Mountain View Manor Guest House
, owner run and managed by Charlise and Geoff Elske, is an ideal base for small families or couples from which to explore the Hermanus area. The Manor is situated next to a green belt in the tranquil neighborhood of Sandbaai, Hermanus, offering great walks, bird watching and is only 350 m from the Sandbaai or Onrus beaches. The Manor also caters for small intimate functions or groups whether business, weddings, or just friends! Relax or be active - the choice is yours, but one thing is for sure that you will arrive as a stranger and leave as a friend!
With so much on offer in the area, do not just pass through but rather stay a few days, you will be pleasantly surprised.
Mountain View Manor Guest House is ideally situated to explore the surrounding areas, activities to suit all types, awesome beaches and of course whale watching during the season. Let us assist you in planning your itinerary or activities, or read Geoff`s Blog for more ideas.
The location of the Manor means that you feel like you are in the country side, however amenities and shops are only a few minutes away:
- Restaurants, shops, wine cellars, petrol garage all available in Sandbaai.
- Only 5 km to the hustle and bustle of Hermanus central / village. Accommodation of Mountain View Manor Guest House:
A key focus is on the bed experience, ensuring that the guests rest will be a great one!
Accommodation in the east wing is in three individually decorated, large double en-suite bedrooms with showers.
The East wing has a communal equipped kitchenette area, a sun room and games lounge with stunning views of the towering mountains, a lounge area with fireplace, DSTV and a library. The Sun Deck allows guests to relax and take in the vista with the sound of the crashing waves as the background noise.
The west wing comprises of a family unit with 3 bedrooms (main en-suite), 2nd bathroom and an open plan kitchenette / lounge, with adjoining private patio and braai facilities and private entrance.
Mountain View Manor Guest House, Sandbaai Activities:
Onsite facilities include:
- Char's Bistro, where breakfast is served
- The Gathering is a communal outside area where guests can relax, play pool, darts, or interact with each at the honesty bar, or catch up on some sun tanning on the adjoining deck.
- The Stateroom is a conference / events function room available for business, social or special occasions. Catering is done on site.
The Manor is ideally situated to explore the surrounding areas, activities to suit all types, awesome beaches and of course whale watching during the season. Let us assist you in planning your itinerary or activities.
- The thirsty traveler
- The photographer
- Special interest groups
- The adventure traveler
- The eco traveler
- The Day tripper
- The beach lover
- The bird watcher
- The lighthouse enthusiast
- The antique or collectable traveler
- The artist or art lover
- Festivals and sporting events
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Clothing & Accessories:
Being at the coast means that there is often wind, which sometimes can be a bit chilly. We recommend wind breakers, as well as hats for when in the outdoors and sun.
Health & Climate:
Summers are mild to hot, with little rain.
Winters are wet and mild to cold.
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