De Kelders Private Retreat

Gansbaai, South Africa | Luxury Accommodation

Nearby Attractions

at De Kelders PRIVATE Retreat – the luxury of privacy

De Kelders PRIVATE Retreat is situated in the quaint, yet scenic village of De Kelders, Gansbaai, South Africa. 151km from Cape Town, 5km from Gansbaai and 35km from Hermanus.

The Retreat is an ideal and convenient base from which to explore the wonders and attractions of the Overberg region.

Do not miss historic Elim, the charming village of Stanford, the beautiful beaches and fisherman’s cottages of Arniston and the many exquisite award winning boutique wine estates of the area. We will arrange all excursions prior to your arrival.

De Kelders Private Villa | Neil Stemmet

  • Fynbos – 1500 species – guided tours | 12km
  • Platbos southern africa’s most ancient indigenous forest | 12km
  • Marine Eco Tours at Dyer Island, african penguins  | 12km board point
  • Geyser Island Cape Fur Seal Tours | 12km board point Kleinbaai
  • Great white shark cage diving – best June until September | 12km board point
  • Danger Point Light House | 14km
  • Wine tasting Elim, Agulhas, Stanford, Hermanus, Hemel & Aarde Valley | 15km
  • Lunch destinations Stanford | Napier | 20km plus
  • River cruise Stanford | 15km
  • Endless empty, unspoilt and peopleless beaches | Pearly Beach | 23km
  • Baardskeerderbos Valley and artists’ Hamlet | 30km
  • Elim heritage site – oldest cultural historic village & museum | 39km
  • Cape Agulhas / Arniston – southern most point of continent | 120km
  • Massage | aromatherapy | at Grootbos or in Platbos forest
  • Land based southern right whale watching – June until early December | 200m
  • Swimming in protected coves and bays | 200m
  • The caves of De Kelders | 200m
  • Coastal Klipgat Trail 7 km to or from Gansbaai | 200m
  • Walker Bay nature reserve 17 km hike from De Kelders to Hermanus | 200m
  • Die Plaat – long walks, swim and sun bathing | 2km
  • Klipgat Cave – one of the six oldest remains of modern man | 2km
  • Excellent fishing – Die Plaat | 2km
  • Strandveld museum at Franskraal | 12km
  • Birding – Overberg 330 species – guided trips can be arranged
  • Kayaking from Stanford’s cove to the caves at De Kelders | 3km
  • Horse riding outride’s and trails at Pearly Beach | 20km

Contact us

c. 0027 082 373 3837
Niël Stemmet


C/O Main and Guthrie road
35 Main road, De Kelders Gansbaai
Overberg South Africa