Below is a list of companies/service providers/general workers that have been made use of by residents in our community and are recommended. This is a great way to support local Hout Bay businesses and people and if you know of a business or person that you think should be in this list then please let us know via Facebook or Email.
References: "I would like to add a super lady who’s worked for me while I was recuperating and now is looking for work to fill those days. She has myself and a couple of other references to vouch for her." - Jean 084 790 2127
References: "Caroline works for us when we have Airbnb guests checking out which is often once or twice a week in season. However, she has indicated that she prefers a more regular employ going forward. Zimbabwean. Diligent, works non-stop until all done, honest and friendly. Available five days a week but is also prepared to work on weekends. Highly recommended." - Rainer Kloos 082 449 7666
References: "My domestic, Gloria, who is also a Nanny & great with children, is looking for another 2 days per week of work - either looking after children or as a domestic. She’s also worked at an Airbnb, checking guests in. I’ve known her for over 8 years. She’s absolutely trustworthy, speaks great English, is reliable & thorough. She’s from Hout Bay & lives in IY. She has her own children & is a great mother" - Bridget 072 257 2517
8 years experience as a domestic worker and cleaner.
Available 3 days per week: Monday/Tuesday/Friday/Saturday
References: "Moved to Cape Town a little over 3 months ago and has been training at our home with her sister, Ester. Agnes is looking for a better life here, in Cape Town and to be closer to her family. Agnes is keen to learn (in the time she has been with us she has learnt quickly) and is a hard worker, an all rounder in the home. She has a beautiful smile to light up the room. Agnes is keen to find a semi or permanent housekeeping job." - Terrance Close
References: "Previously worked in Hout Bay for 10 years and returned to Malawi for a few years to spend time with her kids. Available immediately. Shellisca is highly experienced in all matters household and great with kids too. She lives in Hout Bay with her husband and youngest son," - Rainer 082 440 7666
References: "We're using Jerry to fix up our paving in our front garden and have been very impressed so far." - Peta 083 789 6600
References: "If anyone need painting done I can strongly recommend the nicest chap, Daniel Ndunalonga who has just painted my house in and out. He is extremely conscientious, tidy and reliable and paints well. " - Tracey 083 419 1499
References: "Used frequently for all types of garden work, tree and hedge cutting and refuse removal. Friendly, reliable and very cost competitive. Highly recommended." - Helen 064 045 6648
References: "Highly recommended" - Delany 083 388 9825 • Chris 082 570 3169 • Snell 064 045 6648 • Inga 082 499 5330 • Gaby 084 888 5540 • Jepson 082 773 2592
References: "Best painter in the bay, he has excellent references in Hout Bay, Llandudno and beyond" - Katherine 060 662 1224
BK Studios prints t-shirts, tracksuits, caps and more for churches, corporations, class reunions, family events, school events, birthdays, anniversaries, baby showers etc. No job is too big or small. Plain and coloured t-shirts also available for sale. Located at Iziko Lobomi in IY
References: "Raymond Masara has lived in our cottage for 10 years + (so in our hood) and is doing lovely work. If you have printing needs, do support him" - Caroline 082 802 3123
References: "Conscienscious, Punctual and Skilled. It was just a pleasure to have them working around and inside the house. Always let the place neat after work. Excellent value. I can recommend them highly" - Eric Brossier email@example.com