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Encircling a fertile golf course, Fernkloof Estate is in the town of Hermanus in the Western Cape Province. It lies below the Fernkloof Nature Reserve and has some sea views of Walker Bay. Walker Bay is renowned for the high volumes of calving whales entering the bay between July and November.
Fernkloof Estate is 3kms east of Hermanus centre, and 3kms west of the swimming beaches at Voëlklip and Grotto Beach, all easily reached along the scenic cliff path.
The Fernkloof Nature Reserve above the suburb and along the slopes of the Kleinrivier Mountains is famous for the vast amount of coastal fynbos species found here.
If you plan a stay in the ever popular Hermanus, you will find Fernkloof Estate to be a convenient, prime location from which to discover the town’s attractions.
Top 8 reasons to visit Fernkloof Estate
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For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.