• Entire apartment
  • Kitchen
  • Mountain view
  • Pets allowed
  • BBQ facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Free parking
  • Bath

Featuring air-conditioned accommodation with a patio, Silky Oaks Couples Retreat is located in Riebeek-Kasteel. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi. Malmesbury Golf Club is 24 km away and Wellington Golf Club is 33 km from the apartment. The apartment is equipped with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views. A private entrance leads guests into the apartment, where they can enjoy some chocolates or cookies. The property has an outdoor dining area. Guests can take advantage of the warm weather with the property's barbecue facilities. Guests at the apartment will be able to enjoy activities in and around Riebeek-Kasteel, like cycling and hiking. Breytenbach Sentrum is 33 km from Silky Oaks Couples Retreat, while Moorreesburg Golf Club is 36 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 88 km from the accommodation.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Riebeek-Kasteel, this property has an excellent location score of 10.0

Free private parking available on-site


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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
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  • Coenie
    South Africa South Africa
    Excellent, responsive service from the owner. The cottage offers all comforts a couple would seek, and more.
  • Pamela
    South Africa South Africa
    Clean, comfortable, private, had all amenities required for a self-catering stay
  • Jemma
    South Africa South Africa
    Our stay at Silky Oaks was absolutely incredible. The space is beautifully decorated and fully equipped with everything we could have needed! The kitchen has everything from braai essentials to baking equipment. We thoroughly enjoyed the cozy loft...

Hosted by Anabela

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Silky Oaks isn't just a place to visit; it's a personal hideaway immersed in the stunning landscapes of Riebeek Valley. Our self-catering accommodation is meticulously designed to create an atmosphere of serenity, providing you with the perfect escape from the frantic pace of daily life. Whether you're seeking a romantic excursion, eager to discover local sights, or simply yearning for a break, Silky Oaks in Riebeek Kasteel stands as the ultimate destination for a peaceful getaway. This lovely accommodation sleeps 2 guests and features 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, a kitchen and a living area. The bedroom is situated upstairs and opens to a balcony with outdoor furniture. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and also has a couch and a flat-screen TV. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a bath, shower, toilet, and washbasin. The staircase leads to the kitchen downstairs that’s equipped with a fridge, stove, oven, microwave, toaster, basic cutlery and crockery, as well as tea- and coffee-making facilities. The doors open to a small staircase which leads to the private courtyard with an outdoor dining table with chairs and braai facilities. Off-street parking is available on the private driveway.
I'm Passionate and Energetic, I love life! Proudly SA born but Portuguese raised!
Riebeek-Kasteel is one of the oldest towns in South Africa, situated at 80 km north-east of Cape Town in The Riebeek Valley together with its sister town Riebeek West.
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings

Facilities of Silky Oaks Couples Retreat
Great facilities! Review score, 9.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
    • Dining table
    • Cleaning products
    • Toaster
    • Stovetop
    • Oven
    • Kitchenware
    • Electric kettle
    • Kitchen
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Linen
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Bath or shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Bathrobe
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Dining area
    • Sofa
    • Seating Area
    Media & Technology
    • Flat-screen TV
    • Cable channels
    • Satellite channels
    • TV
    Room Amenities
    • Socket near the bed
    • Clothes rack
    • Mosquito net
    • Private entrance
    • Iron
    Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Outdoor dining area
    • Sun terrace
    • Barbecue
    • BBQ facilities
    • Patio
    • Balcony
    • Terrace
    • Sun umbrellas
    Food & Drink
    • Tea/Coffee maker
    • Live music/performance
    • Bike tours
    • Walking tours
    • Movie nights
    • Pub crawls
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Horse riding
      Additional chargeOff-site
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    Outdoor & View
    • Inner courtyard view
    • Mountain view
    • Garden view
    • View
    Building characteristics
    • Detached
    Reception services
    • Luggage storage
    Entertainment and family services
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Baby safety gates
    • Books, DVDs, or music for children
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Pet bowls
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Silky Oaks Couples Retreat takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 14:00 to 19:00

    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


    From 10:00 to 10:30



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Cot upon request

    Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    1 cot available upon request.

    All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    Please inform Silky Oaks Couples Retreat in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    Legal information

    This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

    FAQs about Silky Oaks Couples Retreat

    • Silky Oaks Couples Retreat is 950 yards from the centre of Riebeek-Kasteel. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Silky Oaks Couples Retreat is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

    • Silky Oaks Couples Retreat can accommodate the following group size:

      • 2 guests

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Silky Oaks Couples Retreat on this page.

    • The prices at Silky Oaks Couples Retreat may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Silky Oaks Couples Retreat offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Bike tours
      • Horse riding
      • Movie nights
      • Live music/performance
      • Pub crawls
      • Walking tours

    • Silky Oaks Couples Retreat has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 1 bedroom

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Silky Oaks Couples Retreat on this page.