Cape Town Beaches & Pools

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Monwabisi Beach & Resort

Where? Khayelitsha
Pack your picnic basket and braai utensils and head to Monwabisi beach located near Khayelitsha on the Cape Flats along an exposed stretch of the False Bay coast. ‘Monwabisi’ is an isiXhosa word meaning ...

Stanfords Bay

Where? De Kelders
Stanfords Bay in De Kelders is a protected cove popular for fishing and swimming. Anglers can be seen amongst the rocks baiting their hooks and casting their lines with a good chance of reeling in a great ...

Boulders Beach

Where? Simons Town
Enjoy a day lazing at Boulders Beach and see the world famous penguin colony. Take a dip in the warmer waters of the Indian Ocean and find yourself swimming with the Penguins. Just remember this area is a ...

Struisbaai Beach

Where? Struisbaai
Struisbaai beach is truly remarkable with its white sands and seemingly endless coastline. This is a fantastic spot for both shore anglers and fishing boats. There are often large black rays in the harbour ...

Rowweklip Beach

Where? Hermanus
Very seclude and quiet, this tiny little beach known as Rowweklip, is situated between Grotto Beach and the Voelklip beach. There's really nothing going on here, except for a bench where you can sit and watch ...

Castle Beach

Where? Pearly Beach
If you want to swim in the sea then Castle Beach is the beach to head to when you are staying in the delightful village of Pearly Beach. Well equipped for visitors, there are ablution facilities and ...

Bakoven Beach

Where? Bakoven
Bakoven is an intimate sun baking oven hidden between Camps Bay and Llandudno. A small residential community with the privilege of bay windows built on the sand share this little rocky retreat with quiet ...

Buffels Bay Beach

Where? Cape Point
Situated in the popular Cape Point Nature Reserve, Buffels Bay Beach is a secluded and relatively sheltered beach which is ideal for a picnic or braai with friends and family. The location of Buffels Bay's ...

Mouille Point Beach

Where? Mouille Point
Its a beautiful day in the Mother City and what started as a quick morning shop at the V&A Waterfront ends up as a marathon shopping spree. Its too late for a beach day but you want to take advantage of the ...

Sunset Beach

Where? Sunset Beach
Sunset Beach is the third best wind surfing spot in the world and stands on the podium behind second place Hawaii and first place New Zealand. The swell at this beach is phenomenal and allows boarders to catch ...

Strandfontein Beach

Where? Strandfontein
Attention fisherman, anglers and explorers. Strandfontein beach is ideal when trying to get a great catch, collecting muscles or even crayfishing. The coastline in the area is rather exposed and it can get ...

Franskraal Beach

Where? De Kelders
Cameras and binoculars at the ready everyone, Franskraal Beach is not only beautiful but is a popular birding hotspot and you are bound to see some interesting species in the area. Climb among the rocks ...


Where? Scarborough
For those of you that enjoy shell fish, musselling at Scarborough (or anywhere else for that matter) is such great fun. You will need to make sure you have the relevant Provincial license and then check the ...

Strand Waterworld

Where? Strand
There are few combinations that equal more fun than kids and water. Throw in some Western Cape hospitality and a balmy South African summer, and you have the winning formula. Waterworld Strand is all about ...

Silver Sands Beach

Where? Bettys Bay
Looking for a beach that is dog friendly (providing they are on their leads) and is a perfect spot for a picnic with the family? Silver Sands Beachis situated West of Stoney Point penguin colony in Betty’s Bay ...

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