Gansbaai self-catering from R200
Finding a holiday that is both revitalising and cost-effective is not always easy. There are always factors that will help save money, such as the ability to cook your own food; close proximity to entertainment and necessities; a location that is rich in beauty and activities. The answer to this is Gansbaai. This under-the-radar town has so many options to make a holiday affordable and all you need to do is arrive.
First on the list is a place to stay. In Gansbaai there are ample choices for self-catering accommodation that does not negotiate with your comfort or your wallet. For anyone travelling with the 4-legged members of their family, there is the possibility to stay on a farm with a large garden area. There is the superb option of being embedded in the bountiful fynbos, in town or close to the seaside. Each location hosts a variety of activities that cost nothing. There is the exquisite option to relax on one of the pristine beaches and savour some of the most epic sunsets. During the day you can go for walks, swim, bird-watch, whale watch and discover untouched beaches and hidden caves.
Self-catering accommodation is not just ideal for a cheaper holiday but is especially good for a long vacation. This type of accommodation provides the opportunity to create a home-away-from-home with your own privacy. There are no other guests to worry about and the kids can make the noise that they love to make. With a wide selection of self-catering available in Gansbaai, you can enjoy your freedom exactly how you like it. Guests can choose to be secluded from anything urban or they can be in the heart of town. There is also the option to choose from accommodation that provides some luxury and others that are more relaxed and natural. The choice is yours.
To find shops, ATMs and other necessities just look on the map to get your bearings. When the time comes that you may want a break from cooking then there are some nice restaurants and pubs to choose from. The beers are cold, the smiles welcoming and the food scrumptious.
Gansbaai most certainly offers some original ways to spend your time. Known as the Big 2 Town it hosts the Marine Big 5 and most notoriously the Southern Right Whales and Great White Sharks. Take the time to view these two giants of the ocean and you will leave with memories bursting with adventure.
With so many more activities like horse-riding, hikes, wine tours, fishing, kayaking and quad biking, why wouldn’t you journey to this adventure wonderland?