Depending on the time of year, either a whale watching tour or shark cage diving excursion will be included. Whale watching season (June to September) in the Hermanus, Walker Bay and Gansbaai areas is unrivaled with whales often visable from each of these hotels. But there’s nothing like being up close and personal with these mesmerizing creatures. Return airport transfers, return transfers to Hermanus/Walker Bay, breakfast, all taxes and levies.
Tell Me About: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve (5*) Nestled between mountain and sea, the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is a five-star eco-paradise showcasing the incredible Flora and Marine life of the Southern Tip of Africa. Home of the "Marine Big 5" - whales, sharks, dolphins, seals and penguins; and with unparalleled floral diversity, Grootbos offers you a one-of-a-kind luxury African experience. Only 2 hours from Cape Town and 30 minutes from Hermanus on the way to the world-renowned Garden Route, Grootbos is perfectly situated between the classic attractions of the Cape and is most certainly a highlight on any itinerary.
As an added bonus, Grootbos includes: all meals (excluding alcoholic beverages) and all activites on the reserve which include: horse riding, 4x4 fynbos educational safari, guided walks, beach & cave excursions.
Harbour House Hotel enjoys the most prominent of positions in the heart of the Old Harbour area, flanked by the seaside and the bustling center of this holiday town. The magnificent Lookout Terrace invites guests to revel in the soothing surrounds of the ocean ahead and enjoy a lunch from Selkirk's restaurant inspired by abundant local produce and fresh ingredients, alternatively savour a sundowner from the Wine Bar in the Pavilion. Guests are offered a choice of accommodation from the historical architecture of the thatched roof seaside Manor House built in 1920, to the contemporary New Wing and Harbour Square. Rooms are luxuriously appointed with sophisticated modern décor, all within easy walking distance of the town’s top attractions, whale watching sites, markets, restaurants, street cafés and an abundance of reserved natural splendour.
Rates 7 Nights at 15 On Orange & 3 Nights at Grootbos – From R28,600 per person (approx. $2,000) 7 Nights at The V&A Hotel & 3 Nights at Grootbos – From R28,100 per person (approx. $1,965) 7 Nights at Victoria Junction & 3 Nights at Harbour House – From R17,550 pp (approx. $1,230) 7 Nights at Protea Hotel Sea Point & 3 Nights at Harbour House – From R14,850 pp (approx. $1,040)