Our Blog

We want to share exciting updates and insights into our hotel, neighbourhood and the town of Hermanus with you. Our blog will feature news relating to Harbour House Hotel, event announcements and several guides, tips and tricks to making the most of your stay with us in Hermanus.
Mar 3, 2020

A Holiday For The Whole Family

It’s still summer in sunny South Africa, and the March/April school holidays are right around the corner – and as we all know, summer holidays in […]
Feb 19, 2020

The Poetic Beauty of the Western Cape

The Poetic Beauty of the Western Cape “…It was then with quotes (good and bad) running through my mind that I decided to take a trip […]
Feb 4, 2020

Hermanus Gems Worth A Visit

Hermanus Gems Worth A Visit If you’ve ever been to Hermanus, you’ll know that this special seaside village has a certain charismatic charm to it that […]
Sep 12, 2019

Springtime in the Overberg: How to Make the Most of This Season

Springtime in the Overberg is a time for celebration. The sun is out, the orchards are in bloom and the feeling of excitement is almost tangible. […]
Jul 24, 2019

Welcoming The Whales in Hermanus

It’s that time of the year again when the beautiful seaside village of Hermanus gears up to welcome back some of their nearest and dearest: the […]
Jul 10, 2019

Romantic Getaways This Winter

There is something to be said about romance and winter time. The cold makes you want to curl up next to the person you love, relax, […]
Feb 27, 2019

The A – Z of Hermanus

The A – Z of Hermanus Hermanus is a town filled with fun activities, amazing restaurants and wine farms and, of course, whale watching. To help […]
Jan 22, 2019
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The Most Beautiful Beaches in the Western Cape

The Most Beautiful Beaches in the Western Cape South Africa is home to dozens upon dozens of beautiful beaches. Some are big, some are small and […]
Nov 23, 2018

Seaside Christmas Celebration at Harbour House

Seaside Christmas Celebration at Harbour House Ingredients for an unforgettable Christmas lunch: A stunning view, great service and a mouthwatering menu. And all of this in […]