WHALEHAVEN, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley   |   +27 (0)28 316 1633   |   Contact us
IDIOM VINEYARDS, Sir Lowry's Pass, Somerset West    |    0218523590

Visit Whalehaven at the entrance to the Hemel-en-Aarde

Whalehaven Wine Experience Centre offers visitors an array of exceptional reserve wines for tasting in the Hermanus region. The area is fertile ground for cool climate vineyards along the South African coast that provides a sanctuary for migrating whales. The winery is renowned for creating elegant, fine wines using noble French varietals cultivated in a traditional style of the masterful crus of Burgundy that exhibit finesse and classic sophistication.


Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 4:30pm

Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays 10:00am – 4:00pm

Bookings essential for groups of 10 or more


The easiest way to get to Whalehaven is to take the N2 highway from Cape Town past the airport. Follow the N2 through past Sir Lowry’s Pass towards Elgin. Then take the R44 direction Hermanus.

Just before Hermanus Turn left at the Engen Petrol to take the Hemel-en-Aarde Road and just after turn left again.

Whalehaven Winery
R43, Hemel-en-Aarde Road
Hermanus, South Africa

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