Welcome to Stanhaven, a tranquil estate in the peaceful heritage village of Stanford. Under the gaze of the beautiful Kleinrivier mountains, the estate is situated on the Kleinrivier as it meanders its way through Stanford to the Hermanus lagoon.

Offering a range of stand sizes and orientations, Stanhaven provides a rare opportunity to enjoy all the benefits of country living with the benefits of urban life just a short drive away.

Wake up to calls of the birds and enjoy breakfast on your verandah while overlooking the idyllic farms across the river, all framed by the incomparable mountain view.

Sharing a boundary with the well-known Birkenhead Brewery, Stanhaven is perfectly positioned to allow you to enjoy all the benefits of living in one of the most peaceful towns in the country.

We invite you to explore Stanhaven.


Voted the best village in South Africa in 2013, Stanford is a quaint heritage village on the banks of the Kleinrivier, a short drive from the sea-side town of Hermanus in the Overberg region of the Western Cape province of South Africa.

Surrounded by picturesque countryside, Stanford offers something for anyone looking for a life away from the fast pace of the city. The town is blessed with a number of high-quality restaurants and with a number of vineyards and breweries on its doorstep. For those seeking more adventure, horse riding, quad-bike rides, boat cruises, hikes, bird watching and great white shark cage diving are all within a short drive of the village.

At Stanhaven, tranquility is not an optional extra…