Birkenhead House

Rated 9.6 in 29 reviews. 11 rooms.


Birkenhead House was the previous beach house of the owners. The hotel offers the privacy of being in your own home with the luxury amenities of a five star living. The chic atmosphere sets the tone for a relaxed beach side holiday with all your needs attended to.

Set between two of Hermanus's best swimming beaches, Birkenhead House offers luxury accommodation in individually decorated suites. This premium hotel is short drive from the Hemel-en-Arde Valley where guests can visit top class wine estates.

Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen TV and DVD player. Some units include a seating area for your convenience. Certain rooms have views of the sea or mountains. The rooms include a private bathroom fitted with a bath and shower. The hotel features free WiFi throughout the property.

Enjoy lunch and a selection of wines on the patio while taking in the best views of the Atlantic Ocean, and spot some whales during whale season. There is also a spa and 2 swimming pools at the hotel. Your stay includes all meals, local beverages, snacks, a full mini-bar, laundry and transfers to and from Hermanus town centre.

Village Square is 3.6 km from Birkenhead House, while Hamilton Russel Vineyards is 5 km away. Cape Town International Airport is 80 km from the property.

Spa Facilities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Head massage
  • Fitness
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Pool with view
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Birkenhead House

  1. Birkenhead House

    Go on the whale watching tour!

    63 m from hotel
    7th Ave

  2. Voëlklip Beach

    Great beach for kids and for surfing. Rocks to the left of the beach are popular with Anglers.

    66 m from hotel
    7de Laan

  3. The Daily Bread

    B fast and coffee

    79 m from hotel
    121 10th Street Voelkilp

  4. Hermanus Beach Villas

    Stunning views and just a walk away from a very popular hot spot. Buffet breakfast was really magical and the service was always served with a smile. Special shoutout to Chef John!

    289 m from hotel
    127 11th Street, Voelklip

  5. 78 On 5th

    Great B&B, Awesome Staff, Nice view, Clean room

    0.6 km from hotel
    78 5th Street

  6. Dutchies Restaurant

    Hollandse biefstuk and kroketten. You got to try it.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Grotto street

  7. Grotto Beach

    A pretty beach to explore after going to Dutchies. I do think that the stretches of beach after Grotto are way more beautiful though.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Grotto street

  8. Lizettes Kitchen

    Cheese cake :-)

    0.9 km from hotel
    20 on 8th street Voelklip

  9. Baleens

    A small intimate place to enjoy your holiday.

    1.7 km from hotel

  10. Hermanus Golf Club

    2.3 km from hotel

  11. Von Abercron Residence

    2.4 km from hotel
    75 Fernkloof Drive

  12. Hermanus Whale Lookout

    Do not miss this view.

    3.5 km from hotel