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Services & Attractions

It is our aim to make your stay a pleasant & cherished experience.

What to expect in your Guest House

Breakfast, meals & more:

  • begin your day with a diverse breakfast,
  • enjoy the lovely breakfast terrace
  • a solar heated saltwater pool
  • garden terrace / pool loungers / extra pool towel
  • we arrange for you a barbeque/ braai*
  • Wellness & Spa treatments*
  • reservations in restaurant or golf course
  • book and / or drive to an enjoyable GAME DRIVE*
  • information materials and leaflets
  • Free Wi Fi


Transfers and more:

  • Airport Transfer*
  • transfers to Golfcourses*
  • driving to winefarms*
  • daytours around Cape Town or sesonal Hermanus* 


* Individual appointments and prices are available on request

Attractions in & around Somerset West

Welcome to Somerset West, South Africa

Windermere Quinns Holiday Home is situated in the picturesque town of Somerset West in the heart of the Western Cape.

It is also the spring-board to the renowned “Garden Route” as well as to the gate of the great “Winelands” district of South Africa. 

Top wineries like “Lourensford” and “Vergere” are our neighbors and can be reached on foot. Also “Morgenster” with wine and olive cultivation should definitely be visited.

Cape Town, Table Mountain, the Waterfront as well as the “Cape of Good Hope” and “Cape Point” are easily accessible.

Simply the ideal holiday destination for day trips in this beautiful part of the world. 

Attractions in and around Somerset West:

Attractions for extravagant day trips:

  • Table Mountain – 1087m above sea level, the true trade mark of Cape Town, can be scaled by foot or by panoramic cable car
  • V&A Waterfront – old harbour, historic buildings, shopping and culinary paradise, meeting spot for many and for everybody
  • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens – founded 1913, on approximately 600ha you will find more than 6000 species of plants, from Protea to Pansy
  • Robben Island – this is home to thousands of penguins, seals, ostriches, springboks and turtles. Nelson Mandela was held prisoner here in cell number 5
  • False Bay – including Muizenberg, Kalk Bay, Fish Hoek, Simons Town and Cape Point. The most scenic drive over Chapman’s Peak down Chapman’s Peak Drive
  • WinelandsStellenbosch, Franschoek and Paarl, traditional as well as the most modern wine estates. Here you will find the most ” Heavenly Drops ” of the Cape
  • Hermanus – fascinating whale watching points. From June to December you may catch sight of up to 80 whales at a time. Mothers with calves
  • Cape Agulhas – the most southern tip of Africa, where Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet

Quick Contact

Sylvia & Dieter Quinnert

E-mail: info@quinns-holiday.com

Telephone (ZA): +27 (0)21 851 4474

Mobile (ZA): +27 (0)79 181 8315

Telephone (DE):  +49 (0)7642-497348

198 Lourensford Road

Somerset West / Land en Zeezicht

Western Cape


Suedafrika / Western Cape

Terms & Conditions

Reservation / Booking:

50% deposit of total amount is required in order to secure your reservation. The rest amount will be paid before arrival or by arrangement.

Cancellation policy:

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Please note:

Our full range of facilities are available during your stay including our pool *all to your own risk! * no safety guard

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Windermere | Quinns Guest House

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