Visit Hermanus

Rotary Drive

Take the main road out of Hermanus towards Botriver at the entrance of Mount Pleasant village you will see the turn off to Rotary Drive. Follow the road to get a bird’s eye view of Hermanus and Walker Bay


View from Rotary Drive


One of Hermanus’s main attractions is its long stretches of white sand beaches and intimate rocky coves. Grotto beach boasts a blue flag rating offering beach-goers international standards that include life guards, and spotless change room facilities. Other beaches include Voelklip, Kammabaai, Langbaai and Sandbaai, just make your pick and follow the signs from the main road.


Grotto Aerial

Grotto Beach


Voelklip Beach

Sports Clubs Contacts

Hermanus Golf Club

Hermanus Golf Club – 028 312 1954


 Arabella Golf Estate – 028 284 0000

 Kleinmond Golf Club

Kleinmond Golf Club – 028 271 3525

Hermanus Yacht Club 028 314 1420

Tennis and Squash
Hermanus Tennis and Squash Club 072 111 9350

Hermanus Bowling Club 028 312 4073

Hermanus Tourism


We provide information and a booking service to Visitors on the Cape Whale Coast.

Tel: 028 313 26 29 / 028 313 1602



Hermanus Wines

Newton Johnson is a family vineyard lying in the heart of the picturesque upper Hemel-en-Aarde Valley ward, near Hermanus. Our valley has become one of the premier wine domains in South Africa, and after 12 years we are reputed internationally for Pinot noir, Chardonnay, Syrah blends and Sauvignon Blanc. Our wines reflect an array of characters from clay and granitic-sandstone soils, respected in the winemaking and gravity production cellar. Views from the tasting room give wine tasting a new dimension. Enjoy the wines with inspirational fare at Heaven Restaurant, adjoining the tasting room.
Tasting room opening hours:
Monday¬–Friday 9h00–16h00, Saturday 10h00–14h00
Heaven Restaurant opening hours:
Tuesdays–Sundays 9h00–11h00 and 12h00–15h00
Tasting Room and Winery Tel 028 312 3862
Heaven Restaurant Tel 021 200 2148

 raka-winery[1] RAKA WINES
Open weekdays from 9-5 Saturdays/Public Holidays from 10-2:30 and closed on Sunday, Good Friday and Christmas day.
Tel: +27 28 341-0676
Fax: +27 28 341-0676

 birkenhead (1) BIRKENHEAD BREWERY
As the first wine and brewing estate in the Southern Hemisphere, we run a small but growing micro brewery, water bottling plant, winery and vineyard situated in the Western Cape of South Africa.If you are looking to come and visit our estate, book an event, or you just want to get your hands on some of our premium beer, please contact us or see below for directions to our estate.Chris Boshoff.
Cell: +27 73 141 7800
Tel:  +27 28 341 0183
Fax: +27 28 341 0196

Established in 1989, Bouchard Finlayson is a boutique winery dedicated to the making of Pinot noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc wines of outstanding quality.Located in the wine ward of Walker Bay, an hour and a half from Cape Town, the 125-hectare property currently has 22 hectares under vines; the rest is mountain land, covered by the spectacular indigenous ‘fynbos’ flora of the Western Cape. With only a small portion of the farm under vine Bouchard Finlayson is able to ensure the conservancy of the mountain land.The Bouchard Finlayson winery and cellars are open for wine tastings on a daily basis, Monday to Friday 09h00 – 17h00 and on Saturday 10h00 – 13h00.We are closed on Sunday and Public Holidays.Email:
Telephone: (+27) 28 312 3515
Fax: (+27) 28 312 2317


honingklp (2)honingklp (1) HONINGKLIP BREWERYOne of the Western Capes newest micro breweries brewing a range of Belgian inspired ales. Check out our website for more details on our beer.Our farm stall sells produce from the farm we are based on, including dried floral materials, olive oil, and seasonal fresh flowers and fruit. Our location is idyllic, with beautiful mountain views from our stoep overlooking a secure child friendly play area. Our facilities are wheelchair friendly.Opening Times:
Friday: 14h00 – 18h00
Sat & Sun: 11h00 – 18h00
Holidays: 11h00 – 18h00
Honingklip Farm
R43, Hermanus Road

A small market with a lot of soul. Where good friends meet, eat, and buy beautiful things…An amazing array of fresh organic produce, home made delicacies, artisan breads, probiotic yoghurts, hand made cheeses, home smoked fish, happy hen eggs, wheat-free bakes, a whole variety of arts & crafts, as well as live music, plants and all things that are good for your health and happiness!
Every Saturday morning at the Hermanus cricket club
Summer (1 October – 31 March): 8am to 12pm
Winter (1 April – 30 September): 9am to 1pm

Romantiquessign-430x262[1]  ROMANTIQUES
Fascinating curiosity shop selling collectibles from by gone eras. Quaint and unique cinema showing some of the truly classic films of yesteryear.
Tel: 028 312 4226
Aberdeen Street
Hermanus CBD