The Little Sanctuary

Plettenberg Bay Area

Why Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay's all year round temperate climate boasts 300 days of sunshine!

Plettenberg Bay nestles in between the unique Robberg Nature Reserve and the majestic Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma mountains with 30 km of the most beautiful unspoilt sandy beaches.

The bay hosts a variety of aquatic life, in winter teeming with migratory Southern Right Whales mating and calving often clearly visible from The Little Sanctuary.

With its comfortable summer climate and very mild winter climate visitors are attracted to Plettenberg Bay throughout the year. The season for whale watching is from June to November peaking in August and September and schools of dolphins regularly enthrall visitors with their playful and inquisitive antics in the surf.

Plettenberg Bay and its surrounds has so much to offer the visitor, throughout the year looking for a stunning location, adventure and relaxation.
  • Fabulous beaches stretching for miles
  • Best boat based whale and dolphin watching
  • Awesome hikes close to the town
  • Robberg Nature Reserve
  • Great restaurants and wonderful little coffee shops
  • Innovative crafts, foods and clothing
  • Exceptional climate and beautiful view sites