From R1664 per Unit

The One Guesthouse

From R1664 per Unit



The One Guesthouse
The ultra-chic and modern The One Guesthouse at 1 Francolin Street, Monte Sereno, Somerset West, offers its guests a choice of mountain, sea and pool view rooms. Each room is lavishly and stylishly appointed and decorated by an experienced and well know interior designer. The boutique guesthouse offers its guest comfortable accommodation at affordable prices. The One Guesthouse is situated high above the city of Somerset West, with breath taking views over the mountains, city and False Bay. On our doorstep is the winelands of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Cape Town districts.
The One Guesthouse is owner managed and is well known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere, great breakfasts and the home-from-home feeling it provides its guests. Relax either next to the lovely pool, outside of each room with your own private little terrace with furniture or on the front balcony with the greatest views over our mountains, city and ocean.
Amenities (Facilities)
Five modern and stylish bedrooms offer our discerning guests everything they require for a relaxing stay. The rooms and public spaces are all designed to afford our guests the best possible views of our beautiful surroundings. The lounge, dining room and kitchen all have direct access onto the balcony overlooking the spectacular and breath-taking views.
Three of our bedrooms offer extra length queen sized beds, one bedroom has an extra length king sized bed and one bedroom offers two extra length single beds that may be made into an extra length king size bed on request.

Activities (Explore)
Somerset West is nestled between the Hottentots Holland Mountains and False Bay, approximately 45 Km from Cape Town. The Cape Town International Airport is only 25 minutes away along the N2 motorway. Just a short distance from several lovely beaches, the winelands for wine tasting and the mountains. It offers the discerning guest opportunities to play golf, swim at one of the beaches, go hiking or dine out in a very large selection of very fine eating establishments in and around our city.
. Cape Town 45 km
. Cape Town International Airport 30 km
. Stellenbosch 17 km
. Gordon's Bay 16 km
. Strand 7 km
. Stony Point Penguin Colony at Betty's Bay 51 km
. Boulders Penguin Colony at Simon's Town 52 km
. Hermanus 80 km (N2) or 98 km (scenic route)
If you are more adventurous there are more on offer. Go horse riding, biking, fishing or for the ultimate thrill seeker, go diving with the sharks. All of these are easily arranged and never too far away from your home-away-from-home, The One Guesthouse.
Cape Town of course offers our customers many attractions and since it is only 45 km away, it is within easy reach of Somerset West. Find out more via the links below or contact our front desk.
. Love Cape Town (follow the Helderberg link for Somerset West specific information)
. Gate 69 - Cabaret Theatre
. Robben Island
. Table Mountain Cableway
. V&A Waterfront
. Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden
. Two Oceans Aquarium
. Cape Point
Golf Course Nearby
. Strand Golf Club
. Somerset West Golf Club
. Erinvale Country and Golf Estate
. Stellenbosch Golf Club
. De Zalze Golf Club
. Arabella Golf Course
. Milnerton Golf Club
. Royal Cape Golf Club
. Westlake Golf Club
. Clovelly Country Club
. Atlantic Beach Golf Club
. Hermanus Golf Club
. Devonvale Golf & Wine Estate
. Pearl Valley Jack Nickluas Signature Golf (at Val de Vie Estate)
Somerset West Entertainment
Somerset West has a lot to offer in terms of entertainment. The city is situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands and of course these wine estates form a large part of what we do in and around town. Right here in town you can already find estates such as Lourensford Farm and the historic Vergelegen Estate. Both boast lovely restaurants, and wine tasting. In town there are numerous excellent eating establishments, spoiling the customers with a wide-ranging selection of cuisines.
If shopping is more your thing, then the Somerset Mall is surely a destination not to be missed. There are also some street markets the explore and bargains to be had. For more serious shopping, the malls of Cape Town are only 40 minutes away.
. The Playhouse Theater 4 km
. Vergelegen Wine Estate 5 km
. Lourensford Farm 6 km
. Somerset Mall 4 km
. Country Craft Market 2km
. Root 44 Market 14 km
The Ocean and Beaches
Somerset West is only a short drive away from some of the loveliest beaches in the Western Cape. Explore the long beaches of The Strand (only 10 minutes away) or the lovely Bikini Beach in Gordon's Bay (20 minutes away). Head out to Cape Town and Muizenberg for many more exquisite beaches.
Take a drive along the coastal road from Gordon's Bay around the Eastern end of False Bay toward Betty's Bay and further afield. The scenery is breath taking.
In spring time, our coast is visited by the whales who come close to shore to calf and nurture their young. They can be spotted anywhere along the coast, but of course Hermanus, only an hour away, is the most famous for whale spotting.
. Strand Beach 7km
. Bikini Beach at Gordon's Bay 16 km
. Muizenberg 37 km
. Clifton 50 km
. Llandudno (Sandy Bay) 60 km
. Hout Bay 54 km
. Big Bay at Bloubergstrand 57 km
Our guests may avail themselves of our concierge services. Whether you would like to rent a car, arrange a transfer, organise a golf game or make a restaurant reservation, our team is there to assist and help you with these tasks. You are invited to enquire at reception for any of these:
. Golf
. Restaurant reservations / recommendations
. Flight reservations or alterations
. Tours
. Massage / Spa
. Laundry service


Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Access
  • Non-Smoking
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television

On Site Facilities

  • Laundry
  • Pool
  • Secure Parking

Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Beauty
  • Biking
  • Golf Course
  • Gym
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Tours
  • Wine Route




  • This is a Free Accommodation Participant.
  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 93%
  • Average Response Time: 4 hours
  • This establishment does not have credit card facilities.

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1 Francolin Street, Monte Sereno, 7129

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