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Hermanus travel budget

Hermanus: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Hermanus

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Hermanus for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 55 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 7.1 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 959* (13370 ZAR)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 73 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • $ 4.1 per person

Total budget:

$ 1754* (24444 ZAR)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 106 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 31 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 8.1 per person

Total budget:

$ 2879* (40124 ZAR)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).


Cost of living in Hermanus compared to South Africa in 2019

On average, the cost of living in Hermanus in 2019 is 42% less than the average cost of living in United States.

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Hermanus in 2019 compared to average prices in United States:


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Local prices in Hermanus by expense type

Restaurant budget in Hermanus

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Hermanus is 50% cheaper than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 8.1/person
($ 7.4 to $ 12)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 16/person
($ 15 to $ 22)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 3.9/person
($ 3.7 to $ 4.8)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.4
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2.3 for 500ml
($ 2.3 to $ 2.3)

47% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.6 for 330ml
($ 1.4 to $ 1.6)

49% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.3/cup
($ 1.3 to $ 2.6)

68% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1/can
($ 0.7 to $ 1.4)

52% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 1.1)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Hermanus

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Hermanus is 36% cheaper than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 55/night
($ 55 to $ 55)

48% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 61/night
($ 55 to $ 71)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 85/night
($ 60 to $ 115)

52% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 127/night
($ 82 to $ 200)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 223/night
($ 151 to $ 310)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 502
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 55/month
($ 54 to $ 57)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 120
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 109/month
($ 65 to $ 176)

33% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 119/month
($ 69 to $ 196)

28% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 98/month
($ 61 to $ 149)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 213
Family room
Family room
$ 282/month
($ 150 to $ 505)

61% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Hermanus

On average, the price of supermarket food in Hermanus is 48% cheaper than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

6% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.8/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 1.1)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.9)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2/12 eggs
($ 1.4 to $ 2.3)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 7/kg
($ 5.5 to $ 9)

36% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 4.9/kg
($ 4.8 to $ 5)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.9
Apples
Apples
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.9)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.7
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.4/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 2.3)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 1.4)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.3)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.6
Salad
Salad
$ 1/salad
($ 1 to $ 1.1)

40% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1
($ 1 to $ 1.1)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 7.4/kg
($ 6.7 to $ 8.1)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Hermanus

On average, the price of transport in Hermanus is 39% cheaper than in United States.
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 51/month
( $ 51)

33% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 75
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.7/km
($ 0.5 to $ 0.7)

62% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.1/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.1)

33% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.4
($ 1.4 to $ 1.4)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.5
Car hire
Car hire
$ 9.6/24hrs
($ 9.6 to $ 9.6)

75% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Hermanus

On average, the cost of housing in Hermanus is 45% cheaper than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 97/month
($ 67 to $ 133)

40% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 162
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

34% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 46/month
($ 23 to $ 90)

32% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 471/month
($ 410 to $ 521)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1360
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 358/month
($ 343 to $ 372)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1072
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1224/month
($ 662 to $ 1784)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2205
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 1001/month
($ 662 to $ 1339)

41% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1719
Gym
Gym
$ 29/month
($ 29 to $ 30)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 162/month
($ 150 to $ 224)

82% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 937
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 1696/yr
($ 1339 to $ 1962)

90% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18108

Leisure activity budget in Hermanus

On average, budget for leisure activities in Hermanus is 67% cheaper than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.1/ticket
($ 3.7 to $ 9)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Hermanus

On average, shopping budget in Hermanus is 11% cheaper than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 2.6/pack
($ 2.3 to $ 3)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.4
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 54
($ 49 to $ 64)

15% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 39
($ 23 to $ 57)

1% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 90
($ 60 to $ 180)

14% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 83
($ 76 to $ 113)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 101

Plane ticket budget

Manchester → Cape Town
Manchester → Cape Town
Manchester → Cape Town
$ 915
(fair price: $ 819)
London → Cape Town
London → Cape Town
London → Cape Town
$ 905
(fair price: $ 745)
Dublin → Cape Town
Dublin → Cape Town
Dublin → Cape Town
$ 826
(fair price: $ 717)
New York City → Cape Town
New York City → Cape Town
New York City → Cape Town
$ 1173
(fair price: $ 1027)
Edinburgh → Cape Town
Edinburgh → Cape Town
Edinburgh → Cape Town
$ 955
(fair price: $ 839)
Los Angeles → Cape Town
Los Angeles  → Cape Town
Los Angeles  → Cape Town
$ 1285
(fair price: $ 1142)
Toronto (Ontario) → Cape Town
Toronto (Ontario) → Cape Town
Toronto (Ontario) → Cape Town
$ 1248
(fair price: $ 1096)
Sydney → Cape Town
Sydney → Cape Town
Sydney → Cape Town
$ 1323
(fair price: $ 1174)
Montreal → Cape Town
Montreal → Cape Town
Montreal → Cape Town
$ 1302
(fair price: $ 1126)
Melbourne → Cape Town
Melbourne → Cape Town
Melbourne → Cape Town
$ 1304
(fair price: $ 1166)
Perth → Cape Town
Perth → Cape Town
Perth → Cape Town
$ 1404
(fair price: $ 1204)
Auckland → Cape Town
Auckland → Cape Town
Auckland → Cape Town
$ 1394
(fair price: $ 1250)

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About this information on the cost of living in Hermanus

The information about the cost of living in Hermanus shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Hermanus was updated on 10-06-2019.

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