Fairhill Nature Reserve Stanford Holiday Home, Cape Overberg
  • tonight
  • R
  • 5,500
  • unit rate per night
    for up to 10 people
  • Your card is safe with us; strictest card verification in the industry and we don't store card numbers.
  • No service fees; you save!
  • Multiple payment methods:
    credit card, SID instant EFT, bank transfer.
  • See our Payment Protection Guarantee. Now covering travel restrictions due to lockdown regulations.
  • All establishment owners / managers are verified (our experience protects you from online fraud)
  • We care. Service with integrity.
  • Secure your booking
Our Payment Protection Guarantee only applies if your deposit payment is made via SA-Venues.com


We have updated our Payment Protection Guarantee. Any bookings made after June 2020 will be refunded in full if travel is not allowed due to lockdown restrictions.

  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests10
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms5
  • Minimum Stay2-14 Nights

Verified Host

  • Telephone & email verified
  • Host identification on file
  • Proof of address on file
  • Property listed on SA-Venues.com since December 2009

Fairhill Nature Reserve is a property for self catering in Gansbaai for up to 10 guests visiting the Cape Overberg region.

About Fairhill Nature Reserve

Fairhill is a self catering house that sleeps 10 people and is rented out as a unit. Treat yourself to a unique fynbos experience in the heart of the beautiful Cape Overberg.

Fairhill is a private nature and game reserve with fantastic sea and mountain views. The house is situated on some 200 hectares of pristine coastal property just outside Stanford, on the Stanford - Gansbaai road.

The estate is part of the Walker Bay fynbos and Nature Conservatory and has direct access to the secluded 17km long walker Bay beach. Access to the beach is only by 4x4 vehicle and can be arranged with the owner on request, for a small fee. The property is ideal for family and friends. Take a leisurely walk through the estate and savor the smell of indigenous herbs and fynbos flowers.

Self Catering Accommodation

The house is fully furnished and serviced with 5 large en-suite bedrooms; spacious lounge and dining room as well as a separate smaller TV lounge. The well-equipped kitchen has all modern appliances including a dishwasher. Enjoy fantastic sunsets over Hermanus and Walker Bay from the front veranda, which has a 10 seater outside dining table.
The house has 4 spacious bedrooms inside. 3 rooms have king-size or double beds. The 4th room has 2 single beds. Attached to the house is a loft room with a queen size bed downstairs, and a loft room with 4 single beds upstairs (no bathroom upstairs). All bedrooms are en-suite and all bathrooms have baths and showers. All the bedrooms open onto an outside veranda.

The house is serviced daily. Personal laundry can be arranged on request at an additional fee.
Special Features:
• 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms all opening to patio
• Under floor heating
• Large open-plan lounge / dining room
• Fully equipped kitchen with gas and electricity
• DStv
• CD player
• BBQ (Braai) facilities on patio
• Pool with panoramic views and cave shelter
• Abundant bird life

Activities and Attractions

Things to do and places to visit:

At Hermanus Golf Club or nearby Arabella Estate

Whale Watching:
During Whale Season. The annual Whale Festival at Hermanus (which incorporates the Art and Environmental Feast) is a legendary event drawing people from all over the world.

Wine Estates:
Are abundant in the area and the Hermanus Wine meander commences at the Wine Village in the Hemel-En-Aarde Valley. Try our Raka, Weltevreden, Hamilton Russell and Sir Robert Stanford Estates.

• Fairhill’s “private beach” in the Walker Bay Conservancy (arrangements with owner on request at an additional fee).
• Grotto Beach Hermanus
• Voelklip Beach Hermanus
• De Kelders beach De Kelders (Gansbaai)

On the estate or surrounding trails.

Shark Diving:
At nearby Gansbaai

Eating Out:
Stanford has a number of exquisite restaurants. Also try some nearby estates like Grootbos just a few kilometers from Fairhill in direction of Gansbaai.

Hermanus has a large selection of shops, boutiques and markets and is also an option for superb dining venues although very crowded during peak season!

Alternatively, Just Chill Out:
At Fairhill: bird watching, game viewing, walking, swimming, BBQ (Braai)


Fairhill is situated just 7 km south of Stanford on the coastal road to Gansbaai. Hermanus (famous for it’s whale watching) is a mere 10 kilometers north of Stanford (back in the direction of Cape Town).The drive to Hermanus takes you across the Klein River bridge at Stanford, along the base of the famous Overberg mountains on your right, with the Hermanus Lagoon on your left. Cape Town, via the scenic Sir Lowries Pass, is less than 90 minutes drive from Hermanus.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fireplace
  • Hi fi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Underfloor heating

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Self Catering House

The fully furnished house comprises an open-plan lounge and dining room with fireplace, separate TV room, fully-equipped kitchen, and five spacious double en-suite bedrooms. All bathrooms have a bath and shower. The verandah boasts an outside dining area with great views over Walker Bay, and there is also a swimming pool and outside entertaining area.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hi fi  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Private pool  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with M-Net)  
  • Television (with satellite)  
  • Underfloor heating

Sleeps: 10 guests (max 10 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Take the Tour

  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve
  • Fairhill Nature Reserve

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 116km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since December 2009

Find Fairhill Nature Reserve in these collections

The neighbourhood

Find out more about Gansbaai as a destination

Holiday Villas near Fairhill Nature Reserve

FIND / South Africa Villas / Western Cape Villas / Cape Overberg Villas / Gansbaai Villas

SA-Venues.com® has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest, independent online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German.