Tantalike is a lovely comfortable boat that is not too big. There are 4 cabins in total, all of which have specially bought twin beds, these can either be used as twins, or pushed together to make double beds. Each room is fitted with aircon and has sliding doors opening on to the lake. Mosquito nets can be provided upon request. There are 2 toilets and 3 showers. There are 4 permanent mattresses on the top deck for those wanting to sleep on the deck, extra mattresses can be provided if more guests with to sleep in the open.

2 x pontoon style boats, one of which has a shade cloth roof for those wanting to bream fish, and the other has no roof and is open, for those keener on Tiger Fishing. They each have a 15hp Yamaha motor, or a 8hp Mercury upon request.

HULL TYPE: Pontoon

LENGTH: 45ft

POWERED BY: 2 x inboard Perkins Diesel engines


ELECTRICAL POWER: Brand new 16kva diesel generator, which supplies 220V power when generator is on. Clients will need to bring chargers if necessary. Please Note: Generator will be switched off at 10pm which is Government Stipulated Lake Rules.

PAX: 12 Max Pax

CREW:Captain, Cook and Deckhand



ADDITIONAL INFO: A wood braai can also be found on deck. Please bring your own wood / charcoal.

BOARDING:12 noon (earlier upon request) Disembarking: 9:30a.m

EXTRA FACILITIES: Bar area CD player Open-air shower

MOORING: Cutty Sark Harbour *There is a $5 fee for parking overnight, per night

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Tender Boats are for fishing and game drives, distance dependant on fuel available. Clients are permitted to drive the boats IF they produce a valid Skippers Licence, otherwise the boats are strictly crew driven. If you would like to bring your own speedboat to be towed behind the houseboat, one of the houseboat tenders will be left behind, as towing 3 boats causes damage (please bring your own rope for towing and fuel.)


The upper deck has a large covered dining and bar area, with a CD player and is compatible with smartphones/USB Port/1 RCA Preout/Aux In (Clients to bring their own docking stations if required.) There is also a lovely splash pool on this deck. The Bermuda deck has an open-air shower for those wishing to cool down, but not get in the splash pool. The lower deck has a fully functioning kitchen with ample freezer and cold room space.The crew have their own cabin and ablutions.

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