Whale Away Guest House
Whale Away Guest House offers modern luxury in the heart of Hermanus. Guests can enjoy some of the best whale watching in the world from the comfort of the veranda at the guest house as well as breathtaking ocean views over Walker Bay.
Whale Away Guest House Highlights
Whale Away Guest House offers luxurious accommodation and is ideally situated in the heart of Hermanus, only 90 minutes drive from Cape Town International Airport. Guests staying at Whale Away Guest House are within walking distance from Hermanus town centre and only five minutes drive from the beautiful and pristine blue flag beaches. Whale Away Guest House offers beautiful ocean views from all five bedrooms, delicious breakfasts and superb service.
- Hermanus offers a variety of activities such as shark diving, quad biking and golfing.
- The Overberg and Hemel en Aarde area take you along beautiful scenic routes to some of the wine farms and wine cellars.
- Grotto Beach is the largest beach in Hermanus and has also been proclaimed a Blue Flag Beach which ensures its preservation as a world heritage site.
- Other beaches include Voelklip, Onrus, Kammabaai and Langbaai.
Whale Away Guest House Activities
Hermanus (originally called Hermanuspietersfontein) is situated on the southern coast of South Africa and is legendary for its whales during the southern winter and spring. It forms part of the Western Cape and is a popular tourist town offering magnificent beaches, history, culture as well as a multitude of outdoor activities. The whales can be seen from the cliffs in the town centre from as early as June. They were once hunted locally, but are now protected. The Old Harbour Museum contains several exhibitions which explain the whaling history of
Birkenhead House overlooks the beautiful Walker Bay in Hermanus, the whale capital of South Africa. Guests can expect the ultimate in luxury and elegance with romantic rooms and suites offering a Victorian-feel from an age old era.
Villa Blu is a small guest house offering 4-star luxury in the peaceful suburb of Voëlklip in Hermanus. Blue flag-status beaches are only a few minutes walk away from the guest house making it the ideal destination for a perfect beach holiday.