The Old Harbour complex in Hermanus offers the visitor an insight into Hermanus' past as a Fisherman's village and marine life. Hermanus and neighbouring towns Onrus and Stanford are the residence of a variety of artists, from watercolours, to writers, potters and crafters.

Misty Waves Boutique Hotel
Accommodation at Misty Waves offers absolute luxury, comfort and tranquillity, as well as 5 Star service.

Our luxury sea-facing suites and unique conference facilities are located in the heart of Hermanus, just metres away from the famous cliff paths, renowned for the best land based whale watching in the world. The hotel also boasts an impressive wedding facility with quaint chapel and a honeymoon to dream of.

We are conveniently located just a minute's walk from the village centre, craft markets, and restaurants, and even offer a chauffeur service to surrounding golf clubs. Linger in the lounge area with fireplace, enjoy sumptuous breakfasts in the adorable dining area, or indulge in a romantic in-house candle lit dinner overlooking Walker Bay.

Our friendly staff will also be happy to arrange activities such as whale watching, shark cage diving, and safaris.
Windsor Hotel Hermanus
If you're looking for Hermanus accommodation, you won't find a location as picturesque as this. The Windsor Hotel is situated on a cliff edge with spectacular panoramic views of the Indian Ocean below, visible from almost all its rooms. This Hermanus hotel is perfect for a relaxing seaside holiday break, and the frolicking whales in the Indian Ocean will add to your enjoyment.

Windsor Hotel has a 3 Star rating and was built in 1896 - making it the oldestĀ  accommodation in Hermanus. Of all the Hermanus hotels to be built since then, the Windsor has remained a popular holiday option. Since it was taken over by Garth and Etricia Clark-Brown, many exciting changes and renovations have taken place.

Hermanus offers some of the best land-based whale watching in the world. This is because its waters are the breeding ground and nursery of the famous Southern Right whale. September's whale breeding season sets the scene for the vibey and popular Hermanus whale festival.

With its mild Mediterranean climate and safe, clean, sandy beaches, Hermanus is popular all year round. Although primarily known for the spectacular whale watching opportunities, Hermanus offers a treasure trove of holiday activities to choose from. The attractions are
diverse and range from adventure activities to golfing and beach-combing, all of which you can explore from the Windsor Hotel.

Accommodation in Hermanus is highly sought after and most visitors to this seaside town prefer to be able to take in the spectacular views from where they are staying. At the Windsor Hotel in Hermanus 55% of our 60 rooms are sea-facing, allowing guests to partake in a bit of whale watching from their hotel rooms.

Facilities and conveniences available include baby sitting, beach towels, fans/heaters, hairdryers, iron/ironing board, safe deposit at reception, wake-up calls, and Internet facilities.

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