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Villa the Cherry

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Vieuw from the deck
Excellent
12 reviews
Vieuw from the deck
open sea front, no road in front, just a hiking trail down to the bay
pool at night
pooldeck and sliding doors
Kitchen
stairway to heaven
Walkerbay Vieuw
on the rocks, pure nature, 100% privacy, no traffic sound at all!
Take a bath and wave at the whales!
view on Walker bay after 5 minutes walking out of the garden door: 25 km beach!
all bedrooms, living, kitchen and bath have sea view
a comfortable dress room for two
open kitchen with 2 fridges, 2 ovens, Magimix, dishwasher, etcetera
romantic nights with fireplaces inside and outside
perfect sea views changing every hour, stunning sundowns
arm chair whale watching, really the best spot on earth!
livingroom
From the villa you walk in 4 hour to Hermanus on the cleanest beach ever seen
Unbelievable sea views, even from the kitchen
Living Room
The deck at night
First guest room
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Gansbaai, Overberg District, Western Cape
Villa the Cherry is a 5-star ocean front retreat, located on the cliff, next to perfect white beaches. Quiet, safe, private and peaceful, where whales frolic and give birth to their baby's. All rooms have sea view, all rooms have underfloor heating, all bedrooms have their own toilet and bath or shower.

The villa has easy access to the village of Gansbaai for supplies, including many excellent restaurants for eating out, golfcourses, and wine farms to visit. The village is also famous for Great White Shark viewing.

Leading from the living room is a spacious deck with its own private pool with stunning sea views, furnished to enable you to dine al fresco. With three bedrooms, the villa is ideal for six adults, with plenty to do in the surrounding area and to see during your stay. Sundown, right in front of the villa, is a daily sp...
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About the Owner, Annick D
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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Yves V
Keerbergen, Belgium
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago for a stay in November 2017

we had a wonderful time - great location. great views with whales for breakfast. Gorgeous walks along Walker bay and I recommend to take the mountainbikes, available in the house, and go to gansbaai Vismar - get a line fish ( kabeljau if available ) get back on your bike - cook simple and enjoy with some white wine of...

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Carsten_G...
Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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people found this review helpful

The gorgeous Villa, its caringly reliable Belgian owner Annick de Smedt (villacherry@icloud.com), and sweetheart Michele Christians, the local manageress at Gansbaai (michelec@vodamail.co.za), made more of our wishes come true, than we actually thought we had. For our birthdays we rented Villa The Cherry for a week, a dream villa on a cliff directly at the shore overlooking Walker Bay, with 180...

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 10, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    3 Fulls
    3 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
$2,352
€2,000
Dec 14, 2017 -
Jan 17, 2018
High Season
7 nights
$4,062
€3,455
Jan 18, 2018 -
May 2, 2018
Mid Season
7 nights
$2,346
€1,995
May 3, 2018 -
Jun 30, 2018
low Season
7 nights
$1,852
€1,575
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $588 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Ask for long term rentals and last minute deals.
Additional days at 10% reduction.
Optional lease of (2008) Landrover Defender 90 with navigation at Euro 50 per day
UNIQUE: Our Whale Guarantee! 100% refund in case you don't see whales and their babies from the villa.
The Whale Guarantee is applicable during the whale season i.e. mid June till mid November
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About the neighborhood
Gansbaai is now reputed world-wide to be the best place to see and dive with this impressive apex predator.
Surface view or cage dive with the Great White in its natural feeding ground around Dyer Island, just offshore of Gansbaai. The white shark seafari lasts about 4 hours, and begins with a 20 minute boat trip from Kleinbaai Harbour to Dyer Island.

Explore the spectacular Klipgat Cave, which is a 5 minutes walk from the villa. This cave was under water twice in its recent history due to changing climatic conditions. Middle Stone Age people occupied the cave about 60 000 to 50 000 years ago when the sea level was much lower, and the coast was 3 - 7km away. The remains left by these people are amongst the earliest in the world belonging to modern man. During the later Stone Age 2 000 ye...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Capetown Int.: 62.1 mi
Your car drive from Capetown Int. airport to Villa the Cherry takes a beautiful 2 hours.You can choose the scenic N2 high way or alternatively the coastal route that will take another hour. Before arriving in De Kelders, shopping foods may be a good idea. The best option is Hermanus where Woolworth in the centre offers exquise foodstuffs and ready meals.

Our Landrover Defender 90 with sat.nav and roof rack can be rented for the period of your stay at a 20% surcharge. The Landy can be delivered to you at the airport or at your lodge in Cape Town, whatever you prefer. Be aware that there is only space for 2 adults with luggage (unless you place that on the roof rack).

Optionally your shuttle by car from Cape Town can be arranged in advance

If traveling by private plane or heli, there is...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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