Pet-friendly camping in Hermanus
If you’re planning on travelling around the Overberg and beyond for a getaway then definitely make a point of stopping in at Hermanus. This is particularly pertinent if you’ll be bringing the entire family with you, pets and all! Your faithful furry companions shouldn’t need to be left behind if you’re going to be camping and caravanning in amazing natural splendour. There are several sites in and around Hermanus that don’t just allow pets, they avidly welcome them. So, if you’re picturing yourself standing on a sandy beach with the Atlantic battering the rugged coastline in an endless symphony of crashing water and saltspray while playing with your pets and family – then this is the spot for you!
Staying in Hermanus in your caravan, or if you like to travel light your tent, is not a problem as there is a wide selection of accommodation in all price-ranges to cater to your specific needs. The best part? There really is no need to leave your dog behind when holidaying in Hermanus. Many of the campsites and caravan parks in the region are not just pet-friendly, but actually are also very accommodating when it comes to your four-legged friends. And many pet owners agree that an adventure in the majestic Cape Overberg region without your friendly animal companions, just isn’t the same.
Hermanus is renowned for offering some of the best land-based whale watching experiences in the whole world, so if you find yourself enjoying one of the Blue Flag beaches here then keep your eyes peeled! The famous Grotto Beach in particular welcomes dogs that also want to spend the day soaking up the sun, taking long walks and even going for a swim with their owners. There are also several wine farms in the area that are pet-friendly and encourage animals and humans to spend wonderful days exploring the vineyards together.
There is also something quite spectacular about visiting one of the restaurants near the water’s edge, enjoying some food or just taking in the scenery, when all of the sudden a whale spy-hops just off the coastline in front of you. And the great news is that there are several restaurants and eateries around town that also welcome your furry friends in courtyards or outdoor seating areas. These friendly establishments just ask that you keep them on a lead when necessary and that you pick up after them.
When looking into camping sites in Hermanus you’ll find plenty of choices in Hermanus. Many of these accommodation options have beautiful grounds, ablutions and even electricity outlets if you require power as well as laundry services so that you can truly relax with your furry companions.