4.9 /5
Feefo Widget starFeefo Widget starFeefo Widget starFeefo Widget starFeefo Widget star

Based on over 1000 Verified Reviews.


Set overlooking the Indian Ocean and the Blue Flag Grotto Beach and boasting fine views of the beautiful Mosselberg mountains, Mosselberg on Grotto Beach is a comfortable and stylish Hermanus guesthouse just an hour and a half's drive from Cape Town. Featuring weathered wooden decks, spectacular sea views and a relaxing swimming pool area, Mosselberg on Grotto Beach is ideal for those who want to explore the Whale Coast and Overberg region.

The spacious rooms are fully equipped with a private entrance and a sea-facing balcony, while the expansive outdoor deck is the perfect spot for a delicious continental or English breakfast. Explore Hermanus, go shopping at one of the markets and enjoy a whale watching excursion. Whale Season is between June and November and you're as likely to see the gentle giants while you're on an ocean trip as you are with your feet on dry land. Perfect for families and honeymooners, Mosselberg on Grotto Beach is an ideal close-to-Cape Town beach getaway offering relaxation as well as plenty of activities.


  • Set at the heart of the Whale Coast in Hermanus
  • Beachfront location & lovely ocean views
  • Seasonal whale watching from your room
  • Fantastic option for children - all ages welcome
  • Elegant, spacious rooms
  • Delicious, freshly prepared meals


  • Biking
  • Hiking


Pinotage De Luxe Room

Each of the five tastefully furnished suites has a private entrance, the option of a king-size or two single beds and a view of the sea. The rooms are luxurious and elegant with en suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, a TV, safe, internet connectivity and sleeper couches for children.


Lounge around the protected swimming pool deck or recline on the front wooden deck and gaze out at the Indian Ocean on the lookout for whales or dolphins.

You can also play a game of pool in the lounge area or pour yourself a drink from the courtesy bar.


Breakfast, lunch and dinner are prepared by the talented chef at Mosselberg on Grotto Beach. She prides herself on creating simple dishes bursting with flavour and made from the freshest ingredients. Meals can be served out on the deck overlooking the beach or on the veranda around the swimming pool. The town of Hermanus also has a number of restaurants ranging from formal dining to casual fare.

General facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Bar
  • Computer facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Secure Parking
Listing icon

Traveller Reviews

Mosselberg on Grotto Beach

Axel Krueger

"All the hotels you recommended were very nice and to the expectation even more no execption warm welcome great service great rooms all perfect."

Glenn Martin

"Just wanted to drop you a line to say that the trip was terrific and thanks ever-so-much for all your effort."

Alan McCheyne

"Wow what a property! We had a very relaxed time. It was very good at all points."

Why travel with us

  • Independent experts since 1998
  • Our best price promise
  • Full service, flights included
  • Complete financial protection
  • 24/7 on-safari support
Connect with an expert
Listing icon

Nearby Accommodations

That may be of interest
arrow Back to Map