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Kommetjie, South Africa
+27 21 449 2400
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been there in a sunday were only few people where at the sight which I enjoyed. The flowers where just beautiful and the view that one has from the bench close to the lighthouse is beautiful

Thank 1nic2015
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Lovely hike along Kommetjie beach and took a picnic, then chilled on the rocks at the lighthouse watching the birds and surfers ride by. Magic!

Thank FoodieFrances
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning, the views are incredible. Took a baby in a carry rucksack and he loved it. Be prepared for lots of steps (obviously) but well worth the effort. Would highly recommend.

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A spectacular short walk along the sea front from the town of Kommetjie brings you to the lighthouse. Russell the Assistant Lighthouse Keeper kindly explained the history and structure of the lighthouse. Made of 272 cast iron segments each weighing 500 kg manufactured in England...More

Thank wildmike2018
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Wonderful drive from Cape Point to Kommetjie. We made it to the lighthouse as the sun was setting, so we were able to enjoy the amazing sunset, watching the ship travelling across the sea from the harbour. We also got to the see the lighthouse...More

Thank Amanda_The_Pixie
Reviewed 30 April 2018

What a fabulous experience... Be warned, there are 144 steps to the top but the view is absolutely worth the climb. For me though, being so close to the lens was also a thrill. And afterwards, you can walk along the spectacular boardwalk along the...More

Thank robdotinfo
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is a good one to do if afraid of heights! I am afraid of heights and yet I did this lighthouse climb all the way to the top. The nice thing is each level is separated with a floor so it doesn't feel as...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Despite the height and the steps this is a unique place to visit. The view is spectacular and the staff friendly and informative. Check up on opening times before you visit as it opens at 10 and closes for lunch.

Thank SteveForestg
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We walked along the Kommetjie Beach.. Spring low tide .. kelp had been washed up on the beach and a few dead seals

Thank CaroW45
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Cute little coastal village. Here I want to retire one day. Many stairs to climb the lighthouse, but definitely worth the effort when you get up.

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They don’t have a Braai area and fires are banned although a little further on towards Scarborough there are designated braai areas at Soetwater
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