Situated in the Old Harbour area of Hermanus, south of Cape Town, Harbour House Hotel offers guests a range of luxurious accommodation and excellent facilities, overlooking the stunning Walker Bay.

Golf Courses

Set alongside the Bot River Lagoon, Arabella Golf Club is a beautiful links-style parkland consistently rated as one of South Africa’s top courses. Arabella can be reached in less than 30 minutes from Harbour House Hotel, whilst Erinvale and Stellenbosch are slightly further afield.


Choose from a range of spacious and modern accommodation options at Harbour House Hotel. Built in 1920, the restored Manor House is perfect for those looking for a romantic break. The open-plan rooms feature a free-standing solid cast bath, walk-in shower and private terrace with views of the pool and ocean. Meanwhile, rooms in the New Wing contain a kitchenette and lounge area. All rooms boast high-end facilities including a Nespresso machine, flat-screen TV and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Restaurant & Bars

Dining at Harbour House Hotel is also first-class. Named after a local fishing legend, Selkirk’s Restaurant serves the finest local produce. The seasonally changing menu makes use of fresh fish from the Harbour and vegetables cultivated in nearby valleys. Enjoy post-dinner drinks in the bar, offering award-winning South African wines and local craft beers.

Spa & Leisure

Unwind in the spa at Harbour House Hotel with a refreshing treatment or rejuvenating massage. Experienced therapists use high-quality products to ensure you feel relaxed and reinvigorated in the tranquil surroundings.


Hermanus is a popular tourist destination for whale watching. Spot whales and dolphins in Walker Bay whilst sipping on a cocktail on the Lookout Terrace, or embark on a boat tour to get up close and personal with the magnificent creatures. Visit the Old Harbour Museum to learn about the history of Hermanus, or sample the areas finest wines on a tasting experience.