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Great for families

Amazing colourful beach boxes, white sand and tidle pool area. Great for families, kids and... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Small Beach with Tidal Pool

Small stretch of a nice beach with tidal pool and very colourful changing bungalows. Generally wind... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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55 Main Road, Muizenberg 7945, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Amazing colourful beach boxes, white sand and tidle pool area. Great for families, kids and groups. Take large towels and there are shops just outside to buy drinks and food.

Thank BrianM3388
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Small stretch of a nice beach with tidal pool and very colourful changing bungalows. Generally wind free makes for nice swimming. Excellent for sun-downers.

Thank hoosainnarker
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I covered quite a few when I was there but this was hands down my favorite. Naturally I loved to colorful huts but the area was more than that - The beach is gorgeous and I watched several in surfing. The waves were pretty strong...More

Thank Annie055
Reviewed 24 January 2018

nice views,beautiful beach ,nice restaurants ,shops,nice for the whole family,good food,friendly people

Thank anniebG4333QO
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The rock pool makes this beach great for swimming with kids. With that being said, it cam tend to be overcrowded. However, if caught at the right time this little Beach can be pretty fun to swim at.

Thank KhotsoM12
Reviewed 1 October 2017

A small but cozy beach where the world famous Cape Peninsula colorful bath houses frame an easy to make memory. Just get off the train or park along the street and wade into the salty water, find some shells and watch local families have a...More

Thank Durkfd
Reviewed 6 September 2017

In Kalk Bay there are lots of little bric a brac and antiques shops to check out, little clothing boutiques, cafes and some very nice restaurants like Harbour House. It's a nice walk and there's ample parking along the way.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Very small "suburb" along the coastal belt drive to fast and you will miss it, nestled between Muizenberg and Kalk Bay, but a great quaint area, enjoy a walk along the beach walk, very picturesque and relatively quiet, the good thing is the roadworks along...More

Thank NerveEventsSA
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Beautiful views, pleasant waiters, tasty meals, wide selection of wines, Price not too bad. Overall good space to unwind and hopefully catch a glimpse of a whale in the distance.

Thank SuvarnaParbhoo
Reviewed 9 January 2017

St James beach is one of the few beaches that you can visit on this stretch of coastline even when the famous S/Easter wind is howling..swimming is done in the huge tidal pool or surrounding rock pools...parking a bit of an challenge but this beach...More

Thank garyh51904
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