About A Seaside Place @ Long Beach
A Seaside Place @ Long Beach is situated idyllically on the famous Kommetjie Long Beach. Enjoy walks on the wide expanses of sandy beaches, with rock pools to play in. The beach is popular with young and old alike. People come from far and wide for the various water sports and families enjoy quality time together, picnicking on the beach under their umbrellas.
While lazing on the beach, you are able to enjoy the stunning Chapmans Peak mountain range, looking towards Hout Bay with Table Mountain in the background; a breathtaking view that locals and visitors never tire of.
Self Catering Accommodation
Suitable for a couple or a small family, the flat has a luxurious queen sized bed plus a comfortable sleeper couch in the lounge to accommodate one or two small children or a third person. Flat screen TV with DStv hotel package programmes.
You would have a kitchen with a large fridge, stove, microwave, kettle, toaster, pots, pans plus all crockery and cutlery. Linen and bath towels are provided. Safe parking is provided.
The kitchen opens out to a magical garden with braai facilities, fynbos and sounds of nature from the abundant bird life. Even an owl can be heard at times! Many enjoyable evenings can be spent here, relaxing with a glass (or two!) of wine, at the end of a busy satisfying day, viewing the Cape's wondrous sights.
Activities and Attractions
Kommetjie is a quaint village with a strong sense of community and very friendly people, welcoming you. It is peaceful and quiet, very safe yet close to the Cape's many splendid attractions. There are so many must sees - the Cape abounds with adventure!
A trip on the Cable car to the top of the wondrous Table Mountain; (a traveler's tip - during certain months, one can travel on the cable car after 6pm at half price and on one's birthday, can travel for free!)
Relax on one of the many fantastic beaches, such as Clifton, Camps Bay - a must for the sun worshippers!
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens with its fascinating new walk way in the tree tops
Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, very scenic and a shoppers paradise. Museums plus boat charters, harbour cruises and helicopter flips and the gateway to the world famous Robben Island
The Two Oceans Aquarium which is near to V A Waterfront and where you can get up close to the many diverse species, plus loads of activities especially for the children
Cape Wine route; Stellenbosch, Paarl, Franschhoek, Constantia ... be astounded by the natural beauty of the regions and experience the tastes that have made our wines famous
Hermanus Whale Watching
One can also enjoy the sights on a Tour Bus. City Sightseeing Cape Town offers both scenic and historical tours. One can take a two day ticket for a nominal fee, and see most the Cape's attractions
Simons Town penguin colony - be prepared to be charmed!
Chapman's Peak Drive
Scenic Scarborough road which leads to the Cape Point Nature Reserve, where the two mighty oceans (Atlantic and Indian) meet
Kommetjie is a welcoming little village, with endless stretches of wide sandy beaches, including the famous Kommetjie to Noordhoek walk. There are also numerous hiking paths affording magnificent views of the mountains and impossibly blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Kommetjie is well known for its quality of scented fresh air, and birdlife. Marvel at Flamingo, Egyptian Geese, Sacred Ibis, Hadeda, Crow, Sea Gull, Cormarant, Starling ... in the surf you might even see seals at play. Also, during the months of July to December one can spot whales from our beaches here.
There are many local eateries a short walk away, as well as the Long Beach Mall with most of the top retail stores. Pick n Pay, Food Lovers Market, Woolworths, Mugg and Bean, Clicks, Mr. Price and Mr. Price Home, ABSA, Nedbank, FNB, Capitec banks are amongst a few of the popular stores.