Royal Albatros Gansbaai Self-catering Accommodation in Cape Overberg
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  • Property TypeApartment
  • Guests5
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms2

Royal Albatros is a highly recommended property providing self catering in Gansbaai for up to 5 guests visiting the Cape Overberg region.

About Royal Albatros

Royal Albatros is a self catering apartment on the entire ground floor of the main property. It has an unrestricted view, even from every bed, of Walker Bay. There is only fynbos and rocks in between. This is the ideal spot to come and relax with peace and the awesome beauty of nature all around you.

Self Catering Accommodation

The apartment sleeps five guests and has two bedrooms. The first bedroom has a Queen-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a bath and a shower. The second bedroom has two single beds and an en-suite bathroom with a large shower. There is also a sleeper couch in the lounge for a fifth guest.

The living area has a TV with full bouquet DStv, a heater and a fan. The kitchenette is stocked with all necessary utensils, a small fridge, microwave, two plate stove and bar stools. There is also a guest toilet.

Outside on the covered patio area you will find patio furniture, a gas braai and a splash pool for the guests. The entrance to the apartment is down 35 comfortable, wide stairs on the outside of the house.


During the whale season, June to November, guests can enjoy the sight of the Southern Right whales arriving to mate and breed in the Walker Bay. There is a tidal pool and the Stanford Cove is an ideal place for small children to swim and play on the grass banks. This is all within walking distance as are many walking and hiking trails. Local fishing boats are a common sight on the ocean and the sunsets are just awesome.

Gansbaai is world renowned for their shark diving trips. This is less than 8km from this property. There are also several good restaurants, offering a wide variety of food. A number of wine tasting vineyards are in the region as well as beer tasting at Birkenhead.

Beaches are Uilenskraalmond (9km) and Hermanus’s Blue flag (40km).

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (dial up)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (garage)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi

Rooms & Rates

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Royal Albatros

Room 1- Queen size bed, en suite bathroom with bath and shower, full ocean and mountain view from the room; Room 2- 2 single beds, en-suite bathroom with shower and full ocean and mountain view and sleeper couch in living room and guest toilet.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 5 guests (max 5 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

3 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

what a great location. The balcony view was spectacular. whales in the morning which was amazing and then the beautiful sunsets in the eveneing. The manager was very helpful with local recommendations and super responsive to all our needs

August 2018

Linda Ngo (Geneve)

Verified reviewexcellent

This is really a beautiful apartment with a fantastic view over the ocean. It is conveniently close to local shops & to hikes to local beach & nature reserve. I recommend it whole heartedly.

April 2018

Rebecca Hanley (Bristol)

Need to Know

Response timeRoyal Albatros typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 152km

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyMastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since February 2017

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