Somerset Villa Guesthouse

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
136 Helderberg College Road, Somerset West, Cape Town, 7130, South Africa
4.3 out of 5 rating 49 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Somerset Villa Guesthouse in Cape Town (Firgrove Rural), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Spier Wine Estate and Stellenbosch University. This guesthouse is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Helderberg and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Cheetah Outreach.


Stay in one of 10 guestrooms featuring LED televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and electric kettles, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages or enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool. This guesthouse also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance. The shuttle (surcharge) will take you to the nearby beach or shopping center.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Helderberg - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Cheetah Outreach - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Strand Golf Club - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Erinvale Golf Club - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Helderberg Nature Reserve - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Vergelegen Wine Estate - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
Monkey Town Primate Centre - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Root 44 - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
Harmony Park - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Blue Rock Adventure Park - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Vergenoegd Wine Estate - 11.5 km / 7.2 mi
De Zalze Golf Club - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Hottentots-Holland Nature Reserve - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Cape Town Film Studios - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi

The preferred airport for Somerset Villa Guesthouse is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 29.1 km / 18.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 400 per room (one-way)
  • Pet fee: ZAR 0 per pet, per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Library
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Reception hall
  • -Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking