In the 'hood, Paternoster as a destination

Paternoster, meaning "Our Father" derives its name from the prayers of ship-wrecked Portuguese sailors. Paternoster is a small, quaint and picturesque fishing village about 145km (90 minutes drive) from accommodation Cape Town and 15km north west of Vredenburg. Did you know? Once you've booked your hotels or accommodation in Paternoster, explore the destination pages for info on attractions, ... cont.

1 Mosselbank Street, Mosselbank, Paternoster, 7381, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Ah! Guest House

If you drive directly to Paternoster, it is approximately a 90 minute drive from the Cape Town CBD or a 120 minute drive from CT International.

From Cape Town
Take the R27 (West Coast Route) towards Velddrif. Drive past Melkbosstrand, Yzerfontein, Langebaan & Saldanha. Take the VREDENBURG turn off to the left. The Vredenburg turn off is approx. a 10 minutes drive after the Langebaan turn off with the Engen Garage to your left. Drive through the town of Vredenburg & continue in the direction of Paternoster. Once in Paternoster, drive straight through the intersection and follow Mosselbank Street until you can’t anymore. We are the last house to your right.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (1 km)
  • Post Office (1 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (1 km)
  • Business Services (15 km)
  • Car Hire (15 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (15 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (15 km)
  • Grocery Store (15 km)
  • Laundromat (15 km)
  • Shopping Mall (15 km)
  • Airport (170 km)


  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kite surfing
  • Swimming
  • Whale watching
  • Wine tasting

other destinations on the Cape West Coast

  • from
  • R
  • 1663
  • per room per night
    conditions apply
instant booking and confirmation possible
  • Your card is safe with us; strictest card verification in the industry and we don't store card numbers.
  • No service fees; you save!
  • Multiple payment methods:
    credit card, SID instant EFT, bank transfer.
  • See our Payment Protection Guarantee. Now covering travel restrictions due to lockdown regulations.
  • All establishment owners / managers are verified (our experience protects you from online fraud)
  • We care. Service with integrity.
  • Secure your booking
Our Payment Protection Guarantee only applies if your deposit payment is made via
South Africa. Explore. Experience. Stay® has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest, independent online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German.