Grotto Beach, Hermanus

4.7
#1 of 15 in Parks in Overstrand
Grotto Beach represents an unblemished coastal beauty suited for relaxation, bare-foot walks, and recreation. Located near a whale sanctuary, the seldom-crowded beach contains all sorts of facilities and amenities, including showers, public barbeques, wheelchair ramps, and sand volleyball areas. You can wind or wave surf here, or stop by one of the restaurants offering fresh seafood and all kinds of signature drinks. Take a look at our Hermanus trip planner to schedule your visit to Grotto Beach and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • I visit too late in the season to see any whales, but the scenic town was worth the visit! What gorgeous views!  more »
  • Miles and miles of nothing but the surging ocean. Always lovely people with their dogs, who seem to be the best indicator of the parlous state of humanity. Sometimes, whales, unimaginably majestic. So...  more »
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