Perfect for whale watching
The guest house is located on a property famous for its prime whale watching position.
La Fontaine, a four-star guesthouse, is a Colonial style family guesthouse in the centre of Hermanus and famous for its prime whale watching position, across the way from the original fresh water fountain around which the village of Hermanus was founded.
From contemporary art galleries to family-friendly beaches, gastronomic journeys and wine tastings to outdoor adventures, Hermanus offers a wide range of activities. We like to share our favorite activities with you.
With a host of mountain ranges and nature reserves, and such a diverse coastline, there is no shortage of hiking trails - each uniquely breathtaking. The 12 km Cliff Path in Hermanus has made the town famous for Land-based whale watching.
The waters in the Hermanus area provide for a range of boating and fishing excursions. There are several shark diving tour operators that offer shark cage diving for the brave and surface viewing for those who'd prefer not to get too close.
The Hemel-en-Aarde is home to more than 20 wine estates. Enjoy wine tastings or combine them with lunch in this beautiful wine region known for high-end wine estates whose are almost all family owned and operated, by the families that pioneered them from unplanted ground.
Our rooms are equipped with everything you need to make your stay as comfortable as possible, like a mini-bar, hairdryer and an electronic safe. Breakfast and WiFi are included. All of our rooms are non-smoking.