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Clifton Beaches

Victoria Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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  • Average4%
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“beautiful beach” (64 reviews)
“camps bay” (79 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Victoria Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

beach was so clean , and beautiful . cystal clear sea and fresh air perfect for spending day in a beach . it has four beaches all were breathtaking beautiful . must visit .

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Compared to European beaches with similar (but not comparable) beautiful surroundings, where you have to pay for a spot on the sand, the 4 Clifton Beaches are superb! Yes, Clifton 3 (the Gay beach) is small, but Clifton 1,2, & 4 are of a good...More

1  Thank Frank_Says1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Clifton has four unspoilt beaches with dazzling white sands and clear blue waters. The beaches are separated by outcrops of granite rock. Each of the four beaches has its own character. The beaches are the most sheltered in Cape Town which means that Clifton can...More

Thank Munir D
Reviewed 4 days ago

there are few beaches and close to each other. on the beach road you may see them. water is cold so you can not swim but nice view. quite and nice view

Thank Mrtglr
Reviewed 6 days ago

Such an awesome place to be at, beautiful people all over the beach, lots of good cheap food, good shopping.

Thank Mahasri W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a sunday afternoon here watching all the bronzed bodies. This was absolutely awesome people watching. I would go everyday if I lived here.

Thank tebohomokone001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beaches are well maintained and relatively busy. Views around are beautiful. There are a view shops and restaurants nearby. Great for families with kids or friends.

Thank Lile P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clifton beach is an institution in CapeTown.If the wind is howling everywhere else and you crave a beach..look no further.The water is very cold but each beach of which there are four ,offers a different swim from small sedate waves to good body surfing waves.Keep...More

Thank KatrinePuttick
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clifton's 4th beach is a very nice beach. There are polite men working on the beach, providing chairs and umbrellas, if needed. The sand was nice and clean, the water extremely cold and the surroundings beautiful. The only thing missing is a restaurant on the...More

1  Thank G-Jokulsdottir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the ease of parking and sheltered from the winds. Although the frequent barrage of the drink sellers gets on your nerves.

Thank lynda99
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Gilly-bean0779 | Reviewed this property |
They do YES, and are generally well maintained too.
2 October 2016|
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Response from heidi P | Reviewed this property |
There are shuttles available to a from the airport if you book with a hotel which is included in your fee as well as taxis but tit is easier to rent a car for a few days as there are so many places to explore which is easier... More
Richard S
11 October 2015|
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Response from Holly K | Reviewed this property |
We had a car, but you can also use Uber--there are cabs everywhere to take you where you want to go near the Central Cape.