The diversity of the business activities provided by the individual members of the Village and their mutual goals must provide a unique lifestyle experience for visitors.

An informal, safe, easily accessible rural environment promoting a pleasant, creative, entertaining and relaxed atmosphere is of paramount importance and will lead to a sustainable revenue and profitability for all role-players in the Village



The Hemel & Aarde Village situated at the entrance to the beautiful Hemel en Aarde Valley and just 2 kilometers from the centre of Hermanus is an undiscovered gem. The Village is unique insofar as there are fourteen individual owners and twenty eight owner and tenant businesses operating in the Village.

With three wineries and the world famous Wine Village visitors can find the largest range of wines within walking distance of each other. The Village also boasts four great restaurants, four art galleries, three health & lifestyle businesses, a garden nursery, and two home décor shops amongst others. Hidden from all, is a beautiful courtyard where the family can relax, and have a snack while enjoying a glass of chilled wine or cappuccino.

The great thing about the Village is that there is ample parking and has a family orientated Village feel, with great atmosphere, offering a superior shopping and eating experience for all………. Why wait? Visit the Hemel & Aarde Village – Your Lifestyle Experience