Anchor's Rest

Hermanus South Africa


Anchor's Rest is situated in the small seaside town of Hermanus, 120km from Cape Town. We are 150m from the famous cliff paths boasting the best landbased whale watching in the world. Anchor's Rest is a 1.5km stroll to the village centre. It lies between the historic Old Harbour ( in the village) and the New Harbour with its restaurants within walking distance. The champagne air, Blue Flag beaches, spectacular mountain nature reserve, beautiful golf course and other outdoor activities make Hermanus a popular holiday destination.


Accommodation, either self catering or B&B, is offered in 4 separate suites each with their own private entrance and patio/garden areas and barbecue. A continental breakfast, which is optional, is served on a tray to your room. An under counter fridge, tea and coffee facilities, overhead fans, microwave, Free WiFi internet access, TV, MNet and DSTV premium bouquet, and DVD player are provided in each unit. A saltwater swimming pool and shady garden area is available for guests. Secure off street parking.

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Our Rooms

"SEAGULLS" (sleeps2) - is our spacious loft suite with views of the mountain. Small secluded patio/entrance area with Weber braai. A compact kitchenette for light self catering is on the lower level. A staircase leads to the upstairs room with Queen size bed, en suite bathroom with bath and shower. An outside stairway leads to the swimming pool and garden. Perfect for Honeymooners / R400-R440pp. Peak Season R 535pp (Breakfast optional extra R85pp)

"DRIFTWOOD" (sleeps 2-4) - This 2 bed roomed garden cottage has a bedroom with Queen size bed and a shower bathroom. A separate living/dining room has French doors leading into garden area and patio. The kitchenette has the addition of a mini-oven. A sleeper couch in the living room can accommodate 2 persons. From R440pp - R465pp (for first 2 persons) + R 170pp extra. Peak Season R1110 for the unit for 2 (R170 for 3rd & 4th person) (Breakfast optional extra R 85pp)

"PEBBLES" (SLEEPS2) - With its own entrance, our smallest room has a Queen size bed and en suite shower. French doors lead onto a secluded patio area with barbecue facilities. Mini kitchenette. Ideal for couples looking for an inexpensive holiday! R360pp - R370pp. Peak Season R420pp (Breakfast optional extra R85pp)

"DRIFTWOOD & PEBBLES" (Sleeping 4-6) are adjoined and can easily be converted into a family unit with a living room, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
(When booked separately the units are totally private from each other and the common passage is not accessible.)

"STARFISH" (sleeps2-4) This family unit has a private entrance and enclosed patio with BBQ and patio furniture. A spacious open plan bedroom/living area has a Queen size bed and there is a separate small bedroom with 2 single beds off the main room. Full bathroom with bath & shower. A small kitchenette for light self catering. From R400pp - R440pp (for first 2 persons) + R170pp extra. Peak Season R1120 for the suite for 2 (R170pp for 3rd and 4th person). (Breakfast optional extra R170pp)

Supervised Children 7 years and older welcome
Smoking only on your own private patio (Please!)


Weekends usually minimum 2 nights required-
but check with owners.

Long weekends & school holidays at In Season rate,
minimum 3 nights required.

Peak Period - usually minimum 4 nights required.
Please note rates are a guideline and are subject to change.

Hilary and Guy Clarke
Phone: 028-312-3303
Fax: 086 521 13200
International Phone: +27 28-312-3303
90 Westcliff Road, Hermanus, 7200