A luxurious, peaceful escape that offers exceptional cuisine and personalised service nestled outside the serene town of Hermanus, a scenic 90-minute drive from Cape Town.
An exclusive boutique hotel offering tranquility and exclusivity. A luxurious, peaceful escape that offers exceptional cuisine and personalised service nestled outside the serene town of Hermanus, a scenic 90-minute drive from Cape Town. The Thatch House is an exclusive boutique hotel that offers respite from everyday life, in an exquisite natural setting overlooking the Hermanus lagoon. Guests here are treated not only to the expansive views over the water and the ancient Cape Fold Mountains, but to impeccable service and distinctive fine fare.
Offering a refined sense of home, our boutique hotel has six large luxurious suites, in- and outdoor living areas, and lovingly-manicured sprawling gardens that are coupled with our renowned service and facilities. With relaxation a priority for guests, our team is on-hand to assist with even the smallest of arrangements.
Our food and wine experience is both personal and sophisticated, with a strong emphasis on dishes that are delicious, fresh and healthy. Our chefs use only fresh seasonal ingredients, preparing unique dishes that speak to the terroir of our surrounds.
Over two hectares of gardens fan out from The Thatch House, offering guests the opportunity to disconnect from their busy lives and reconnect with family and friends during their stay.
Whether it’s reading a book on one of our pool loungers, or kayaking across the tranquil lagoon on a double kayak with your partner, there is plenty on offer for every type of traveller at our exceptional hotel.
What to expect in our luxury boutique hotel:
Vast, elegant and comfortable individually styled suites,
all with views.
Two swimming pools.
A gym, putting green, floodlit tennis court and hot tub.
On-site chef and manager for optional catering.
Full-time cleaning staff.
Kids’ jungle gym, games room and movies.
Complete privacy and security.
What to do at the luxury boutique hotel:
Paddle the lagoon,
Laze by the pool,
Enjoy a good book in the library,
Arrange a wine tasting over lunch,
Request a picnic at the lagoon,
Stroll down to the jetty with your kids and some fishing tackle to try your luck,
Take the boat across the lagoon to Grotto Beach.
What to do in the area:
See the whales (by kayaking up close, or from the cliff paths in Hermanus, or by boat (they visit between July and November).
Enjoy some pamper time at the nearby spa or request a therapist to visit your suite.
Play golf at world class courses (Arabella and Hermanus Golf Club)
Dive with sharks. (Trips leave from Gansbaai, a 35-minute drive away.)
Enjoy shopping, restaurants and Saturday markets in pretty Hermanus.
Taste great wines in the Hemel en Aarde (Heaven and Earth) Valley.
Go hiking and mountain biking in the fynbos-covered mountains.
In Room Facilities:
6 Individually decorated, spacious double volume suites with breathtakingly views. 4 suites have an additional adjoining room with two twin beds making it ideal for a family getaway.
In Suite facilities include:
Stocked complimentary locally sourced snacks and mini bar (replenished daily),
Wireless bose speaker,
Private outdoor terrace,
Flat screen digital televisions with full suite of available channels,
Air conditioning, under floor heating and heated towel rails,
Walk in dressing room,
Charlotte Rhys amenities,
Dressing gowns and slippers – liner drawer – 100% cotton
100% Percale linen and king size,
Extra length beds,
A safe for valuables,
The property is located next to the Hermanus Yacht Club.
Its special features include a private jetty, helicopter pad, floodlit tennis court, putting green.
There are many things to do in the Overberg region, such as:
*Luxury Sunset Cruises
*Arabella Golf Course
*Shark Cage Diving
*Wine Tasting and much much more...