Onrus is part of Hermanus and showcases the peaceful ambience and holiday vibe of the little town.
The Cape Overberg region in the province of the Western Cape comprises some of the most scenic and popular parts of South Africa. These include the shark cage diving Mecca of Gansbaaias well as the whale watching hub of Hermanus.
Onrus is the ideal holiday spot for visitors that want to enjoy a real South African beach holiday. These ocean waters are chilly, making them refreshing in the hot summer months. The nearby lagoon is warmer, and is also ideal for swimming (particularly for little ones that are not accustomed to the colder sea water). The beaches boast long stretches of pristine sandy shores, inviting families and friends to play Frisbee, picnic, suntan or take a dip in the cool Atlantic Ocean waters. Sailing, kiting and kayaking are also popular sports in the area.
The beautiful countryside that defines Onrus and its surrounds, this part of the Cape Overberg is also a much loved destination for those that have a passion for the outdoors. There are a number of walking, hiking, horse riding and cycling trails within very close proximity to Onrus, each of which shows off exquisite views, as well as the fauna and flora of the South African landscapes
Accommodation in Onrus is mostly found in self-catering cottages, value for money guest houses and bed and breakfasts are also available. Onrus accommodation makes a pefect rest spot after a long adventurous day.