The Bay Lodge
A warm welcome awaits you at this friendly B&B with its relaxed, homely atmosphere. We offer cosy, comfortable rooms with sea and mountain views, including the beautiful Walker Bay with its magnificent scenery and breathtaking sunsets.

We are in walking distance of a devine little secluded beach called Standford`s Cove, in De Kelders, which is situated approximatley 3 kms from Gansbaai known as the Great White Shark captial.

View the whales and dolphins (seasonal June-December) from our own balconies. Gansbaai is called The Big 2 Town namely for the Great White Shark and the Whales.

Boat-based whale watching and great white shark excursions can be arranged. Enjoy a walk through the Fynbos and along the rocks and cliffs of our rugged coastline.

Experience a very local feeling at a Pub & Grill, walking distance from the B&B. A restaurant shuttle is available in our local town.
R420.00 pps

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  • The Bay Lodge - Double en-suite sea view room
  • The Bay Lodge - Double en-suite sea view room
  • The Bay Lodge
  • The Bay Lodge - Double en-suite sea view room
  • The Bay Lodge - Small secluded beach
  • The Bay Lodge

Facilities & Services:

  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Other
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa / Zulu
  • Tswana / Sotho
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Communal Television
  • Other


We offer 4 double rooms with beautiful views of Walker Bay. All the rooms are tastefully decorated in soft colours.

All rooms are non-smoking, but smoking is allowed on balconies. We have a guest lounge with satellite TV from a dual decoder, a fridge and microwave.

The lounge has a lovely view of the bay, with Hermanus and Hangklip in the distance.

Comfortable easy chairs make for a lovely, relaxed atmosphere.

The Bay Lodge Activities:

- beach (less than 500m)
- communal braai / barbecue
- exercise facilities (5km)
- fireplace
- fishing (less than 3km)
- laundry facilities (less than 2km)
- medical facilities (5km)
- parking all onsite and safe
- whale watching by boat (2km)
- shark cage diving (7km)
- restaurant (walking distance, 500m)
- satellite TV selected channels in communal area
- tea / coffee making facilities
- whale watching onsite

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Other Accommodation near The Bay Lodge:

Accommodation options within 8km from The Bay Lodge include:

The Roundhouse Guesthouse

The Roundhouse Guesthouse

The Roundhouse - A unique combination of Modern and Rustic African style in De Kelders. Spectacular seaviews of Walker Bay and stunning sunsets from our deck and Jacuzzi. We also arrange Great White Shark diving and Whale Watching excursions.

Whale Watch Accommodation

Whale Watch Accommodation

Two bedroom apartment, double bed in main bedroom with two single beds in the second bedroom, open plan kitchen and lounge. Third bedroom with two single beds with another bathroom at an additional cost.

Whale Waters

Whale Waters

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A warm welcome awaits you at Whale Waters Self-Catering Lodge situated on the De Kelders’ cliffs overlooking Walker Bay, well-known for its world renowned whale watching.

Sea Star Lodge

Sea Star Lodge

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Sea Star 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.

Marine 5 Guesthouse

Marine 5 Guesthouse

The Marine 5 in Stanfords Cove, is a full board luxury Guest House overlooking the Walker Bay Marine Big Five Conservation Area. We specialize in offering you all the luxuries you might need away from home.

From: R2800.00
per person sharing