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Brenton-on-Sea is great for walking and sunbathing and is popular with paragliders. A big rock formation, castle Rock, is a favourite fishing spot for locals. Swimming is dangerous because of rip currents.
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C.R. Swart Rd, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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All reviews beautiful beach buffels bay blue flag beach castle rock walk for miles public toilets walk along the beach life guards buffalo beach self catering long beach waves crashing stunning views lovely walk the cliff on the rocks garden route
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful scenic drive from Kysna. Wonderful long white sandy beach where you can sometimes spot Dolphins swimming near the shore. Cafe Blue wonderful for coffee and you can eat in their adjoining hotel.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Taistel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Breathtaking beach, safe paddling and swimming on an almost deserted beach. Cliff top walks, cafe nearby. Probably very busy in the season.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lizw372
Reviewed October 10, 2018

If you are on a tight budget but want the views and the cheapy accommodation, Brenton on Sea is your to go place. I have stayed at Haven hotel (self-catering), I had room 4, it looked out to the ocean, very beautiful especially in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christhwala
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Brenton on Sea is absolutely beautiful and a wonderfully calming place! We had a wonderful time braai-ing whilst looking at the ocean. There are three wonderful restaurants, and everyone is so friendly and helpful!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 190Tracy
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a lovely place. By the Sea Vacation Home null null Roman Street 262, 6571 Brenton-on-Sea, South Africa +27 12 991 0277

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Katja128
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

I spent two nights at Brenton on Sea cottages: it’s a wonderful place facing the Indian Ocean. Once I arrived here I started staring at it, so blue so deep so great... it’s amazing. The cottages with such an overview are very week furnished and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 1980_Fefe
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This is such a relaxing place to visit. The villas have everything you need including an outside braai area with a view of the ocean. Its a short walk to the beach or even just to watch the waves crashing into Castle rock. Perfect place...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Brenton-on-sea is a beautiful part of the world where the beach was very inviting. Even if one didn't want to participate in beach-like activities the drive to the sea was great and there were benches where one could sit and forget the rest of the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Traveleator
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Just up the coast from Brenton on Sea, lies Buffalo Beach -- about three miles as the seagull flies. A nice, long walk in the sand, traversing this wonderful span is well worth the effort. And when you get to Brenton on Sea, stop for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jim P
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Loved this place- Take you picnic basket and chill on the beach. very relaxing, clean and safe beaches.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Haseena R
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