Whale Huys is a fabulous luxury vacation villa for rent directly on South Africa's Whale Coast. Perfect for a romantic retreat or a weekend escape with friends, the villa features four seaside bedrooms each with its own bathroom and seaside balcony. There is a large deck, rim-flow pool, Every bedroom, the sitting areas, dining areas and kitchen have unobstructed panoramic views of the ocean and the mountains beyond. Watch the whales (June - November) from just about anywhere in the villa.
For those who like to cook, the large gourmet kitchen is fully equipped with top-of-the-range European appliances (Smeg, Bosch). There is a second, smaller, kitchen next to the outdoor bbq/braai area. To stay fit, there is a home gym at the pool level with weight machine, rowing machine, stationary bicycle, yoga matt, etc. This area also has fantastic ocean views.
In the evening, cuddle up in front of the fireplace or watch a blockbuster movie on DSTV Premium. Uncapped wifi is available throughout the villa.
Wine Lover's Delight
The exceptional wines of the Hemel en Aaarde Valley are just 45 minutes away as are the Elim and Cape Aghulus wines. The Stanford Valley (just 20 minutes away) also has some excellent wineries.
The area is rich in culture and things to do. Elim, a world heritage village, is 30 minutes away. Active adventures also abound, including wilderness and beachside horseback riding, South Africa's shark cage diving capital, Kleinbaai, is just 10 minutes away. In fact, you can see all of the 'Marine Big 5' within a 15 minute radius of the villa, and most of them right from the villa.)
Combining the warmth and character of traditional thatched roof architecture with the luxury of a modern holiday villa, Whale Huys has conveniences like DSTV Premium satellite TV, wireless internet and a laptop you can use to check your mail or surf the web.
- Direct ocean front property with spectacular ocean views from every room - 4 en-suite bedrooms each with its own ocean-side balcony - Free and unlimited wireless internet throughout & computer corner - Living room with slow combustion wood burning fireplace - Rim-flow salt-water swimming pool with large deck - Fully equipped kitchen, Pool-side kitchenette and outdoor braai area with large terrace - Excellent land-based whale watching (June - November) - Ideally situated for Easy access to the nature and culture of the Overberg, Western Cape
290-370/nt US Dollar
40 Ingang St., De Kelders, Western Cape, 7200, South Africa
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