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“Actually don’t want to tell anyone about it!”
Review of Scarborough Beach

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Scarborough is a hidden gem within the Cape Town Metropole. Close enough to the city, but far enough away to feel like you are away. Has a lovely beach with rocks for kids to play in either side, Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve adjacent, and is close to all the touristy peninsula things like Boulders for penguins, etc etc. The beach is not overcrowded, except possibly New Year’s Day, will often also have a river down through it to the sea and good waves to surf. Can look a tropical paradise, after a good south Easter.blow, UNTIL you put you foot in the water. It’s Atlantic, so it’s cold. Very VERY refreshing if you are hot and sticky. It’s a beautiful place that is fortunately OR unfortunately, being ‘discovered’!

Thank andrewe232
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

What an absolutely lovely beach!! Came across it by chance and stayed a while.

The amenities are a little sparse, but the beach itself more than makes up for it.

Definitely one to visit!!

Thank Britskie
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The beaches at Scarborough Beach are beautiful but you won't go for a swim as the water is freezing.

Thank windswept361
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

A nice beach a bit away from the Cape Tonian urban crowd. Good for having a walk in the fresh breeze and mist and touch base.

Thank Ute R
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Stunning views and beautiful sandy beach ideal for walking or relaxing in the sun and watching kitesurfing.

Thank GerhardL280
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