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Entire guesthouse hosted by Phil
6 guests2 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
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This renovated cottage was once used as stabling for oxen & horses in the early 1900's and is now a B&B on the edge of town, just a stone's throw away from local farmlands. Owned by Dean and Phil, who run the local market. It is 145 square meter, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom (shower and toilet) cottage that comfortably sleeps up to 6 people. Offering a quiet location, still very near the centre of town with free wifi and a great breakfast (included in the price).

The space
The Stable is at the edge of Porterville but within walking distance of many things to do. Golf, Squash, Museum (very small but cute), shops, ATMs, 3 places to eat out, Flyers Lodge for paragliders, the tourism office are all within 2-5 minutes walk.

By car there are more attractions within 10-40 minutes drive including a stunning Farmer's Market every Saturday, 22 Waterfalls, Indie Ale Brewery, Protea farms, Olive Farms, Micro Herb gardeners and more.

If you prefer the peace and quiet, then simply staying in and enjoying the beautiful stars and quiet nights.

Guest access
Guests have full access to the whole guest cottage.
This renovated cottage was once used as stabling for oxen & horses in the early 1900's and is now a B&B on the edge of town, just a stone's throw away from local farmlands. Owned by Dean and Phil, who run the local market. It is 145 square meter, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom (shower and toilet) cottage that comfortably sleeps up to 6 people. Offering a quiet location, still very near the centre of town with free wifi and a… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 bunk bed

Amenities

Breakfast
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
Hangers
Iron
Hair dryer
Dedicated workspace
TV with Netflix

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4.96 out of 5 stars from 24 reviews

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Location

Porterville, Western Cape, South Africa

Porterville is a picturesque town on the slopes of the beautiful Olifants River Mountains at the foot of Voorberg. The Stable is located at the top end of Porterville, a few steps away from the farmer's fields and with views of the magnificent Olifants River Mountains. Guests can relax away from a big city, but also enjoy the small town atmosphere and events within minutes drive, if desired.
Porterville is a picturesque town on the slopes of the beautiful Olifants River Mountains at the foot of Voorberg. The Stable is located at the top end of Porterville, a few steps away from the farmer's fields…

Hosted by Phil

Joined in April 2015
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This renovated cottage was once stables and is now a B&B situated on the edge of town, just a stone’s throw from local farmlands. Owned by Dean and Phil, who run the local farmer’s market, the cottage provides a unique base to explore Porterville. The Stable is a bed and breakfast featuring a 145 m² cottage with 2 big bedrooms, open plan kitchen, and lounge, a private garden, and braai. The Stable is located on the quiet edge of Porterville town and provides accommodation with free Wi-Fi. Guests can relax away from a big city, but also enjoy the small-town atmosphere and events within minutes' drive.
This renovated cottage was once stables and is now a B&B situated on the edge of town, just a stone’s throw from local farmlands. Owned by Dean and Phil, who run the local farmer’s…
During your stay
We have fallen in love with Porterville, and are more than happy to share all our knowledge of the area with guests in order help tailor any visit to The Stable into the perfect getaway.
When you arrive, you will be enthusiastically greeted by our resident security team.... Buddy, Belle and JB. The 3 onsite Dachshunds. :-)

If you need anything during your visit, we are always available via a call ((PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)) or you can knock on the Main House door if we are home
We have fallen in love with Porterville, and are more than happy to share all our knowledge of the area with guests in order help tailor any visit to The Stable into the perfect ge…
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $330
Cancellation policy