Self-catering accommodation in Napier
Exploring the Overberg is truly a must for anyone travelling in South Africa. You can enjoy the best of the Cape Winelands as well as view some of the most beautiful coastlines and mountain ranges in the world. This is also where the quaint country-side village of Napier is situated, at the foot of the Soetmuisberg, just under 2 hour’s drive from Cape Town.
One of the best ways to journey around this region is by organising self-catering accommodation that gives you the freedom to come and go as you please. When looking for this kind of lodging in Napier you’ll have a wide range options to choose from as they range from budget to luxury, from romantic to pet friendly accommodation.
From holiday homes to luxury villas and cottages as well as self-contained chalets and weekend apartments, Napier has self-catering options for almost every requirement. Most of these also include a fully equipped kitchen and dining areas or at the very least a kitchenette, as well as various services like laundry, Wi-Fi and DSTV. You can also enquire about pet-friendly establishments as many have a policy of accommodating your furry friends with prior notice.
Once you’re settled in to your Napier self-catering accommodation, you’ll love exploring this village in the picturesque Overberg region. It’s nestled between majestic mountain ranges and is also part of the towns that make up the southern point of Africa. One of the first things you’ll notice is the incredible sight of rolling hills of canola, wheat and barley. The hills truly come alive with colour in spring when the wildflowers are in bloom. You can also get lucky and come across flocks of South Africa’s national bird, the endangered Blue Crane.
The town of Napier is renowned for its old warm charm and you’ll notice cottages that were built over 100 years ago side-by-side with contemporary homes. Regardless of where you go you’ll be able to take in the relaxing rural atmosphere and delicious local cuisine. All of the restaurants, pubs and farm stalls have access to farm-fresh, locally produced ingredients from the surrounding farmlands. In the early summer, Napier is famous for the large quantities of strawberries that ripen in the surrounding district.
Whether you’re looking for just the basics for a great price or want to find a plush, luxury self-catering experience, you’ll love spending time in Napier. All of the accommodation in this area provides relaxation and privacy that are great for family holidays, as well as romantic weekend getaways.