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Pikkewyntjie Cottage

In Vermont

Adjacent to the upstairs en-suite bedroom is another loft style living area with magnificent sea views. The open plan...

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R1700.0

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Le Whale

In Vermont

Le Whale offers holiday accommodation near the sea. The property is located on the owner's premises next to the main ...

Braai Area
DSTV
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R480

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Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottage

In Hermanus

Welcome to Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottages in the heart of rural Overberg – where your South African holiday...

Swimming Pool
Pet Friendly
Full Kitchen
Braai Area
WiFi
DSTV
Parking on Premises
Fireplace
TV

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R1600.0

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Eastbury Cottage

In Fernkloof Estate

Eastbury Cottage has 4 units that sleep from 2 to 4 persons respectively. A sleeper couch can be used in the Loft an...

Braai Area
Fireplace
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen
TV
Pet Friendly
DSTV

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R750.0

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Onrus River Cottage

In Onrus

Onrus River Cottage is located on the Onrus River in the small exclusive suburb known as Bosplassie. Ideally located...

Braai Area
Full Kitchen
TV
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DSTV

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R800.0

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Mediterranean Cottage

In Voelklip

Mediterranean Cottage offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in a quaint, creative holiday home situated in V...

Braai Area
Fireplace
TV
Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen

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R1700

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Troon Beach Cottage, Hermanus- Walk to the Beach!150m to Voelklip Beach

In Voelklip

The Beach cottage is prime as it is situated on the front row, beachfront, and one just walks in a few minutes to Gro...

Braai Area
Aircon
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
Dishwasher
TV
WiFi
DSTV
Full Kitchen
Internet access

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R2968.0

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Klein Vlei Camping Villages and Cabins

In Hermanus

If you think that having no tent should stop you from actually going camping, think again. This is longer the case wi...

Braai Area
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Parking on Premises
Laundry facilities

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R750.0

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Nerf-af Cottage

In Hermanus

Nerf - Af Cottage is a charming holiday home situated in Onrus, a coastal enclave in the picturesque Overberg region....

Braai Area
Fireplace
TV
Wheelchair Friendly
Full Kitchen
WiFi
DSTV

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R1095.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Protea

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R1300.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Agapanthus

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Pine Tree

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R3000.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Lemon Tree

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R2400.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Oak Tree

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R2800.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Paddock

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R2800.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages The Lodge

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R3000.0

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High Season Luxury Farm Cottages Wild Olive

In Hemel En Aarde Estate

Self Catering cottages, which sleep from two to six guests, are tastefully decorated and fully equipped to make your ...

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R2200.0

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Hermanus Fynbos Collection

In Hermanus

First Cottage:
Come and relax and unwind in our "King Protea" Loft Cottage, under the branches of an old tree. It is ...

Swimming Pool
Braai Area
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R1350.0

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Annex Cottage

In Eastcliff

After a long day soaking up the African Sun, what better way to cool down than have a splash in the pool. 6 Stemmet ...

Braai Area
Full Kitchen
Parking on Premises
Laundry facilities

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R1000.0

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The Bicycle Cottage

In Hermanus

With over 10 000 holiday homes and vacation rentals in 11 different countries, Vacasa strives to provide only the bes...

Braai Area
Fireplace
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen
TV
WiFi
Internet access

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R6854.0

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Flamingo Lake Cabin

In Fisherhaven

Flamingo Lake is quiet, incredibly beautiful, safe, secure and close to nature.
The loudest noise will be the sound o...

Swimming Pool
Parking on Premises
DSTV
Braai Area
Dishwasher

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R2000.0

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Birdstone Cottage

In Voelklip

See the individual listings of the houses for a full list of facilities. Houses are available for different categorie...

Braai Area
Full Kitchen
TV

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R2640.0

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Pepper Berry Place

In Westcliff - Hermanus

The accommodation at Pepper Berry Place has been meticulously planned with your well-being and privacy in mind. The C...

Braai Area
WiFi
DSTV
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Full Kitchen
TV

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R1350.0

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Snails End Cottage

In Sandbaai

Snails' End Cottage is a delightful self-catering cottage situated in a quiet street near the beach in Sandbaai, Herm...

Braai Area
WiFi
Internet access
Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen
TV
Pet Friendly
DSTV

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R450

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Blossom Tree Cottage

In Fisherhaven

Separate self-catering cottage with braai room and saltwater pool. Main house in front. Conveniently situated in part...

Swimming Pool
Pet Friendly
Full Kitchen
Braai Area
WiFi
TV
Parking on Premises
Fireplace

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R650

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Pacem Self-catering Cottages

In Voelklip

Ideally situated for whale watching, strolling along the famous cliff path and hiking in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve...

Braai Area
Full Kitchen
Internet access
Parking on Premises
Dishwasher
Laundry facilities
Fireplace
DSTV
TV

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R1000

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Milkwood Lodge

In Voelklip

The spacious ground floor en-suite rooms and one bedroom cottage have direct access into the garden, swimming pool a...

Braai Area
WiFi
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen
TV

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R1400.0

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Stukkie Van Der Merwe Holiday Cottage

In Sandbaai

Stukkie Van Der Merwe is a cosy self-catering cottage located in Sandbaai, Hermanus, a popular holiday destination. T...

Braai Area
WiFi
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
DSTV
TV

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R1100

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Lagoon Cottage

In Hermanus

Perfect break away from the hustle and bustle of the busy rat race. This modern home is situated in Voëlklip. Its onl...

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R2800

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Lavender Beach

In Vermont

Lavender Beach offers cosy, upmarket self catering accommodation, situated virtually on the beach, in Hermanus, Overb...

Braai Area
DSTV
TV
WiFi
Laundry facilities

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R1800

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Hermanus Reviews

MERYL CASEY
12 August 2018

Clean

Superb. 5 out of 5
Helen Mitchell
01 August 2018

Walks along the coastal paths.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Amelia de Milander
30 July 2018

Beautiful town and great people.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Lesley du Preez
29 July 2018

The sightseeing.

Okay. 3 out of 5
Nicoline Rousseau
27 July 2018

Ambiance

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Melanie Jährling
23 July 2018

The City, the beach, the whales.

Superb. 5 out of 5

More info about Hermanus

All around the world Hermanus is known as the best land based whale watching destination in the world.Hundreds flock here for  whale watching and, of course, the whale festival that takes place every year to celebrate the returning of the Southern Right Whale to the area. Situated between the ocean and the magnificent overberg mountains, Hermanus is the perfect place for rest and relaxation.

The town of Hermanus was founded in 1820 by Hermanus Pieters and was originally called Hermanuspietersfontein. The name was then later changed to Hermanus in 1902 by the Postmaster as it was too long. Over the years the small fishing village has become one of the most popular places around. Hermanus has a rail way station, but no trains or tracks. Plans were being made to build a railway extending from Botriver, when Sir William Hoy decided that there would be no trains as the steam would pollute the fresh air.

Lying on the coastline with it’s beautiful scenery, it is one of those places you just need to see for yourself.

Things to do

The coastal town offers a wide range of activities for couples, friends and families to enjoy. Just a few of the activities you can enjoy include FishingHikingKayakingScuba divingTreetop zipline slidesPaintballHorse riding, Shopping and so much more.

Whale watching is one of the most popular activities to do whilst visiting Hermanus. There are a few ways to do this which includes, boat tours, aerial tours and land based viewing.Shark Cage Diving is also a popular activity and is available all year round for the whole family.

You can also enjoy the Hermanus Wine Route which runs from Benguela Cove all the way  down to the village, where you can enjoy your tasting while taking in the beautiful scenery.

If you would like to see all the history Hermanus has to offer, there are a number of Museums you can visit.

There a a wide range of beaches in the hermanus area to visit which include Grotto Beach, Breakfast Bay, Sandbaai Beach, Onrus beach, Langbaai, Kammabaai and Voelklip Beach.

Where to Eat

Hermanus is know for it's delicious seafood, which is indulged in while taking in the glorious views the coastal town offers. For those you are not so keen on the oceans fresh offerings there is a selection of restaurants to choose from to apease your palate.

Fisherman’s Cottage is the place to go for a little history and a wide selection of delicious fresh seafood. The building dates back to 1890 and forms part of the old harbour museum located in the fishermans village.

If you are looking for a great family restaurant  that serves Italian food, then Rossi’s Italian Restaurant is the place to be. Established in 1985, Rossi’s has a great atmosphere and a view of the overberg mountains.

For some home made breakfast and good coffee, pop into Anya’s Mum Cafe. Their menu is changed on a daily basis and they have great garden, where you can sit and relax to escape the crowds.

Just Pure Bistro offers you a memorable experience with views that overlook the bay. They use only the freshest ingredients for all their delicious meals.

Looking for some good sushi. Harbour Rock Restaurant is situated on the cliff overlooking hermanus. During the winter they partner up with Gecko and offer you a discount on Fridays known as “Sushi Fridays”.

Want the best steak in Hermanus, then you have to visit B’s Steakhouse to get their famous char grilled steak and signature ultimate onion!

The Blue Roof Pub & Restaurant is located in Fisherhaven, just outside of Hermanus. They have live music on a regular basis and have a R40 pub grub menu, which means all their dishes offered on the bar menu is R40. You can unwind with some music and a good view, overlooking the Bot River.

Situated at the original market square in Hermanus, Tapas Food & Wine Bar offers you a wide range of local and international cuisine. They also have a wide selection of award winning wine that you can taste by the glass.

Where to Stay

Whether you're visiting Hermanus for a few days or weeks, with family and friend, or just with a partner, you'll be sure to find the accommodation to suit your needs!

Hotels: If you are just looking for a place to sleep, then Hermanus offers a wide range of high standard hotels.

Guest Houses & Bed & Breakfasts: There is big selection of luxury and affordable guest houses and bed & breakfasts to choose from in Hermanus.

Self Catering & Apartments: If you are coming in a group or as a family, it would be best to choose an one of many self catering and apartments in Hermanus.

Backpackers: If you are just traveling through hermanus, why not stay at one of the backpacker establishments.

Camping & Caravan Parks: Want to be outside in the fresh hermanus air then one of the caravan/camping sites is for you.

Farm Stays: Hermanus also offers you the opportunity to stay on one of it’s beautiful farms.

Transport

When traveling to Hermanus by car from Cape Town, there are two routes you could take. The quickest is to take the N2 over Sir Lowry’s Pass, but if you are looking for a more scenic route then take the drive along the mountain-side by travelling along Clarens Drive.

Air: There is no airport in Hermanus itself. The closest airport is Cape Town International Airport, which is 90 km from Hermanus.

Car Rental: A popular way for getting around Hermanus is by renting a car. There are a number of car rental agencies around the town, or you can organise one at Cape Town International Airport.

Taxis/Shuttle Services: One of the best ways to get around Hermanus is to take one of the many taxis and Shuttle services available. This option is best for tourists or large groups as it pick you up and drops you exactly where you want to be.Did you know?Hermanus was originally called Hermanuspietersfontein

It is famous for Southern Right Whale watching during the Southern Hemisphere's winter and spring.

Hermanus hosts an annual whale festival to celebrate the returning of the Southern Right Whales to the area for mating season.

Grotto Beach is the largest beach in Hermanus and been proclaimed a Blue Flag beach.

Hermanus has a  warm summer Mediterranean climate and temperatures range from  25 °C in February to 16 °C in July but higher temperatures are not uncommon.

The town has one of the richest and highest plant diversity levels in the world.

Hermanus has one of the world's only Whale Criers. He alerts people of whale sighting by blowing his kelp horn.

There is a train station in Hermanus, but no trains or railway lines.

About Cottages

Guests escape the noise and bustle of lodges by opting to stay in either fully self-catering or bed and breakfast cottages. Self-catering cottages are a home away from home and come fully equipped with everything guests need. Most self catering cottages also come with a cleaning service, Dstv, and a private patio/entertainment area. Guests who opt for bed and breakfast cottages enjoy their own private patio/entertainment area, luxury amenities, Dstv, and cleaning service. There is often a small kitchenette, if guests wish to do a little cooking, and a relaxing lounge area. Cottages are ideal for families, small groups of friends and couples wishing for a more private retreat.