This magnificent fully furnished family/holiday home with lots of windows allowing in an abundance of natural sunlight is situated on a large plot next to a greenbelt and only meters away from the water's edge. When entering the foyer, you will immediately be welcomed by a friendly atmosphere created by the wood-burning fireplace and extra high ceilings. Entertain your family and friends in this well-designed split-level home with no less than four open space entertainment areas but still in sight of each other. Kids can play outside in the safe and peaceful surroundings while the water sports enthusiast can launch his/her stand-up paddleboard or canoe at the edge of the lagoon. Enjoy time in the heated swimming pool with great views of the Maanschynkop Mountain. Serve late afternoon cocktails on the balcony with spectacular views of the ocean and lagoon. Grotto Beach with its Blue Flag status is only a few minutes' walks away.This home offers you high-end finishes, underfloor heating, security, privacy and even a lazy waiter between the two kitchens.View by appointment only.Hermanus has worldwide acclaim for its Whale Watching and Eco-tourism, it is known as the "Best Land-based Whale Watching Capital of the World." Tourists traveling the Garden Route from Cape Town will always visit Hermanus for its "Champagne Air", the Blue Flag Beaches, the Wines and many other attractions. Hermanus is also known as the "Nice" or "Cannes" of Africa.Property values are high (and rising) and it is a preferred destination for people who want to get away from the stress of city life, yet having all amenities and creature comforts in Hermanus to ensure safety and lifestyle unrivaled in Africa.The South Right whales start arriving in Walker Bay from June and leave again by December. However, the peak whale season, when sightings are guaranteed on a daily basis, is during September and October. Breeding season is August and September and the whale population peaks in Walker Bay during October.