Crayfish Lodge Sea & Country Guest House

2+4 Killarney Street, Gansbaai, Western Cape, 7220, South Africa | 5 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Gansbaai

My great white encounter

A travel blog entry by natleith


... the cage, if you puke, puke on the side of the boat the cage is not on, all important things. So out we head there had been big storms for the last 3 days so the water was quite choppy we jetted out for about 30 minutes to the back of an island where we dropped anchor and they began to chum, so chumming for those who don't know is a mix of fish oil, fish blood and cut up fish, basically the worst smell in the world when you are feeling slightly queasy ...


A travel blog entry by bakkepackers


... the attention of a couple of sharks. They began circling our boat, and the first group of six got into the shark cage to view them in the water while Dennis and I watched from the viewing platform on top of the boat. We got great views (and could actually take photos) from the platform, but the real highlight, of course, was our turn inside the shark cage.

We got to spend 30 minutes in the cage (and honestly didn't want to spend any longer, since the water was ...

Day 30 - Jonah(s) and NO Whale.............Nearly

A travel blog entry by simonannals


... we boarded the boat whereupon Ken advised everyone to stay inside. He made 4 announcements warning people not to go out on the front deck because they would get seriously wet. Despite this, a whole group of in appropriately dressed clowns insisted they would be alright. We set sail and as we turned out of the harbour, we hit our 1st wave with a thud and sea water covered the whole boat causing the drenched clowns to run for cover. The boat ...

Jaws Right in Front of Me

A travel blog entry by quest_of_a_foxe


... swim by the cage. After that it was the next groups turn so I went up top to the viewing deck for a nice view of the sharks and some of them went after the bait line this time. After that group went it was time for me to get back in and see some more sharks. This time one of the sharks bite the bait line and swim right to the cage (see the first video) hitting the cage with its fin inside the view port and its mouth right next to mine. Its fine brushed along ...

The Weekend's Adventures! ... and Cecil :)

A travel blog entry by callent


... experience and probably something that I will never have the opportunity to do again. – Also our guide was a total babe.

MONDAY – PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION – Today, we spent the morning educating 7th graders on how to be more environmentally aware and on sanitation. But before our class began, we attended a ceremony that the Manenburg Primary School held for us to hand over the school supplies that the women and gender studies students ...

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This 5 star hotel, located on 2+4 Killarney Street, Gansbaai, is near Drostdy Museum, Bontebok National Park, White Shark Diving Tours, and Unreal Dive Expeditions.
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