Escape to Hermanus at Harbour House Hotel

In the picturesque Garden Route lies Harbour House Hermanus – a tranquil hotel that allows you to escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a perfect coastal break any time of the year. This hotel is also ideal for Whale Season, which runs from late August all the way until November, and even for the spring Flower Season during September and October.

Harbour House Hotel Hermanus

Hermanus has become one of the Cape’s most beloved coastal destinations, boasting everything you could want for a seaside holiday. Beautiful ocean views, lovely beaches, a host of activities, a fascinating history, whale watching, scenic views, quirky shops, galleries, a resident whale crier, bustling town square, cliff-top path and plenty of other highlights await visitors, who come here to enjoy the year-round relaxed atmosphere and great weather.

Why You Are Sure to Love Harbour House Hotel in Hermanus

Here are some of the many reasons that make Harbour House Hotel one of Hermanus’ most exceptional places to stay…

1. Idyllic location. As the name implies, this hotel is situated near the Old Harbour, with magnificent views of the ocean below. This means plenty to see, from ocean birds to boats, whales, dolphins and of course, plenty of amazing sunsets (and sunrises, if you are an early bird). You are also within close reach of the town’s many attractions, adding more convenience to this perfect location.

2. Wining and dining. Indulge your taste buds with an array of wining and dining options such as the restaurant that lies in the old Manor House, the Pavilion pool bar, the stylish Wine Bar and the dedicated Celebration Table that is ideal for parties, large groups and other festivities.

3. World-class facilities. Then there are also many fabulous facilities to enjoy during your stay. Top picks include bicycle rental, Mint Wellness Salon, a huge infinity pool that overlooks the ocean, free WiFi in guest areas as well as conferencing and business facilities for those who are travelling for work rather than pleasure.

As for the accommodation, rooms are every bit as stylish and well-equipped as you would want from a leading hotel. Choose from romantic rooms in the old Manor House, or modern, chic rooms in the New Wing – each offering the same level of comfort and luxury, as well as attention to detail. Trust us on this one, after a day (and a night or two) at this hotel, you are sure to be fully revived and feeling on top of the world.

Find out more about Harbour House Hermanus by visiting their website at



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