Hermanus & Surrounding Accommodation

Hermanus Area Accommodation

Sandbaai Country House

... Sandbaai Country House offers quality accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis in Sandbaai, in the Hermanus area in the Overberg / Whale Coast region. Expect the very best at this residence, from luxury bedrooms to quality service and fine cuisine. Each of the ten individually decorated en-suite bedrooms has a telephone, television and extra length beds with fine cotton linen. Enjoy the views of the ocean surging across Walker Bay, or of the towering mountains. Watch the whales from your bedroom, the lounge or the upstairs conference room. An un-equalled position in Sandbaai, on the water's edge, coupled with the natural beauty of its surroundings, make Sandbaai Country House a perfect base from which to explore the Hermanus region famous for it's whales, fynbos and crisp champagne air. Whether you prefer to relax in peace in this tranquil setting, or prefer the hustle and bustle of the festive atmosphere in nearby Hermanus, your hosts will be delighted to help you plan your stay. Close by are many nature reserves, botanical and wild flower gardens where visitors can hike, stroll, or simply absorb natures treasures. A picnic amongst the fynbos in the mountains overlooking Hermanus and Sandbaai, wine tasting in the Hemel-en-Aarde valley. Sandbaai beach has several little coves that are particularly popular at low tide when swimming and snorkeling is safe. Low tide rockpools below Sandbaai Country House are treasure troves of sealife.
From R350
Per person, per night sharing
Sleeps 24 in 5 units/rooms
Wifi Available

Stanford River Lodge

... Stanford River Lodge provides riverside bed and breakfast accommodation in Stanford, near Hermanus in the Overberg and Whale Coast region in the Western Cape. Situated right on the exquisite natural beauty of the Klein River; 21 hectares, north facing with uninterrupted views of the Klein River mountains that run parallel to the river. Five beautiful double rooms each with en suite bathrooms and covered patios and BBQ facilities available - all have views of the river. The upstairs honeymoon suite (Fish Eagle Suite) boasts stunning views both from the bed and bath. We offer DSTV, fans for summer, under floor heating for winter, heated towel rails, pure cotton linen, towels, swimming pool (bring your own swimming/beach towels), use of canoes and have secure parking. Ideal for paddling, rowing or boating with a bird sanctuary on the river the one way and Stanford historic village the other way or just swim in this lazy, tranquil, inviting and safe river. From world class restaurants to quaint country pubs for breakfasts, lunches and dinners Within 20 minutes drive from Stanford you will find the resort town of Hermanus with its many shops and restaurants, wine tasting, 11km cliff path walk, excellent whale watching (the Whale Festival is held in September), flea markets, art galleries, deep sea fishing and golf course as well as long white beaches. Gansbaai is in the other direction and boasts the best great white shark encounters, boat trips, fishing trips, beaches and wonderful views of Walker Bay. Agulhas, the tip of Africa, is 120km away from Stanford and makes a great day trip from the Lodge.
From R1625
Per unit, per night
Sleeps 10 in 5 units/rooms
Wifi Available

The Potting Shed - Self Catering

... The Potting Shed offers self catering apartment accommodation in Hermanus on the Overberg / Whale Coast. Hear and see the ocean from our self catering apartment in a peaceful, sea facing, upmarket complex with 24 hour security. This beautiful seaside town of Hermanus in the Western Cape is only an hour and a half away from Cape Town city centre and 1 hour from the international airport. Our self catering apartments are located at Whale Rock Estate at Tobago Bay, Hermanus, and have stunning views of Walker Bay, where the Southern Right whales are often seen breaching and blowing along the rocky coast line only seconds from your door. We offer 3 apartments, each sleeps 4 and consists of: Sea facing lounge, stoep, and main bedroom. Bathroom has bath & shower, double & twin room, (bed linen & towels provided), kitchen equipped with washing machine, lounge with flat screen TV, DSTV (compact package) & DVD player, weber braai in stoep, squash court & swimming pool in complex, outside braai area at pool, parking bay for each unit, walkway to rocky beach (approx 80 metres from patio), 1 km to new harbour, 2 seafood restaurants & bar, 3 km to town centre, 5 km to Hermanus Golf course. Enjoy kayaking, whale watching, shark cage diving, wine tasting, quad biking, tree top slides, mountain & cliff path walks, birding, beaches. Hermanus offers so much to do, and with our secure self catering accommodation you will be free to come and go as you please while you explore the Hermanus and Overberg area.
From R1750
Per unit, per night
Wifi Available

The Potting Shed Guest House

... The Potting Shed offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Hermanus Central on the Overberg / Whale Coast, Western Cape. Annamarie and David welcome you to our bed and breakfast accommodation. Enjoy personal service at this owner-run establishment in the quaint town of Hermanus only one hour from Cape Town International airport. Indulge yourself with bed & breakfast at our guest house, where hand-painted interiors provide an artistic and unique, personal touch. The Guest House has a 3 - Star grading by the South African Tourism Grading Council. Accommodation comprises of: 3 standard rooms, 2 deluxe rooms and mountain view studio room. Downstairs rooms each have tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen DSTV, free WI- FI, safety deposit box, over-head fans, wall heaters, pool towels and an en-suite shower room. (Deluxe rooms have fridge, private patio area with braai). Upstairs studio room is accessed from a private entrance, and includes a kitchen area with microwave/grill, fridge, kettle & toaster, bathroom with shower& bath, full DSTV, WI-Fi, & air-conditioning. The private deck is spacious with 2 sun-loungers, an undercover seating area, & gas braai. Breakfast comprises of fresh fruit, yoghurt, cereal, toast, egg & bacon and variety of homemade goodies: pancakes, rusks, preserves & fresh baked bread, freshly squeezed juice (in season). Guests are invited to enjoy the flood-lit pool area with sun-loungers, tables and chairs. They may also use the BBQ/braai, with utensils, glasses, crockery and cutlery provided on request. The Potting Shed bed and breakfast is ideally situated in a quiet side-street off Hermanus Main Road. Come and explore the Hermanus town centre, restaurants, cliff paths and sea, all just a short walk away. Hermanus is famous for "whales", but in reality it offers so much more. Join us at The Potting Shed bed and breakfast and find out.
From R1300
Per unit, per night
Wifi Available

von Abercron Residence

... Von Abercron Residence offers both self catering accommodation and bed and breakfast accommodation in Hermanus on the Overberg / Whale Coast. We offer two beautifully decorated and comfortable apartments each with a fully equipped kitchen (also available on a bed and breakfast basis) and two suites on a bed and breakfast basis. Von Abercron Residence in an area known as Hermanus Heights, situated on a mountain slope directly above the Hermanus Golf Course and adjacent to Fernkloof Nature Reserve with magnificent and panoramic mountain and sea views. It's only a few minutes to the centre of Hermanus and the best places to watch whales, or to the two main beaches (Grotto Beach & Voelklip Beach). Guests are offered not only a high standard of comfort, but also a restful environment in a quiet, safe and peaceful area. Guests are invited to use the lovely garden with a saltwater pool and barbeque facilities under the covered lapa. Enjoy nature with the sound of birds and unbelievable views, only metres from the superb golf course and mountain trails. There are many top golf courses in and around the area: Hermanus, Arabella, Kleinmond, Strand etc. We can book your tee times at all golf courses around Hermanus and you are welcome to store your clubs in the garage. On request we make bookings for restaurants, shark-cage diving and whale-watching trips and assist where possible to make your bed and breakfast or self catering stay in Hermanus one to remember.
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