Perfect Holiday Cottage In Hermanus

Dovecote Cottage offers a comfortable self-catering stay for four guests in the heart of Hermanus. The spacious one-bedroom cottage in Flower Street has its own private, enclosed garden, just a short stroll from the majestic cliffs overlooking Walker Bay. This magnificent stretch of coastline is known for providing some of the best whale watching opportunities the world has to offer, from June to December. Hermanus’ shops, restaurants and art galleries are also conveniently situated within walking distance of Dovecote Cottage. Many popular tourist attractions, such as the Hemel-en-Aarde wine route and stunning blue-flag beaches, are only a short drive away. Dovecote Cottage is pet-friendly with prior arrangements.

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Pam and Bruce Toms welcome you to Dovecote Cottage.

Dovecote Cottage has a comfortable lounge area with a tandem room that has two single beds, perfect for children. The kitchen is fitted with all the necessities and has a cute breakfast nook.

The bedroom has a King-size bed and a bathroom with a shower, basin and toilet.

Please note that because access to the bathroom is through the bedroom, Dovecote Cottage is more suited as family accommodation.



The rates at Dovecote Cottage are as follows:

Festive Season (15 December 2020 - 10 January 2021)
  • One Person - R700
  • Two People - R900
  • Three People - R1,150
  • Four People - R1,400
Summer Season (11 January 2021 - 30 April 2021)
  • One Person - R600
  • Two People - R800
  • Three People - R1,000
  • Four People - R1,200
Winter Season (1 May 2021 - 31 July 2021)
  • One Person - R450
  • Two People - R600
  • Three People - R750
  • Four People - R900
Whale Season (1 August 2021 - 14 December 2021)
  • One Person - R600
  • Two People - R800
  • Three People - R1,000
  • Four People - R1,200

Please note that there is a two-night minimum stay at Dovecote Cottage. 



Dovecote Cottage offers the following amenities:

  • TV
  • DStv (full package)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Braai (portable)
  • Hair Dryer
  • Electric Blankets
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
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“Had a great experience thank you for a wonderful weekend!”  Chantell Hoskin
“We loved our three-night stay in your cosy, comfortable and clean cottage, close to the beach. If you want a getaway for the weekend then this is the place to go! Thanks again!”  Mike and Tracy
“Outstanding, clean and comfortable!”  Trem RM
“Dovecote Cottage is a great place to stay, the bedding was clean and fresh, and they even had a coffee plunger. Pam was a great host and very friendly. I highly recommend it.”  Louis van Zyl
“Comfortable and spacious with attention paid to the little details to enhance your experience. Electric blankets on the beds in autumn and winter, fresh milk in the fridge and an extension cord with extra plugs, the list just goes on and on. The owners provide care and attention without being intrusive. We loved our stay and will certainly visit again.”  Glenda Jeffries



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