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The Potting Shed Self Catering

Official Contact Details - The Potting Shed Self Catering

Phone: +27 (0)28 312-1712 Fax: +27 (0)28 313-1047

Hear the ocean; See the ocean from our self catering units in a peaceful, sea facing, upmarket complex with 24 hour security.

This beautiful seaside town in is only an hour and half from Cape Town.

  • Price from 600 ZAR / Day
  • Capacity up to 6 people
  • 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom
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Last updated: 06/24/2009

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Hear the ocean; See the ocean from either of our self catering units in a peaceful, sea facing, upmarket complex with 24 hour security.

This beautiful seaside town in the Western Cape is only an hour and a half away from Cape Town city center and 1 hour form the international airport.

Whale Rock Estate at Tobago Bay, Hermanus, has a stunning view of Walker Bay, where the Southern Right whales are often seen breaching and blowing along the rocky coast line only seconds from your door.

Take a stroll along the walk way to the sea, approximately 90 meters from your patio.

Our family friendly apartments are identical in size but vary slightly in d├ęcor. Both have a double and twin bedded room, with sleeper couches in the lounge to accommodate up to six guests in each unit.

Bed linen is provided.

Kitchens are fully equipped with a washing machine, microwave and fridge/ freezer, along with everyday utensils such as cutlery, crockery, braii tongs, iron and ironing board etc.

Breakfast can be arranged at our Guest House (The Potting Shed) in Albertyn Street, at an additional cost.

TV, DSTV (compact package), and a DVD player are provided in the lounge.

Panel heaters provide extra comfort for cold winter nights.

Play a game of squash in the court provided, or swim in the pool at the recreational area, where you have use of an outdoor brick built braai/bbq. Alternatively, braai/bbq with the weber provided in your stoep, in the privacy of your own apartment, whilst enjoying the sound of the crashing waves.

Situated just 1 km from the new harbour, it's an ideal location to sample local fresh caught fish (and sushi) at one of the fabulous sea food restaurants. The apartments are 3 kms to the town centre and 5 kms to Hermanus Golf Course (27 holes).

Boat trips run daily in season for whale watching and sunset cruises weather permitting.

Hermanus boasts of many things including a craft market, excellent restaurants, Fernkloof Nature Reserve which has a farmers market on Saturdays, Grotto Beach (voted one of the top 5 beaches in the Western Cape and awarded a blue flag).

Local activities can be arranged such as sea kayaking, whale boat and fishing trips, shark cage diving, bird watching, horse riding on the beach, beauty therapy, flights in light aircraft over Walker Bay, and paragliding. There are several award winning wine estates in the area, a brewery and cheese farm close by.

Annamarie and David offer a personal service to all guests, and are happy to offer advice and book any necessary excursions and restaurants as required.

Children of all ages are welcome, but we do have a strictly No smoking, No pets policy.

A 50% deposit is required to secure al bookings.

Visa And Master card accepted.

Prices & deals

Lowest Daily Price:
600 ZAR
Highest Daily Price:
950 ZAR
Lowest Weekly Price:
4200 ZAR
Highest Weekly Price:
6650 ZAR
Cleaning fee:
Charging Method:
Payment Types:
  • No Cash
  • No Credit Card
  • No Cheque
  • No Travellers cheque
  • No Paypal
  • No Wire Transfer

Location & area

3kms to town centre, located at the sea, 1kms to New Harbour.

Whale Rock Estate,Tobago Bay, Hermanus, 7200, Hermanus, South Africa
Accommodation located in:
coastal, downtown, near cultural interest, near golf course, near horse riding, near restaurants & bars, near shopping area, near tennis courts, near walking trails, old town, resort, town!

Amenities & services

Fully equiped kitchen, DSTV, squash court on site, braai facilities

# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Single beds: 2
  • Double beds: 1
  • Baby cots: 0
  • Single sofa beds: 0
  • Double sofa beds: 2


  • Yes Bath:
  • Yes Hair Drier:
  • Yes Shower:
  • Yes Towels:


  • Yes Washing Machine:
  • Yes Work Desk:
  • Yes Bed Sheets:
  • No Bikes:
  • No Cable/Satelite TV:
  • No Internet Broadband:
  • No Internet Dial Up:
  • Yes Ironing Board:
  • Yes Stereo/Radio System:
  • No Library:
  • No Telephone:
  • Yes DVD Player:
  • No Fax:


  • No Butler Service:
  • No House Chef:
  • No Local Guides:
  • No Local Transportation:
  • No 24h Concierge:
  • Yes Tours & Excursions:


  • Yes Fridge & Freezer:
  • Yes Crockery & Utensils:
  • No Dish Washer:
  • Yes Microwave:
  • Yes Oven:
  • No American Kitchen:

Living room

  • No Fireplace:
  • Yes Sofa Bed:
  • Yes Table & Chairs:


  • No Private Beach:
  • Yes Barbecue:
  • No Sauna:
  • Yes Garden:
  • No Shared Bathroom:
  • No Spa / Jacuzzi:
  • Yes Swimming Pool:
  • No Lift / Elevator:
  • No Disabled Facilities:
  • No Tennis Court:
  • No Terrace:
  • Yes Parking:
  • No Pets Welcome:


  • No Safe:
  • Yes Sea View:
  • No Central Heating:
  • No City View:
  • No Daily Cleaning:
  • No Air Conditioning:
  • No DVD/Music Collection:
  • No Ensuite Bathroom:
  • No Balcony:

Additional information

Board Basis:
Accommodation Only
Extra meal info:
Breakfast is availalbe at an extra cost at The Potting Shed Guest House in LAbertyn Street.

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