Anchors Rest is a 1.8Km stroll to the village centre, which you can do along the spectacular cliff paths, whilst viewing whales in season. It lies between the historic Old Harbour (in the village) and the New Harbour with restaurants and cocktail bar (within 10 minutes walking distance). Our accommodation was carefully planned to offer guests either the option of Bed and Breakfast or Self catering or a bit of both! All 4 units are unique so as to meet a wider choice of needs and are designed so as to offer guests maximum privacy.
In Room Facilities:
All units have their own private entrance and patio/garden areas and barbecue. A substantial continental breakfast, which is an optional extra, is served on your own patio or in your suite. An under counter fridge, small sink, tea and coffee facilities, crockery and cutlery for light self catering microwave. Also a mini oven or hotplates depending on the unit. Overhead fans, WiFi internet access, TV, MNet and DSTV premium bouquet, and DVD player wall heaters, hair dryers, complimentary toiletries are provided in each unit. Light service most days.
The cliff paths, offering superb whale viewing and wild flowers, are just about on our doorstep. Walk the coast line with spectacular views across Walker Bay. Restaurants, cocktail bar, sea cruises, fishing and scuba diving all from the near by small but active harbour.
A saltwater swimming pool and shady garden area is available for guests. All units have their own braai (BBQ) and patio area. Secure off street parking with your own remote gate control.
Stroll or drive to the village about1.8Km and visit the picturesque Old Harbour and museum. Browse through the craft shops and art galleries and stop for refreshments at one of the pavement cafes overlooking the bay. Take a drive to the spectacular beaches including Grotto Beach with Blue Flag status and walk to the lagoon.
Choose one of the graded hiking trails in the Fernkloof Reserve, home to over 1600 plant species or take a leisurely drive through the Hemel en Arde Valley and enjoy a wine tour at one of the estates.
For the more adventurous there are whale and great white shark tours, scuba diving, paragliding and kayaking. Or enjoy a game of golf at one of the two world class golf courses. Ride a horse along the beach.
Take a day trip to the southernmost point of Africa visiting places of historical interest along the way.
There is something for everyone! We will gladly help you plan your excursions and assist with bookings if necessary.