Welcome to Whale Away

Eco-friendly Bed & Breakfast

Paradise in the Western Cape

Enjoy spectacular ocean views and spot the whales right off the veranda.


Welcome to Whale Away Hermanus Guest House

Whale-Watching Haven

Hermanus is known as the world famous Whale-Watching Haven. Hermanus is known as the world famous Whale-Watching Haven. Whale Away offers a wonderful view of Walker Bay and whale viewing right from the patio, within walking distance from the cliff path along the beautiful Walker Bay to a lovely selection of restaurants.

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Eco Friendly

Whale Away is an eco friendly bed and breakfast located 300 meters from the breath taking Walker Bay cliff path and within walking distance from fantastic restaurants. Hermanus’ Walker Bay is known as the world’s no 1 land based Southern Right Whale Watching location.

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Whale Away guest house is ideally situated just 90 minutes drive away from Cape Town International Airport, walking distance from Restaurants, Art Galleries, Antique Stores and five minutes drive away from the beach. Easily make your booking here.

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"Really enjoyed being here, home from home – very comfortable. Thank you"

− Marie + Keith Meylan - Sussex, UK

"The 4 countries in us appreciated this Guest House. Belgium for the amazing food.Monaco for the stylish décor. Congo-DRC for the warm welcome and finally South Africa, that we call now home. Thank you"

− Barbara & Francis Kasasa

"My family and I stayed at Whale Away a few times, and every time we look forward to come back. The guest house is stunning and comfortable. Close to all the Hermanus activities, and wonderful beaches. Seeing the whales from your room is a special treat!"

− Barry la Grange - Centurion, SA