BBQ facilities
Free WiFi
Free parking
Private bathroom
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms

The Cottage Collection Paternoster offers spacious, self-catering cottages. It is surrounded by lush gardens and is just a 2-minute walk from Paternoster Bay, located in the second row from the beach.

The Cottage Collection's cottages feature a unique contemporary design. Each cottage offers a fully-equipped kitchen with a microwave and dishwasher, and a lounge room with a flat-screen TV with limited satellite channels and a DVD player. Some cottages have a fireplace. It also includes a separate dining area.

There are a number of restaurants and café’s within a 5-minute walk of the The Cottage Collection, serving a range of local and international cuisine.

The Cottage Collection is 93.2 miles north of Cape Town. Free private parking is available on site.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

The Cottage Collection Paternoster has been welcoming guests since 26 May 2011.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free parking available on-site

Reliable info
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Accommodation Type
Bedroom 1:
2 single beds
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
1 double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do the Studio Cottages have private Patio/Braai area or is it shared with other guests?
    Thank you very much for the message received, The Studio Cottages each have a private braai area.
    Answered on 8 November 2020
  • Hi, We are one family looking to book 23 - 27 December 2020. I see you only have 2 apartments left for this period. Would it be possible to get 2 a..
    Greetings and thank you very much for the message received. Unfortunately all our units are booked for the dates you We do have units next to each ot..
    Answered on 8 November 2020
  • Hi, do you have Wifi? How far is the beach from the cottage? Is it walking distance?
    Good Day I am delighted to inform you that all our cottages come with great complimentary Wi-Fi. Our cottages are about 150m - 200m walk from the beach.
    Answered on 26 March 2021
  • Hi I want to come with my kids for a few days. Will we be able to go on the beach for walks? I am thinking begging of February
    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your interest to stay us here at the lovely Cottage Collection. With the current level 3 restrictions, our beaches a..
    Answered on 26 January 2021
  • hi, beforw I book, please can you confirm that I will be able to bring my dog with us next weekend. thanks
    Thank you very much for the message received. Unfortunately our units are not Pet Friendly.
    Answered on 8 November 2020
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Managed by Wessel, Moses & Arthur

Company review score: 9.7Based on 837 reviews from 3 properties
3 managed properties

Property information

The Cottage Collection is a small, hand picked portfolio of self catering holiday accommodation in the quaint fishing village of Paternoster on South Africa’s West Coast. We put together the very best holiday cottages available in Paternoster. All our cottages are graded 4 star by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa. Our portfolio is suited to all parties; so whether you are a couple, a family spending a special holiday together or a group of friends or colleagues looking for that special hide-away, we will certainly meet your stay requirements with our numerous options available. Paternoster possesses a special kind of magic, one which every visitor feels but few can define. Its down-to-earth coastal lifestyle and centuries-old traditions are the soul of this working fisherman’s village.

Languages spoken

Property surroundings *
Facilities of The Cottage Collection Paternoster
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3
Most popular facilities
Free parking
Free WiFi
BBQ facilities
Non-smoking rooms
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Fireplace
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Laptop safe
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Private entrance
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

House rules

The Cottage Collection Paternoster takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 18:00

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


From 08:00 to 10:00



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

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 12 years 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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted The Cottage Collection Paternoster accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that The Cottage Collection Paternoster has no reception.You can collect your keys at the address stated in the booking confirmation. Please contact the property in advance for further details using the contact details on the booking confirmation.

Please note that pets can be accommodated at the property upon prior arrangement only and at an additional charge.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform The Cottage Collection Paternoster 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.

Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

FAQs about The Cottage Collection Paternoster

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at The Cottage Collection Paternoster (subject to availability). These can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 4 guests

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

  • The nearest beach is just 50 yards from The Cottage Collection Paternoster.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at The Cottage Collection Paternoster (subject to availability). These have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 2 bedrooms

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

  • The Cottage Collection Paternoster is 850 yards from the centre of Paternoster.

  • Yes, The Cottage Collection Paternoster is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The Cottage Collection Paternoster offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Horse riding

  • Check-in at The Cottage Collection Paternoster is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

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

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Cottage Collection Paternoster on this page.