Situated directly at the Walker Bay facing the Atlantic Ocean and the coastline of Hermanus you`ll find this small exclusive lodge. At this place luxury ambiance meets genuine warmth and here you`ll experience the wonders of nature in their full glory.
The lodge is located in de Kelders - a small village at the Atlantic Ocean between Stanford and Gansbaai.
Whether you are looking for adrenalin and decide to go on a shark cage diving trip to discover the Great White Sharks as close as possible or if you decide to savor the local wines at the estates in the nearby Stanford Valley - our friendly staff would be glad to assist you with information and make your stay an unforgettable and enjoyable experience.
A hiking trail passes by in front of the Lodge and takes you to the Walker Bay Nature Reserve where 13km of untouched sandy beaches invite you to picnic and enjoy the most stunning sunsets.
The trail sidles along the high cliffs of de Kelders where you have the worldwide best possibilities for land based whale watching between July and December.
The lodge is ideally situated in a very serene environment, but offers plenty to see and do including shark cage diving, horse-riding, mountain biking, etc. There are plenty of winefarms as well as a brewery near by.
Further guided activities on offer include:
-horse back riding along the beaches
-whale and seal colony cruises
-4x4 fynbos tours and kajaking tours
Coming from Cape Town:
Take the N2 towards George for ca 80km. Turn left and take the R43 towards Hermanus. Follow the R43 trough Hermanus and Stanford and youll reach de Kelders.
Coming from George:
Take the N2 towards Cape Town. Turn left in Riviersonderend and follow the R326 to Stanford. In Stanford turn left into the R43 and follow the road to de Kelders.
In De Kelders:
Take the first entrance into de Kelders on your right and turn left at the first paved crossing (landmark ANLO) into the Hoof Weg (Main Road). Take the second road on your right and turn into Ingang Straat. Sea Star Lodge welcomes you after 200m on your left.
The Master Suite is ultra luxurious and provides uninterrupted views over the bay. The bedroom is stylish and very spacious with panoramic windows, elegant furniture and African arts.
There is a king-size bed with high quality mattress, two lounge chairs with a coffee table, an executive desk and a 46" LCD screen with DVD player and satellite TV.
The magnificent bathroom has a luxurious bath tub which is easily the main feature of the suite. It is state of the art and completely decadent!
There are also basins, a toilet and a bidet, all designed by ALESSI, and a GROHE rain-shower completes the double shower for a unique shower experience.
The Honeymoon Suite has a spacious open-plan and unique corner location with panoramic windows overlooking the Walker Bay and the sandy dunes of the Fynbos Nature Reserve.
The living area has two comfortable lounge chairs with coffee table, a king-size bed, a 50" plasma screen with DVD player and satellite TV, a fireplace and an executive desk.
The open and freestanding designer bath completes the offering making this an ideal romantic get-away. There is also a separate open rain shower.
The comfortably appointed Bay View Room offers views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Hermanus skyline. It is elegantly furnished with a lounge chair and coffee table, a king-size bed as well as a business desk. There is a 36" LCD screen with DVD player and satellite TV.
The bathroom features a modern deep soaking tub and a separate shower. The panoramic sliding door provides direct access to the balcony and the mirrored solar-shield windows provides total privacy.
The Expedition Room is unique in that guests can enjoy the amazing sea view from the bath, the shower as well as the ultra-cosy Queen-size bed. A plasma screen TV, underfloor heating, air-conditioning and heated towel rails complete this very comfortable offering making your stay an unforgettable one!