WELCOME TO THE WHALE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD
Braeview Guesthouse offers charming, comfortable and affordable accommodation in 2 self catering units, the STONE COTTAGE and the more luxurious SUNBIRD SUITE. Braeview is ideally situated 150 metres from the CLIFF PATH, famous for land based whale watching in the quiet and tranquil area of Westcliff in Hermanus. The New Harbour, from where the popular whale watching boats depart, is a mere 400 metres or a 10 min walk from Braeview Guesthouse.
We are also conveniently close to shops, restaurants and other attractions near the CBD and the Old Harbour.
Don’t be surprised to wake up at night or early morning with the sound of whales enjoying themselves a stone throw away.
- Free unlimited WiFi
- Flat screen TV with DSTV
- Micro wave ovens in both units
- Barbeque facilities
- Secure off street parking
- Laundry service
- Linen and towels supplied
Braeview is 150 metres from the famous whale watching cliff path along the sea and 10 minutes’ walk from the New Harbour from where all the whale watching boats depart during the whale season. There are 3 restaurants to choose from in the New Harbour precinct.
We can also assist with
- Booking of whale watching trips
- Booking of shark diving trips
- Taxi service
- Shuttle service from Cape town
- Booking of other activities such as:
Sea kayaking, kite surfing, tree top adventures, quad bike excursions, sunset cruises
LET US BOOK YOUR ACTIVITIES
(Please take note, you don’t pay extra when allowing us to book your activities, it is a service that Braeview offers to make your stay easier and stress free)
Kite surfing has become very popular in Hermanus. The lagoon beyond Grotto beach has recently been discovered and identified as one of the best kite surfing spots in South Africa. Surfers flock from all over the world to enjoy this kite surfing mecca. Braeview Guesthouse can also assist you with organising trips and excursions including hiking, shark cage diving, whale watching, sea kayaking, horse riding and wine tasting in Hemel and Aarde valley.