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The Vishuis - Cottage 2.

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Hermanus, Overstrand, Overberg District, Western Cape
The Vishuis is a stylish guesthouse situated in the heart of the old village in Hermanus. It is a newly renovated and modernized heritage fisherman's cottage. It has all the mod cons for guests to luxuriate, but has the whimsy of yesteryear. It is is conveniently situated close to everything - no driving, parking or stress, just relaxed walking. The Vishuis has an extensive collection of contemporary South African artworks. Guests eat breakfast in various local restaurants to introduce them to the incredible cuisine of the Overberg.

The bedroom suite includes:
queen sized bed with pure cotton bedding;
modern en suite bathroom with hand loomed cotton towels and heated towel rail;
guest toiletries;
comfortable and relaxing lounge area;
flat screen TV with DSTV;
coffee and tea station with a fridge and some snacks, a Nespresso ma...
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Listing #HL8565558
About the Owner
Marc M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
Interaction with guests
Guests are met and welcomed on arrival by the manager . He is available at all times in the event of problems or if guests require further information. The manager is also able to advise and help guests with recommendations, bookings and reservations with activities in and around Hermanus.
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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
The Overberg has incredible natural beauty and there are many activities available to guests e.g. Hiking, surfing, diving, whale watching, golf, cycling, kayaking, paragliding, etc.
Hermanus is a particularly sophisticated little village. It's proximity to the Hemel and Aarde valley is ideal for guests who want to do wine tasting and enjoy superb local food.
Hermanus village has an abundance of art galleries, featuring local South African artists. There are also many unique shops and incredible restaurants.
Getting around
Guests are able to walk from The Vishuis to all the facilities in the village. They have easy access to the cliff path and the Marine tidal pool.
However, transport is required for trips to the Hemel and Aarde valley, the beaches and many other spots.
There are a limited number of taxis in the village. There are a number of tour operators who can take guests on prearranged trips.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International Airport: 107.0 km
From Cape Town International Airport:

- Take N2 from the airport towards Somerset West;
- Go over Sir Lowry's Pass;
- Take R43 Hermanus fork to the left;
- Continue along R43 passing Hawston,Vermont, and Onrust;
- Continue into Hermanus;
- At the first traffic circle take first exit left into Royal Street;
- At the Standard Bank turn right into Dirkie Uys Street;
- Take second right into Mitchell Street, first right into Aberdeen Street, then the first right into Hope Street;
- No 7 is the first house on your left-hand side;
- Please note that Hope Street is a 1-way.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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