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MODERN 4-STARS GRADED BEACH VILLA OVERLOOKING THE ATLANTIC OCEAN

Eddy Scheffer

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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MODERN 4-STARS GRADED BEACH VILLA OVERLOOKING THE ATLANTIC OCEAN

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Gansbaai - Villa The Cherry

Full privacy and unspoilt views, 3 bedrooms with bathrooms

Villa The Cherry is an Atlantic dream villa on the cliff with unspoiled view over the ocean and adjacent to Walker Bay Nature Reserve. You have sun & shadow all day, spectacular sea view in front, silence all over and stars all night. It has 3 bedrooms each with bathroom. Whales right in front of the villa, great white shark diving. The Cherry lies in a quiet village near Hermanus. The villa, graded with 5-stars by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, is ultramodern, very exclusive and offers 100% privacy. You have a private pool, all comforts: modern kitchen with many appliances, Sattelite TV, Hi-Fi, DVD, iMac, WiFi, underfloor heating, cleaning lady twice a week (daily on request). It is an ideal spot to relax, read or write a book and rethink your life and love. Restriction: house and surrounding are not suitable for children under 15.

Great white shark excursions: In the ('big 2') village of Gansbaai, several tour operators offer boat excursions for whale watching and cage diving excursions to the Great White Shark. This location is the best spot on earth to see and touch these impressive creatures.

Whales in Walkerbay: Whales with their babies can be seen daily directly and very close in front of the villa during the 'whale season', from June until January. All year long you can enjoy the rich aqua fauna, hundreds of bird species, thousands of fynbos species, ancient Khoisan caves, etc. All these impressive natural delights are to be discovered directly around the villa.

A 2-p kayak is available in the villa for strolling along the coastline.

Wines: In this Walker Bay area you can visit a dozen excellent wine farms, such as Hamilton Russell , Bouchard Finlayson, Newton Johnson. Also a scenic day tour through the mountains brings you to famous wine regions around Franschhoek and Stellenbosch.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm

Eddy Scheffer

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I am a Dutch engineer, retired. In 1996 South Africa came in me and never left again.

Soon I started up business in Cape Town and explored the coastal region to find the perfect spot for building a holiday home on a European quality level.

Eddy Scheffer purchased this villa in 1997

When a house is on the seaside, there should be nothing between the house and the sea: no traffic, no road, not even a walkway, just nature.

Also, the privacy should be perfect: no views from the outside into the house or onto the deck and pool ares.

Finally, one must be able to choose a place in the shade or in the sun any time of the day.

That was the challenge for the architect, Gie Wollaert, and he succeeded.

During whale season (june-november) the whales and their babies will greet you almost daily. My guarantee: You will receive a 100% refund in case you would not see the whales right in front of the villa during your stay!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Modern 4-stars graded beach villa overlooking the Atlantic ocean
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
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Modern 4-stars graded beach villa overlooking the Atlantic ocean
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p636057
+31 614501829
Gansbaai Overberg
Germany
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STAYED IN THIS VILLA MAY 14TH JUL - 21TH JUL 2010

  • 5 out of 5
My family spent a glorious week at the wonderfull villa and had an absolutely perfect and relaxing vacation. The villa is comfortable and more than enough room for our party of four.

The property was very clean, fantastic and the facilities were very good.

The photos do not really do the property justice as it is even more spacious and welcoming than the photos depict.

We had total privacy in a beautiful location with all the comforts of home.

We would definitely go back to this Villa if we get another chance to visit south africa.
  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Cape Town International
Nearest Train
50 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
beach
Car: necessary

The villa is located in a cul-de-sac, on the cliff next to Walkerbay Nature Reserve, on the edge of De Kelders, near Gansbaai, the world's best spot to watch the whales and the great white sharks. Hermanus is a half hour drive and Cape Town International airport is one hour more.

The most southern point of Africa is 100 minutes in opposite direction.

Other Activities: shark diving & whale watching

Golf: In Gansbaai (10 min) is a 18 hole course (no pro, no waiting lists). In Caledon (30 min) is an 18-hole course and a spa / hot springs / casino. In Hermanus (30 min) is a 18 holes course

Near Hermanus (45 min) is the famous Arabella Country Estate, with spa and golf club, 18 holes.

In Villa The Cherry 2 golf sets are available for guests.

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Gansbaai, Overberg

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
low season
27 Apr 2014 - 27 Sep 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,500
for 7 nights
€1,500
 
 
whale season
28 Sep 2014 - 13 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,995
for 7 nights
€1,995
 
 
peak season
14 Dec 2014 - 17 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
€3,290
for 7 nights
€3,290
 
 
mid season
18 Jan 2015 - 2 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,995
for 7 nights
€1,995
 
 
low season
3 May 2015 - 4 Oct 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,500
for 7 nights
€1,500
 
 
whale season
5 Oct 2015 - 13 Dec 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,995
for 7 nights
€1,995
 
 
High Season 2015
14 Dec 2015 - 17 Jan 2016
7 night minimum stay
€3,290
for 7 nights
€3,290
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit €500
Pet Fee €100
Notes Each additional day is plus 13% of the week rental price. Each additional week is 10% less than the previous week. Ask for last minute offers. Price includes free use of Internet; wi-fi, domestic phone calls, satellite tv, house and pool cleaning twice per week.
The Landrover Defender 90 with sat.nav. can be rented (delivery at Cape Town Airport, or in town) for a surcharge of 20%.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Gansbaai in Overberg

Property Type:
  • villa (terraced)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 400 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Iron & Board
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Telescope
  • Thermos Flask
  • Backpack
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Computer Available ...
Kitchen:
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Grill
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 3 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet
    Bathroom 7 -
    Bathroom 8 -
  • Also an outdoor shower next to the private pool.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • All bedrooms come with with sea view, portable phone, safe, bathroom, balcony, underfloor heating.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Game Room
  • Video Library
  • Video Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Music Library
Outside:
  • Wood Decking
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Crow's Nest
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf Clubs
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 3 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Car Optional
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • botanical garden
  • library
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf pass optional
  • deepsea fishing
  • pier fishing
  • cycling
  • diving
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
Notes:
Cleaning lady available twice weekly or 5 days/week, on request. Massage and Shiatsu at home on request. Home cooking services on request. Private Landrover Defender 90 (deliverable at the airport) at a surcharge of 20% of the villa rental price Also available for free: 2 mountain bikes, a 2p kayak, a windsurf board, a golf set, an angling set, etc.
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