The Western Cape coastal town of Hermanus is renowned both for unique whale watching and its 'champagne' air. Properties in Hermanus, an hour-and-a-half's drive from Cape Town, stretch along a belt of land sandwiched between the mountains and the sea. Hermanus is a favourite holiday destination for South Africans from Johannesburg and Cape Town and many of them own seafront second homes here.
International property investors have been enthusiastic buyers of property in Hermanus. They have discovered that they can combine excellent returns on their investment with the ability to live or holiday in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Hermanus is an outdoor paradise with a multitude of activities to be enjoyed on its beaches, mountains and lagoon. Walkers can choose from 11km of cliff paths, the long, sandy, white beaches or the 40km of mountain trails all with expansive sea views of Walker Bay.
From June to October, whale watchers from the world over flock to Hermanus to enjoy the spectacle of hundreds of Southern Right whales congregating in Walker Bay, often only metres from the shoreline.
Golf enthusiasts can choose from two superb 18-hole courses, Hermanus and Arabella. Other sports that are well-catered for include tennis, horse-riding, fishing, sea kayaking, sailing, paragliding and bowls.
Seeff Hermanus can assist you with purchasing or renting all types of residential property including beachfront villas, houses, apartments, cluster developments, security villages, townhouses, land and guesthouses.