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Harbour House Hotel
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Pets allowed
  3. Car park
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Golf course [on-site]
  7. Front desk [24-hour]
  8. Luggage storage
"I visited Harbour House with my mum who used to live in Hermanus, and we were both delighted with the experience. The room was terrific (and nice view too) and the reception staff (including staff-in-training) consistently went out of their way to help us. Will definitely be back."
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8.6

Excellent

169 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 178
Arabella Hotel, Golf and Spa
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Front desk [24-hour]
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Kids club
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]
"In desperate need of an upgrade. Sometimes working skeleton staff. Setting and tranquil surroundings makes up for this however."
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8.5

Excellent

26 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 218
Sandbaai Country House
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Check-in/out [express]
  5. Luggage storage
  6. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  7. Bar
  8. Laundry service
"Splendid.would definitely recommend to people intending to travel to Hermanus"
8.6

Excellent

74 reviews

Hermanus Backpackers & Budget Accommodation
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. BBQ facilities
  5. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  6. Game room
  7. Bicycles
  8. Luggage storage
"Booked a double room with private bathroom and was pleasantly surprised. In a little detached area of the hostel. Quiet and clean area. Towels and bedding provided Still able to use the rest of the hostel area - pool/pool table and kitchen Close to areas of interest in hermanus - coastal walk. A little further to the shops/bars/restaurants. Secure parking in front of the hostel"
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8.8

Excellent

57 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 34
Beautiful Abalone
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Pets allowed
  3. Car park
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Fitness center
  6. Tennis court
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]
9.9

Exceptional

7 reviews

Esplanade Hermanus
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Luggage storage
  4. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  5. Bicycles
  6. Tours
  7. Concierge
  8. Wi-Fi in public areas
Avg price per night
$ 123
The Marine-Hermanus Hotel
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Bicycle rental
  3. Pets allowed
  4. Car park
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Golf course [on-site]
  7. Shuttle service
  8. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
"A Grand old Lady and an icomic Hermanus Hotel. The location is stunnig as you can watch the whales from the patio. The staff are friendly and well trained, the rooms are tastefully decorated ans spacious and the food and service at the 'Origans' restaurant was very good."
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9

Exceptional

164 reviews

La Fontaine Guest House
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Game room
  7. Luggage storage
  8. Check-in/out [private]
"We stayed in Hermanus for 2 nights mid July, when the weather was very windy and cold. Travelling as a family of 3, we had warm adjoining rooms, separated by the shared bathroom. The breakfasts were delicious and Gail was very helpful with local information. "
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9.2

Exceptional

43 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 205
13 on 2nd Hermanus
Voelklip,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Contactless check-in/out
  4. Wi-Fi in public areas
  5. Smoking area
  6. Smoke-free property
  7. Body thermometer
  8. Doctor/nurse on call
"We spent one night in Hermanus and liked the accommodation very much! Clean, very nicely decorated and bright. Johan welcomed us and recommended both whale watching spots (successfully) and a great dinner place. Would recommend a stay here! "
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8.7

Excellent

10 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 46
Misty Waves Boutique Hotel
Hermanus,Hermanus - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  6. Game room
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]
"Outstanding place and we would highly recommend to fellow travellers. Very friendly staff. Nice golf course close by, and also very good restaurants. We recommend The Rock about 4 km to the south of Misty Waves for excellent seafood. My wife and I agreed that this was the best hotel we stayed at while in South Africa. BTW, we had the Honeymoon Suite."
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8.7

Excellent

39 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 117

Fast facts about Hermanus, South Africa

Accommodations564 properties
Popular hotelThe Marine-Hermanus Hotel
Popular areaHermanus
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What's the typical price of a hotel in Hermanus?

The average price for a 3-star hotel in Hermanus is USD 64. The average price for a 4-star property in Hermanus is USD 98. The typical price for a 5-star resort in Hermanus is USD 209.

What's the typical price of a hotel in Hermanus this evening?

The average price for a 3-star hotel in Hermanus this evening is USD 60. The typical price for a 4-star resort in Hermanus tonight is USD 105. The average price for a 5-star property in Hermanus this evening is USD 197.

What are the very best accommodations found in Hermanus for individual travelers?

Hotels found in Hermanus which are exceptionally rated by single travelers are Harbour House Hotel, Windsor Hotel and The Whale Coast All Suite Hotel.

What are the best resorts located in Hermanus for business visitors?

Resorts around Hermanus that are very highly rated by business visitors are Harbour House Hotel, Windsor Hotel and The Whale Coast All Suite Hotel.

What resorts around Hermanus are exceptionally rated with regards to hygiene?

Accommodationsin Hermanus that is well rated for cleanliness include Hermanus Beachfront Lodge - DCC Hotel Group, 7 on Marine and Oude Schuur Boutique Guesthouse.

What hotels around Hermanus are exceptionally rated with respect to facilities?

Accommodationsfound in Hermanus which is highly rated regarding amenities include Oude Schuur Boutique Guesthouse, Penguino Guesthouse and Sixteen Guesthouse on Main.

What accommodations found in Hermanus are exceptionally rated with respect to service?

Propertiesfound in Hermanus which is well rated with regards to service include Hermanus Beachfront Lodge - DCC Hotel Group, Oude Schuur Boutique Guesthouse and One Marine Drive Boutique Hotel by The Living Journey Collection.

What are the top hotels in Hermanus that has complimentary parking?

Accommodations which has complimentary parking around Hermanus which are well rated include C'estCa Cottage Modern Luxurious Sounds of the Sea and Ocean Pearl Hermanus - 5 Bedrooms.

What are some upcoming holidays in Hermanus?

Upcoming holidays in city_name consist of Human Rights Day on 3/21/2024, Good Friday on 3/29/2024, and Family Day / Easter Monday on 4/1/2024.

Are international tourists allowed into Hermanus?

Foreign visitors are allowed into Hermanus, according to our most up-to-date information. Due to evolving restrictions, we strongly recommend that you browse here for further information.

Is quarantine required for unvaccinated visitors to enter Hermanus?

Quarantine is not required for unvaccinated tourists to enter Hermanus from outside the country. For up-to-date and detailed information on travel restrictons, please pay a visit to the official websites of the travel authority or government of the country you wish to visit, or go to here.

What vaccines are accepted in Hermanus?

All vaccination types are currently acknowledged and accepted by the national health authority of the country that includes Hermanus.

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More about Hermanus

Discovering the Best of Hermanus: Fun Facts and Activities

Hermanus, a town located in the Western Cape province of South Africa, is known for its natural beauty and abundance of outdoor activities. One of the most fascinating things about Hermanus is that it is one of the best land-based whale watching destinations in the world. Between June and December, southern right whales migrate to the coastal waters of Hermanus to mate and calve, and visitors can easily spot these majestic creatures from the shore or on a boat tour. Aside from whale watching, Hermanus offers a variety of other outdoor activities, such as hiking, surfing, kayaking, and paragliding. Fernkloof Nature Reserve is a popular spot for hiking, with over 50km of trails that showcase the region's diverse flora and fauna. For surfers, the beaches of Voelklip and Grotto provide excellent waves, while kayakers can explore the coastline and the lagoon. For those who prefer a more relaxed pace, Hermanus has a charming town center with a variety of shops, galleries, and restaurants. The town is also home to several museums, including the Old Harbour Museum, which showcases the history of the town's fishing industry.

Why Use Agoda.com to Book Your Hotel in Hermanus

If you're planning a trip to Hermanus, Agoda.com is the perfect platform to book your hotel. Not only does Agoda.com offer a wide selection of hotels, but it also provides competitive rates and hassle-free booking. Plus, with Agoda.com's easy-to-use interface, you can easily compare hotel prices and amenities, read reviews from other travelers, and book your hotel with just a few clicks. Agoda.com also offers a Best Price Guarantee, which means that if you find a lower price on another website, Agoda.com will match it. Additionally, Agoda.com provides 24/7 customer service, so if you have any questions or concerns about your booking, you can easily get in touch with a representative.

A Guide to Traveling Around Hermanus: Tips and Recommendations

Getting around Hermanus is fairly easy, as the town is compact and most attractions are within walking distance. However, if you want to explore further afield, there are several transportation options available. One of the most popular ways to get around Hermanus is by car, and there are several car rental companies located in the town. Alternatively, you can also hire a taxi or use a ride-sharing service like Uber. If you're looking for a more eco-friendly way to explore Hermanus, you can rent a bicycle or take a guided bike tour. There are several bike rental shops in the town, and many of the hotels also offer bike rentals for their guests.

Where to Stay in Hermanus: Accommodation Options for Every Budget

Hermanus offers a variety of accommodation options to suit every budget and preference. For budget travelers, Hermanus Backpackers & Budget Accommodation is a great option, offering affordable dormitory-style rooms and private rooms with shared bathrooms. The hostel also has a communal kitchen, BBQ facilities, and a lounge area. For those looking for a more luxurious stay, Misty Waves Boutique Hotel is a top-rated option. The hotel offers stylish rooms with ocean views, a spa, a restaurant, and a bar. Arabella Hotel, Golf and Spa is another high-end option, located just outside of Hermanus and offering a championship golf course, a spa, and several dining options. For those who want to stay close to the beach, Hermanus Beachfront Lodge - De Chatillion Collection is a great choice. The lodge offers comfortable rooms with ocean views, a swimming pool, and direct access to the beach. 7 on Marine is another beachfront option, offering stylish rooms with private balconies and ocean views.

Indulging in the Flavors of Hermanus: What to Eat and Drink

Hermanus offers a variety of dining options, from casual cafes to fine dining restaurants. Seafood is a specialty in the town, with many restaurants serving fresh fish and shellfish caught daily by local fishermen. One of the most popular seafood restaurants in Hermanus is Bientang's Cave, located in a cave on the beachfront. The restaurant offers a variety of seafood dishes, as well as stunning ocean views. Another top-rated option is The Fisherman's Cottage, which serves classic seafood dishes in a cozy, rustic setting. For those looking for a more casual dining experience, Burgundy Restaurant is a great choice. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes, including burgers, pizzas, and salads, as well as a selection of craft beers and wines.

The Best Time to Visit Hermanus: Seasonal Highlights and Events

The best time to visit Hermanus depends on what you want to see and do. If you're interested in whale watching, the best time to visit is between June and December, when southern right whales migrate to the coastal waters of Hermanus. During this time, the town also hosts the Hermanus Whale Festival, a celebration of the whales and the town's marine heritage. If you're interested in outdoor activities like hiking and surfing, the best time to visit is during the summer months (December to February), when the weather is warm and sunny. However, this is also the busiest time of year, so be prepared for crowds and higher prices. If you're looking for a quieter, more peaceful experience, consider visiting Hermanus during the shoulder seasons (March to May and September to November). During these times, the weather is still pleasant, and there are fewer crowds and lower prices.

How to Get to Hermanus: Transportation Options and Routes

The closest airport to Hermanus is Cape Town International Airport, which is located approximately 90km away. From the airport, you can rent a car, take a taxi, or use a shuttle service to get to Hermanus. If you're driving from Cape Town, take the N2 highway towards Somerset West, then take the R43 turnoff towards Hermanus. The drive takes approximately 1.5 hours, depending on traffic. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cape Town to Hermanus. Several bus companies operate routes between the two cities, including Greyhound and Intercape.

Exploring the Wonders of Hermanus: Fun Things to Do and See

Aside from whale watching, Hermanus offers a variety of other activities and attractions. One of the most popular is the Hermanus Wine Route, which takes visitors on a tour of the region's top wineries and vineyards. The route includes stops at wineries like Hamilton Russell Vineyards, Bouchard Finlayson, and Creation Wines. For art lovers, the Hermanus Art Walk is a must-see. The walk takes visitors on a tour of the town's galleries and studios, showcasing the work of local artists and artisans. Other popular attractions in Hermanus include the Fernkloof Nature Reserve, the Old Harbour Museum, and the Cliff Path, a scenic walkway that follows the coastline and offers stunning views of the ocean.

Planning Your Trip to Hermanus: Tips for First-Time Visitors

If you're planning your first trip to Hermanus, here are a few tips to keep in mind: - Book your accommodation in advance, especially if you're visiting during the peak season (December to February). - Bring warm clothing, even if you're visiting during the summer months. The coastal weather can be unpredictable, and it can get chilly at night. - Make sure to try the seafood, which is a specialty in the town. - If you're interested in whale watching, book a boat tour in advance to ensure availability. - Rent a bike or take a guided bike tour to explore the town and its surroundings in an eco-friendly way.