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.
Jan 22, 2019

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 are big, some are small […]
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 […]
Oct 25, 2018
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The Wine Glass: A Wine Lover’s Dream

The Wine Glass: A Wine Lover’s Dream Euripides famously said: “where there is no wine, there is no love”. And while philosophical quotes will always be […]
Sep 14, 2018
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Where to Whale Watch in Hermanus This Season

Where to Whale Watch in Hermanus This Season It’s that time of the year again! The whales have arrived in South Africa, which means that the […]
Aug 14, 2018
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History of Hermanus

History of Hermanus When English became compulsory in the Cape, Dutch (Afrikaans) farmers founded their own schools and brought out teachers from Holland. Hermanus Pieters was […]
Jul 10, 2018
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Exciting Things to do in Hermanus

Exciting Things to do in Hermanus When people think of activities in Hermanus, they think of whale watching, not much else. But, there is so much […]