Hemel & Aarde Microbrewery is nestled on a pristine stretch of land at the entrance to in the renowned Hemel & Aarde Valley wine region – who’s beauty bestowed its name upon it: Heaven & Earth. Just 90 minutes from Cape Town, on the coastline of the Western Cape, adorned by towering mountains, situated at the gateway to the valley, Marc Bestel bought and built the home for Hermanus Beer. Here, the dedicated team of brewing technologists, create the craft of Hermanus Lager & Pale Ale beers, in-house, encompassing the art of production with the joys of consumption in a classy tap room and brasserie restaurant.
Guests can enjoy the fruity warm aromas of the beer-brewing process while being served chilled crafted beer on tap – or from a bottle. Quaffed with a choice of delicious French cuisine-inspired bar snacks and meals, sure to excite beer lovers and purveyors of fine food in the heart of a community hub – where everybody feels at home. With the breath taking views, the garden, restaurant and lawn can be enjoyed in the winter sun or on a summer’s day, while children can enjoy a safe sense of freedom and fun. Live music and entertainment will ensure the days are long and the evenings unforgettable. The upstairs conference centre cited at this extraordinary location also hosts exhibits of the local community’s artwork, and can be hired out on request for catered functions all year round, day or night.
Heaven on earth!