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Lekkerwater Beach Lodge at De Hoop

Discover 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.

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.

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Expert View

  • Nothing for miles around, beach walks and incredible sunsets
  • A unique land-based marine safari experience
  • Offering some of the worlds best land-based whale-watching (July - Nov)
  • Barefoot luxury without the digital distractions

At a glance

  • 7 Rooms
  • 6 Years +
  • Open All Year
  • Family Rooms
  • All Inclusive
  • Scenic Icon Scenic

Our sustainable tourism rating

We handpick partners who share our commitment to protecting their environment, conserving wildlife and benefitting local communities.

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"Take a step back into your childhood by rock pooling. Get up with the sun to join one of the naturalists on a guided walk along the beach at low tide. You will learn all about the thriving inter-tidal ecosystem."

Indulge your passions


Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.

  • Birdwatching Icon Birdwatching
  • Ocean Safari Icon Ocean Safari
  • Whale Watching Icon Whale Watching
  • Cultural Experience Icon Cultural Experience
  • Hiking Icon Hiking
  • Snorkelling Scuba Diving Icon Snorkelling/Scuba Diving
Sample Itineraries


From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, cultural melting pots and enchanting beaches, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favorites.

  • Bespoke itineraries
  • Flights and transfers included
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At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.

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