Morukuru Ocean House

Morukuru Ocean House is in the 35 500 hectare De Hoop Nature Reserve of the majestic Western Cape. This magnificent coastline of South Africa stretches over 52 km of untouched wild coastline. The Filled with white beaches & dunes where rock pools, cliffs, wetlands and coastal fynbos come together. With more than 260 species of birds, the De Hoop Nature Reserve is a great paradise for bird watchers.

Exclusive Use Beach Villa - Morukuru Ocean House

Cocooned in Luxury - whales - fynbos - pristine beaches - rock pools - ocean

Morukuru Ocean House Guests are staying here enjoy exclusive use of the entire house which comes with a private butler, chef and guide. Families travelling with children are welcome at this beach retreat; there are no age limitations for kids.

Quick facts:

  • Booked on an exclusive basis
  • Children friendly
  • Accommodates eight adults and four children in comfort
  • Spectacular coastal, ocean views
  • Set on the beach/ocean in the De Hoop Nature Reserve
  • Highest service standards
  • Full range of activities (guided marine walks, mountain biking, sandboarding, etc.)
  • Complete privacy

Morukuru beach lodge accommodates a maximum of 8 adults and four children. The well-appointed four double suites feature their en-suite bathrooms as well as high glass doors through which ocean views can be admired. The surrounding fynbos inspires the decor of the welcoming bedrooms, and its dunes, amenities and features are of the highest quality.

Facilities

  • Four King size bedrooms
  • Dining room
  • Bar
  • Library
  • Outdoor bath
  • Outdoor dining
  • Patio
  • Study
  • Swimming pool
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Electronic safe
  • Fireplace
  • Safari drive vehicle
  • Wine cellar
  • Double glazed windows.

Services

  • Babysitting services
  • Private butler
  • Private chef
  • Private guide.

Families & Children

This exclusive Morukuru beach retreat in South Africa is very child - friendly, kids of all ages are welcome. The whole ethos of this private villa is set around hosting families as well as groups of close friends. Junior guests are encouraged to participate in nature drives throughout the De Hoop Nature Reserve and can enjoy every magical aspect with their parents.

Activities

Morukuru guests have the fantastic opportunity to enjoy any of the below complimentary activities, all of which can be tailored to personal requirements.

Complimentary activities:

  • Guided marine walks (1- 3 hours) see the amazing marine life of the rock pools
  • Various guided fynbos walks and hikes (1 - 3 hours), learn about the diversity and beauty of the fynbos vegetation
  • Guided mountain biking (1 - 3 hours)
  • Guided 4x4 fynbos nature drives; this character drives also offer an excellent opportunity to see the park's wildlife
  • Land-based whale watching (June - October)
  • Sundowners on the dunes, overlooking the Indian Ocean with possibly a glimpse of a pod of dolphins
  • Sandboarding on the white dunes
  • Various beach games like volleyball, cricket and croquet
  • Snorkelling in the rock pools (Morukuru Ocean House has masks, snorkels and fins for all sizes)
  • Kids activities like kite making and flying them
  • Stargazing, using the telescope at Ocean House
  • Tennis (at De Opstal, approximately 30 minutes away).

Additional activities (not included in the price):

  • Spa treatments
  • Horse riding (1 - hour trail starting at De Opstal, for all levels)
  • Visit Cape Agulhas (Africa’s southernmost tip) combined with a private boat excursion from Struisbaai
  • Visit a local community and school just outside De Hoop Nature Reserve
  • Whale watching by helicopter and scenic flights by helicopter.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Stay 4 pay 3 special

Stay 4 pay 3 special at Morukuru Ocean House.

Book 4 nights and pay 3 nights only.

Validity:

  • For all stays between 2 March and 27 March 2020
  • For all stays between 27 April and 11 May 2020
  • For all stays between 2 November and 7 December 2020.

Included in the rate:

  • Fully inclusive service.
  • Private and exclusive use of the house.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
  • Local softdrinks, water, juices, coffee, tea.
  • Local house wines & local spirits.
  • Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff.
  • Private guide.
  • Private nature drive vehicle.
  • Private nature walks.
  • Sundowner drinks.
  • Mountain biking.
  • Sandboarding.
  • Snorkeling in protected rock pools.
  • Picnics.
  • Road transfers within De Hoop Nature Reserve.
  • Entrance fee / reserve gate fee.
  • Laundry service.
  • VAT / taxes.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Reserve fees
  • Transfers

Terms and Conditions:

  • Book 4nights and pay 3 nights only.
  • Validity: For all stays between 2 March and 27 March 2020 For all stays between 27 April and 11 May For all stays between 2 November and 7 December 2020
  • Offer can not be combinable
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid for new bookings only
BOOK SPECIAL

Whale season Offer stay 3 pay 2

Book your stay at the exclusive Morukuro Ocean House for travel 29 June and 25 September 2020, and when staying for 3 nights, you only pay for 2 nights. That is a fantastic saving!

Maorukuro Ocean House can accommodate up to 8 adults & 4 children (4 presidential bedrooms en - suite & 1 kids/study room) making it perfect for families looking for exclusive use luxury.

Included in the rate:

  • Fully inclusive service.
  • Private and exclusive use of the house.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
  • Local softdrinks, water, juices, coffee, tea.
  • Local house wines & local spirits.
  • Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff.
  • Private guide.
  • Private nature drive vehicle.
  • Private nature walks.
  • Sundowner drinks.
  • Mountain biking.
  • Sandboarding.
  • Snorkeling in protected rock pools.
  • Picnics.
  • Road transfers within De Hoop Nature Reserve.
  • Entrance fee / reserve gate fee.
  • Laundry service.
  • VAT / taxes.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Reserve fees
  • Transfers

Terms and Conditions:

  • For all stays between 29 June and 25 September 2020. The offer can not be multiplied.
  • Offer can not be combinable
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid for new bookings only
BOOK SPECIAL

Morukuru Family Journey

Book minimum 7 nights at Morukuru Family Madikwe and Morukuru Family De Hoop (any combination is possible) and we will offer 2 free nights in AtholPlace Hotel & Villa, including breakfast.

Validity:For all stays between 1 January and 31 December 2020

Included in the rate:

Morukuru Ocean House:

  • Fully inclusive service.
  • Private and exclusive use of the house.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
  • Local softdrinks, water, juices, coffee, tea.
  • Local house wines & local spirits.
  • Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff.
  • Private guide.
  • Private nature drive vehicle.
  • Private nature walks.
  • Sundowner drinks.
  • Mountain biking.
  • Sandboarding.
  • Snorkeling in protected rock pools.
  • Picnics.
  • Road transfers within De Hoop Nature Reserve.
  • Entrance fee / reserve gate fee.
  • Laundry service.
  • VAT / taxes.

Morukuru Lodge:

  • VIP Meet and Assist at OR Tambo International Airport.
  • Private and exclusive use of the Houses .
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks.
  • Local softdrinks, water, juices, coffee, tea.
  • Local house wines & local spirits.
  • Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff.
  • Private guide & tracker.
  • Private game drive vehicle.
  • Private bush walks (16 years and older).
  • Sundowner drinks.
  • Picnics.
  • Road transfers within Madikwe Game Reserve.
  • Entrance fee/reserve gate fee.
  • Laundry service .
  • VAT/taxes.

AtholPlace Hotel:

  • Breakfast

 

Excluded from the rate:

  • All transfers
  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Book minimum 7 nights at Morukuru Family Madikwe and Morukuru Family De Hoop (any combination is possible) and we will offer 2 free nights in AtholPlace Hotel & Villa, including breakfast.
  • Validity:For all stays between 1 January and 31 December 2020
  • Subject to availability
BOOK SPECIAL

City and Ocean

Book minimum 3 nights at Morukuru Family De Hoop and 2 nights at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa in Johannesburg and we will include two free one-way airport transfers in Johannesburg and a complimentary 3-course dinner at AtholPlace Restaurant one evening (excluding drinks).

Validity: For all stays between 1 January and 31 December 2020

Included in the rate:

Morukuru Ocean House:

  • Fully inclusive service.
  • Private and exclusive use of the house.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
  • Local softdrinks, water, juices, coffee, tea.
  • Local house wines & local spirits.
  • Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff.
  • Private guide.
  • Private nature drive vehicle.
  • Private nature walks.
  • Sundowner drinks.
  • Mountain biking.
  • Sandboarding.
  • Snorkeling in protected rock pools.
  • Picnics.
  • Road transfers within De Hoop Nature Reserve.
  • Entrance fee / reserve gate fee.
  • Laundry service.
  • VAT / taxes.

AtholPlace Hotel:

  • Breakfast.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Minibar in Deluxe Suites.
  • Full roombar in Superior Suites.
  • Bottled water.
  • Ironing of 3 pieces per stay (Deluxe Suites).
  • Full laundry service (Superior Suites).
  • Shoe shining service.
  • Free secure off street parking.
  • VAT / taxes.

VALUE ADD: two free one-way airport transfers in Johannesburg and a complimentary 3-course dinner at AtholPlace Restaurant one evening (excluding drinks).

Excluded from the rate:

  • All transfers not mentioned
  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Book minimum 3 nights at Morukuru Family De Hoop and 2 nights at AtholPlace Hotel & Villa in Johannesburg and we will include two free one-way airport transfers in Johannesburg and a complimentary 3-course dinner at AtholPlace Restaurant one evening (excluding drinks).
  • Validity:For all stays between 1 January and 31 December 2020
  • Subject to availability
BOOK SPECIAL

Beach clean-up in De Hoop Nature Reserve12 & 13 July 2019

Join us for a beach clean-up weekend on 12 + 13 July 2019

Polution sadly is everywhere these days and even remote and pristine places like the protected De Hoop Nature Reserve are affected by it. In an attempt to protect the precious and vulnerable flora and fauna in the reserve, Morukuru Family De Hoop and Morukuru Goodwill Foundation have planned a beach clean-up around Koppie Alleen in De Hoop Nature Reserve on 12 & 13 July 2019. A lot of our guests are really interested in nature conservation and if possible would like to contribute to it as well. In return for their hands-on assistance during the weekend, we gladly offer guests the opportunity to spend 2 nights at Morukuru Beach Lodge or Morukuru Ocean House at highly reduced rates

Morukuru Family De Hoop and Morukuru Goodwill Foundation invite you to join our first beach clean-up weekend in the De Hoop Nature Reserve on 12 & 13 July 2019. This weekend we will clean-up the beachesnear Koppie Alleen, which, similar to beaches all over the world, sadly arealso affected by plastics and other debris washing ashore. It is our mission and obligation to preserve natural resources for future generations however.

Friday 12 July
13:00 Arrival and lunch
14:00 Check-in & settling in your room (Morukuru Beach Lodge or Morukuru Ocean House)
14:30-17:00 Beach Cleaning
17:00-18:00 Sundowner drinks in the dunes
19:30  Dinner at Morukuru Beach Lodge

Saturday 13 July
09:00  Breakfast
10:30–16:00 Beach Cleaning – including picnic lunch at the beach
16:00  Leisure time for a private exploration of the park, bike, hike or just enjoy whale watching from your room or from the upstairs bar / lounge area
19:30  Dinner at Morukuru Beach Lodge

Sunday 14 July
08:00  Breakfast
09:30  Check-out of your room
09:30-12:00 Beach Cleaning
12:30  Lunch and departure

Maximum 18 people (9 rooms at Morukuru Beach Lodge and Morukuru Ocean House combined) with limited availability for children over 8 years (children must be able to participate in the beach cleaning, therefor no younger children this weekend)

Inclusions:

  • 2 nights accommodation at Morukuru Ocean House or Morukuru Beach Lodge (on shared basis)
  • All meals & soft drinks; including lunch on arrival and departure
  • Activities as mentioned above
  • Morukuru Family will supply boots, ponchos, bags etc

Exclusions:

  • Transfers to & from De Hoop Nature Reserve
  • Alcoholic drinks & personal expenses

Rates: R 5,000 per adult sharing or R 3,000 per child (8-15years) sharing

Included in the rate:

  • 2 nights accommodation at Morukuru Ocean House or Morukuru Beach Lodge (on shared basis)
  • All meals & soft drinks; including lunch on arrival and departure
  • Activities as mentioned above
  • Morukuru Family will supply boots, ponchos, bags etc

Excluded from the rate:

  • Transfers to & from De Hoop Nature Reserve
  • Alcoholic drinks& personal expense

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability
BOOK SPECIAL