Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop

Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop is an exclusive eco-getaway, located approximately three hours' drive from Cape Town, in the eastern, most exclusive sector of De Hoop Nature Reserve. De Hoop is a glorious coastal reserve famous for some of the best whale watching on the planet.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

Lekkerwater (literally meaning 'the place of good water') offers 7 intimate and individual off-grid suites, decorated with a bright and breezy coastal feel, each boasting a private deck overlooking the five-kilometer stretch of secluded beach. At the main lodge the focus is on offering a home-from-home hospitality and dining experience. Lekkerwater can be booked for sole-use for gatherings of friends and family.

Getting There

De Hoop Nature Reserve, approximately 3 hours' drive from Cape Town and halfway between Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay/Knysna on the world-famous Garden Route.


Land-based whale watching, bird watching, walks through the fynbos with a naturalist, informative talks on the history of the area, drives to the Potberg Mountains to see the Cape Vulture colony and marine walks into the tidal pools and caves.

Read what our previous clients thought of Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop

Review of Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop

Clare Stroud

Wonderful wild scenery. Great staff and wonderful walks. We missed the whales though.

12/12/2019 Read full trip review

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