Hermanus Backpackers

26 Flower St., Hermanus, Western Cape, 7200, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Hermanus

Shark Diving!

A travel blog entry by sophie_ish on Nov 15, 2013

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In the evening we arrived in Hermanus and had an early night ready for our shark cage diving the next day. Bright and early after breakfast and being sized up for our wet suits we headed out on the sea excited to catch a glimpse of some great white sharks. Just as we are called for our turn to get into the cage, Ish turns a strange shade of green …

Rounding the Cape

A travel blog entry by daveandmarit on Apr 15, 2010

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Set off from Cape town in our VW Citi Golf for a two week road trip around South Africa. First part was to see the Cape Peninsular and to round the Cape of Good Hope. We set off down the scenic ocean roads path, driving the famous Chapman Pass over the mountains. It reminded me a lot of the Lake District or North Wales or Scotland, couldn't quite …

Garden Route

A travel blog entry by gazburn on Sep 30, 2013

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September 30th - After saying goodbye to a few more of our companions our numbers dwindled to just seven. Having rented two cars we said goodbye to Cape Town and drove along the coast to a place called Hermanus. A sleepy town famous for whale watching and shark cage diving. Having arrived late we only had time for a quick beer and a burger before …

Cape Town, South Africa (Take One)

First off let me say, I LOVE South Africa! This is by far my favorite port so far, and I have a small inkling as to why... (this is only part one of Cape Town, i'm loading it now so i can put more pictures up, there will be another part in a few days! also a part i forgot here but don't have time to add because i'm on a time limit) Portage to Ca...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHermanus Backpackers

    Reviewed by krista.and.erik


    Reviewed Dec 5, 2012
    by (20 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    We stayed in their separate cottage. Couldn't ask for more! Huge kitchen. Great rooms. Comfy bed. Pool out back with yard. Really lovely. Perfect for a long stay. Shame we were only one night.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hermanus Backpackers

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding