Auberge Burgundy

Guest House | Overberg | South Africa In Hermanus, Auberge Burgundy offers comfortable accommodation with views of the Harbour. The town is internationally renowned as the finest land-based whale-watching destination.

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The Southern Right whale is most frequently spotted and can be recognized by its V-shaped "blow" and the hardened lumps (callosities) on and around its head. The peak season for whale watching is August to November, but the whales typically arrive as early as June.

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Highlights & What to Expect

  • Splendid setting in Walkern Bay.
  • Delectable seafood.
  • Close to award-winning vineyards.
  • Many small shops, restaurants, and galleries.
  • One of South Africa's finest coastal towns.
  • Exceptional whale watching in season.
  • An hour and a half from Cape Town.
  • Near excellent golf courses.

Location & Setting

A delightful Provencal guest house, the Auberge Burgundy is perched above the old harbor in the heart of Hermanus. Hermanus's location in Walker Bay makes it the quintessential seat of the South African Whale Route. It is regarded as one of the best places in the world to enjoy land-based whale watching, making it a must-visit on a tour of the Cape region.


Guests are accommodated in 18 en suite rooms and suites. All are spacious and offer modern amenities. The rooms have bar fridges, coffee/tea facilities, under-carpet heating, walk-in dressing rooms, heated towel rails, televisions, and telephones. Well-trained staff strive to offer guests exceptional service when visiting the Auberge Burgundy. The guest house provides an ideal base from which to enjoy the many activities available in the area.


The Auberge Burgundy lies just 50m from the cool blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Guests can choose between a delicious, full English breakfast or a buffet breakfast spread. Restaurants, a craft market, boutiques, art galleries, and shopping malls surround it. Guests may spend their free time sightseeing or exploring the quaint shops and cafes. Cage-diving with great white sharks is one of the most adventurous activities near Hermanus and may prove the most exciting excursion of your South African tour.







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Bird Watching

Mountain Biking

Whale Watching




Wine Tasting