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Mossel Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful beach! This beach is very clean and vibey. The sea isn’t rough at all which makes swimming a pleasure! Beautiful yachts often anchored close to the beach. There’s a restaurant where you can get some refreshments, a shower to wash the sea...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anri_gerber
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very tranquil, peaceful beach with lovely views of the bay & harbour. Warm water with gentle waves lapping the shore. Thatch umbrellas & ample parking

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 10 December 2018

One of the most amazing beaches that i have been to. Everything is in close proximity and within walking distance to restaurants and accomodation.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Santos beach one of the smaller beaches along the Mossel Bay coastline. Next to the local park area, docks & Santos train accommodation. The beach is clean & has showering facilities. Parking is restricted. There are limited thatched public umbrellas, Very busy in summer months....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Francesca T
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Lovely beach overlooked by the backpacker Santos Express train. Alos restaurant there. Nice place to sit and dream.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hawcara
Reviewed 27 October 2018

The Santos Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Mossel Bay. With dustbins every few meters, shade thatch umbrella stands and grass patches it is the ideal place to bring the family for a beach day and braai. The water is refreshing and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jovankap119
Reviewed 25 October 2018

In Mossel bay area, the Santos beach is the safest and cleanest place to take a nice swim. The beach is clean and you have all the facilities of a rest room, braai area etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Coco A
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Best to visit out of season. Lovely shallow beach with the Santos Train close by. You can take a stroll or just some sunbathing and a little swim in the ocean. Showers to rinse off afterwards are available

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andrearothner
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Calm waters, clean beach, save to swim, life savers on duty. NSRI nearby, Parking is a huge problem!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Go788393
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Even though we visited Santos beach during a winter month, it was quite an experience to walk along the beach and enjoy the cleanliness of this beach. We had a sunny day and relaxed under an umbrella to enjoy a picnic

Date of experience: August 2018
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Anisha M
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Response from msgoliveira | Reviewed this property |
I believe that is better if you rent a car and drive. It is a long way drive from Cape Town. You can rent a car for 10 usd a day.