Whale Rock is approximately 2km from the essential amenities such as a supermarket, pharmacy, hairdresser, pet shop, pool shop, video shop, liquor store and filling station.
Approximately 800m due east of Whale Rock is a newly constructed walkway across the vlei. This takes beach lovers straight into the Solar Beach Area.
Plettenberg Bay is the jewel of The Garden Route and is tranquil and charming. Miles of sweeping unspoilt golden beaches, dramatic rocky peninsula, intriguing lagoons and estuaries, towering indigenous forests and unpolluted rivers and sea.
With its exceptional climate and beautiful view sites over the Indian Ocean, Plett is perfect for tourists interested in exploring, watching or just lazing. The river, lagoon, bay and beaches are much used by fishing and boating enthusiast and offers the best shore based whale watching of the area.
Plett, a modern resort with perfect beaches is the centre of the Garden Route and surrounded by the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma Mountain ranges. This is for sure South Africa's Western Cape premier coastal holiday resort with fantastic property investment opportunities.
Plettenberg Bay has its own Private Hospital. Nearby Knysna has a Government Hospital and the excellent Knysna Private Hospital.