La Mer Sea & Forest Retreat
About La Mer Sea & Forest Retreat
Come and enjoy our pristine beach which is only a three-minute walk away. Breathe in the pure forest air and relax to the soothing sounds of the ocean.
You will love having the entire bottom floor to yourself during your stay at La Mer, whether you are a solo traveller, couples, friends or a family. When you book you will be the only guests, even if there is only two of you. We have three bedrooms: one with an extra-length, king-size bed, one with an extra-length queen-size bed, and one with a double bed (there is also a cot available for infants); there are also two bathrooms, with a bath and shower.
The dining and lounge areas are spacious and modern, and the kitchen is fully-equipped for all your self-catering needs. The unit is finished off with an outside barbecue area and scenic top back deck. There is a kids' play area in the back private garden. Guests have separate access with a key lock box. We live upstairs and are available to guests if needed.
The attractions that we have around La Mer Sea & Forest Retreat is whale and dolphin watching, fishing, swimming, surfing, fine dining, bird watching, hiking, trail runs and boat rides.
Beach: Only a three-minute walk to our pristine beach! Out of season, the two-kilometre stretched out beach feels like it's your own.
Spa: Treat yourself to an Integrative Healing Treatment which includes massage, bodywork and intuitive energy healing. Treatments are offered on-site in our healing room.
Family friendly: Zero-two-year-olds stay free. Cot for babies on request. Kids' play area in the private back garden. Childrens' dinnerware.
Romantic: When you book you will be the only guests and have the entire guest suite to yourselves. You will have your own separate entrance. Sleep in the huge king-size bed and have two bathrooms with separate shower and bath.
Check-in time: 2:00-8:00 PM
Check out time: Prior to 10:00 AM
Suitable for children (2-17 years)
Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
Not suitable for pets
No smoking inside
No parties or events
La Mer Sea & Forest Retreat Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Natures Valley
(0.3 km from Natures Valley)
If you are looking to surf, sunbathe, swim, paddle or even stargaze, this beach is for you! Best known as the end of the multi-day Otter Trail, the secluded Nature's Valley Beach stretches from the mouth of the Groot River to the mouth of the Salt...
(0 km from Natures Valley)
See some of the best views ever on your mountain bike! The trails are unmarked and lead where your mountain bike goes. There are hills, single track, jeep track, rocks, sand and forest – whatever you wish for, Nature’s Valley has got it.
(1.1 km from Natures Valley)
The 4.8 km Kalanderkloof Hiking Trail starts directly opposite the entrance of the De Vasselot camping site. This route progresses up the Kalanderkloof to the lookout point. From the lookout point the route winds all the way back to the campsite.
(0.4 km from Natures Valley)
This ‘must do’ for any serious hiker leads through alternating indigenous afromontane forest and mountain fynbos landscapes. Self-guided and self-catering, hikers need to be well prepared for six days in the wilderness. Tsitsikamma Hiking Trail...