Harbour House Hotel

Harbour House Hotel: Information from the owner

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Type Hotel
No. of rooms 42
Last updated 14-Oct-2016

Main description of Harbour House Hotel

Harbour House Hotel: Facilities

Property facilities Malaria Free
Room facilities Fan, Hair Dryer, Heated Towel Rails, Safe, Satellite / Cable Television, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Television, Air Conditioning, Electrical Outlets
Available services Babysitting Service, Credit Card, Room Service, Travel Desk
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Cycling, Massages, Whale Watching, Adrenaline Activities, Beach, Bird Watching, Canoeing, Child Friendly Activities, Deep Sea Fishing, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking / Paddling, Scuba Diving, Sea Kayaking, Shark Cage Diving, Surfing, Wine Tasting, Boat Cruises, Boating, General Sightseeing, Golf, Horse Riding, Marine Adventures, Mountain Biking, Museums, Snorkeling

Room types at Harbour House Hotel

Harbour House Classic

Harbour House Classic

Spacious rooms with lounge area, kitchenette with kettle, toaster, microwave, tea & coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine and personal bar, en-suite bathroom with separate bath & shower and heated towel rails. Living area with plasma TV and satellite television (selected channels), wireless internet access, air-conditioning. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds. Private balcony with chairs

Harbour House Luxury

Harbour House Luxury

Situated in Harbour House New Wing, these rooms offer panoramic views of Walker Bay and the ocean from the front, with kitchenette. Rooms feature: Spacious rooms with lounge area, kitchenette with kettle, toaster, microwave, tea & coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine and personal bar, en-suite bathroom with separate bath & shower and heated towel rails. Living area with plasma TV and satellite television (selected channels), wireless internet access, air-conditioning. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds. Private balcony with chairs

Harbour House Premier

Harbour House Premier

Located in Harbour House New Wing, these rooms offer partial views from the lower levels at the front and penthouse floor at the rear, with kitchenette. Rooms feature: Spacious rooms with lounge area, kitchenette with kettle, toaster, microwave, tea & coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine and personal bar, en-suite bathroom with separate bath & shower and heated towel rails. Living area with plasma TV and satellite television (selected channels), wireless internet access, air-conditioning. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds. Private balcony with chairs

Harbour Square Classic

Harbour Square Classic

These rooms are located on the lower levels of Harbour Square. Guests staying in Harbour Square rooms are hosted by Village & Life’s iconic Harbour House Hotel and are afforded the luxury to make use of the pool, restaurant, wine bar and salon at the hotel. Rooms feature: En-suite, open-plan bathroom with separate bath and shower. LCD television with selected DSTV channels, wireless internet access, air conditioning & heating. Tea and coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine, electronic key card access, Telephone, electronic safe, hairdryer & personal bar. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds and either a sharing balcony with seating or Juliette sliding doors with no balcony. Rooms are 30 m² in size.

Harbour Square Classic Suite

Harbour Square Classic Suite

Located on the lower level of Harbour Square, with a fully equipped kitchen and living area. Guests staying in Harbour Square suites are hosted by Village & Life’s iconic Harbour House Hotel and are afforded the luxury to make use of the pool, restaurant, wine bar and salon at the hotel. Suites feature: A separate en-suite room with the addition of an open-plan living area, dining space and kitchen, leading to a shared balcony with seating. LCD televisions in bedroom and living area, with dual view DSTV (selected channels). wireless internet access, air conditioning and heating. Electronic key card access, telephone, electronic safe, hairdryer, Nespresso machine and personal bar. All suites have King/Twin sized beds and shared balcony with seating. Rooms are 60 m² in size.

Harbour Square Luxury

Harbour Square Luxury

Located in Harbour Square, these rooms offer partial sea and market views. Guests staying in Harbour Square rooms are hosted by Village & Life’s iconic Harbour House Hotel and are afforded the luxury to make use of the pool, restaurant, wine bar and salon at the hotel. Rooms feature: Spacious room with, en-suite, open-plan bathroom with separate bath and shower. LCD television with selected DSTV channels, wireless internet access, air conditioning and heating. Tea and coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine, electronic key card access, telephone, electronic safe, hairdryer and personal bar. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds and Juliette sliding doors (no balcony) Rooms are 30 m² in size.

Harbour Square Luxury Suite

Harbour Square Luxury Suite

Located in Harbour Square, with fully equipped kitchen and living area and views of Walker Bay. . Guests staying in Harbour Square suites are hosted by Village & Life’s iconic Harbour House Hotel and are afforded the luxury to make use of the pool, restaurant, wine bar and salon at the hotel. Suites feature: A separate en-suite room with the addition of an open-plan living area, dining space and kitchen, leading to a private balcony with seating. LCD televisions in bedroom and living area, with dual view DSTV (selected channels). wireless internet access, air conditioning and heating. Electronic key card access, telephone, electronic safe, hairdryer, Nespresso machine and personal bar. All rooms have King/Twin sized beds and private balcony with seating. Rooms are 60 m² in size.

Manor House Romantic

Manor House Romantic

Located in the restored Manor House, these lavish, open-plan rooms are accentuated by stylish décor and quality finishes., Rooms on the ground level have been designed with glass doors maximising the view and a natural flow out to the infinity pool and garden. Each room has a patio with garden furniture. Rooms on the upper levels are equally breathtaking, with Juliet balconies offering spectacular views of the ocean and the world-famous whale-watching bay. Modern, open plan rooms with millstone floors and romantic solid cast baths, walk in showers, enclosed toilets, heated towel rails and standing or ceiling fans. Tea & coffee making facilities, Nespresso machine and personal bar, flat screen TV with built in DVD player, satelite television (selected channels) and wireless internet access.

Activities at Harbour House Hotel

Mint Wellness

Mint Wellness

The salon is situated in the New Wing of the hotel where treatments are performed by internationally qualified therapists who offer an array of treatments including massages, facials, manicures and pedicures.


Opening Hours

Sunday: By special arrangement Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 09h00 – 13h00
Wednesday – Saturday: 09h00 – 20h00
Public Holidays: 09h00 – 20h00

After hours by special arrangement.

Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool

The Harbour House Hotel’s crowning glory, and arguably the most enjoyable whale watching site, is the magnificent
18 x 4 metre infinity pool. Just a stone's throw away from the sea, the pool enjoys prime position at the front of the hotel, offering uninterrupted views of the sea through glass wall surrounds and modern, sophisticated finishes.

Guests staying in Harbour Square rooms have access to the infinity pool, as well as the roof deck pool at Harbour Square.

Restaurants at Harbour House Hotel

Selkirk's Restaurant

The restaurant at Harbour House Hotel is named in honour of the local fishing legend, Bill Selkirk. Situated in the restored Manor House, Selkirk’s serves breakfast and lunch inspired by abundant local produce and fresh ingredients. Breakfast Guests are invited to start their day with a scrumptious hot breakfast or fresh continental buffet with local produce, homemade breads, freshly baked muffins and pastries. The breakfast menu also offers a selection of cheeses and charcuterie, fresh fruit, homemade muesli, yoghurt and freshly squeezed fruit juice. Served daily from 07h00 – 11h00. Lunch Famously known for our scones and best fish and chips in Hermanus, our lunch menu changes seasonally, allowing us to use only local and seasonal produce. Fresh fish from the Harbour, vegetables cultivated in the Hemel en Aarde Valley are some of the delights on offer. Served daily from 12h00 – 16h00

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