There are numerous popular beach areas in Cape Town. The city has some of the best beaches in the world and something for everyone, whether you are interested in activities, water sports or simply relaxing in the sunshine. This makes it the ideal destination for a sun, sea and sand holiday.
Camps Bay Beach is especially popular both with residents of the area and tourists to the city. The beach is lined with tropical palm trees and fills up especially during summer months. The area of Camps Bay is a very affluent and vibrant suburb of Cape Town and has many attractions in addition to the beach facilities. Guided bicycle tours are available, allowing visitors to explore the peninsula. Marked walking trails offer stunning views of the bay and the famous Twelve Apostles. For the more adventurous, a steep six hour hike will take you up the trail to Table Mountain. There are also boat and fishing tours available as well as more relaxing activities, such as indulging in spas treatments.
Camps Bay Beach
Camps Bay Beach is one of the city’s larger beaches and therefore popular with sun worshippers. It can become very busy and deck chairs, as well as umbrellas, are available for hire. Vendors operate on the beach selling cold drinks and ice cream among other things. The neighbouring streets are lined with pavement cafes and restaurants, creating a cosmopolitan charm. There really is something for everyone. The bay is protected from the sea so there are good swimming areas. The northern part of the beach is a mecca for surfers with stronger waves. There is also a grass park at the edge of the sand, ideal for picnicking at this lovely beach in Cape Town.
When nightfall hits Camps Bay, the area is transformed into a vibrant bustling playground. The area is renowned for its trendy bars and restaurants lining the beachfront promenade. It is an ideal location for enjoying a few cocktails or refreshments with friends and family.
Accommodation near Beaches in Cape Town
The Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town is located in the premier position. The city is easily accessible, as are the many pristine beaches, such as Camps Bay and Clifton Beaches. After a day indulging in the beautiful South African sunshine, this harbour view Cape Town Hotel, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, is just 1 km from the famous V & A Waterfront.
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