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  • TGCSA Grading: TGCSA 4 Star
  • Accommodation Type: Guesthouse and Bed and Breakfast
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Hermanus Beach Villa offers luxurious guest house accommodation and was awarded 4 star status by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa. It provides a familiar as well as intimate beach holiday atmosphere with its nine spacious rooms. Hermanus Beach Villa is the ideal establishment for individual traveller, families and couples alike who cherish the unrivalled character of a Bed & Breakfast and want to indulge in the unique scenery Hermanus and the Western Cape has to offer.

Our guest house is situated in the quiet neighbourhood of Volklip. Our cosy accommodation is situated only a few steps away from the Volklip beach, the Blue Flag Grotto beach as well as the famous cliff path which leads approximately 12 km along the scenic Whale Coast Route of Hermanus and stretches from the New Harbour in Westcliff to the Grotto Beach right next to the Hermanus Beach Villa. It is accessible from many points along the route and offers scenic views and fantastic possibilities for close up whale watching in season. As this path is part of the Fernkloof Nature Reserve, you will experience the nearly untouched flora and fauna of Hermanus.

The team at Hermanus Beach Villa prides itself in offering warm hospitality in their 4 star accommodation, Rianas hearty breakfasts to start the day perfectly, as well as an intimate and personal seaside and beach experience to escape the hectic world for a few moments. Our wish for you as our guest is that you will fall in love with Hermanus and the Western Cape and return to our special hide-away and enjoy the peace and serenity of our beautiful village. Hopefully, you will agree with thousands of other visitors and residents that Hermanus must be the most beautiful village in the Western Cape, South Africa and Africa.

The public area houses our homelike breakfast room as well as a lounge in which guests as well as Charl and Riana meet for a chat about the exciting experiences of the day or to plan new adventures. Moreover, the Hermanus Beach Villa possesses a garden in which famous South African BBQs, so called braais, can be celebrated.

Breakfast is served on the ground floor with beautiful views over the garden towards to sea. During the whale season the whales can be seen from here while enjoying Rianas hearty breakfast options.

In winter, breakfast is served from 08h30 10h30
During the summer months, breakfast is served from 08h00 10h00

Our hearty breakfast includes a continental buffet (cereals, fresh fruits, yoghurt, cheese variety, a selection of breads and pastries, fruit juice, tea and coffee)

Hermanus has been acknowledged by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) as one of the twelve best whale viewing locations in the world. The world's only Whale Crier has become a legend and is the most photographed icon in South Africa next to Nelson Mandela. What makes the whale watching in Hermanus so phenomenal is the fact that the whales can be seen from as close as a few meters from the beach, shore or rocky cliffs.

We have great experience with advising our guests about various Hermanus Tours & Adventures. It is our delight to assist you in the planning of your holiday and ensuring a memorable stay in the Western Cape and throughout South Africa. Please feel free to contact us, should you need any assistance prior to your arrival regarding accommodation, activities or weather details.

Just to name a few of the adventurous outdoor activities of the area, we would be gladly assisting you planning with:
Boat Trips
Dyer Island Cruises View the whales, sharks, seals all in one!
Seasonal Festivals
Sea kayaking
Dolphin cruises
Quad biking
Beach horse riding
Scenic flights
Mountain biking
Mountain Climbing
Hang Gliding
Scenic Drives

Cancellation Policy:
- 50% deposit upon booking confirmation, balance due 30 days prior to arrival
- 45-30 days prior to arrival: 50% cancellation fee
- 29-0 days prior to arrival: 100% cancellation fee
- No Show:100% Cancellation fee
- The hotel reserves the right to release non-guaranteed reservations

Facilities & Services available:
Children under 12 years
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Cots available
Fireplace on the Premises
Internet Access
Tourism Information Desk
Hiking / Walking Trails

Hermanus Beach Villa is a Guesthouse and Bed and Breakfast in Hermanus Western Cape South Africa

151 on 11th Street, Volklip, Hermanus

Our GPS Co-ordinates: X: 1928'33'68' Y:-3441'08'12'

* From Cape Town (CPT International Airport):
Take the N2 East towards the garden Route, over Sir Lowry's pass, past Grabauw / Elgin for about 85km. Then take the R43 turn off to Hermanus. Once in Hermanus, follow the directions shown below to Volklip Beach. Hermanus is a leisurely hour and a half drive from Cape Town.

* From the Garden Route N2 and Swellendam:
Turn left off the N2 onto the R326, proceed through Stanford (R43) to Hermanus (76km from the N2). From Stanford to Volklip will take you approximately 15 minutes. As you enter Volklip, Hermanus, turn left at the very first tarred road - you will see a Hermanus Municipality sign board at this road stating - "Do not feed the baboons" - You will get to a stop street with the caravan park on your left. Cross over and keep going straight, you will reach another stop with a sign stating "Grotto Beach" - keep going and turn left into "9E LAAN" (9th Avenue) until you get to a stop, turn right, you will see us on the left.

* Scenic Route from Cape Town + Airport:
Take the N2 to Somerset West; turn off to Gordon's Bay and along the R44. Route 44 will take you along the most beautiful coastline in the world - approximately 80km of breathtaking views.

*** Once you get to the traffic circle, as shown on the map you go way around the circle and turn left into 10th street, continue until you reach a 4-way stop, turn right at the 4-way stop with the "Daily Bread" on the corner; first road left, this is 11th street. You will find us approximately 200m up the road on your right hand side. We look forward to your visit!

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Rooms and Units Available at Hermanus Beach Villa

Accommodation at Hermanus Beach Villa:
Hermanus Beach Villa offers seven rooms of different categories. All rooms have splendid ocean views and access an own private balcony. The rooms are accommodated over the two floors which the guesthouse has to offer.

Amenities in all rooms include:

luxurious en-suite facilities
indulging bathroom amenities
fluffy bath robes
heated towel rails
quality Percale linen
mini bar fridges
tea and coffee making facilities
flat screen TV`s with selected DSTV channels
Complimentary WIFI internet access

Our luxury suites, The Bay View Suite and Walker Bay Suite offer a cosy fire place.

Standard Rooms

Baleen Rooms (1 and 2)
The two Baleen rooms are situated on the 1st floor of the Hermanus Beach Villa. The rooms are inter-leading however each room is private and offers its own facilities. All rooms are sea facing and offer individual sea facing balconies.

Deluxe Rooms

The Grotto room is situated on the 2nd floor of the Hermanus Beach Villa. It offers luxurious sea facing accommodation for two guests; private and romantic with a private sea facing balcony, luxurious en-suite bathroom with a shower over the bath and separate toilet.

The Abalone Room is situated on the 1st floor. It offers luxurious sea facing accommodation for two guests; private and romantic with a private sea facing balcony, luxurious en-suite bathroom with a shower over the bath and separate toilet.


Dolphin Suite

The Dolphin Suite is situated on the top floor of Hermanus Beach Villa and is conveniently divided into a bedroom and a living room area. The suite offers splendid ocean views from both and spoils you with the choice of two balconies. One balcony is accessible via the bedroom whereas the second is connected to the living room area. The bedroom and separate living area are connected with an inter-leading door, allowing for privacy in each area.
The Dolphin Suite has two en-suite bathrooms both equipped with a shower.

Walker Bay Suite

The Walker Bay Suite is the largest of all the suites and offers luxury and elegance situated on the 1st floor of the Hermanus Beach Villa. A spacious and romantic sea facing suite elegantly decorated overlooking Walker Bay and Hermanus. It offers a spacious private balcony, lounge with fire place and a luxurious en-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower.

Bay View Suite

The Bay View Suite offers guests a romantic and exclusive honeymoon experience in the heart of the Cape Whale Coast in Hermanus. A luxurious sea facing suite situated on the top floor of the Hermanus Beach Villa promising panoramic ocean views and romantic sunsets from a large private balcony overlooking Walker Bay and Hermanus. Room facilities include a luxurious en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower, sitting area including a cozy fire-place.

Please note that the Bay View Suite is interleading and can be used as a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom family suite with an inter-leading door. Enquire with us about availability and prices.
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