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Xairu: 3 bedroom gem on Walker Bay

SuperhostGansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa
Entire house hosted by Jay
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Designed by architect Rod Lloyd, Xairu offers self-catering accommodation for six, with stunning views from every room. The house is named for the original Khoi-San word for this region, meaning ‘place of paradise.’ Enjoy spectacular sunsets and vistas all the way to Cape Point from the decks and balconies. Xairu is close to shark diving, Cape winelands and excellent hiking. This architectural gem is equipped with quality linens and complete kitchen. Xairu is good for couples and families.

The space
A spacious, modernist home offering fantastic sea views from every room. Fully equipped kitchen with gas hob and dishwasher. Large Weber grill for outdoor braais. Moreso stove with radiant pipe for heating as well as a wood burning fireplace in the upstairs lounge.

Guest access
Guests have access to the full house, including clothes washer/dryer in the closet next to the kitchen and pantry.

Other things to note
Cape winters can be chilly. The house has portable heaters, wall heaters and extra duvets/blankets, please don't hesitate to ask about them. We cannot guarantee the house will be stocked up on wood for the Moreso stove and/or fireplace, so please make sure wood and kindling are on your shopping list when you arrive.
Designed by architect Rod Lloyd, Xairu offers self-catering accommodation for six, with stunning views from every room. The house is named for the original Khoi-San word for this region, meaning ‘place of paradise.’ Enjoy spectacular sunsets and vistas all the way to Cape Point from the decks and balconies. Xairu is close to shark diving, Cape winelands and excellent hiking. This architectural gem is equipped with qu… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
TV
Free street parking
Fire extinguisher
Washer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

6 nights in Gansbaai

Mar 1, 2021 - Mar 7, 2021
Check-in
3/1/2021
Checkout
3/7/2021

4.88 out of 5 stars from 128 reviews

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Location

Gansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa

Gansbaai is a working fishing village. It is world-reknowned for land-based whale watching and cage dives to view Great White sharks. Unlike our neighbor across Walker Bay, the town of Hermanus, Gansbaai is not a highly developed holiday destination. But if the Great Outdoors is your aim it offers charm aplenty.
Gansbaai is a working fishing village. It is world-reknowned for land-based whale watching and cage dives to view Great White sharks. Unlike our neighbor across Walker Bay, the town of Hermanus, Gansbaai is not…

Hosted by Jay

Joined in May 2016
  • 128 Reviews
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During your stay
Check-in and most on-the-ground interactions are handled by our local agent, Lizette Louw. I am always available by phone, text or WhatsApp for questions, recommendations, local advice etc.
Jay is a Superhost
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
Smoke alarm not reported Learn more
Cancellation policy