Private holiday apartments with a stunning view of the evergreen plant-life and the Indian ocean. Summerdream has 2 fully equipped self catering apartments with unobstructed views of Mossel bay. The house is located on a steep slope, 200 m from the beach and has a stunning view of a 35 km long bay with endless white beaches, interspersed with tidal pools which can be seen at low tide revealing the amazing sea life. Swim safely in the nearby warm river lagoon. You can easily watch Dolphins from July to October as well as whales!
Enjoy a dream sunrise and sunset from your home, especially from the sunbathing deck, and enjoy a BBQ later.
Activities: All 30 min. to 1 hour away: bungee jumping - all types of surfing - Golf (see below) - scuba diving, discover one of the stunning tidal pools, feed small sharks near the diving club. - For the brave - go on a shark diving adventure. -- Hike on cliff paths or through natural forests in protected areas ! Here you will find all of the trees for which the garden route is famous - like Yellow wood, Iron wood, etc. -- Treetop canopy tours -- Paragliding -- Mountain biking -- Helicopter tours -- Bird watching.
Whale watching tours between July and October -- Regular boat tours to Seal island with about 3-4000 seals. -- Golf is the local pastime here, the closest course is only 3 min. away.
Our historic harbour city Mossel Bay: The maritime museum where you can see a replica of the ship that landed here in 1499 with Bartolameu Diaz as captain. The old Post office tree - the oldest known living tree in South Africa - where a sailor once wrote an important message for his friend and hung it from the tree in a boot. The 'Point' where you will find the beautiful, old lighthouse and the Khoisan Caves, one of the many in which these ancient people lived. (Archeologists have found substantial layers of aquatic animal remains in the caves from 150 000 years ago, proving that these folks relied heavily on shellfish for their diet, harvested from the rocks and tidal pools at low tide.)
Other activities: Day excursions : 'Tsitsikamma national park' with its extremely beautiful rocky shoreline, where the waves spray up to 10 m and more! Hike in the rain forest and meet the Knysna Turako.
Plettenberg Bay: romantic lagoons, 2 view points that you should visit. -- Wilderness and Sedgefield : 2 nature regions, with a stunning lake district, a paradise for nature lovers ! Knysna : with its famous lagoons, take a cruise, enjoy the fresh oysters from the lagoon or go through interesting shops and the waterfront ! -- Oudtshoorn - where you can learn everything about the ostriches. A visit to the Cango Wildlife Farm is HIGHLY recommended, Cango Caves, the famous caves should not be missed.
Enjoy The Big Five animals (Leopard, Lion, Rhino, Buffalo and Elephant) in a Malaria free zone, in as little as an hour's drive away.