Lekkerwater Beach Lodge in the De Hoop Nature Reserve, just off South Africas garden route, one of the most pristine coastal reserves in Africa, extraordinary beauty, glorious seclusion, famous for some of the best whale watching in the world between July to November, the Southern Right whales and their offspring flock here in their hundreds from Antarctica. It’s not simply whales either and you’ll also spot sizeable pods of dolphin and all sorts of marine life in this, the ultimate, land-based marine safari.
Lekkerwater itself offers a homely and comfortable beach experience in a magical setting. Each of the seven rooms located right on a six-kilometre stretch of the picture-perfect private beach, complete with rock pools and fish life. Various activities from bird-watching, whale spotting, rock pool exploring, and numerous walks around the reserve amongst fynbos to be discovered and a rare vulture breeding colony to be spotted are all options alongside talks with guides which can be arranged.