The Velvet Olive 1881 is situated in one of the original streets of Sutherland, Jubilee Street. This self-catering home is ideal for a family or a group of friends wanting to experience the tranquility of Sutherland in a historic house. Enjoy the warmth of an old wood stove, whilst you share a bottle of red wine, dinner and good conversation around the large kitchen table.
The main house (The Velvet Olive )consists of three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a lounge with fireplace, kitchen/dining area with wood stove, fitted with electric stove, microwave and fridge. (Sleeps 8)
The cottage (De Oude Waenhuys) is located on the same property. This beautifully restored cottage consists of an open plan bedroom/lounge with fireplace. The room also has a kitchen and bath with separate toilet. This is perfect for a small family or for a couple. (Sleeps 2).
So escape from the hustle and bustle of city life to enjoy the ambience of this Karoo house, fully equipped for your convenience. Enjoy the starry nightsky at night around a cozy fire or if you prefer not to make your own food – just pop out to the restaurant next door and enjoy true Karoo hospitality.
Your well-behaved pets are welcome!
The self-catering facilities at the Velvet Olive include:
*Kitchen (fully equipped)
*Laundry Facilities on site
*Parking on site
*Radio in dining room
*Television in lounge and cottage(non satellite)
Coming along the N1 from Cape Town, take the R354 from Matjiesfontein inland to Sutherland. Once into Sutherland at the first fourway stop turn right into Kerk St and then first left into Jubilee St.
The Velvet Olive will be the second house on the right.