Just over an hour’s drive from bustling Cape Town, one comes across the “secret jewel” of the Overberg, Hermanus. The scenic beauty of this...
Just over an hour’s drive from bustling Cape Town, one comes across the “secret jewel” of the Overberg, Hermanus. The scenic beauty of this town is breathtaking, bordered by majestic mountains and crashing seas. Pristine beaches, nature reserves, golf courses, hiking, horse riding, shark cage diving, wine tastings and of course, the best land based whale watching in the world, is all situated on our doorstep.
Whale Rock Luxury Lodge offers 11 en-suite bedrooms, elegantly decorated in a contemporary style. Each room is equipped with flat screen televisions, bathroom amenities, hairdryers, heaters and electric blankets in winter. The rooms each have their own patio leading out onto the expansive and beautifully maintained gardens boasting a pool and various water features. All this ensures a tranquil and relaxing holiday whilst enjoying the champagne air that Hermanus is so well known for.
Accommodation; Deluxe Room - one deluxe room, bathroom en-suite with separate bath and shower, situated on the side of the Lodge ensuring privacy with its own little patio leading out onto a secluded section of the garden;
Garden Deluxe Rooms – five deluxe rooms, bathrooms en-suite with separate bath and shower and each offering patios overlooking the spacious gardens;
Garden Suites – two spacious rooms consisting of three-quarter or king size beds, bathrooms en-suite with separate bath and shower, leading out onto the beautiful garden and pool area.
Distant Sea View Room – consisting of two queen size beds, separate bath and shower, with balcony offering a distant sea view.
Garden and Luxury Family Suites – 2 luxurious bedrooms with interleading doors, bathroom en-suite with separate bath and shower, offering child friendly accommodation
Executive Suite – Large, elegant room with king size bed, lounge area, dressing room and lovely bathroom with separate shower with patio leading out onto garden and pool area.
Large solar heated swimming pool,
Garden or pool suites, with bathroom en-suite with separate shower and bath,
Flat Screen TV with satellite selection,
Finest percale linen and fluffy, luxurious towels;
Digital safe and telephone;
Complimentary Wi Fi Internet access throughout the entire premises
English and Continental Breakfast,
Safe and secure walled parking
Child care on request
Onward bookings for various activities on offer as well as recommended accommodation in surrounding towns.
Hermanus is a great place to stay and use as a base whilst exploring the Overberg area. Everything is within close proximity and one can get the feel of the Cape without having to go too far. Offering something for everyone, from hiking up the Fernkloof Nature Reserve to watching the sunrise while jogging along the cliff paths or enjoying the 27 hole golf course, experiencing the thrill of seeing the Great White Sharks, or simply feeling the tranquility that comes from spending hours watching the Southern Right whale that graces our shores during the months of July to November. White sandy beaches offers great body boarding and surfing sites with secluded coves dotted all along the coast line as well as sea kayaking in the marine reserve.