South Peninsula

The South Peninsula is home to one of the world’s most spectacular passes, Chapman’s Peak Drive, as well as seaside villages and suburbs that remain far from the madding crowd.

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February 22 2018

The South Peninsula is home to one of the world’s most spectacular passes, Chapman’s Peak Drive, as well as seaside villages and suburbs that remain far from the madding crowd. Cape Point is where the cold Benguela current on the west coast and the warm Agulhus current on the east coast merge, often in cataclysmic confrontation. It is also one…

February 22 2018

Hout Bay, or the Republic of Hout Bay as it is affectionately known by locals, is a fantastic sea-side neighbourhood in Cape Town that offers something for everyone, any day of the week. Here’s a deeper look at what this great Cape Town area has to offer. Distance from Cape Town: +- 20kms (around 30 minutes) WHERE TO EAT AND…

February 22 2018

So you find yourself staying in a specific region in Cape Town or planning an adventure in another, but don’t really know what to do there or where to start? No sweat. We’ve got you covered! Here’s a comprehensive guide to the top 10 must-do, bucket-list, absolutely iconic, ridiculously ultimate things to do in each of the seven regions of…

February 22 2018

Ok, so Surf rules in Muizenberg, or “Muizies” as it’s affectionately known to locals. For many locals like me though, it’s more than just a Summer destination where shallow waters offer great family fun and learning to surf has become the number one activity on the jam-packed beachfront. If you move away from the beach you will discover some quirky…

February 22 2018

A gem on the False Bay coastline, Kalk Bay is known for its raw beauty, interesting shops, vast selection of restaurants and stunning views. You could easily spend a full day in this little neighbourhood and still not be able to experience it all! Here’s a guide on what to do and where to go in Kalk Bay. Distance from…

A Boat House is found perched above the picturesque, seaside village of Simon’s Town and is perfect for a Cape Town holiday. With views over the harbour and the sprawling blue of False Bay, this coastal hideaway is a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.

A Tuscan Villa is an Italian-styled guesthouse located in the laidback, coastal town of Fish Hoek in False Bay. A favourite spot for surfers and bodyboarders, you’ll be sure to have some fun in the sun when you head through to this beach lover’s dream.

A Whale of a Time is located in the quaint seaside town of Fish Hoek. It is surrounded by some of the best surf spots and family beaches. It’s 3-star Cape Town accommodation of the highest quality. Diverse market shops, art galleries, pizzerias and restaurants line the bustling Main Road which is always abuzz with activity.

A company that specialises in shark breaching and shark cage diving in Cape Town, the experts at African Shark Eco-Charters have been operating in the False Bay area since 1996. Head out into the ocean where these magnificent great whites roam the waters and you may catch them breaching, an act where they propel their huge bodies out of the water ...

Feel the rush of an authentic holiday in the Mother City when you go shark cage diving in Cape Town with Apex Shark Expeditions. Apex continuously upholds the ethos of respect and admiration for these magnificent creatures through a safe and educational experience.

With two spacious and modern apartments that each have their own private entrances and secure off-street parking, guests staying here can expect 4-star treatment and incredible views over the penguin colony at Boulder’s Beach, just a few minutes away.

Located in the historic port of Simon’s Town, Bosky Dell is a nature lover’s paradise which will be sure to make your Cape Town trip one for the books. The Cape guesthouse is situated above Boulders Beach, which has become the site of an endangered African Penguin colony since 1982.

Locked away in the verdant valley of Noordhoek, Brynbrook House offers a charming, modern haven in the rustic surrounds of this tranquil Cape Town locale. You’ll get the best of both worlds with sweeping mountain vistas and the crisp blue of the ocean stretching into the distance.

A family-run business in operation since 1996, the Cape Point Ostrich Farm is found a mere 400m from the entrance to the Cape Point. This Cape Town ostrich farm has guided tours around the grounds with knowledgeable staff educating visitors about this, the largest flightless bird in the world.

Cape Point Vineyards are idyllically set on the slopes overlooking the gorgeous Noordhoek Valley and Atlantic Ocean. Paradisal sunsets are best enjoyed with a picnic on the lush green lawns, and picnic baskets are available from the vineyard. Of course, you’d be a fool to pass up a wine tasting of Cape Point Vineyards’ multi-award winning wines.

Casa Labia is a cultural centre that is a national monument, built in 1929 to mirror the beauty of 18th century Venice. It is located in the seaside village of Kalk Bay, the picturesque cliffs of the mountains rising steeply behind sloping streets and avenues.

With a rich history dating all the way back to 1828, it’s no surprise that the Central Hotel Guesthouse forms a part of Simon’s Town’s historical mile. Its proprietors over the years have included a near-ancient postal agency, a brewery, as well as a couple of families, and the memories of past eras can be seen in the ...

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