Moby's Plettenberg Bay
£100 / night£700 / weekBookable online
About the home
This is a beautiful, four bedroomed house overlooking Robberg Bay on the Garden Route in the Western Cape of South Africa.
There’s a stunning sea view of Robberg Bay and the Outeniqua Mountains. The house is a ten minute walk from the beach.
The main bedroom features an en-suite bathroom and walk-in cupboard.
The spacious lounge overlooks the bay, and leads onto a balcony.
There is an enclosed private courtyard for sunbathing and barbecue dining, a large living room, balcony overlooking the whole Bay – including Robberg Peninsular and Tsitsikamma Mountain Range, a well-equipped bar, separate dining room and spacious kitchen.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Robberg Beach, 2km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 1km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||DVD player, Sea view|
|General:||TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms and 1 en suite, Solarium / Roof terrace|
|Furniture:||Single beds (6), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 10, Lounge seating for 10|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access:||Wheelchair friendly, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
Bedrooms: Master Bedroom – king size bed, sitting nook, en-suite bathroom, spacious walk-in cupboard and access to front balcony on ground floor; 2nd Master Bedroom: large, light, 2 singles/king sized bed with built-in cupboards and view of the Bay and front garden; 3rd Bedroom: 2 singles/king size bed, Bay and garden view; 4th Bedroom: 2 singles / king size bed, French doors to garden and view of the Bay.
Bathrooms: Upstairs, the en-suite bathroom has a bath separate shower, his/hers vanities and basins and a WC. Downstairs, there are two bathrooms – one with separate bath & shower, WC; the other with a large walk-in shower, vanity and WC. On ground floor, there is a guest cloakroom.
Kitchen: The spacious and fully equipped kitchen is situated on the first floor, includes a spacious pantry with additional freezer. Fixtures include hob, double oven, fridge/freezer, microwave. Utility area includes dishwasher, washing machine & tumble dryer, ironing board, iron.
Dining Room: Spacious light dining room with glass oval table, comfortably seats 8 people. Access to courtyard for barbecue dining.
Living Rooms: The large living room has extensive views of the Bay and the Tsitsikamma mountain range. Access on one side to the front balcony and the other side to the sheltered and sunny courtyard with barbecue – perfect for indoor-outdoor entertaining. Satellite TV, DVD player.
Courtyard. Large courtyard provides sheltered, sunny area for sunbathing, entertaining, barbecues. Equipped with dining table and chairs, outdoor loungers and chairs.
Bar, cosy study & TV room Professionally appointed ‘captains’ bar with counter and stools; cosy TV and sitting area and music system with speakers that access the living area.
Further details outdoors:
There is a beautiful front garden with sloping lawn and flower beds; the back garden has a vegetable patch, banana tree (you’re welcome to help yourself if they’re ripe), and revolving laundry line.
SPECIAL OFFER: We have just launched our website and for the next year we’re offering cut-rate prices. The house has been lived in by owners until very recently, so renting the house is a new venture for us!
There’s a sliding scale for high and low season. Prices are negotiable depending on number of people and time of year. Please enquire about this.
The Western Cape region
Plettenberg Bay is one of the most beautiful places in the world, located on the Garden Route in the Western Cape of South Africa.
The Plettenberg Bay area
The Bay itself is spectacular – framed on the west by the Robberg penisular (itself a nature reserve and a walker’s paradise) and to east, the Tsitsikamma mountain range. The house overlooks the Robberg Bay with a view to the Tsitsikamma mountains which you can see from the front balcony. There are sandy white beaches that go on for miles, perfect for sea swimming and surfing.
This is one of South Africa’s best whale watching areas. In season whales may be seen close in to the Lookout and Robberg beaches and there are boat trips for closer sightings most of the year round.
The Shamwari Game and Baviaanskloof game reserves (both malaria free) are within easy reach. The area offers all the sporting activities you could want – in one of South Africa’s premier beach holiday destinations – surfing, wind and kite surfing, scuba diving and snorkelling (including underwater caving), sea kyaking, deep-sea and surf/rock fishing, golf, tennis etc.
Plettenberg Bay is a major polo centre and many of the world’s leading players compete there.
Numerous adventure activities are available in the area including forest canopy walking, abseiling, bungy jumping, tubing (canyoning) on the Storms River, mountain biking in the Hakerville forests.
Exceptional coastal and inland hiking (e.g. the Dolphin and Otter Trails).
Boat trips will take you 7 kilometres up the Keurbooms River through spectacular gorges and primeval forests.
A visit to the Monkeyland primate sanctuary is very worthwhile.
The house is 2km away - a 5 minute drive to Robberg Beach, a 5km stretch of white sand and perfect sea for swimming. It’s around 0.5 kilometres from a shopping centre with easy access to a supermarket, restaurant, garage and other shops. The main centre is around 3km away with banks, superb restaurants, great shopping and anything else you may need. Fishing off the rocks on the beach or by charter, There are 2 superb golf courses Within 10 Mins Drive, horse riding nearby, tennis courts 5 min away, Gym and Water Park 2km from house, watersports nearby.
How to get there
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Plettenberg Bay is located 35 kilometres from Knysna and about 100 kilometres from George and 235 kilometres from Port Elizabeth. SAA, SA Air Express, Kulula and other domestic carriers operate regular scheduled flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town to George and Port Elizabeth airports.
Plettenberg Bay Airport is currently open only to private aircraft. A taxi service operates between George to Plettenberg Bay. Most visitors will hire a car and drive themselves, taking in the spectacular scenery of the Garden Route en route.
Activities near Plettenberg Bay
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
21 Jan 2012
This home is gorgeous and peaceful. I was here with my husband in August and it was such an unbelievable vacation. The views of the ocean were extraordinary and we could see the whales from the front... more
22 Nov 2011
I was lucky enough to stay at Moby's after an incredibly busy international travel schedule, and I found the most beautiful views from the veranda, relaxing and revitalising walks along the... more
15 Nov 2011
My wife and I were fortunate enough to stay at this special home while celebrating my 50th birthday in South Africa. We had a spectacular time at this property, and the location was just perfect.... more
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|Prices for group size 8|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Low season||1 Aug 12||1 Dec 12||£ 700||£ 100||£ 100||2 Nights|
|High season||1 Dec 12||16 Dec 12||£ 1400||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak||16 Dec 12||16 Jan 13||£ 1500||-||-||2 Weeks|
|mid season||16 Jan 13||23 Mar 13||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|high season||23 Mar 13||6 May 13||£ 1000||-||-||1 Week|
|low season||6 May 13||14 Sep 13||£ 700||-||-||2 Nights|
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NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
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