The Nantucket B&B or self-catering Accommodation in Hermanus, Cape Overberg

The Nantucket

Guest House / Self Catering at 234 Third Street, Voelklip, Hermanus, Cape Overberg, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About The Nantucket

Experience champagne air, sweeping panoramic ocean and mountain views, majestic meandering mountain walks and the best land based whale watching destination in the world.

The Nantucket is nestled high against the slope of the Olifantsberg Mountain range in Voelklip, Hermanus - one of the most renowned holiday destinations on the planet, and well known for its scenic beauty and whale watching.


The Nantucket offers six luxurious and individually decorated en suite bedrooms including satellite TV and free Wi-Fi with the option of B&B or self-catering. Bask on the sun-drenched pool deck whilst experiencing the dramatic mountainside, or have a barbeque and enjoy the African sun sinking into the Atlantic before you.

Otherwise, relax in the lounge area with a great book or movie. Guests also have a lounge and kitchen area as well as a swimming pool surrounded with wooden decking. The barbeque area offers magnificent, ocean and lagoon views.


The Shanghai:
The Shanghai has a distinctly oriental flavour and offers direct access to the pool-deck. The Shanghai is eclectically decorated in Chinese antiquities ranging up to the mid-century modern period.

The Arabesque:
The Arabesque is both exotic and atmospheric and is tastefully furnished with Egyptian antiquities. The Arabesque boasts the largest room in the house and also leads directly onto the pool-deck and includes magical mountain views.

The Ganesh:
The Ganesh is eclectically decorated in exotic, warm and incandescent flavours taking you on a passage to India. The Ganesh offers a spacious balcony with table and seating where you can enjoy spectacular in-your-face mountain views.

Heaven and Earth:
Heaven and Earth lets you experience the majestic union between heaven and nature with views from within this room. Heaven and Earth offers sensational mountain scenery from its balcony.

The Fynbos:
The Fynbos is a room that has sweeping views of the flora outside. The Fynbos offers a tranquil weekend away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

The Ocean View:
The Ocean View is a sea facing room which boasts a spacious balcony with magnificent ocean and lagoon views. The room is eclectically decorated and epitomizes “soporific” in its purest form.

The Sea Shepherd:
The Sea Shepherd is the epitome of tranquility. The Sea Shepherd is ideal for relaxation and offers a spacious balcony with table and chairs and sweeping ocean and lagoon views.

Whale watching

Whales frequenting Hermanus include Southern Rights, Brydes as well as Humpback whales. Types of whale watching include: land-based, aerial and boat-based. Shark-cage diving is in the nearby hamlet of Gansbaai.

Enjoy many an unforgettable African sunset while relaxing at the Nantucket.

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.408277777777776
Longitude: 19.293638888555556

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 109km

Children policy
We regret that only children over the age of 13 are accommodated.

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