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Clean beach at Plett

Absolutely gorgeous long stretch of beach and very clean. The perfect place for a long, lazy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cape Town, South Africa
Huge sandy beach

A very long and lovely beach with good sand. Kids love a beach like this and it is busy. My only... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Peebles, United Kingdom
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
+27 86 241 1975
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous long stretch of beach and very clean. The perfect place for a long, lazy stroll with your loved one. Will definitely be back there very, very soon!

Thank 933donovano
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very long and lovely beach with good sand. Kids love a beach like this and it is busy. My only concern with it is to do with the seal colony on the peninsula and where there are seals there are great white sharks. They...More

Thank Skytourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful beach, well taken care of. I loved it. It is a safe place that you can visit with your young children.

Thank Mphomarumo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

beautiful beach with great little restaurants (cornutti for one) and close by is a very nice shopping village (nick's village) with curios and local arts and crafts as well as a friendly cannabis oil salesman.

Thank fmandiola
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Fantastic beach experience with friends sunshine and lots of laughter - what a place to catch a wonderful tan - even though the beach was busy we were not cramped or over crowded- simply love the place - cant resist shopping at the many boutiques...More

Thank avrillj57
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Stunning Beach, endless white sand. Great waves for beach break surfing and swimming, but beware of strong currents. Lovely small town.

Thank James G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Enjoyed a sunset beach walk. Beautiful sand, clean and soft. Lucky to see whales offshore and then dolpins playing inthe waves. Pleanty of eating options nearby.

Thank Nellibert
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The beaches are so clean and a joy to walk, like forever. Sandy beaches to walk in, swim in or just enjoy a bit of fishing from the shore. If you are lucky, you can collect beautiful shells on the beach washed out from the...More

Thank burgerjp
Reviewed 21 April 2018

On this beach you can choose between the crashing breakers of the open sea or the calmer option of the lagoon; gorgeous. An added bonus is the lifesaving and shark watch safety crew on duty on the main beach.

Thank Don I
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We stayed in the Beacon Isle Hotel and our rooms faced Robberg. We were lucky with some really spectacular sunrise and sunsets. The beaches are very clean and safe and most people can be see jogging along. We had sunset champagne 0n Robberg Beach and...More

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