The Thatch House Boutique Hotel




₤ 107 (Pps)


A luxurious, peaceful escape that offers exceptional cuisine and personalised service nestled outside the serene town of Hermanus, just a scenic 90 - minute drive from Cape Town.

The Thatch House is an exclusive boutique hotel that offers respite from everyday life, in an exquisite natural setting overlooking the Hermanus Lagoon. Guests here are treated not only to the expansive views over the water and the ancient Cape Fold Mountains, but to impeccable service and distinctive fine fare.

The Thatch House accommodates its guests in seven expansive hotel suites. Each suite is tailored to the finest detail, covering its double volume space with bespoke furniture, wall coverings, and art. Guests will enjoy either views over the Hermanus Lagoon or of the magnificent Cape Fold Mountains. Large windows bring a sense of the surrounds into the suites, while the generous sizing of each suite ensures an agreeable stay for both couples looking for romantic breakaway or families looking for a place to spend quality time together.

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Lagoon Waterfall Suite

The largest of their suites, the Lagoon Waterfall Suite welcomes its guests through its own private entrance hall, here they will discover a private 131 m² / 1410 ft² suite situated on the upper floor of The Thatch House. The deep greens and blacks of this suite, king size bed and twinkling chandeliers lend themselves to romantic appeal, but the suite is also a favourite for families travelling together that require two separate bedrooms and bathrooms. Sweeping lagoon views from the 50m² private terrace draw guests out onto their personal outdoor area.


Lagoon Flamingo Suite

With doors that open to reveal sweeping lagoon views, the117m² / 1260 ft² Lagoon Flamingo Suite exudes a spirit of Royalty with its deep tones of purple and pink. This ground floor suite leads into the hotel’s gardens, here guests can enjoy the distinct flora of Hermanus.


Lagoon Pincushion Suite

The Lagoon Pincushion Suite has a refined style through its textures of mustard, midnight black and grey tones. This ground-level suite opens onto a 50m² / 538 ft² private patio overlooking the Hermanus Lagoon and leads out onto manicured gardens. The 130m² / 1400 ft² suite accommodates up to four guests in adjoining rooms with twin beds in the second bedroom. The Lagoon Pincushion Suite is therefore an ideal choice for families too.


Lagoon Suite

Situated on the upper floor of the hotel, the Lagoon Suite’s wide double doors create a light, airy and bright space, perfect for a spot to kick back and soak up the afternoon sun. A 50m² / 538 ft² terrace leads off the suite, offering a private outdoor space to enjoy morning coffee or afternoon sundowners overlooking the Lagoon.



Situated on the ground level of The Thatch House, our 62m² / 667 ft² Fern Suite juxtaposes layers of textures and colours, offering a raw and refined cocoon perfect for a romantic stay. With sensational mountain views and access to the garden from its own private patio, the Fern Suite has a king size bed and a lounge area with queen size sleeper couch. This suite can be also booked by families with young children.



Situated on ground level, the 62m² / 667 ft² Milkwood Suite celebrates pattern and colour, creating a private and romantic suite ideal for couples. This suite has views over the ancient Cape Fold Mountains and access to the manicured gardens by way of its own private patio. The Milkwood Suite incorporates a king size bed and a comfortable lounge area.



The Paradise Suite is the most recent addition to their luxurious accommodation offering. This tranquil space welcomes guests from its own private pool deck and patio, that both look onto the manicured grounds and the most glorious mountain views. The colour of the soft furnishings are dominated by a “burnt orange” and are mixed with grey accents to create a contemporary and modern feel. The King size bed, with a quirky headboard, that depicts the waves of our lagoon and the modern bathroom with its grey tonal textural tiles inspires a feeling of warmth and indulgence. The retro hand-crafted Theo wall unit, along with bespoke cabinetry add to the feel and comfort for our guests.



Bed & Breakfast

Family Suitability

Family-friendly all ages

Malaria Rating

Non-malarial area