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Only 90 minutes’ drive from Cape Town lies the wonderful seaside village of Hermanus, overflowing with charm and pleasures for young and old. Nestled at the foot of the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, just a stone’s throw from Hermanus, lies the award-winning Bona Dea Private Estate.

Hemel-en-Aarde Valley

Travel ready? Then make the upcoming long weekends in both August and September the ultimate breakaway both you and your loved ones have been longing for. We offer various self-catering accommodation options to suit your needs.

Mountain Villa

Mountain Villa

Mountain Villa is a beautifully designed, secure and a contemporary masterpiece with magnificent uninterrupted mountain and vineyard vistas. Venture into the pool, jacuzzi or steam room for a couple of relaxing hours and enjoy strolling around the magnificent grounds. This open-plan villa that can be booked exclusively for a family, a group of friends or corporate breakaway.

Mountain Villa Bathroom
Mountain Villa Bedroom

Enjoy our 3D Virtual Tour of the spectacular Mountain Villa


Make Your Stay Memorable

There are ample activities to partake of in the close vicinity of Bona Dea Estate. See the BonaBlog on 5 family-friendly activities in and around the area.


Olive Cottage

Olive Cottage

The Lower level of Olive Cottage is a cozy ground floor studio with kitchenette, one bedroom with a full ensuite bathroom and an undercover braai patio with a comfortable seating area.

Olive Cottage Bedroom
Olive Cottage Balcony

When booking the Upper Level of Olive Cottage at Bona Dea Estate, you are guaranteed to enjoy breathtaking views whilst drinking in the champagne air! With 2 beautiful bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a lounge area with fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen and an open plan dining room. You can book the entire Olive Cottage, perfect for intimate gatherings of family and friends.

Olive Cottage Bedroom
Olive Cottage Bedroom

Still need a little more convincing? See our 3D Virtual Tour of the popular Olive Cottage!

During these unprecedented times, one thing you can be sure of with Bona Dea is safety and tranquillity. Break-away from your new “normal” and treat your loved ones to a well-deserved getaway!