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Address: Cape Town Central 7872, South Africa
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Description: Enclosed by ocean, mountains and wine farms, the former fishing village...
Enclosed by ocean, mountains and wine farms, the former fishing village offers a country affair with some adventure thrown in.
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Attractive community by the sea with spectacular views. Boat trips out to the seals are worthwhile. Selection of shops and resturants by the marina. Some hassle from locals which... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Attractive community by the sea with spectacular views. Boat trips out to the seals are worthwhile. Selection of shops and resturants by the marina. Some hassle from locals which can be unpleasant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Another must-do on your bucket list for Cape Town. Go order fish and chips take-aways at the harbour and enjoy life passing by in this beautiful part of the peninsula

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This is a very nice experience for the boat trip on the winter day go to the seal inland. To check the gift shop is another good things to do as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

There is an excellent seafood restaurant right on the beach which serves amazing fish and chips, shell fish and snoek. A must visit!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A drive along the Atlantic ocean ,brings you to Hout Bay, where a feast awaits at Fish on the rocks. Spend an afternoon browsing the markets for crafts or a walk on the long stretch of beach.

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Roodepoort, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

When I'm in Cape town I always go there for good food and a enjoyable day out. This is like some of the towns in Eastern Cape. So much to see and do that one day is to short to see all.

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Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Hout Bay is just one of those places you have to see when you're in the Cape. I remember the fresh fish shop...I remember it because the fish really ARE fresh...and I knew that because there wasn't that awful fishy smell. I then walked down on to the beach and dared to stood where the waves could just reach my... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Part of the experience of Hout Bay is driving there - the are a number of ways but two add considerably to the experience. Firstly if you drive up from Cape Town and around the back of Table Mountain you drive past Camps Bay and the Twelve Apostles and then closer to Hout Bay you pass the picturesque town of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The views of Hout Bay are spectacular! The sun shines on the glistening blue water & your heart just stops! It is definitely worth a drive by!

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Best fish & chips served at hout bay. You might be lucky to play with the seals on the dockyard for a small tip.

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Address: Cape Town Central 7872, South Africa
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central

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