The Azure sea fringes the
narrow coastal strip between the majestic Mountains of
the Overberg and the ever-changing Atlantic Ocean.
Experience the spectacular beauty and the best whale
watching in the world richly blended with the diverse
cultural heritage of the Rainbow Nation. Savour the
vibrant colours, amicability and divers gourmet influences
of the Cape and South Africa in unsurpassable style
and luxury at
residence hugs the mountain on the one side and overlooks
the ocean on the other. On the inside the splendour flows
as a natural extension and inspiration from it's glorious
“Les Baleines” is set amidst the sloping Maanskyn
Mountains and the blue ocean of the Atlantic, one of the
most scenic areas in South Africa and one of the world’s
most famous areas for Whale watching. The whales come so
close to shore, you can almost touch them. The majestic Maanskyn (Moonshine) Mountains are but a stone’s throw
from hiking paths for either the adventurous or simply
an easy evening stroll.
All the beaches are within a 3-minute stroll.
Beautiful cliff paths line our coast for scenic walks.
We are close to town, approximately 5 minutes by car.
In Hermanus we offer excellent cuisine and there are a
variety of restaurants scattered all over town.
Guests need not be concerned about facilities, Hermanus
has it all; from beauty treatments to art galleries,
museums and we have a lovely 18-hole golf course.
The famous Arabella Spa is only 25 minutes away
for a day of special indulgence.
Our Hemel and Aarde valley has some world-renowned wines
and these estates can be visited by arrangement.
For the not so energetic our beaches are superb and can
be enjoyed at your own leisure.
Ultimate Whale watching organized by Les Baleines
Hikes and jogging routes can be planned
Cold winter days are our specialty, huge log fires and
fine red wine.
For the more adventurous shark viewing and cage
diving can be arranged.
We also offer secure parking.
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