Somerset West Self-catering Accommodation 

Forest Rest offers Self Catering Holiday Apartment accommodation in Helderberg, Western Cape Province. Situated in a peaceful, secure valley in the foothills of the majestic Helderberg Mountain, it offers the ideal tranquil environment for both holiday and business visitors.


Forest Rest has two fully equipped self-catering garden apartments. Each Apartment sleeps 2 people (double bed/queen bed) and are fitted with fully equipped kitchens.

Things to Do

Forest Rest is centrally located to various attractions and activities such as Historic wine estates; white sandy beaches of Strand and Gordons Bay and a variety of world-class golf courses.


Forest Rest is an incredibly photogenic venue.  The beautiful surroundings and the lovely garden with unique pool and water features are an inspiration to photographers. It makes it the perfect Wedding Preparation Venue. We also provide breakfast on request.   

Guest Comments

This is like Paradise! Much more wonderful than we ever could imagine. It's not only the lovely decorated flat, it's the lovely family. We apreciated the way you have been taken care of us. We do hope we will be back to Forest Rest in a near future!