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Address: Victoria Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Beautiful beaches

Beautiful sandy beaches, lots of sun in the summer with little chance of rain. Best experienced during the December January summer holiday period. Parking can be a problem so make... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Uchaud, France
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Uchaud, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful sandy beaches, lots of sun in the summer with little chance of rain. Best experienced during the December January summer holiday period. Parking can be a problem so make sure you get there early. Water is colder here than on the North coast, so if you don't mind, enjoy!

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

The 4 beaches are beautiful and is a great place to be. Just be aware that year round the water is ice cold and therefor not ideal for swimming.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

A beautiful bay a short distance out of Cape Town, with mountain backdrops to the beach. The coastal drive to the Cape is well worth while, as so much to see at every turn of the road. Loved it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Always great in the summer! despite the icy cold waters, the views are great and there is a nice friendly family vibe!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Clifton actually comprises 4 beaches all accessible once on the beach. In summer it gets crowded and parking is a mission. I suggest hopping on the bus from sea point if that is where you staying. personally I prefer 4th beach as it has the least stairs. All 4 beaches have stairs and it gets hot very very hot. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Lovely beach & nice place to stop. We enjoyed everything about our visit to Cape Town. It's such a diverse city!

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Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The water is refreshingly cold (understatement) and these are popular beaches for all ages..each of the 4 beaches has it's own character and crowd.

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Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Clifton Beaches are extremely Beautiful.Lovely white sand to walk on and very clean.Many travelers and tourists are to be found.Lots of birds are seen flying around and its just great to be there.I would strongly recommend visitors to go to Clifton Beaches.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

One of the best beaches near Cape Town. Also very beautiful because of the mountain back drop. There are also some nice restaurants along the coastal road.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Very nice beach. Water is very cold as it is on the Atlantic Ocean side. I would not go there on the 1st and 2nd January as the indigenous people come by the bus loads to picnic and the restaurants are closed. Very nice for sunbathing!

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