A luxurious and contemporary self-catering holiday villa that provides an idyllic space in which to relax and unwind. Overlooking the picturesque mountains and surrounding vineyards of the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley. A perfect base from which to explore the Overberg. This stylish villa offers a haven of opulent space, the ultimate in privacy. Consisting of five luxurious, modern and beautifully decorated suites, the open-plan villa can be booked exclusively for a family, a group of friends or corporate breakaway. Each room has all the amenities needed for a pleasurable stay, including plush linen and bedding, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi and more. Venture into the pool, jacuzzi and steam room for a couple of relaxing hours and enjoy strolling around the magnificent villa grounds.
Hermanus is situated on the southern coast of the Western Cape along the Cape Whale Coast Route. The seaside village of Hermanus, promises to enchant visitors all year round – you’ll wish you could stay longer!.
More than 300 activities include whale watching, shark cage diving in Walker Bay, abseiling, treetop tours, quad biking and a 27 hole Hermanus golf course. Discover the wine routes, art route, speciality shops and pamper boutiques.
Escape to nature and breathe the champagne air along our spectacular cliff paths. Meet the world’s only Whale Crier as he alerts you to the whereabouts of the whales by blowing his kelp horn.
Admire the diverse floral fynbos kingdom while hiking or biking in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve or laze on one of our pristine Blue Flag beaches.
Enjoy seafood at restaurants on the water’s edge, farm fare on the wine routes, traditional South African dishes, a variety of cuisine tucked down quaint side streets. Remember the weekend farmers markets!
Whilst walking the fairways one can often see whales playing in the bay, notably from July to October.
The Golf Club offers a fully stocked pro shop, warm up range, putting and chipping green, half way house and golf club bar, as well as secure lockers rooms and showers, golf carts and golfing clinics and coaching by our Pro.
The club provides excellent warm-up facilities including a driving range, chipping and putting greens, as well as a fully-equipped pro-shop offering local and international brands. The setting, the course, the facilities, and the friendly people all make for a unique golfing experience that will bring you back to Erinvale.
The walk to the 27th tee takes one through an ecological area that is a riot of colour at certain times of the year. Look out for sunbirds. Definite risk and reward Par 5 with a generously wide Fairway to the advantage of the long hitter. The lateral hazards left and right and the divided Fairway make calculated tactical decisions necessary. The two-tier, well bunkered Green makes a great finish to a splendid golf hole.
This coastal golf course in the village of Kleinmond is situated in the Overstrand, in the Overberg Region and forms part of the famous Whale Coast. It is considered one of the hidden treasures of the Western Cape. Whilst walking the fairways one can often see whales playing in the bay, notably from July to October.
Golf course rated one of the top nine-hole golf courses in South Africa by the SA Golf Digest. Spectacular views across the dam of the Franschhoek mountains provide the perfect backdrop for enjoying a multitude of activities including golfing, watersports, hiking, biking and fishing.
Bona Dea is situated in Hemel-en-Aarde Valley. A wine valley that offers incredibly good wines and wonderfull wine farms. A hidden little valley in South Africa. Hemel-en-Aarde Valley has received many awards for their Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from around the world. Here you can experience some of the most exciting wines that South Africa has to offer. Visiting vineyards in Hermanus is a must if you are a wine lover.
The Estate specialises in producing highly individual, terroir driven Pinot noir and Chardonnay, which are widely regarded as the best in South Africa and among the finest in the New World.
Ataraxia is home to some of the most spectacular wines South Africa has to offer. With its close proximity to the South Atlantic Ocean, the climate is particularly mild, ideal for growing cooler-climate loving grapes. Their wines are a pure expression of the soil in which they grow.
Creation is a wine farm in South Africa that have earthy wines from a heavenly source. A wine farm in South Africa that offer a world-famous Wine and Food Pairing. This is one of many beautiful wine farms in the Hemel-en-Aarde valley. A wine valley of polpular winefarms in South Africa.
The Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Pinot Noir was selected as one of the top 3 Pinots in the world outside Burgundy. This is a wine that has received 5 stars in Platter’s for every single vintage submitted since 2009 – an extraordinary track record that is unmatched by any other producer.
Southern Right is a small Pinotage and Sauvignon blanc specialist located on a strikingly beautiful 448 ha property in the cool, maritime, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley appellation, just behind the old fishing village of Hermanus.
Specialising in Bordeaux varietals grown on their cool climate Sondagskloof farm, its wines all wear quirky Afrikaans names. Why? Because whilst they’re serious about making good wine, they don’t take themselves too seriously. Their view on life in the wine business? Smile Mêrim Smile… “
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CATERING CAN BE ARRANGED IN ADVANCE, AT AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE
We recommend to hire a car at Cape Town International Airport and drive over the beautiful Sir Lowry’s mountain pass or the coastal route. Although this is a slightly longer and more winding route, the scenery is breathtaking, giving drivers uninterrupted views of the ocean.
Directions to Bona Dea Private Estate
• Just 4km from the seaside town of Hermanus
• GPS co-ordinates: 34°23’34.51”S, 19°13’14.88”E
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Upstairs open plan lounge with kitchen, Downstairs lounge with kitchenette, Air-conditioning / heating, Fireplaces, TVs and music system, DSTV, Wi-Fi, Gas BBQ Grill, Jacuzzi, Pool, Steam room, Study, Linen and bedding
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Private Chef service