Whale Tale Beach House is a lovely beach house situated in the beautiful and peaceful town of Yzerfontein. Only a short walk to the beach, it has beautiful views of the ocean, Table Mountain and Dassen Island. The house is painted in a lovely crisp white, with down duvets and plush pillows with special touches here and there that gives the feeling of a holiday somewhere in the Greek Isles.
The house comprises 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The first bedroom has a double bed with en suit and the second bedroom has 1 three-quarter bed with en-suit (bath and shower) shared by the third bedroom which has 2 bunk beds. The fourth bedroom has a king bed with an en-suite bathroom (bath and shower). (Double beds have electric blankets and hair dryers)
The open-plan living area has comfortable couches, 3 of which double as sleeper couches, fireplace, TV and dining area. For guests enjoyment there is a braai area and a splash pool outside in an enclosed backyard. The kitchen is well equipped with a fridge, stove, oven, cutlery, crockery and a separate scullery with dishwasher.
Whale Tale is available for longer term rentals – please inquire. Yzerfontein is situated on the picturesque west coast of South Africa, about 80 km from Cape Town. The coastal village boasts beautiful beaches, seasonal wild flowers, and renowned fishing opportunities. Dassen Island is located about 10 km offshore, and offers abundant bird life, and photographic scenery.
A variety of hiking trails are on offer, such as the Schaap Island Trial Elandsfontein Private Reserve, Grotto Bay Coastal Nature Reserve, and Tienie Versveld Reserve. West Coast National Park is 20 km away, where wildlife such as eland, bontebok, springbok, steenbok, kudu, duiker, cape mountain zebra, caracal, African wild cat, and the bat eared fox can be seen. Other activities in Yzerfontein include wine tasting along the Darling Wine Route, and shell collecting along Pearl Bay.