Tour of Hermanus Suburbs


Eastcliff is one of the older more desirable suburbs of Hermanus. It is found between the eastern edge of the town centre and the Hermanus Golf Course. Eastcliff is just a short walk from the ocean, the town centre and local schools.


Fernkloof if found just below the nature reserve, by Mossel River. The properties here are very spacious and some of them date back to the 1950s. There are more modern houses found ere though and most of them have either a mountain or sea view.


Fisherhaven is a quiet, peaceful suburb on the banks of the Bot River lagoon. Most of them homeowners here actually use the property as a holiday home. There are just a few thousand inhabitants that live here permanently and choose to live a relaxed lifestyle over the more central and busy area of Hermanus.


Hawston used to be a primarily fishing village in the 1800’s and a lot of the residents here sill work in this line of business. Hawston has a very social community mainly due to the churches that are found here.

Explore Hermanus

Things to know before moving to Hermanus

On Saturdays Hermanus hosts busy market stalls. The Food & Wine Market in the Hemel en Aarde Village and the Hermanus Country Market are both very lively and offer residents a great day out. The Fernkloof Nature Reserve has many hiking trails to try out, as well as the cliff paths which are unique to Hermanus and trace the coastline. For wine lovers there is the Hermanus Wine Route which offers visitors a fantastic experience to try and learn more about some world-renowned wines.

There are some brilliant restaurants in Hermanus, with every cuisine you can think of. Lizettes Bar and Kitchen is a popular spot, as well as the Char’d Grill & Wine bar and the Pear Tree Bistro.

Universities & Colleges in Hermanus

Hermanus has many schools in the area for children to attend. For children that are at preprimary school age there is Camphill School, Curro Hermanus and Generation Schools Hermanus. For primary schools there is Camphill School, Curro Hermanus, Generation Schools Hermanus, Hermanus Christian Academy and Hermanus Montessori. For secondary schools there is the Generation Schools Hermanus.

Looking to make the move to Hermanus?

Local Suburbs Nearby:

  • Sandbaai
  • Onrus
  • Vermot

Local Places Nearby:

  • Hawston
  • Fisherhaven