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Slangkop Point Lighthouse

Address: Kommetjie, South Africa
Phone Number: +27(0)21 4492400
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Ranked #3 of 6 Attractions in Kommetjie
Type: Lighthouses, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Lighthouses, Sights & Landmarks
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Gansbaai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

What a beautiful lighthouse… You can admire it and take a lot of good picture from the coastal road. Can't wait to come back soon with some friends.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

with great views over the area. Also use the adjacent walkways that lead t the beaches. Also a good coffee shop to enjoy a slice of cake when you finished.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The weather was extremely changeable when we were there, which is a given for this time of year, but that just ads atmosphere!! Lovely maintained boardwalk along the beach, with a plant rejuvenation project on the go. The lighthouse must recently had a lick of paint, as she was sparkling and beautiful as the late afternoon sun peeked out!! Great... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

It has been repainted and looks beautiful and serene, you can walk close by and sit on benches looking out over the ocean.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

A lovely lighthouse for those that enjoy looking at light houses. Also a great restaurant down the way for drinks and meals. Called "Fishermans"

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Slangkop lighthouse at Kommetjie Is the tallest, cast iron Victorian lighthouse in South Africa which you will note as you are traveling towards Cape Point. it is not a destination in its own right as it is not always possible to see inside the lighthouse but it offers some great photographic opportunities not only of the lighthouse but also the... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Location and atmosphere -it is typical of a Cape of Storms rocky beach with an original light-house, bringing back a feel of yester-year.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Visit the lighthouse just before sunset. Sip champagne on the rocks and watch the lighthouse come to life.

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Cape Town
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

It wasn't open when we were there, there isn't much information around the lighthouse itself and it looked like it needed some TLC

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Sandton, South Africa
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13 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

Why close on the weekend when most people would like to visit. The walk on the boardwalk was stunning though

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