Whale Huys is perched on the ocean's edge with unobstructed panoramic sea views from all living areas and bedrooms.Located in the quiet community of De Kelders (Gansbaai), Whale Huys is perfectly positioned on Walker Bay. On the opposite side of the bay you will see the stunning mountains surrounding the Hemel en Aarde Valley, and on a clear day you can see all the way to Cape Town.

Walker Bay is rich in marine life, with dolphins, seals and whales sighted regularly from the villa De Kelders is considered one of the best spots in the world for land-based whale watching (end of June to November) Southern Right Whales gather in the bay to bear their calves and raise them until they are strong enough to swim to the krill-rich waters of the antarctic.

Whale Huys features four en-suite bedrooms, each with its own seafront balcony, shower and toilet. (one bedroom also has a bathtub).

The kitchen on the main floor features a Smeg induction hob, a Smeg convection oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, milk frother, Kenwood mixer, and various small appliances and accessories for the gourmet chef. .

The main living area features a slow combustion, wood burning fireplace for cozy cool evenings, DSTV Premium, flat screen TV and a DVD player. There are two other smaller sitting areas on the main floor and on the pool level.

Free Wi-fi is available througout the villa and a laptop is available for checking email in the office area.

On the pool level you will find a home gym with exercise bike, rowing machine weight machine and yoga mat.

There is also a smaller kitchen on the pool level located next to the outdoor braai area. The ktichen has a washing machine for guest use.

The salt-water, rim flow pool is perfect for cooling off on hot days. Watch the sunset over the ocea from the built-in braai area and the large deck with comfortable loungers and sun umbrella.

The property is landscaped with indigenous fynbos trees and plants. There is parking for two cars. The Villa is equiped with an alarm system.


- Unobstructed sea views from all living areas
- Large deck and seaside balconies on every level
- Four ensuite bedrooms with unobstructed sea views (sleeps 8)
- Gourmet ktichen
- Extensive home gym
- Outdoor braai with additional smaller kitchen
- Free unlimited wifi
- Rim-flow salt-water pool overlooking the sea
- Perfectly positioned for whale watching
- Ocean "Big 5" all within 15 minutes of the villa
- 10 minute drive to the shark cage diving departure harbour
- Close to the nationally-renowned restaurants of Stanford and the wineries of Stanford Valle and Cape Agulhas


Winter Whale Season R3,800 per night for entire villa
Spring/Summer Mid-Season R4,800 per night for the entire villa
Holiday high-season R8,000 per night for the entire villa, Western Cape

map & directions

40 Ingang Street, De Kelders, Western Cape

2 hour drive from Cape Town International Airport 30 minutes to Hermanus 5 minutes to Gansbaai town centre with supermarkets, banks, and various cafes and restaurants 10 minutes to the quaint town of Stanford

enquiries & reservations

40 Ingang Street, De Kelders 7220

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  • Cell: (+27 82) 305 9961

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