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“Almost better than the Waterfront!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Canal Walk Shopping Centre

Canal Walk Shopping Centre
Century City Drive, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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“Almost better than the Waterfront!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

The Canal Walk may be quite a bit further to reach than the Waterfront but there is a greater diversity of shops, cafes and restaurants in very pleasant surroundings.

It is easier to walk around and somehow the design has allowed for less crowding, even though the day we were at the Canal it was teeming with people.

Looking at photographs of the marshes and wasteland that were there previously, the end result is quite outstanding and the canals and buildings look quite natural in their surroundings.

I am told many business have move from the city to offices either within the Canal complex or very close by, and one can see why very quickly.

When visiting Cape Town, make a point of coming to the Canal Walk as well as visiting the popular Waterfront. Unlike the Waterfront, parking is ample, even at the busiest times.

Visited January 2013
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“Shopping!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Plenty of choices -you could get anything from a windscreen sun-shade to an apple mac. Lots of restaurants. Cinema too! Wear comfortable shoes and take your time! :-)

Visited January 2013
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“Convenient shopping”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

There was always something needed during our holiday, from my wife's daily dose of wimpy coffee to the emergency jacket needed for my daughter, not easy to find in summer, but PNP clothing did not dissapoint. Indoor snow box and slide was an excellent experince for the kids...great fun!

Visited January 2013
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“canal walk”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

i like canak walk it has alot of good shops but can get very busy at times which can be boring for kids

Visited February 2012
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“Mahusive”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

This place was huge! Plenty of shops no matter what the budget and a great variety of food and sweet stuff. Need a good day to get round it all though...if you liek to take your time anyways

Visited December 2012
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