Country houses in Agulhas
The towns of L’Agulhas and Struisbaai offer visitors a magical escape to the countryside by the sea; conveniently situated just 2 hours’ drive from Cape Town. The town boasts a string of characterful attractions coloured by the romantic tales of adventures out at sea. When looking for places to stay in Struisbaai or L’Agulhas, why not spend a few nights in a peaceful and comfortable country house, suitable for romantic getaways or weekends away with the whole family.
Country house accommodation in Struisbaai and L’Agulhas offers the friendly kind of service guests would expect when staying at a country house including en-suite rooms, artful lounges and dining areas to enjoy breakfast and dinner.
There are also characterful self-catering farmhouses perfect for couples or small families. Enjoy being in a tranquil farmhouse setting equipped with all the modern amenities you can think of and presented in a warm country atmosphere that will make you feel right at home.
There are also self-catering country houses available where cattle, sheep and wildlife are your only neighbours. Set in a restored, thatched farmhouse, visitors are invited to totally immerse themselves in the simple comforts of country life. Use a traditional ‘donkie’ to heat water and candles to provide soft, glowing light at night while cooking can be done over an open fire under the stars.
Guests can take advantage of a holiday tucked away between hills and ocean and spend the days relaxing in all the comforts of country house accommodation that Struisbaai and L’Agulhas has to offer. When it’s time to stretch the muscles guests can wonder into the town and take in all of its unique attractions.
The whimsical red and white lighthouse was established in 1849 and is still operating today. It is an iconic structure in L’Agulhas and offers visitors the opportunity to be transported back in time. Other attractions include a day out on one of the perfect beaches or a swim in the tidal pools. Nature enthusiasts will revel in the fine beauty and limestone fynbos that forms part of the Agulhas National Park or the nearby De Hoop Nature Reserve.
Country accommodation in Struisbaai and L’Agulhas provides visitors the ultimate escape in a tranquil farm style setting. Relax, unwind and watch nature go by in one of the most beautiful parts of the Cape.