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Hot, but fun time golfing

We were warned beforehand that it might be hot. We tried it first by just walking in. We went ahead... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gera m
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Great fun for the whole family

My son is really into precious stones and crystals and he really enjoyed the outing. We also had a... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
Lizaan d
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 7 year old son loves collecting pretty stones, gems and crystals so he thoroughly enjoyed himself here and almost spent half a grand of his pocket money on stones. He took the biggest pocket bag they had and we (me and my boyfriend) were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were warned beforehand that it might be hot. We tried it first by just walking in. We went ahead with it. It was a warm and different experience as it was warm almost hot as it was an enclosed area with a bit of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gera m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average at best... Kids actually got bored. Cave Golf is OK but nothing special. It is however affordable and undercover. Not really a must do....Stones are all mixed in a pit....no really 'scratch patch' aspect....my kids did not find this fun.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YuriM1401
Reviewed 23 November 2018

My son is really into precious stones and crystals and he really enjoyed the outing. We also had a blast scratching around with him

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lizaan d
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The Scratch Patch has a small shop with jewelry & trinkets on offer, and a large partly covered area where the floor is lined with semi-precious/polished stones (which means it can be a bit wet in places if it's been raining). For people who like...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MonB643
Reviewed 10 August 2018

A number of friends had recommended this - but we only went as our Robben Island trip was cancelled due to bad weather! Half of the scratch patch was really wet due to the rain pouring in overnight - so I ended up with daughters...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LibPrice
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Its a nice place to hang around but there's only a scratch patch activity. it keep your mind busy though if you really wants to collect there gems for let say making jewelry?

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank pixie-alex
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The kids were keen for some putt putt but the weather was miserable so we decided to visit the indoor course at the scratch patch. Nice friendly staff and about an hour of fun to keep the kids happy. Not exactly a must see venue...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LyntonC9
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Based on recommendations from two friends who had visited Cape Town with their kids, I took my 6 year old here during a one week holiday. Located in the parking garage just across from the Aquarium, it is easy to add in to a visit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My son loved scratching in the stones so much that mom and dad decided to join in! We got some pretty cool souvenirs to take home and the shop assistants were very helpful in answering all our questions about the different stones and minerals.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lizaan d
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