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1 room, 2 adults

The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus

3.5-star3.5 stars
329 Main Rd, Hermanus, Western Cape, 7200, South Africa

Hermanus adults-only B&B with outdoor pool
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

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  • Stay was very brief but very nice. The B&B was of a very high standard, large rooms, very modern and nicely laid out. Breakfast was tastey and good size portions. Owners were very…Feb. 12, 2021

The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus

from $151 CAD
  • Superior Room
  • Standard Room

What’s around The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus

Landmarks

  • Voelklip Beach - 23 min walk
  • Village Square - 26 min walk
  • Whale Museum - 28 min walk
  • Grotto Beach - 31 min walk
  • Hoy's Koppie - 34 min walk
  • Hermanus Beach - 34 min walk
  • Cliff Path - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Fernkloof Nature Reserve - 3 mi / 4.9 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 6 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum guest age is 12
  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
Things to do
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Designated smoking areas
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Handrails in stairways
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony or patio
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus’s small print

Also known as

  • The Whale on Main B&B Hermanus
  • The Whale on Main B&B Bed & breakfast
  • The Whale on Main B&B Bed & breakfast Hermanus

Policies

State tax ID - 0

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 1200 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 4)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus

  • Does The Whale on Main B&B offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Whale on Main B&B does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Whale on Main B&B?
    This property confirms that guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The Whale on Main B&B?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Whale on Main B&B?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at The Whale on Main B&B?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Whale on Main B&B?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Whale on Main B&B?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Dutchies (2 mi), Quayside Cabin (3 mi), and Harbour Rock (3.2 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Whale on Main B&B?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 1200 per vehicle one-way.
  • What is there to do at The Whale on Main B&B and nearby?
    Have fun with nearby activities like cycling, hiking, and horseback riding. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. The Whale on Main B&B also has an outdoor pool.

The Whale on Main B&B, Hermanus