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Baleens Guest House - Hermanus

3 star Inn Hermanus

310 10th Street Voelklip - Hermanus

Price starting from $ 44.96
If you are looking for a nice 3-star beach guest house accommodation in Hermanus right by the ocean, you will definitely want to stay at Baleens Guest House. A mere few steps away is Blue Flag Grotto Beach, known for its beautiful beaches and one of the best whale-watching spots in the world. Here you can take long beach strolls, sunbathe without the crowds, do some whale watching, and splashing in the water. On a windy day, you can do some windsurfing or kite flying at this top rated “gust-spot”.

With the Klein River Mountains behind Baleens Guest House, and a lagoon and the sea in front of the accommodation, it is a unique and spectacular location for a one-of-a-kind experience. You can explore the wildlife at the adjacent nature reserve, do some kayaking, tour the charming sights of the town, and partake in wine tasting of the local Walker Bay wines. If you are up for more adventure, you can try your hand at shark cage diving on Dyer Island.

Enjoy the comforts of your spacious and immaculate guestroom, and the incredible breakfast served each morning. There is a fantastic swimming pool for relaxing dips, and spectacular views of the ocean from the property or your private room. Complimentary wireless and wired Internet access is provided for guests.

Among the amenities of this smoke-free property, guests will also find an Internet point with computer station, a billiards or pool table, a fireplace and microwave in the lobby, as well as a patio.

This hotel offers accessibility features such as accessible path of travel, handicapped parking, and roll-in shower and is suitable for children. 
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 9.2 Wonderful!
Based on 4 hotel reviews © 2015

It was just what we expected and needed. Will go back there every time we go to...

Venere Guest, South Africa
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Facilities at Baleens Guest House

  • Meeting Room
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Garden
  • Internet/Email services
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Barbecue
  • City tour
  • Billiards / Snooker
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking

Know before you go

Check-in: between 2 PM and 6 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.










Baleens Guest House reviews

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7.3 Good
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • South Africa

9.7 Outstanding!
  • November 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

10 Outstanding!
  • November 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Germany

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Room Details

Baleens Guest House offers 21 guest rooms with climate control. Televisions in each room offer entertainment at the end of a long day. Corporate travelers will benefit from safes during their Hermanus visit.

Accommodation Services

  • Safe
  • TV
  • Individually controlled air conditioning

Distances from Baleens Guest House

Hermanus Beach - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Whalehaven Winery - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Grootbos Nature Reserve - 17.9 km / 11.2 mi
Bot River Estuary - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Gansbaai Harbor - 19.7 km / 12.2 mi
Gabrielskloof Wine Estate - 20 km / 12.4 mi
Kleinbaai Harbour - 23 km / 14.3 mi
Danger Point Lighthouse - 23.9 km / 14.9 mi
Kleinmond Beach - 25.2 km / 15.6 mi
Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve - 28.7 km / 17.8 mi
Dyer Island - 31.8 km / 19.7 mi
Betty's Bay Penguin Colony - 37.5 km / 23.3 mi
Cape Agulhas - 79.9 km / 49.6 mi
Graham Beck Winery - 82.4 km / 51.2 mi
Roman Beach - 89.6 km / 55.7 mi
The preferred airport for Baleens Guest House is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 81.1 km / 50.4 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Baleens Guest House

  • Free parking