Make lasting memories at Whale's Tale Guest House


Offering magnificent ocean views and easy access to the famous Cliff Path, the Whale’s Tale Guest House will give you an enchanting experience of Hermanus.

Ideally situated between the Hermanus New Harbour and the Town Centre, most of the town’s main attractions are close by. With the ocean right on your doorstep, you might be able to catch a glimpse of the Southern Right Whale during Whale season.

Whether you are coming in for a romantic getaway for two or taking a trip with friends, the staff at Whale’s Tale will go above and beyond to make sure your stay is not only enjoyable, but one to remember.

Four comfortable suites are available, each equipped with an en-suite bathroom, comfortable linen, TV with DStv, air-conditioning as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. Each suite provides access to the outdoor pool where you can cool down during the hot summer days. Guests can enjoy a sundowner on the deck while they take in the magnificent ocean views.

Free and secure parking is available, as well as a daily maid service, and a safety deposit box.

Hermanus has something for everyone – from thrilling adventures to more relaxing activities. Visiting during Whale Season? Take a trip on the water with the Hermanus Whale Watchers and get an unforgettable close-up look at the famed Southern Right Whales as they make their way through the ocean.

And for the thrill-seekers out there, take a chance to see sharks in the wild by going on a shark cage diving expedition with one of the local tours.

The Western Cape is popular for producing some of the best wines both nationally and internationally, so why not take some time to explore the local farms.

Feeling hungry? There are a good number of local restaurants that serve some of the best local and international cuisines for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Since Hermanus is a coastal town, sea-food sourced fresh from local fishermen is highly recommended.

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Contact Franchisee Liande Barnard
Overberg contact number 086 163 6845
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