Overlooking the picturesque Walker Bay, you will find the most sought after holiday destination situated only 40 km from Hermanus and only 145 kilometres from Cape Town International Airport. Experience unparalleled whale watching without the hustle and bustle of Hermanus. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of listening to the sounds of whales in the comfort of your bed instead of listening to the sound of traffic.
The Oystercatcher is the ideal place from which to explore the Western Cape. It is situated 180km from Cape Town, 40km from Hermanus, 20 km from Standford and 5km from Gansbaai Town where fresh line fish is always available at the active harbour. The Winelands are just over an hour's drive away, as are the quaint towns of Baardskeerdersbos, Napier and the southern most tip of Africa at Cape Augulhas.
The Oyster Catcher is self catering 6 sleeper beach house is perched on the magnificent cliffs of De Kelders in the shark diving and whale watching hub of Gansbaai. De Kelders is renowned for some of the best land based whale watching in the world during August to November. The whales come so close to the cliff edge that you can hear them blowing inside the house.
The house is located in the second row from beachfront and within a short walking distance of a pristine nature/marine reserve with white sandy beaches and large open caves of archaeological interest. Breathtaking views of the ocean and mountains less than one minute's walk away .On a clear day, you can even see the whales breach from the comfort of the stoep.
Gansbaai town has an OK Bazaars and a SPAR - both well stocked for your day-to-day grocery requirements. There are various restaurants in the area.
Wine tasting Winelands close by
Shark Cage Diving Nearby
Shopping Centre Nearby
Garage Double lock-up
Nature Reserve 200 meters from sea and Walker Bay nature reserve