Welcome To Swallows Cottages

Serene Self-Catering Unit in Picturesque Onrus, Hermanus, South Africa

About Us

Nestled in the quaint suburb of Onrus, just a stone’s throw from the charming coastal town of Hermanus, Swallows Cottages Self Catering Unit beckons UK and European travelers seeking a respite from winter’s icy grip. Bask in the warm African sunshine and soak up the laid-back atmosphere of this self-catering unit, perfectly suited for short-term stays from 3 weeks to 6 months.

Step inside and be enveloped by a sense of home-away-from-home tranquility, Cozy living space adorned with cozy furnishings invite you to unwind after a day of exploring the region’s natural wonders.

Equipped kitchenette provides the perfect setting to channel your inner chef and whip up delectable meals using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Or, if you prefer, take a break from cooking and savor the flavors of the area’s renowned seafood and wine offerings at one of the nearby restaurants.

Located just moments from the breathtaking Hermanus cliffs, where whales can be spotted frolicking in the ocean during their annual migration, Swallows Cottages offers a prime vantage point for nature enthusiasts. Explore the area’s renowned hiking trails, discover charming coastal towns, or simply bask in the serenity of your retreat.

Swallows Cottages Self Catering unit promises an unforgettable African summer escape. Book your medium to long term stay and experience the warmth, comfort, and natural beauty that await in this serene corner of the Western Cape, South Africa.

Amenities Include: Equipped kitchenette, bathroom with shower, 2 x three quarter beds, bedding and towels included, braai facilities, outdoor shower area, access to garden, car available if needed.


Wayne Hunter
Wayne Hunter
Easy going relaxed atmosphere, comfortable accommodation, friendly hosts, good location to explore the Overberg. I enjoyed my stay.

Contact Us

12 Antrim Road, Onrus River, Hermanus, 7201, South Africa
Telephone: +27 61 446 4181
Email: info@swallowscottages.co.za