South African Hotels

Windsor Hotel Hermanus

49 Marine Drive
Hermanus 7200
Western Cape
South Africa
Hotel Type

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The Windsor Hotel Hermanus provides comfortable accommodation for leisure guests and families travelling with children as well as conference delegates. The great opportunity of enjoying spectacular whale watching from the hotel rooms, from the path which winds along the cliffs in front of the hotel, or from a boat.

The picturesque town offers something for everyone, including the adventure seeker, the wine connoisseur, and the sporty guest, as well as the traveller who seeks relaxation. Besides the many sandy beaches in Hermanus, passengers have the opportunity of enjoying wine tastings at the local wine estates in the Hemel en Aarde valley.

Every year in Autumn, whales come to the bay where their calves are born, before returning to the colder waters of the ocean. This historical hotel offers non-sea facing rooms, as well as sea-facing rooms, which provide either twin or double beds. Convenient amenities such as a TV, en-suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, as well as WiFi are available for guests during their stay in the quaint seaside village of Hermanus.

Non-sea facing and Sea-facing Room features at Windsor:

  • Color TV with four channels (SABC 1,2,3 and ETV)
  • Free WiFi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Twin or double beds
  • Safe
  • En-suite bathroom (with bath and overhead shower)

Facilities and Services

  • Sleeper couch for children or an adult
  • Babysitting services
  • Airport transfers
  • Beach towels
  • Fans and heaters
  • Hairdryers
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Wake up calls
  • Free Internet at Reception
  • Free WiFi
  • Free and secure off-street parking


Besides several breakaway rooms, three conference venues that can seat between 20 - 80 conference delegates are available at the Windsor three-star hotel in Hermanus. Overnight conference packages that include accommodation, selected beverages, and meals, as well as standard conference equipment, are available. Dinner for conference guests can be arranged as an optional extra.

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  • Direct dial telephone
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • TV



Guests staying at the sea facing Windsor Hotel in Hermanus, Western Cape, enjoy a delicious breakfast in the dining venue every morning. For conference delegates, a dinner can be arranged. 

Due to the central location of this hotel in Hermanus, many excellent restaurants can be reached within walking distances including Steak Houses, Pizzerias, Seafood restaurants as well as fine dining restaurants.  A wonderful variety of different flavors awaits travelers in Hermanus leaving every palate satisfied.

Whale watching

Hermanus has become well known for offering one of the best land based whale watching opportunities on the globe.  Travellers may also choose to embark on a boat from where these gentle giants can be observed in their natural habitat. 

Every year, from August to November, whales visit the shores of South Africa and find rest in the calm bays such as in Hermanus.  Southern Right Whales, Brydes and Humpback Whales are Baleen Whales which are characterized by having baleen plates for filtering food from water, rather than having teeth.

Shark cage diving

Great White Shark Cage Diving is a thrill of a lifetime which can be experienced in close proximity to Hermanus, namely in Gansbaai. The exhilarating adrenaline rush of being in the ocean with Great White Sharks, even though in a safe cage, must be experienced and cannot be described. The sharks come right up to the cage where one can observe them either from inside the cage or from the comfort of the boat.

Nearby heritage, art & culture experiences
  • Old Harbour Museum
  • Whale Museum
  • De Wet’s Photo Museum
  • Soldiers Memorial Museum
  • Town ship tours/walks
  • History Society walks
  • Art Galleries.
Nearby activities
  • golf
  • fishing
  • snorkeling
  • kite surfing
  • paragliding
  • surfing
  • diving/ scuba diving
  • Tree top zip lines
  • Quad bikes
  • Paintball
  • White River Rafting.
Nearby wine tasting

The popular Hermanus wine route is situated in the region known as Hemel-en-Aarde which can be translated as "Heaven and Earth".  The soil in this particular valley of Hermanus is best suited for Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay vines.  The wines with the origin of Hermanus even impress the most knowledgeable wine connoisseurs.  

A great variety of excellent wineries combined with fantastic restaurants and magnificent scenery can be visited during a stay at the Windsor Hotel in Hermanus.

Neaby beaches
  • Grotto Beach
  • Sandbaai beaches
  • Kammabaai or Lover's Cove
  • Voëlklip
  • Langbaai.

Conference Venues

The Windsor Hotel in Hermanus features three conference venues which can accommodate between 20-80 conference delegates. Additionally, several breakaway rooms are also available. The Windsor Hotel in Hermanus, South Africa does not charge a conference venue hire rate for overnight conferences. Dinner can be booked as an optional extra.  

This Hermanus hotel enjoys a very central, seafront location from where many restaurants can be reached within walking distance. Conferences packages which include the accommodation are available for guests who choose to host their conference at The Windsor Hotel Hermanus.

Overnight Conference Package:

  • air conditioned venue (Whale Room only – seating maximum 100 delegates)
  • free data projector
  • free WiFi
  • bottled water
  • refreshments and two tea/coffee biscuit breaks
  • stationary
  • standard conference set up
  • tea/coffee breaks
  • breakfast
  • lunch with soft drink
  • accommodation (sea-facing/non sea-facing).

  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Conference venue
  • Lounge
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Spa
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Sea Views

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • Hotel Wi-Fi
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Secure parking
Children Policy
  • Single sleeper couches and mattresses are available for a maximum of 2 children until the age of 17 yrs old sharing with two adults in a room.

    The Children policy is as follows:

    • 0 – 12 years – free of charge when sharing room with adults
    • 13 – 17 years: minimum nightly fee per child sharing with adults per night.

    A child staying in his & her room will be charged a Single Room rate, irrespective of the age when there are additional children, the child tariff applies.

Available Rooms

Standard Non Seafacing Room

Non Sea Facing Room features:

  • color TV with 4 channels (SABC 1,2,3 and ETV)
  • free WiFi
  • direct dial telephone
  • tea- and coffee making facilities
  • twin or double beds
  • safe
  • en-suite bathroom (with bath and overhead shower).

Upon request, the following services and items can be arranged:

  • sleeper couch for children or an adult (maximum 2 children or 1 adult sharing)
  • baby sitting services
  • beach towels
  • fans / heaters
  • hairdryers
  • iron and ironing board
  • wake up calls
  • free Internet at Reception
  • free WiFi
  • free off street parking.
Single Room R870
Double Room R1090

Sea facing rooms

Sea Facing Room features:

  • color TV with 4 channels (SABC 1,2,3 and ETV)
  • free WiFi
  • direct dial telephone
  • tea- and coffee making facilities
  • twin or double beds
  • safe
  • en-suite bathroom (with bath and overhead shower).
Single Room R1400
Double Room R1570

Economy (Annexure)

Single Room R830
Double Room R960

2 Bedroom Apartment (Self-catering)

Single Room R2000
Double Room R2000

3 Bedroom Apartment (Self-catering)

Single Room R2480
Double Room R2480

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -34.421127

Longitude: 19.240129


Directions from the Cape Town International Airport to the Windsor Hotel Hermanus:

- Get on N2 from Borcherds Quarry Rd 2.5 km / 4 min
- Merge onto N2 68.8 km / 46 min
- Follow R43 to Marine Dr in Hermanus 31.7 km / 25 min
- Slight left toward R43 2.8 km
- Continue straight onto R43
- Go through 1 roundabout 28.6 km
- Turn right onto Park Ave 120 m
- Turn left onto Marine Dr
- Destination will be on the left 100 m.

Windsor Hotel Hermanus
49 Marine Dr, Hermanus 7200

Travel distances from the Windsor Hotel in Hermanus, South Africa:

- Cape Town 120 km
- Cape Town International Airport 103 km
- Bettys Bay 98 km
- Caledon 87 km
- Gansbaai 53 km
- Kleinmond 39 km
- L'Agulhas 136 km
- Swellendam 151 km
- Villiersdorp 75 km
- Arniston 123 km.

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

3 Star