From The Marine, you can see whales from your room – this stretch of the southern coast of South Africa is a natural playground for the Southern Right Whales that breach near the shore from July to November.
The 45-room hotel is tastefully furnished the location overlooking Walker Bay is superb – the sea view rooms are a must. The style is traditional, with four-poster beds and dark wood, with marble and chrome bathrooms.
There is a natural tidal pool in front of the hotel which kids will love. There is also lovely stretch of coastline to walk along, and afterwards enjoy a cocktail, take a dip in the heated pool, or indulge in a spa treatment.
Hermanus, is a town on the southern coast of the Western Cape province of South Africa. It is famous for southern right whale watching during the southern winter and spring and is a popular retirement town.