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White Shark Guest House

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Featuring views of the Atlantic Ocean, White Shark Guest House is located in Kleinbaai/Gansbaai, 400 meters from the harbor where shark cage diving and whale watching takes place daily. We have elegant rooms that are comfortably furnished and come in varying sizes. The large living room comes with an ocean facing roof top terrace. A buffet breakfast can be enjoyed on the deck with a breathtaking ocean view. Dining options are available upon request, and guests have access to a communal kitchen and BBQ facilities. Free Wifi is available throughout the property. Activities like shark cage diving and whale watching can be arrange on behalf of guests. A nine hole golf course and the African Penguin & Seabird Sanctuary is 1 km away, while Walker Bay Nature Reserve is 10km away. The property is 155 km from Cape Town International Airport and a shuttle service can be organized upon request.
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Breakfast included
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Cape Town Intl Airport100 km
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All reviews white shark guest house marine dynamics the owner shark dive diving companies one night meeting point breakfast was excellent whale watching perfect stay perfect spot place to stay at home cancelled due garden route bad weather
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Reviewed yesterday

Cozy and welcoming. This guest house is located in a small town of Kleinbaai not far from Cape Agulhas which is the southernmost point of the African continent. Rene (the owner) and Monica were wonderful hosts. Wish we could have stayed longer. The rooms were...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We rented a car in Cape Town and drove 2 1/2 hrs to the little coastal town of Gansbaai for the purpose of doing the shark dive. Weather conditions resulted in cancellation of the dive. What to do? We studied the maps and found that...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very personal and friendly welcome at a lovely place. We had a very nice room with sea view and a private balcony. Monique is an exceptional manager, very attentive and always helpful for a kind of recommendations and reservations e.g. whale watch tours. Just 100m...More

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Response from MoniqueM2907, Manager at White Shark Guest HouseResponded today

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. All the recommendations is what helps you explore more of our beautiful area. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the stay with us. We hope that you will return in the near future for another visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay was a very comfortable one. Rene and staff were very hospitable and the property was amazing. Great location and awesome tips for local activities and food were provided. I can't wait to return and experience it again.More

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Response from MoniqueM2907, Manager at White Shark Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad to hear that all of our trip and activities we told you about was greatly appreciated. This is what make it great for us getting to help you explore more and tell...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly & warm welcome - almost like "family". Nice & clean room! Good breakfast with good variety! Very helpful service - and all without any problems! Great and very pleasant stay - very much apprechiate! I´ll come back again ;-)More

Thank Frank S
Response from MoniqueM2907, Manager at White Shark Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Frank for the review. It was great having you stay here for one night and then came back for another night. We are glad that we got your trip in South Africa off to a good start and that you had...More

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Response from Whitesharkguesthouse | Property representative |
Hi Anna, thank you for your inquiry. Cape Town Airport is around 2 hours drive from White Shark Guest House. Private transport can be arranged and the cost ZAR1500 one way. This is the total cost for 1 or 2 persons. Should... More
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"For space and a private deck, choose the Flamingo's Nest."
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South AfricaWestern CapeOverberg DistrictOverstrandGansbaai
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