Birkenhead House is the ultimate in coastal retreat located high on the cliffs of Hermanus overlooking the magnificent Walker Bay. This elegant beach house is full of rare antique and art that truly reflects the beautiful coastal setting.
There are 11 beautifully appointed sea-facing studio rooms offering unrivalled views of Walker Bay and the Overberg mountains in the distance. Guests can, from the comfort of their residence, enjoy the sightings of the southern right whales that arrive yearly to the sheltered bay to calve.
With world-class cuisine a matter of course, lavish meals and seafood delicacies are served daily. A split-level swimming pool set within a sheltered courtyard, an infinity pool located above the ocean and a gym and treatment centre are just some of the many facilities provided at Birkenhead House, Hermanus.
Inspiring cliff-path walks, spectacular mountain trails mean guests can explore the thriving floral kingdom which is the world’s most diverse botanic ecosystem. Two of the best swimming beaches Hermanus has to offer are all located on your doorstep whilst a mere 40-minute stroll along a coastal path you will find yourself in the centre of Hermanus.
Birkenhead House offers guests perfect harmony with the ideal combination of space, light and water making for a wonderfully casual and relaxed hotel to be in whilst exploring all Hermanus and the famous Whale Coast of South Africa has to offer.