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Well worth a hike

The route up Devil's peak is well marked, with the hike starting at the end of Tafelberg road... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AltaB32
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Met up with family to welcom family member back from oversees

The restaurant situated in an old building (look like an old farm house very homely atmosphere... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
guestgZ5148KL
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Hartenbos
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The route up Devil's peak is well marked, with the hike starting at the end of Tafelberg road approximately 2km passed the lower cable station. It is not too strenuous a climb, but you need to be relatively fit. It is very dependable on the...More

Thank AltaB32
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The restaurant situated in an old building (look like an old farm house very homely atmosphere friendly an efficient staff. Child friendly. There speciality on drinks craft beer and siders. Menu includes pizzas, burgers, steaks and more very reasonably priced with a 50% discount on...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

It was such a nice hike with the most amazing views. Unfortunately, when we returned to our car parked close to the starting point for Devil's peak, on Table mountain Road, it was broken into and our handbags were stolen out of the boot. No...More

4  Thank MalissaMurphy
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Coming from a relatively unfit person, I would say this hike is fairly difficult however it has incredibly spectacular views! It took about 1 hour 45 mins to climb to the top, and I stopped multiple times to rest and take in the views. It...More

1  Thank hdawson6
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Have done this hike multiple times, including for sunrise! Easy to find the start just along Tafelberg road about 2km along from the cable car. Takes about 1.5 hours to get up going at an average pace, and then 1 hour down. Very windy at...More

2  Thank JoshDeee
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Just stunning, we had a beautiful clear day and got some great photos of the town, table mountain. Well worth the effort.

Thank Shaz1000
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It was a beautiful hike. The trail head is past the parking lot for Platteklip Gorge. The hike started with mild zigzag trail. Just follow the signs to Devil's peak and you won't be lost. Half way in you will reach a steeper part which...More

1  Thank Meng W
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were told we needed a guide to hike Devil's Peak. This is not true if you are in reasonable shape and can follow a few trail signs. Turn on to Tafelberg Road and drive 4KM to parking- past the Tram building and past the...More

Thank LPB_10
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It's quite an effort to get to the top. Take plenty of water. The view from the peak is absolutely breathtaking. 360 degrees view of our magnificent city, well worth the effort. Lovely to have a picnic lunch at the top. Budget 5 hrs round...More

Thank Kalala1410
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A hike to the summit of Devil's Peak was awesome. Few people do this hike since most prefer Table Mountain. The views from the top are amazing! Absolutely recommend everyone to do this trek.

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