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Scratch Patch

Dock Rd | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 419 9429
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Good way to chill out for an hour

The Scratch Patch has a small shop with jewelry & trinkets on offer, and a large partly covered... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MonB643
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Auckland, New Zealand
Fun - if you need a fller!

A number of friends had recommended this - but we only went as our Robben Island trip was cancelled... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
LibPrice
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“simons town” (2 reviews)
“whole family” (2 reviews)
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Dock Rd | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 21 419 9429
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"precious stones"
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"rainy day"
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"gift shop"
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"all ages"
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"gems"
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"rocks"
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"fun"
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"waterfront"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank MonB643
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank LibPrice
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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?

Thank pixie-alex
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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

Thank Lynton C
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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

Thank Tamara S
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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.

Thank Lizaan d
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Fabulous place for children to come collect a bag of gems to their choice. My granddaughter had a fabulous time and I think it was the highlight of her stay in Cape Town. Very well organized and got d value. A must for anyone with...More

1  Thank Sandiwells13
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

This little "gem" at the Waterfront in Cape Town provides the most beautiful stones for any person with a passion for craft hobbies. The gift shop have beautiful jewelry pieces which make a lovely gift for the whole family. The scratch pad it self keeps...More

Thank Elise B
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

My two boys just loved this place. Lots of time searching for particular stones.....mainly mine craft related! Cheap and fun activity for an hour

Thank jo723611
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

What a great way to spend some free time. Firstly being welcomed y such friendly staff and then searching through beautiful precious stones, this was very much worth it.

Thank travcaine
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