Romantic safari-style stone and canvas chalets on the edge of a natural lagoon make Mosaic Farm a perfect romantic getaway or honeymoon retreat. Set at the heart of the Whale Coast and less than a couple of hours from Cape Town, the farm is surrounded by seemingly endless fynbos on the one side and Hermanus Lagoon on the other: nature lovers will simply revel in their surroundings.

A boardwalk through a grove of gnarled trees brings you to the picturesque lapa with central fireplace, a perfect venue for recapping the day’s activities that could include kayaking on the lagoon, guided hikes and natural trails, excellent whale watching in season, or just lazing around the swimming pool watching the light change on the distant mountains. Watch the sun set with sundowners on the beach or take a sunset cruise on Mosaic Farm’s own pontoon boat, an excellent bird-watching vantage point.


  • Set on 933 hectares of fynbos & milkwood forest
  • Situated at the edge of Hermanus Lagoon
  • Private chalets perfect for honeymooners
  • Ideal for birders & nature lovers
  • Personalised service & inclusive activities

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Explore the lagoon and its abundant birdlife with the kayaks provided or take a mountain bike to take a trip into fynbos-covered hills.

The lapa and swimming pool deck are ideal places to survey your natural surroundings, or you can watch the world float by from the pontoon.

General Facilities

    Swimming Pool
    Babysitting service available
    Computer facilities
    Laundry service


Mosaic Farm provides you with delicious breakfasts and gourmet dinners, prepared by their talented chef. Mosaic Farm is also home to 1892 Spookhuis Country Cafe, which offers freshly baked breads, muffins, pastries, cured meats, cheese platters and more. Order one of their deliciously stuffed picnic baskets and recline under the milkwood trees by the lagoon for a lazy afternoon. Browse through the local market and select your own organic vegetables, homemade jams and chutneys, freshly baked breads, cheese and cured meats.

Luxury Suite

Mosaic Farm Lagoon Lodge has five suites built using canvas and local limestone and with safari-style thatched roofs. Each two-person room has a king-sized bed under netting, a large copper bathtub, outdoor shower and a wooden deck with magnificent views of the local mountains and Hermanus Lagoon.

Luxury Suite AMENITIES

    En-suite bath only
    Mosquito net
    Outdoor shower
    Twin bed available
    Mini bar
    Outdoor area
    Tea & coffee-making facilities

Other Room Types



  • Bird watching
  • Kayaking
  • Quad-biking
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Guided walks
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Sep 2016 - 30 Nov 2016 $200 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Dec 2016 - 31 Mar 2017 $220 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 $210 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 May 2017 - 31 Jul 2017 $160 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017 $210 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017 $220 Fully Inclusive Plus

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

Traveller Reviews

  • A real surprise was the Mosaic Farm. We enjoyed the accommodation, the setting, and people at the lodge. The food was outstanding. We will fondly remember our time at Mosaic.

    Paul Killeen, September 2012
  • Mosaic Farm: We enjoyed it here, very quiet and peaceful, though not as near to the whale route as the literature suggested (Never mind, we saw dozens of whales in Hermanus).

    David Templeton, November 2011

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Ramona Cilliers

Ramona Cilliers

Africa Safari Expert

"The Milkwood Cottages are rustic and charming, a nice quiet place to get away to with the family for some nature time. Great activites on offer on the property."



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A real surprise was the Mosaic Farm. We enjoyed the accommodation, the setting, and people at the lodge. The food was outstanding. We will fondly remember our time at Mosaic.

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