Walter’s Place Guest House Jongensfontein

Self-catering accommodation in 3 luxurious double rooms on the beach front. Walter’s Place Guest House is excellently located right on the shore in Jongensfontein. Comfortable, clean and well-priced where you can switch off and relax on the covered patio with its beautiful wicker furniture while gazing at the ocean. Breathing in the fresh, clean air and feeling the cool breeze from the sea on your skin. How much more can you ask for than watching the absolutely stunning sunrise over the ocean from your bed?

Walter’s Place Guest House is a white double storey thatch roof house with a balcony along the front of the top floor where the owner lives. Along the ground level and underneath the balcony is a spacious veranda. A Weber braai is available for guests to use on the beautiful green lawn in front of the rooms. Previous guests awarded practically full marks to this guest house for for cleanliness, service, location, safety as well as value for money.


Jongensfontein is a very pretty little coastal town about 10 km from Stilbaai in the Hessequa area of the Garden Route. The Garden Route is a beautiful portion of the Western Cape Province of South Africa harbouring unique fynbos flora as well as various indigenous fauna.

The licensed restaurant, Drie Pikkewyne, is about 130 m from Walter’sPlace guest-house, a very short walking distance of about a block down the same street. All the way on the edge of the beach with the sun on your skin and the droning of the waves in your ears.

Accommodation at Walter’s Place Guest House

This guest house offers accommodation to six guests at one time in 3 luxurious adjacent bedrooms located on the ground floor. Decorated cleverly to create a clean and crisp look by effectively and tastefully combining white with soft colours.

Two of the rooms are more or less the same in size, one offering a bath while the other has a shower. The third room, however, is more spacious, offering a fair living space apart from the kitchenette and sleeping area. It also includes a fireplace for those cold winter’s nights.

Each room features the following

  • Stunning view of the rocky shore and wide Indian Ocean.
  • Can accommodate two guests.
  • Queen-size bed in two of the rooms and twin beds in the third, each with bed lamps.
  • Linen as well as other bedding available.
  • Wardrobe as well as a mirror and hair dryer.
  • Modern en suite bathroom with bath or shower large basin with mixer tap, large mirror as well as a toilet and bath towels. Regret no beach towels included.
  • Kitchenette with microwave, kettle, fridge, induction plate as well as other basic kitchen utensils for self-catering.
  • Flat screen TV offering DStv premium bouquet.
  • Free WiFi throughout the property.
  • Large glass doors opening onto a large shared patio with comfortable wicker furniture and a picnic table. Bordering on the beautifully maintained green lawn and overlooking the sea.
  • White wooden louvered folding doors on the inside of the glass doors instead of curtains.
  • No smoking indoors.
  • The larger third room also offers dining and lounging space as well as a fireplace and fire extinguisher.

Outside the rooms is a fire hose in case of a fire emergency.

On the grass is a Weber barbecue facility which guests can use anywhere on the lawn.

Facilities at Walter’s Place Guest House

  • Bed linen, other bedding as well as bath towels supplied
  • Cleaning service on demand
  • Fire hose outside
  • Free open on-site parking
  • Free WiFi throughout the property
  • Hair dryer
  • Kitchenette with fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster induction plate, etc. for self-catering
  • No children under 18 years
  • No smoking allowed indoors
  • Payment by cash of EFT
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Private entrance
  • TV with DStv premium bouquet
  • Weber braai with braai tongs
  • Wheelchair Friendly (Studio Room)

Activities and Attractions in Jongensfontein and Surrounding Area

  • Endless opportunities for nature lovers such as hiking trails, cycling, bird watching, dolphin watching and whale watching during the season (June to November). Try the ±8 km Southern Right Whale Hiking trail between Stilbaai and Jongensfontein.
  • Water activities such as rock fishing, deep sea fishing, swimming, sunbathing and surfing as well as kayaking. Also scuba diving, sail surfing, stand-up paddling and river cruises on the Goukou River at Still Bay. Jongensfontein is well-known among surfers.
  • Although the beach at Jongensfontein is very rocky (making it a fisherman’s paradise) there is a lovely tidal pool where people like to cool off.
  • You can participate in sport activities like golf, bowls, tennis as well as driving the 4×4 routes with the family.
  • In addition you can visit the ancient fish traps and other interesting archaeological sites, as well as the daily feeding of the eels in Still Bay.
  • Also visit Die Fonteinhuisie in Jongensfontein which was built round 1940 and nowadays houses the Jongensfontein Museum depicting the history of the town.
  • Furthermore you can enjoy cheese and wine tasting or gin tasting or maybe the many arts and crafts shops.
  • Of course there are lots of shops, restaurants, flea markets, entertainment and night-life, etc. in Still Bay where you can happily spend your money. Make sure, though that you try the Drie Pikkewyne Restaurant in Jongensfontein for a sit down or a takeaway meal.
  • You will find all the necessary medical services in Still Bay such as doctors, vets, pharmacies as well as the very efficient local NSRI. And of course the hands on and competent SA Police station in Stilbaai.

Walter’s Place – Gastehuis in Jongensfontein

Self-sorg akkommodasie in 3 gemaklike dubbelkamers op die strandfront. Skoon en gerieflik waar jy kan afskakel en ontspan op die stoep met sy pragtige rottang meubels terwyl jy na die see staar. Die vars, skoon lug inasem en die koel seebriesie teen jou vel voel. Hoeveel meer kan mens vra as om die verbysterende sonsopkoms oor die oseaan uit jou bed te aanskou?

Walter’s Place is ‘n wit dubbelverdieping grasdakhuis. Die eienaar van die huis woon op die boonste vlak terwyl die kamers op die onderste vlak is. Die stoep is onderdak en kan toegemaak word om wind en reën uit te hou wanneer nodig.

Jongensfontein is ‘n prentjiemooie klein kusdorpie omtrent 10 km van Stilbaai af in die Hessequagebied van die Tuinroete. Die Tuinroete is ‘n pragtige gedeelte in die Wes-Kaap Provinsie in Suid-Afrika, bekend vir sy unieke fynbos en so ook inheemse wildlewe.

Akkommodasie by Walter’s Place Guest House

Die gastehuis bied akkommodasie aan 6 gaste op ‘n slag in 3 lieflike aangrensende kamers op die grondvlak van die huis. Al die kamers is dieselfde behalwe dat twee se badkamers ‘n stort het en die ander een ‘n bad. Die derde kamer is ook groter met ‘n klein leefarea en ‘n kaggel.

Elke kamer bied die volgende

  • Asemrowende uitsig op die rotsige kus en die wye Indiese oseaan.
  • Kan 2 gaste huisves.
  • Koningingrootte bed met bedlampies in twee kamers en twee enkelbeddens in die derde.
  • Linne en so ook ander beddegoed.
  • Klerekas, spieël en haardroër.
  • Moderne en suite badkamer met bad of stort, groot wasbak, groot spieël, toilet en so ook badhanddoeke.
  • Kitchenette met ‘n mikrogolf, ketel, yskas, broodrooster, induksieplaat en so meer vir selfsorg.
  • Die groter kamer het ook ‘n eet- en sitgedeelte en so ook ‘n kaggel en brandblusser.
  • Platskerm TV met toegang tot DStv premium bouquet.
  • Gratis WiFi oral.
  • Groot glasdeure wat oopmaak op ‘n groot gedeelde stoep met gemaklike rottangmeubels en ‘n piekniektafel.
  • Wit hortjies opvoudeure van hout aan die binnekant van die glasdeure instede van gordyne.
  • Geen binneshuise rokery toegelaat.

Buite die kamers is ‘n brandslang in geval van die uitbreek van ‘n vuur.

Op die stoep is ‘n Weber-braai wat gaste enige plek op die gras voor die stoep kan gebruik.

Fasiliteite by Walter’s Place Guest House

  • Bedlinne, ander beddegoed en so ook badhanddoeke word voorsien
  • Betalings d.m.v. kontant of elektroniese oorplasing
  • Brandslang reg buite die kamers
  • Geen rook binneshuis
  • Gratis oop parkering op die perseel
  • Gratis WiFi oral
  • Haardroërs
  • Kinders onder 18 nie toegelaat
  • Kitchenette met yskas, mikrogolf, ketel, broodrooster, induksieplaat, en so meer vir selfsorg
  • Privaat toegang tot kamers
  • Skoonmaakdiens op versoek
  • Troeteldiere word nie toegelaat nie
  • TV met DStv premium bouquet
  • Weber-braai met braaigereedskap
  • Rolstoelvriendelik (Studio Kamer)