Hermanus is popularly known for many decades as the South African Riviera. We are a short 2-minute walk from the seashore and on arrival, you will surely smell the fresh sea aromas of Sandbaai and hear the comforting song of the ocean. 

  • Apart from Hermanus being the best land-based whale watching destination in the world, you can also enjoy bird watching in the garden, and along the coastal path. 


  • The Hemel & Aarde Valley has made a name for itself in producing some of the best Pinot Noir and Chardonnay's in the world, so please treat yourself to the Hemel & Aarde Wine Route.

  • Golf (2 x 18 hole courses: Arabella and Hermanus and 9 hole course: Kleinmond)

  • Boat based fishing (own boat) and great white shark adventures.


  • Mountain and fynbos walks and hikes in nature reserves: Fernkloof and Harold Porter Botanical Gardens.

  • Sunset river cruises and beaches.

  • Visit the penguin colony in Betty's Bay.

  • Beach and dune horse riding.


Other Activities Nearby:

Trout Fishing, Bird Watching, Scuba Diving, Fishing, Climbing - Sport, Fishing - Deep Sea, Fishing - Freshwater, Fishing - Saltwater, Hang Gliding, Health & Fitness, Horse Riding, Kite-Surfing, Paddling - Canoeing, Paddling - Sea Kayaking, Paragliding, Rowing, Sailing - Yacht Charters, Scuba/Snorkeling, Surfing, Waterskiing, Windsurfing, Yachting, Shark Cage Diving, Walking, Trekking, Sand Boarding, Whale Watching, 4 X 4 Trails, Ocean Safaris, Quad Biking