Highcliffe House, Gordons Bay

Western Cape, South Africa

Highcliffe House


65 Boundary Road, Gordon Heights, Gordon’s Bay, 7140, Cape Helderberg, Western Cape, South Africa

Jane Yeomans

+27 (0)21 856-0845

+27 (0)21 856-4840

+27 (0)82 851-2603





Highcliffe House overlooks beautiful Gordon’s Bay and our 3 luxurious self-contained apartments offer stunning views across False Bay. to Table Mountain, round to the Helderberg & Hottentots Holland Mountains.

Highcliffe House is close to safe, sandy beaches, and from July to November False Bay is a haven for whale and dolphin watching, as well as for many water sports, particularly fishing and yachting, as Gordon’s Bay boasts two harbours – the old fishing harbour and the new Harbour Island – a yachtsman’s paradise. Shark Cage Diving, Hiking, and Quad Biking are all available nearby.

In addition, there are 5 championship golf courses all within 15 Km and the wonderful Cape Winelands are just 10 Km away, starting with the Helderberg wine region and on to Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek. Cape Town International Airport is an easy 20 minute drive, and all the attractions of central Cape Town just 40 minutes.

This 4-star guest house is ideal for the discerning guest who wants comfortable luxury, with the flexibility of self-catering. The kitchens are all fully equipped, the spacious bedrooms all have en-suite bathrooms, and the comfortable lounges provide all the comforts of home, including satellite television, DVD/CD, air conditioning and ceiling fans.

The Merlot Suite:

This beautiful apartment has an attractive sitting room with a comfortable sofa and a fireplace for those colder Winter evenings. It opens onto a balcony with a built-in gas barbecue – a lovely place to sit with a glass of wine watching the sun set over the Bay.

The spacious cherry wood kitchen is fully equipped and there is a breakfast bar with 2 stools, as well as a dining table and chairs, which seats 4.

The large air conditioned bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with corner bath and separate shower.

The queen-size bed is fitted with cotton percale linen and there is a comfy chair to sit and enjoy the stunning view of False Bay.  Wake up to the sight of yachts in the Bay, and the sound of the gulls circling overhead.

The  Riesling Suite:

This large two bedroomed apartment is ideal for a family of four, or for two couples traveling together.

The spacious bedrooms are both en-suite, one with a corner bath and separate shower, toilet & hand basin, and one with a shower, toilet & hand basin. Both bedrooms have twin beds that can be made into king-size beds, with cotton percale linen, and the rooms are large enough to accommodate comfortable seating – one even has a sofa on which to relax with a cup of coffee and enjoy the outstanding view.

The sitting room, which also affords a beautiful sea view, is open plan to the spacious kitchen/diner, which is fully equipped and has a granite top bar counter with 4 stools, as well as a dining table

and chairs for 4 people. For guests wishing to barbecue there is a lovely garden outside the apartment for al fresco dining with breathtaking views of the Helderberg Mountains that turn pink as the sun sets.

The Pinotage Suite:

This large one bedroom apartment, with wonderful mountain views, offers really spacious accommodation for visitors looking for something special.

The large lounge has a fireplace, comfortable sofas including a sleeper couch, a dining area for 4 and opens onto a private patio with barbecue facilities, as well as onto the pool patio.

The separate modern fitted kitchen is fully equipped, and has a granite top bar counter with stools.

The spacious bedroom has a king size bed, ample fitted cupboards, its own satellite TV and a large en-suite bathroom with ‘slipper’ bath and separate shower.

The pool and patio are the perfect place to relax after a day sightseeing or playing golf, enjoy a glass of wine at the bar, watching the sun set over the bay, or dine ‘al fresco’ with a South African ‘braai’. Highcliffe House is the perfect holiday venue offering luxury, peace & tranquility.

Please enquire with the venue as to the current rates.


From Cape Town International Airport, take the N2 north towards Somerset West. Pass through Strand and stay on the N2 until just before Sir Lowry’s Pass. Turn Right onto the M165 (signposted Gordon’s Bay and Kleinmond (R44)). Follow the road into Gordon’s Bay and just before the T-junction at the end, turn left into Boundary Road. Proceed up the hill to the top and Highcliffe House is on the left corner of Bulbine and Boundary Road.

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