De Kelders at The Lookout at Whale Cove Holiday Apartment in Gansbaai
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  • Property TypeApartment
  • Guests6
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2
  • Minimum Stay2-7 Nights

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The Lookout at Whale Cove is a highly recommended property for self catering in De Kelders for up to 6 guests visiting the Cape Overberg region.

About The Lookout at Whale Cove

The Lookout at Whale Cove is a beautifully appointed three bedroomed self-catering holiday apartment in De Kelders, situated directly on the seafront, with magnificent sea views across Walker Bay.

Self Catering ACCOMMODATION

This 6-sleeper, 3 bedroom apartment offers very comfortable accommodation in De Kelders overlooking the Atlantic ocean with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an open-plan lounge, dining and kitchen. The large balcony - equipped with a gas barbecue, outdoor dining for six and and sun loungers - has magnificent sea and mountain views all the way to Hermanus.

The main bedroom also boasts a beautiful view, where you can enjoy whale watching from the comfort of your bed! This bedroom is equipped with an extra-length king-size bed, and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed and the third bedroom has two 3-quarter beds. All the beds are fitted with Egyptian cotton sheets and duvet covers. There are built-in cupboards in all three bedrooms as well as wall heaters and electric blankets for the winter months.

The second bathroom has a shower/bath and a toilet. The modern kitchen is very well equipped for self-catering with a fridge/freezer, microwave, oven and stove, kettle and toaster, as well as a dishwasher for guests' convenience. There are also plenty of small extras such as a filter coffee plunger, a snackwich maker and baking equipment.

An additional TV alcove leads off the main lounge area, and is equipped with DStv (Premium bouquet), a DVD player and a music centre. We have free WiFi.

Additional Facilities & Services

Guests can park inside the apartment complex, and the apartment can be serviced daily if required at an additional cost. There is also a laundry service available at an extra charge. Bath towels, swimming towels, soap, toilet paper and cleaning materials are all provided as part of the rate.

Services and Facilities

• Second bathroom (with bath and toilet)
• Additional guest toilet
• Egyptian cotton sheets and duvet covers throughout
• Electric blankets, and wall heaters, if needed in winter
• Towels and swimming towels are provided
• Soap, toilet paper and cleaning materials are provided
• Built-in cupboards in all the bedrooms
• Largest balcony in the complex with loungers, gas barbecue and outside dining for six people – and the best view in De Kelders!
• DSTV Compact bouquet/DVD player/Hi-fi
• Serviced daily, if required, at an extra charge
• Laundry service available at an extra charge
• Hair dryer
• Smoking is not permitted in the apartment
• Parking in the apartment complex

ACTIVITIES

BEACHES:
We are situated on the seafront with at least seven beautiful white-sand, swimming beaches either within walking distance of the apartment, or a short drive away.

WHALE WATCHING:
In season an abundance of whales can be enjoyed from the apartment’s balcony.

SHARK CAGE DIVING AND MARINE LIFE BOAT TOURS:
Gansbaai, situated 3kms from De Kelders, is known as the Great White shark capital of the world. There are many reputable shark cage operators in Gansbaai. For the less adventurous there are boat trips where you can view whales in season, sharks, penguins, seals and other marine life.

WALKING TRAILS:
The 7km Klipgat trail runs along the coast between Gansbaai and De Kelders, passing on the cliffs directly in front of the apartment. In addition there are several hiking trails along the coast and in the nearby mountains.

GOLF:
The Overberg / Whale Coast region boasts some of the finest golf courses in the southern hemisphere. Between 3 and 45 minutes’ drive from De Kelders there are five 9-hole courses; the internationally acclaimed Arabella 18-hole course and the 27-hole Hermanus course.

FISHING:
The De Kelders coastline provides excellent land-based and sea fishing. There are fishing harbours in Gansbaai and Kleinbaai that are ideal for boat launches. Fish include kabeljou, steenbras and the highly-prized galjoen.

NATURE RESERVES AND BIRD WATCHING:
The beautiful privately-owned Grootbos Nature Reserve, internationally acclaimed for its fynbos conservation, is 1km from De Kelders, as is the Walker Bay Nature Reserve, and the De Plaat Nature Reserve with its magnificent stretch of white beach. There is abundant marine bird life in the reserves.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (separate)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Rooms & Rates

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

Exclusive Use Holiday Apartment

This 6-sleeper, 3 bedroom apartment offers very comfortable accommodation in De Kelders overlooking the Atlantic ocean with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an open-plan lounge, dining and kitchen. The large balcony - equipped with a gas barbecue, outdoor dining for six and and sun loungers - has magnificent sea and mountain views all the way to Hermanus. The main bedroom also boasts a beautiful view, where you can enjoy whale watching from the comfort of your bed! This bedroom is equipped with an extra-length king-size bed, and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed and the third bedroom has two 3-quarter beds. All the beds are fitted with Egyptian cotton sheets and duvet covers. There are built-in cupboards in all three bedrooms as well as wall heaters and electric blankets for the winter months. The second bathroom has a shower/bath and a toilet. The modern kitchen is very well equipped for self-catering with a fridge/freezer, microwave, oven and stove, kettle and toaster, as well as a dishwasher for guests' convenience. There are also plenty of small extras such as a filter coffee plunger, a snackwich maker and baking equipment. An additional TV alcove leads off the main lounge area, and is equipped with DStv (Premium bouquet), a DVD player and a music centre. We have free WiFi.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom (separate)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

15 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

This was home to us..everything you need, space, views, peace and quite, luxury all in one place

March 2021

Roelien R. (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Very nice and clean apartment with beautiful views. Definitely recommendable.

September 2020

Carol F. (South Africa)

Need to Know

Response timeThe Lookout at Whale Cove typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 145km

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 September 2011

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