In the 'hood, Fish Hoek as a destination

Whether you want a family holiday, weekend getaway or a honeymoon stay in Fish Hoek, this quiet little Cape Town village is the perfect retreat for locals and international travellers to South Africa. It has been frozen in time, hardly affected by the push for development that has altered much of the Cape’s coastline. Drive through the main road of Fish Hoek and shops still delight with ... cont.

18 Java Close, Capri Village, Fish Hoek, 7975, Cape Town, South Africa

Directions to Makapa Lodge

From Cape Town International Airport:
Take the N2 towards Cape Town. Before you reach the city turn off at Junction 6 – (Observatory) onto the M3 to Muizenberg, (also signposted Kirstenbosch and Rhodes Drive). Continue on the M3 to the end of the freeway (about 16Km) until it meets Steenberg Rd (Junction 23), at the T-junction turn right (M42), signposted to Ou Kaapse Weg and Fish Hoek.

After about 1 km turn left onto ‘Ou Kaapse Weg’ (M64), also sign posted Fish Hoek and Simons Town. Continue over the mountain pass until you reach the suburb of Sun Valley. Pass through one set of traffic lights at the second set of traffic lights, turn right towards Kommetjie on the M65. At the first traffic light on the M65 turn left into Capri Drive (brown Makapa signpost), then take the 5th road left, Grand Bahamas Drive. (brown Bed signpost). The 3rd road right is Java Close (brown Makapa signpost). Makapa Lodge is at the very end of the street, please ring the bell and speak to us on the intercom which is inside the wooden box to your right.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (3 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (3 km)
  • Grocery Store (3 km)
  • Internet Café (3 km)
  • Laundromat (3 km)
  • Post Office (3 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (3 km)
  • Shopping Mall (3 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (5 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (7 km)
  • Car Hire (7 km)
  • Train Station (7 km)
  • Airport (34 km)


  • Abseiling
  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Cultural experiences
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kite surfing
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Shark cage dives
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Theatre (performing arts)
  • Township tours
  • Whale watching
  • Wind surfing
  • Wine tasting

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