House Boat Elgin, Stokies Ark

Phone: +27 (0)67 655 8248

House Boat Elgin, Stokies Ark

Phone: +27 (0)67 655 8248

The latest accommodation addition to South Hill Vineyards is the much anticipated House Boat.

An original Langebaan Houseboat newly restored in chic Scandi-style, this off-grid, comfortable houseboat is perfect for a water-based family holiday, getaway with friends or relaxing, romantic retreat. Permanently moored on the banks of the farms largest dam, the House Boat, Stokies Ark, provides a unique location and gorgeous views of the surrounding Kogelberg Biosphere mountains and South Hill vineyards.

The Houseboat sleeps 6 adults or 4 adults & 4 kids
First cabin – queen-sized
Second cabin queen-sized bed
Third cabin – two single bunk beds – suitable for two adults or up to 4 children,


Open-plan kitchen-lounge-dining area with indoor fireplace; 4 plate-gas stove & oven; fridge & deep freeze.

Off the grid living – the Houseboat has a 5Kw inverter solar system with battery back-up power, a great education for sustainable living.

Compact washroom with hot-water shower and basin; separate toilet and basin

On-land braai facility and dining area; rooftop sun deck perfect for sunbathing, reading and relaxing

Safety compliant

Good to know 

Although family-friendly, may not be suitable for young children

The dam is populated by a variety of bird life and is perfect for swimming, catch & release bass fishing.

Kayaks are available and we encourage you to bring your own SUP, fishing rods and any other water sport crafts.

The House Boat is available on a self-catering basis. Your stay includes a wine tasting of the South Hill range of wines.

Breakfast, lunch and wine tasting and sales available at our on-site Restaurant Fridays to Mondays

Wine tasting open 7 days a week 09h00 – 16h00 

Bookings and Enquiries

 (minimum stay: two nights over Friday/ Saturday weekend and Public holidays)

Individual room night rate is available during the week, please enquire for further information


113 Elgin Valley Road
Elgin, Grabouw

+27 21 844 0888


Open every Wednesday  to Sunday 08h00 to 16h00

Wine Tasting as above

Wine sales 7 days per week

Closed Monday & Tuesday (enquiries welcome)

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