From its exhilarating cliff-top position overlooking the whale watching paradise of Walker Bay, Birkenhead House offers the perfect Hermanus luxury accommodation for those seeking a superior seaside experience. The hotel’s contemporary feel is an artful mix of classic beach house style and quirky opulence, and furnishings and artwork are arresting and eclectic. While Birkenhead House is Hermanus luxury accommodation at its best, the hotel is characterised by a relaxed and easygoing atmosphere where you can breakfast at noon, take tea on your balcony, then watch the ocean at dusk over a cocktail or two. Dinners are leisurely, staffs are friendly and knowledgeable, the pace is laidback. Relaxation is the order of the day.

Hotel Features
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Services
  • Spa/Beauty Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • 24-hour front desk & Concierge
  • Wedding Services
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Room Features
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-Allergenic Bedding Available
  • Internet Access
  • International Plug Points/Adaptors
  • In-room Safe
  • Iron/Ironing Board (request)
  • Mini Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Refrigerator
  • Robes & Slippers
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Calls
  • Birkenhead House in Hermanus offers beautifully furnished suites that offer vistas of either Walker Bay or the towering Kleinrivier mountain range. Suites at Birkenhead House are all equipped with Air conditioning, digital Television, DVD player, Wifi connection and complimentary minibar and decorated in bold and original styles. From zebra-print upholstery to shell-framed mirrors, there are plenty of surprising and delightful touches.

    Child Policy
    Children of any age allowed at Birkenhead Villa. Unfortunately no children in Birkenhead House under 10 years old unless the whole hotel is exclusively booked.

    A scenic 90 minute drive from Cape Town brings you to Birkenhead House in the picturesque seaside town of Hermanus on South Africa’s Cape Coast. With its superb unspoilt surroundings and natural beauty, Birkenhead House is also the perfect location for spectacular sightings of the Southern Right Whale.