The Whale on Main B&B

The Whale on Main B&B is a brand new, upmarket B&B, located in the seaside village of Hermanus.

We are situated adjacent to the Hermanus golf course, and within walking distance of the town center. The world-famous cliff path is a mere 75 meters away and in season, whales can be viewed from “Die Gang” right across the road.

We serve a sumptuous breakfast!

Our rooms offer luxury accommodation, most with balconies to enjoy mountain views or sea views.

All rooms have superb beds, satellite television, free Wi-Fi. and coffee stations.

An outdoor pool for swimming and relaxation is located on the premises. Grotto Blue Flag swimming beach and various smaller beaches are close by.

We support adventure tourism, and this is a bicycle friendly establishment.


  • 110 km from Cape Town International Airport
  • 1.9 km from town centre with numerous restaurants and other entertainment
  • 10 km from Hemel en Aarde valley (15 wine farms including Domaine De Dieux, Hamilton Russel, Bouchard Finlayson, La Vierge, Sumaridge, Newton Johnson, Whalehaven, and Creation Wines)
  • 700 m from Hermanus Golf club.
  • 2 km from the Old Harbour.
  • 1.5 Km from the nearest beach.
  • 75 m from the world-famous Cliff path.