Luxury Lodges: South Africa
Western Cape, South Africa
From its stunning clifftop position in the town of Hermanus, Birkenhead House enjoys exhilarating ocean views and close proximity to the beach. Breezy beach house style is mixed with contemporary artwork and opulent furnishings to create an elegant and inviting environment.
Eleven suites with either sea or mountain views offer the height of comfort and luxury: balconies, underfloor heating and huge bathtubs allow guests to make the most of their stay, whatever the weather.
Luxury spa menu, beach walks, whale-watching
WHY WE LOVE IT:
An oasis on the Western Cape, Birkenhead House is the secret escape you didn’t know you needed. Plus, you can swing by Simon’s Town to view the penguins of Boulder Beach. Win-win!