Cape Town Beaches & Pools

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Smitswinkel Bay Beach

Where? Simons Town
The Smitswinkel Bay Beach can be found, although not that easily as it isn’t very easy to access, just past Simons Town and next to the Cape Point Nature Reserve. You will only get to the beach on foot, so ...

Klipgat Caves

Where? Gansbaai
Gansbaai in the Western Cape is not only popular as a shark cage diving destination; it is also home to the historically relevant Klipgat Caves. These caves were once home to ancient humankind. In fact, ...

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 ...

Strand Beach

Where? Strand
Strand Beach is an ideal beach set at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountains on the Eastern Edge of False Bay. The Strands beautiful white sand stretches along 5 kilometres and makes this a fantastic ...

Seaforth Beach

Where? Simons Town
Seaforth is the 'freebie' version of Boulders beach - more than a few of the penguins venture across here from Boulders Beach, particularly early morning and evening. It lies closer to Fish Hoek than Boulders, ...

Kleinmond Lagoon

Where? Kleinmond
The Kleinmond Lagoon in the Cape Overberg is a stunning beach which also has a small lagoon that is fed by the Palmiet River before heading into the ocean. The small lagoon is ideal for little ones to paddle ...

Pringle Bay Beach

Where? Pringle Bay
Pringle Bay’s stunningly beautiful main swimming beach is approximately 2 kilometers long and only 100m - less than 3 minutes walk from Dreams. The beautiful white sandy beach is surrounded by sand dunes on ...

Fish Hoek Beach

Where? Fish Hoek
Fish Hoek beach is well known as one of the safest swimming beaches in the Cape which makes it increasingly popular for families. The beach is stretched over a large area and so you will always find plenty ...

Olifantsbos Beach

Where? Cape Point
If you are after more than just a beach, you have found it. Olifantsbos Beachis a stunning little beach situated right next to Cape point nature reserve. Surrounded by nature with breathtaking views, ...

Milnerton Beach

Where? Milnerton
Milnerton is well known for its lighthouse, which sits virtually on the beach and is great for swimming as, unlike Dolphin beach, it is manned by lifeguards. There are also a number of beach cafes and ...

Beta Beach

Where? Bakoven
This tiny, secluded beach, next door to Oudekraal beach, is made up predominantly of course beach sand and giant boulders. It lies in the heart of the Atlantic Seaboard's Bakoven with some of the most enviable ...

Langbaai Beach

Where? Hermanus
If you are looking for a less hectic beach experience with fewer bodies sharing your space, Langbaai in Hermanus is a good option. Langbaai Beach, which is located between two rocky outcrops, and has ...

Small Bay Beach

Where? Bloubergstrand
Small Bay Beach is the little sister to the next door Big Bay beach which is popular with both locals and tourists. As with Big Bay, Small Bay beach offers stunning panoramic views of both Robben Island and ...

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 ...

Diaz Beach

Where? Cape Point
Diaz Beach is found at Cape Point and is a secluded, magnificent and very romantic beach. You will need to be relatively fit in order to get there as the walk takes at least 20 minutes to get down to the beach ...

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