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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. A short walk (100m) through the Duiwelsgat Nature Reserve will lead you to the secluded Stanford Beach suitable for swimming and kyaking.

De Kelders is nestled on the coast just before the fishing village of Gansbaai - which became famous for its Great White Sharks - on the Danger Point peninsula in the Overberg region only 2 hours, 160km from Cape Town.

This magnificent Guest Lodge has 6 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Each room has breathtaking sea views and private balconies ideal to do whale watching from and to enjoy sun downer cocktails.

Whale Waters` Guest Lodge has an unobstructed view of the ocean and coastline stretching from the white sand dunes of "Die Plaat", Hermanus and on a clear day - Cape Point - is visible.

Facilities & Services:
- Fridge facilities in each room
- Lock up safes in each room
- Secure and Ample Parking
- Variety of restaurants within 5km drive
- 24 hour electricity power back up
- Heated pool
R2950.00 per unit, Max: 14

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Facilities & Services:

  • Disabled
  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Swimming Pool


Whale Waters' Self Catering Lodge is a three storey house with an open plan lounge and dining area. It has a build-in braai for those lovely South African “Braais” leading out to the veranda and a heated swimming pool all overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Each of the 6 en-suite bedrooms has separate honesty bar fridges, lock-up safes and air-conditioning.

Gansbaai Room:
This is the only room on the second floor. It has a private balcony overlooking the sea. The room has a king size bed and the
en-suite bathroom has a big spacious shower and spa bath. It is also equipped to accommodate disabled persons.

Walker Bay Room:
This is our "Honey Moon" suite. A large luxurious suite with a King size bed, fire place and a spacious balcony with a sea view. The en-suite bathroom has a shower and spa bath. Ideal for those special occassions.

Stanford Room:
This is a unique double room with lots of sliding windows and a private balcony with a beautiful sea view. It has twin beds, en-suite bathroom with a big spacious shower.

Hermanus Room:
This room has a beautiful ocean view. It has a king size bed and en-suite bathroom with a spa bath. The sliding doors open up onto a private balcony.

De Kelders East and West Rooms:
These two separate bedrooms are very cool in summer and are on the ground level of the lodge. Each room has twin beds, en-suite bathrooms with showers and sliding doors opening onto a private little veranda overlooking the ocean. These two rooms have a separate entrance to the house from the street and are connected to the rest of the house via a stair case.

Whale Waters Activities:

The area has much to offer and we will gladly be of assistance when you want to book for the following activities:

- Shark viewing and cage diving
- Whale Watching trips (in season)
- Day trips to Cheese and Wine Farm
- Golfing
- Hiking
- 7km Duiwelsgat Hiking Trail in Nature Reserve
- Secluded beach 100 m via foot path
- Kayaking

Whale Waters Map:

Clothing & Accessories:

This is a self catering lodge, therefor the following must be provided by guests themselves:
-Food and drinks
-Personal toiletries
-Wood & Charcoal

Whale Waters Guest Review

Average Guest Rating: 
  5.0 out of 5 based on 1 review.

Absolute excellent - highly recommended.
 Reviewed by Thomas Weggelaar over a year ago

Other Accommodation near Whale Waters:

Accommodation options within 8km from Whale Waters 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.

The Bay Lodge

The Bay Lodge

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A warm welcome awaits you at this friendly B&B with its relaxed, homely atmosphere. The Bay Lodge overlooks Walker Bay with its different moods, magnificent scenery and breathtaking sunsets.

The Stone House

The Stone House

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Self-catering, fully fitted 7 bedroom house in Perlemoenbaai, Gansbaai 5 with en-suite bathrooms, sleeps 14 adults and 2 children sharing in family room on single beds or book only the 2 bedroom flat sleeps 4 adults and 1 child with indoor fireplace.

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