Birkenhead House is perched high on the cliffs of Hermanus and overlooks the whale watchers paradise of Walker Bay. The house accommodates guests in the utmost luxury and is the perfect destination for those seeking the pinnacle of seaside living.
Escape to a haven of tranquility as you enjoy a peaceful slumber on luxury linen, and enjoy majestic seascapes from your windows. Savour a morning cup of coffee or tea and inhale the fresh aroma of the Atlantic Ocean. Hermanus offers epic adventures that you can embark on during your visit to the Cape.
If you look out from Birkenhead House's terrace, the beach on the left is Voëlklip, (translated from Afrikaans means bird rock). This beach lends itself to great bathing. Enjoy the vista from the rolling lawns and pack a picnic basket with beach bats and balls.
Located in a narrow coastal plain between the mountains and the ocean, Hermanus offers several vantage points from which you can spot a whale or two, and a base to embark on your dream adventures. Venture on exciting day tours offered in the area, or just have a casual stroll and picnic on the beach. Treat yourself to luxurious body and grooming treatments at the onsite spa.
Fine wine and exquisite cuisine gives you even more reason to escape to Birkenhead House. Whether you are looking for a hearty, wholesome meal, or want to relish in exotic cuisine - Birkenhead caters to a range of palates. Unwind with a bottle or glass of the finest South African wine, that complements these mouthwatering delicacies.
Child policy: No children under 10 permitted at Birkenhead House, but the best way families can enjoy Birkenhead is by taking exclusive use of this luxury hotel in Hermanus.