Peers Village, Fish Hoek – Cape Town
The retirement village consists of 173 cottages comprising a selection of 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms units each with an attached single or double garage. All cottages have covered verandas fronting onto a private garden, which can be fenced. The layout of the retirement village is planned around a central main road with side roads branching into separate Closes, each comprising 8 – 11 cottages.
Qualifications to be a Resident in Peers Village
To qualify as a resident in Peers Village one must be at least 65 years of age, although one’s current spouse can be younger. Peers Village has no upper age limit; however the resident must be able to live independently to benefit from the lifestyle the retirement village offers.
The Club House comprises the administration office, a lounge, dining room, a well stocked library and a small function room. Post is delivered to the Club House and is available for collection from your post box in the foyer. There is a solar heated swimming pool in the garden area in front of the Club House. This is for the use of residents and their guests. Braais and special functions are arranged on a regular basis. Midday meals are served in the dining room and are voluntary they are paid for separately from the levy. Meals can be delivered to those who cannot come to the dining room. Evening meals are arranged from time to time. Guests are welcome.
Clubs & Societies
Since the first residents moved into the Village in November 1997 it has been most encouraging to see how many activities have been started by and for the residents. These include the following:
- Monthly Newsletter
- Garden Club
- Bingo, Bridge & Mahjon
- Travel Club
- Video Club
- Exercise Class
- Numerous entertainments
- Several outing
This has been a top priority. The retirement village has only one entrance situated off Genoa Avenue. All visitors report to Security at the village entrance and are permitted access only if their visit is approved by a resident or a member of the village staff through the use of the internal telephone system. The entire external perimeter has an electrified alarmed security fence and is patrolled regularly by the security staff. No canvassing is permitted!
Residents are welcome to bring their pets with them when they come to live at Peers Village. However there is a limit of 2 small domestic pets to each cottage.