Units from R750 per night

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Chelaya Country Lodge
Self-catering accommodation
Somerset West

Harriet and Mike Joao

Mondeor Road | off N2

Somerset West 7129 | South Africa

Deal direct with the owner for prompt response!
Phone: +27 (0)21 858 1574 (office hours)

Fax: +27 (0)86 756 1060

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Chelaya Country Lodge offers tasteful and exclusive self-catering accommodation Somerset West

self-catering accommodation somerset west

A Cape Country establishment, yet only 25 minutes from Cape Town, Chelaya Country Lodge offers guests refreshing and unique self-catering accommodation in Somerset West.

Chelaya is perfectly suited for groups of family, friends, adventurers, corporates and romantic couples looking for a peaceful hideaway.
Self-catering accommodation in Somerset West is reborn with the refreshing, stylish accommodation offered at Chelaya Country Lodge. Breakfast is offered to guests staying in the Homestead out of holiday season.

Rooms and Rates

self-catering accommodation somerset west

  • Self-contained cottages 
  • Self-Catering from R550 per unit per night
  • Bed & Breakfast – R380 per person
  • Exclusive use of the Homestead and Gardens for big groups – R3500 per night
Previous success stories include:
Family Reunions, Honeymoons, Weekend Breaks, Touring Groups, Winter Getaways, Family Holidays,
Business/Corporate Retreats

Long-term stays negotiable.

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Facilities & Services


If we don’t have it we will try and arrange it!

  • Discounted Car Hire
  • Informal Function Venue
  • Rim Flow swimming pool with view over False Bay
  • Booking of excursions and activities
  • Specialized guided tours
  • Limousine and chauffeur driven transport

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For the adventure seeker

The Western Cape offers:

Shark Cage Diving, Hiking, Cycling, Deep Sea Fishing, Scuba Diving, Abseiling, Surfing, Wake- and Sand Boarding, Kite Surfing and so much more.

Chelaya understands adventurous souls and offers soothing home comforts after a day's excitement and adrenalin.

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Informal Functions

informal functions

Kom Kuier in die Khaya!
  • Having a party and don't want to drink and drive?
  • The Khaya is a great informal function venue and is available to groups booking the Homestead on an Exclusive Use basis.
  • • Please email direct for a personalised quotation based on the size of your group and learn about the additional services offered for your special occasion.

We regret:
no 18th or 21st Parties.

Discounted Car Hire

With Free Airport Transfers
Available to Chelaya guests only.
  • Honda Civic, automatic three door. R180 per day
  • Toyota Camry, manual.
    R210 per day
  • Toyota Fortuner, manual
    (can seat 7) R380 per day
  • Toyota Prado, automatic
    (can seat 7) R530 per day
  • Free airport transfers are done in the vehicle hired by the guest and therefore may be limited to the amount of people possible to fit into that particular car with our driver. If another larger car is required for the airport transfer normal transfer costs will be applied.

First 150 km per day free, thereafter R5/km.

Things to do nearby

things to do

More central than Cape Town itself!

Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Paarl, Hermanus, Gans Bay, the Cape Peninsula...

There is so much on offer within an hour of Chelaya and we are able to arrange excursions to almost everything. We also have a collection of ‘unusual’ day tours, excursions and activities if you are a group that prefers to do things differently. Eg: Cape Point on a vintage sidecar, Stellenbosch Winelands on horseback etc.