Accommodation in Gansbaai CBD
The guttural ‘G’ of Gansbaai is the first indication that this small town is traditionally Afrikaans. True South African accommodation can be found in this heart-warming town and the locals are happy to help in any way possible. As long as you don’t try and give the weathered seaman tips on how to fish, you will be welcomed with open arms, big smiles and a cold beer!
One of the biggest benefits about staying in the heart of town is the proximity to everything. A key difference with staying in Gansbaai CBD compared to other town centres is that there is a view to soak in from most of the accommodation.You will have the bonus of being in the heart of convenience with a scenic view! Guests can choose the accommodation that suits them best and enjoy the scenery from a balcony, from their own caravan or from a rooftop accompanied by a Jacuzzi.
A trip to the supermarkets, the harbour, restaurants, pubs and shops are all in the near vicinity. Gansbaai offers some restaurants that serve a real taste sensation. There is anything from a convenient take-away, mouth-watering pizza or delicious appetisers served at toasty coffee shops. From slipping on a nice outfit to kicking off your shoes for a really down-to-earth pub experience, Gansbaai has it all.
The Kleinbaai harbour is not too far if people want to go shark cage diving with the apex predators of the ocean, the Great White Sharks. Gansbaai is also one of the few places in the world where it is possible to whale watch in three different ways. You can choose to take to the skies, brave the seas or enjoy some of the best land-based whale watching in the world.
There is a whole range of outdoor activities surrounding Gansbaai, just use our filters to find what you need and you can have a trip organised that will befit your dream holiday. Gansbaai may be acquiring more tourism because of its status as the Big 2 Town (it hosts both Great White Sharks and Southern Right Whales) but it is essentially a fishing town. So experienced or not, grab a fishing rod and it will be time to feel the thrill of a fish tugging on a line.
The hospitality is beyond welcoming, the happiness infectious and the surrounding nature absolutely beautiful. Gansbaai is an under-the-radar town that has more to offer than most people could believe. You will leave awe-struck after a trip to Gansbaai!