R 5 895 000

Onrus, Hermanus

Yard Size: 
3 415m²
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The living is easy in this impressive, generously proportioned contemporary residence located within a short stroll to the sand and surf of the ever-popular Onrus beach. The floor plan encompasses five spacious bedrooms with plenty of room for study, sleep and storage, three luxurious bathrooms, and a sleek and stylish kitchen that flows through to the dining room and private patio under the Milkwood trees with built-in outside braai.

The master bedroom, complete with en suite, ensures parents have a private space where they can enjoy the view from the balcony. Perfect for a family or as a holiday retreat, this home is ideally positioned to enjoy the proximity to beaches, cafes and restaurants, and a selection of premier schools. Onrus is a peaceful and tranquil town close to Hermanus and provides the perfect ambiance for a holiday getaway or to stay here permanently. Also perfect for those wishing for slower living in their golden years.

The Onrus beach is perfect for a typical South African beach holiday and to take a stroll on the meander built all the way through to Vermont along the ocean. The Atlantic Ocean waters are cooler, making it perfect and refreshing in the hot summer months. The nearby lagoon with its warmer water and safe swimming for little ones is a dream for parents lounging the summer days away while watching children play. A number of restaurants are walking distance, even on the beach, making it perfect to stroll for an evening of quality dining or to quell the hunger pangs during the day Onrus, famous for its artist community, has a number of galleries displaying excellent artwork from local and famous artists who lived here or currently reside here.

Hermanus is viewed as the best land-based whale watching hub of the world. Every year between October and January, these majestic mammals put up a dramatic show of lob tailing, spy hopping and breaching against the dramatic backdrop of the mountains of the Cape Overberg. Some of these wonderful animals include Southern Right, Humpback and even Killer Whales. They can be viewed from the shore of boat-based whale watching tours. The entire area is surrounded by the impressive mountains of the Cape Overberg, as well as hundreds of species of the spectacular fynbos that is endemic to this country.

The breath-taking views combined with clean champagne air and natural beauty make Onrus a sought-after destination for holidaymakers and permanent residents alike. Close-by is a range of wineries to enjoy wine tasting or famous wine hopping tours, taking the pressure off having to drive to wine tastings. A number of quality shops and boutiques as well as the new Whale Coast Mall will allow the opportunity for those who wish to shop or purchase a gift to remember Hermanus by.

A number of local markets, child-friendly and/or up-market, provides fresh produce and local eats and drinks of exceptional quality.


Property agent:

Zelda Nel 082 464 6901


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