Welcome to the Potting Shed Accommodation
Annamarie and David welcome you to The Potting Shed Accommodation. Enjoy personal service at this owner run establishment in the quaint town of Hermanus only one hour away from Cape Town International airport.
Indulge yourself with bed & breakfast at our guest house, where hand-painted interiors provide an artistic and unique, personal touch. Or awake to the sound of waves crashing at our sea-facing, self-catering apartments (3kms from the Guest House).
The Guest House has been given a 3-Star grading by the South African Tourism Grading Council. It comes Highly Recommended from the AA, and is recommended by The Lonely Planet.
We can accommodate up to 32 guests in 3 standard rooms, 2 deluxe rooms, a mountain view studio room and sea facing apartments - 3kms from the guest house.
The downstairs rooms each have tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen DSTV, free WI-FI, safety deposit box, over-head fans, wall heaters, pool towels and an en-suite shower room.(Deluxe rooms have bar fridge, private patio area with braai).
Our upstairs studio room is accessed from a private entrance, and includes a kitchen area with microwave/grill, fridge, kettle & toaster, bathroom with shower& bath, full DSTV, WI-Fi, & air con for those hot summer nights. The private deck is spacious with 2 sun-loungers, an undercover seating area, & gas braai.
Breakfast at the Guest House boasts fresh fruit, yogurt, cereal, toast, freshly squeezed juice (when in season), egg & bacon or homemade pancakes, and unlimited tea/coffee.
Guests are invited to enjoy the flood-lit pool area with sun-loungers, tables and chairs. They may also use the BBQ/braai, with utensils, glasses, crockery and cutlery provided on request.
The Potting Shed Guest House is ideally situated in a quiet side-street off Hermanus Main Road. Come and explore our town centre, restaurants, cliff paths and sea, all just a short walk away.
Out & About
Grotto Beach - one of the only blue flag beaches in the Western Cape - is a five-minutes drive away. And Hermanus Golf Course is just 5kms away.
Hermanus boasts many fantastic wine estates and restaurants, with great views.
Enjoy whale watching between June and November. Hermanus is said to provide "The best land-based whale watching in the world."
Your hosts are happy to arrange local activities such as whale viewing, sea kayaking, fishing, shark cage diving/boat trips, horse riding, scuba diving, bird watching, wine tasting, mountain walks, quad bike trails and are there to help you with restaurant bookings and any holiday advice you may need.