Hermanus Accommodation at Birkenhead House Hotel in Cape Overberg
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Birkenhead House is a 5 star graded hotel offering Hermanus accommodation in 11 guest rooms.

About Birkenhead House

Birkenhead House sets the standard for luxury hotel accommodation in Hermanus. With its exhilarating cliff-top position overlooking the whale watching paradise of Walker Bay, Birkenhead House provides luxury accommodation for those seeking an extraordinary coastal experience.

Watch surfers carving through the waves and, for several months each year, witness Southern Right and Humpback Whales breaching just metres from the shore. The hotel’s contemporary décor is an artful mix of beach-house and quirky opulence.

Accommodation

The eleven hotel rooms at Birkenhead House are individually decorated. The rooms are located in three different houses which make up Birkenhead House. There is a choice of Deluxe Superior Room, Superior Room, Luxury Room and Standard Room. All the rooms boast beautiful decor, artwork and free-standing baths. (See individual room descriptions below).

Rate includes

• Accommodation
• All meals and snacks
• Full mini-bar
• WiFi
• Local beverages and house wines
• All coffee and speciality teas
• Laundry
• Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Hermanus

Breakfast and Dining

All meals and snacks are included in the rates as well as tea, coffee, local beverages and house wines. Only the freshest ingredients are used for lavish meals served in your choice of setting: overlooking the ocean; next to our dual level pool; in our glass fronted dining area or simply enjoyed in the privacy of your suite. Menus and meals can be designed to meet guests’ individual palates and dietary requirements.

Spa Facilities

Unwind in fine style with our range of spa treatments at Birkenhead House in Hermanus. With a medley of massage, aromatherapy and reflexology treatments, there is no more relaxing way to round off a leisurely day. This Hermanus spa offers four treatment rooms and a comprehensive menu to choose from. Delivered by a network of highly qualified therapists, the wide range of therapies include body exfoliations, massages, body wraps, as well as beauty and grooming treatments.

Activities

Join General Manager Shane Brummer for a surfing lesson on the beach below Birkenhead House - we even have our own Birkenhead House surf boards and wet suits.

Our chefs will show you how to safely pick Mussels, these delicious marine treats, from the mussel clad rocks below Birkenhead House before preparing them for you with a little garlic, cream and white wine. Please note that Mussel Picking is seasonal.

Rugged cliffs, invigorating air and stirring views characterise the charming town of Hermanus. Situated between the Kleinrivier Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean on the Cape Coast, this is the world’s best location for land-based dolphin ande whale watching.

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Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Concierge
  • Garden(s)
  • Health spa
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

Transfers

  • Other transfers available

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Deluxe Superior Room 1

Fresh and bright with dazzling ocean views from its two balconies, this is a delightfully stylish, 45 m² room. A King-size Louis Farouk antique bed is the signature feature of the room, complemented by an 18th century French gold chair, yellow silk French antique sofa and original artwork. Unwind in the spacious bathroom with its vast tub, elegant shower and two vanities.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Deluxe Superior Room 2

Be energised by the bright colours that adorn this 45 m² room. From the bright pink headboard to the vivid red chairs, Room 2 is the epitome of glamour. The sites and sounds of the rugged Indian Ocean from the balcony are a stunning way to wake up to each morning.;

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Superior Room 3

Take pleasure in ocean views from the private balcony or curl up in front of the TV on the luxurious king-size, French four-poster bed. A splendid shagreen desk and various original paintings add character to this stylish, sophisticated 45 m² suite. What’s more, the large bathroom’s centrepiece is a magnificent freestanding Victorian bath, complemented by an elegant shower and two freestanding vanities.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Superior Room 4

This 45 m² room has a refined style, with natural tones and classic décor. Step onto the balcony and marvel at the beautiful sea view, and indulge in the plush king-size bed framed by a timeless gold-framed headboard. This magnificent room features a hand-carved antique chair, leather desk and original paintings. The bathroom is decorated with a shell mirror, single vanity table, shower and freestanding Victorian bath.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Superior Room 6

This 45 m² beautiful blue and green-toned room boasts a lavish king-size bed with dark wooden headboard; 2-seater silken love couch; zebra skin mirror. Wrap-around balconies with cane chairs offer unparalleled views of ocean and mountains. Wallow in the freestanding Victorian bath adorned with two freestanding vanities.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Superior Room 8

From this 45 m² room you enjoy the best of both worlds: two balconies, at the front and back, allowing you to enjoy ocean and mountain views respectively. Indoors, luxury abounds with a king-size English antique four-poster bed and two red suede high back arm chairs. In the spacious bathroom there is an inviting freestanding bath with twin vanities, chaise lounge and a luxurious shower.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Luxury Room 5

Situated in the middle of the House, this 42 m² room opens onto a patio and pool area, furnished with a daybed and table and chairs. Opulent furnishings include an extravagant king-size four-poster bed with hand-carved antique Indian buttresses; an antique English bureau; antique gilded French chair and original artwork. In the bathroom, shagreen-lined cupboards with double vanities surround the deep bath and ample shower.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Luxury Room 7

This 42 m² room offers wonderful sea views from its balcony, which is furnished with cane tables and chairs. Inside you’ll find magnificent décor, including a French gold antique chair and shagreen desk as well as two 3⁄4 beds (which can also be made up into an extra king) with padded headboards. The bathroom opens onto a mountain-facing balcony and is fitted with two shell mirrors, double marble-topped vanities and a marvelous freestanding Victorian bath.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Luxury Room 9

Doze off in the King-size bed with leather headboard or enjoy the open ceilings with a white tongue-in-groove finish, two-seater silken sofa and leather desk. Bathe in style – a step-down bathroom features freestanding bath, elegant shower, antique Edwardian chair and two freestanding vanities. The 42 m² room has incredible outside vistas, and comes equipped with three furnished balconies to enjoy sea and rugged mountain views.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Standard Room 10

This 40 m² lavishly appointed room has a built-up king-size bed with marble steps, Venetian headboard, Victorian chair, antique oak half moon tables, and original paintings. There is a separate dressing room. A cosy balcony with table and two chairs offers the room an inflow of natural light and fresh sea air. The bathroom is extravagantly finished with stone floor, stone freestanding egg-shaped bath, two separate stone vanities and an open shower.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Standard Room 11

This 40sqm room's balconies offer majestic mountain views. The focus of the room is the hand-painted King-size four-poster bed, complemented by mirrored desk and bedside table. Adding to the grandeur are black lacquered cupboards, antique Chinese vases, original paintings and antique tub chairs in yellow silk. The bathroom impresses with its freestanding bath, double vanities and walk-in shower.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

RATES INCLUDE:
• Accommodation
• All meals and snacks
• Full mini-bar
• WiFi
• Local beverages and house wines
• All coffee and speciality teas
• Laundry
• Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Hermanus

Need to Know

Child policyChildren age 10 and over are welcome.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since September 2019

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