About Our Establishment

Magnificent mountains, whales, sea, endless beaches and boutique shopping… only a 90 minute drive from Cape Town lies the wonderful seaside village of Hermanus, it is the ultimate location overflowing with charm and pleasures for the young and old. Famed for its restful, relaxing pace, it offers a much-needed respite from the world.

Burwood Boutique Guest House offers strictly halaal accommodation for the modern muslim traveller. It is perfect and unique having a musallah, qibla direction markers and a quraan on hand, and providing the sophistication of a boutique hotel. All bedrooms have luxurious Egyptian cotton linen, with some opening to a private balcony with partial sea views. The bathrooms are fitted with istinja taps and towels are readily available. There is a fully equipped strictly halaal kitchen and open plan dining and lounge area with indoor braai. The stacking doors open onto a pool area perfect for outdoor lounging. The house also offers complementary wifi and smart TVs with Netflix.

This modern and beautifully designed holiday home offers 4 spacious bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a fully fitted open plan strictly halaal kitchen, with dishwasher and airfryer, a laundry area (with washing machine machine), 2 sleeper couches and a beautiful pool (with cover). There is also another strictly halaal kitchenette and separate lounge area, which can close off (if needed) for a couple or small family offering privacy for big families, whilst making entertaining a bliss!

The Guest House is the perfect home-away-from home. It is centrally located just 2 minutes away from The beautiful Ismail and Miriam Ebrahim Mosque. The home has partial sea views and a meandering footpath with Cape Fynbos. There is also ponds in a park-like area offering a tranquil atmosphere, whilst benches provide a peaceful resting place.  Hermanus is also the only town in the world that has an official whale crier. He keeps visitors informed of the whereabouts of the whales as he does his rounds through town. During the whale season (June to November) the haunting sound of his kelp horn helps create the unique charm for which this seaside resort is renowned.