On Escombe is a serene self-catering cottage in the Parks, close to Universities, Hospitals, and the CBD. On Escombe combines the best of 2 worlds. It is set in a beautiful, peaceful and quiet suburb full of old trees and a multitude of different birds, while still being close to businesses, amenities, entertainment, high quality shops and culinary delights, in this vibrant and colourful city.
The cottage can accommodate up to 2 guests, and contains 1 bedroom, a separate bathroom, and an open-plan kitchen and living room. The bedroom contains a queen-size bed. An electric blanket and additional blankets and wraps are provided for those chilly evenings. The bathroom contains a bath and overhead shower, a hairdryer, and toiletries.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove and oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster, and cutlery and crockery. Complimentary starter tea and coffee is provided. The living area features a work space, and a flat-screen TV, a DVD player and DStv. Free fibre Wi-Fi is provided.
The living area opens to a private garden. Wake up to the choir of the many birds, pick your herbs for supper or just relax in your green oasis in the warm light of the sunset after a busy working day or sightseeing in buzzing Joburg.
Secure off-street parking with a remote control is provided on the property. The cottage has outside beams for your safety.
The Parks are beautiful and very popular suburbs in the North of Johannesburg. On Estcombe is a 2 minute drive from 44 Stanley with its restaurants, curated stores and offices, a 5 minutes drive from Melville which offers restaurants, bars, and live music, 5 minutes drive from Braamfontein which offers the Neighbourgoods Market, Jazz club Orbit, and Wits Art Museum, and 5 minutes drive from Parkview which offers grocery shops, a pharmacy, post office and restaurants. It is a 10 minute drive from Rosebank Mall and Melrose Arch, and approximately 21 km from OR Tambo International Airport.
Beautifully appointed. Comfortable bed, large, tasteful suite with all the little luxuries that made our stay memorable, as well as a pretty garden to sit in. Thank you to Katerina, our charming host.