About La Gratitude Villa
This historical holiday home offers superb, understated luxury accommodation in the coastal town of Hermanus.
La Gratitude has been the Pickstone family’s Hermanus holiday home for 95 years. Designed in 1916 and built on a property chosen for its magnificent views of Walker Bay, La Gratitude is filled with a lifetime of memorable summer holidays.
The Villa consists of five double rooms, four bathrooms, two sitting rooms and a fully equipped kitchen with courtyard.
The thoroughly modern kitchen is specifically designed to assist the most experienced cooks and is stocked with a new hob, oven, dishwasher, washing machine and two fridges.
The living room is the comfortable and restful hub of the house with a large central fireplace and a tastefully discrete, yet thoroughly modern entertainment system.
Combining the most modern luxurious facilities with a panoramic view of Walker Bay; La Gratitude’s fenced outside entertainment area includes a multi-jet, multi-functional Jacuzzi, a child friendly pool, a 12-seater garden dining area and a built-in braai.
Ideal for every type of relaxed social gathering that includes whale watching.
In splendid seclusion, La Gratitude is built on 3000 square meters of gently sloping grass rimmed by indigenous vegetation. It is a few steps from secret coves, 12km of pristine beach, the Hermanus cliff paths and a short drive from the village.
A rental agreement for La Gratitude will be sent to the tenant by the owner. This needs to be completed, signed and returned to the owner to confirm the booking. The 50% balance of payment needs to be paid 1 month prior to arrival.
La Gratitude Villa Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Hermanus
(5.3 km from Hermanus)
The Blue Flag Grotto Beach is one of the most striking South African beaches with its rolling waves and mountainous backdrop. Enjoyed by locals, visitors and whales, it’s perfect for swimming, sunbathing, beach games and long romantic walks at...
(0 km from Hermanus)
Although Rotary Way Scenic Drive is one of the best kept secrets of the area, it offers an outstanding panoramic view of Walker Bay and the surrounding Overberg coastal stretch. Along with scenic views and great sunrise and sunset photo...
(4.9 km from Hermanus)
Every Saturday the Food and Wine Market is hosted at the Hermanuspietersfontein wine cellar. Come and browse the many food and drink tables. Wine tasting is for free, and there really is something for everyone.