Boudoir Santa Cecilia Self-catering Accommodation in Short Street in the heart of Riebeek Kasteel in the Riebeek Valley Western Cape South Africa Riebeek Kasteel Self-catering Accommodation Boudoir Santa Cecilia in Short Street in the heart of the Riebeek Valley Western Cape South Africa

Open plan layout, looking towards the sleeping area. Queen size bed with crisp, white linen; kitchen and alcove with day bed in the background. Well equipped kitchen with Nespresso coffee machine. Another view of the sleeping area with beautiful antique dresser.
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Outside: On top of the pretty Santa Cecilia winery and under Hoof Street’s signature old oak, is perhaps Kasteel’s only penthouse . . You are in the very centre of town, right in the scenic hub of village life. Restaurants and shops are so close you can order in! In fact, park and forget about your car.

Inside: A very spacious & romantic open plan studio, decorated in a quirky, artistic manner with antique furniture, original art and delightful finds from country auctions. Emphasis has been placed on indulgent sleeping and lounging arrangements, comprising of a queen size bed with quality linen and a day bed with a view. The bathroom has a generous shower (no bath). The kitchen is equipped with crockery & cutlery, fridge, gas hob, microwave, kettle & toaster.
A Nespresso coffee machine (pods supplied) will add extra zing to your mornings.

To do: Start your day with a slow breakfast at one of the restaurants and stroll through Short Street. Stop at the deli for some charcuterie and other delights. Next stop, The Wine Kollective. Taste the Swartland wines that are rocking the international scene and browse the speciality shops for a special purchase. Prepare a sumptuous spread at the Boudoir or take a drive around the area. Be sure to book at the restaurant you have selected for dinner.

Alternatively, you can horse ride, mountain bike, star gaze, bird watch and do all those things, other people tell you, you should do.

Love life.

Rates: R880 per night for 2 people + R100 if bedding for the day bed is required.
Midweek Special (Monday to Thursday nights) R700 for 2 people if minimum 3 nights are booked.
50% deposit confirms; payable strictly within 7 days from date of booking.


The Santa Cecilia Winery on the ground floor of the building. The building seen from the entrance to Short Street. The street elevation of the Santa Cecilia building, with the boudoir on the second storey. Short Street with its shops and restaurants.

Enquiries & Bookings

Anton Espost 076 012 9204 • Gordon Turner 083 306 0527

Self-catering Accommodation Riebeek Kasteel Riebeek Valley

The entrance to Short Street with Boudoir Santa Cecilia in the background.