Overlooking popular Blue Flag Grotto Beach and the whale sanctuary of Walker Bay, you are within two minutes walk of the various magnificent beaches in the area as well as the famous scenic cliff path. Relax in the cosy pool area, enjoy a refreshing drink at the fully licensed sea view pub, and watch the magical whales and the incredible sunsets over the Atlantic ocean from the upstairs patios and sundowner decks.
Lavender Manor is situated 90 minutes from Cape Town in Hermanus, internationally acknowledged as the whale watching capital of the world and widely referred to as the "Riviera of the South". Hermanus is the heart of the Cape Whale Coast and is sandwiched between the magnificent Fernkloof mountain range and the exceptionally beautiful pristine coastline and beaches of Walker Bay
In Room Facilities:
Each of the nine luxury private suites is stylishly and uniquely decorated with all modern comforts such as a TV, mini bar, tea & coffee facilities, wall safe and percale linen which will ensure a most enjoyable and memorable stay. Most rooms have private balconies with stunning sea and/or mountain views, and the luxurious en-suite bathrooms (separate bath and shower) offer all upmarket luxuries to enfold you in stylish comfort. The delicious "5 star" breakfast is a leisurely affair and comes highly recommended. Free wireless internet WiFi hotspots available.
Relax next to the cosy pool area, enjoy a refreshing drink at the fully licensed sea view pub, or watch the incredible sunsets over the ocean from the upstairs patio and sundowner decks. Ideally positioned for magnificent whale watching, exploring the walking trails in the nearby nature reserve, visiting the different wine routes and near two world class golf courses. A large secluded garden and secure off street parking is complimentary. See and hear the waves break on the beach and nearby rocks and watch the whales play in the bay.
Our guests leave happy !
Lavender Manor is situated 90 minutes from Cape Town in Hermanus, internationally acknowledged as the whale watching capital of the world and widely referred to as the "Riviera of the South". Hermanus is the heart of the Cape Whale Coast and is sandwiched between the magnificent Fernkloof mountain range and the exceptionally beautiful pristine coastline and beaches of Walker Bay. Hermanus is the only place in South Africa where you will find three of our national symbols i.e. the national bird (Blue Crane), fish (Galjoen) and flower (King Protea). The Whale Coast is world famous for its "Champagne Air" with its healing, calming and restorative properties. Hermanus is also acknowledged as the best land based whale watching centre in the world.
Our guests leave happy!
Lavender Manor offers:
- Breathtaking views of the ocean, beaches and mountains.
- Stunning whale watching from the guest house, beaches or cliff-path.
- Luxurious, uniquely decorated bedrooms/suites with en-suite bathrooms.
- Two minutes walk to Grotto Beach, the cliff-path and various mountain trails in Fernkloof.
- Situated in quiet, safe and peaceful Voelklip outside the busy town centre.
- Whale watching & sundowner patios with superb sea and mountain views.
- Close to Hermanus Golf course and Arabella Golf Estate.
- Ideally positioned to explore all the great attractions of the Hermanus Whale Coast.
-Secure off-street parking and large secluded garden with comfortable splash pool and WiFi Internet.
- Large upstairs lounge with fireplace, fully licensed sea view bar and panoramic sea views.
- Close to the Hemel-en-Aarde wine route and an easy drive to Stellenbosch and Franschhoek.
- Beach and sea view accommodation at its absolute best.
Overlooking the bay where the whales come to play you'll discover the unique attraction that Hermanus and the Cape Whale Coast hold: the pristine beaches, magnificent mountains, fine South African cuisine, champagne air, whale watching, the breathtaking cliff path and views forever ...
Hermanus is the heart of the Cape Whale Coast and offers a wide variety of activities, attractions, sport, art, cuisine and eco-adventure excursions such as whale watching, great white shark cage diving, beach activities, sea kayaking, excellent golfing, superb bird watching, mountain trails, deep sea fishing, paragliding and much, much more.
At Lavender Manor Guest Lodge you are two-minutes walk away from famous Blue Flag Grotto Beach and the magnificent cliff path, which will lead you along the beaches and rocky coast to surprising finds of sandy coves? and on to the centre of Hermanus. Grotto Beach stretches for 20 km along an unspoilt and pristine coastline. During the whale season Lavender Manor guest house will be the perfect base for excellent whale watching.
If wine tasting is more your game; there are many excellent wineries in the Whale Coast area and we are one hour from Stellenbosch and Franschoek wine routes, and only 1.5 hours from the Robertson Valley wine district.
From your doorstep, a 20km stretch of beach and an easy mountain walk to Fernkloof Nature Reserve are just a couple of minutes away. Leave your car parked safely on the large grounds of Lavender Manor, and explore the best that nature has to offer.