Self Catering in Hermanus:
The seaside village of Hermanus in the Coastal Overberg region of the Western Cape is regarded as being the heart of the Cape Whale Coast. It’s most famous for its unrivalled land-based whale watching and the myriad of markets, art, history and culture that all make Hermanus a well-seasoned destination for holidaymakers.
With so much on offer, Hermanus is particularly well suited to self catering holiday stays. Sometimes there is no better way to discover the true essence of a place than to live in it like you would in your own home and Hermanus provides a seemingly endless list of self-catering choices to do this.
The town provides a perfect opportunity to combine a relaxed holiday lifestyle with an authentic ‘do-it-yourself’ approach. Self-catering options allow greater freedom of movement and often more privacy. Enhance your family experience by making home-cooked meals together or decide on a whim to eat out at one of the many fantastic restaurants in town.
From houses spacious enough to take along the whole family and its extended members to cute beachfront cottages made for a romantic seaside retreat to dreamy bungalows, modern flats and convenient studio apartments, Hermanus has all your accommodation needs catered for.
The town has a number of private holiday rentals that can be booked through agencies and accredited locals. Here you can choose from 5-star luxury suites to quaint and comfortable accommodation to suit a variety of budgets.
You can also choose your ideal setting whether it’s a beachfront abode that sits atop the cliffs of Walker Bay or kicking back on a private estate near the golf course or relaxing in garden courtyards and enjoying unsurpassed views of the Atlantic or the mountains. There are also a range of self-catering options a short distance from the bustle of Hermanus in Vermont, a popular place for those who are looking for undisturbed privacy.
For travellers and the budget-conscious, Hermanus has a variety of backpacking, caravanning and campsite options. Those who are looking for a unique experience can even choose to stay in a houseboat on the lagoon.
Self-catering combines a perfect setting with the balance of freedom and the luxury of doing things on your own time. Whatever kind of self-catering shelter you can dream, you can be sure to find it in Hermanus!Read Less