The Helderberg includes Gordons Bay, Strand, Somerset West, Macassar, Faure and Sir Lowry's Pass all of which are surrounded by the spectacular Hottentots Holland mountain range. The Helderberg is centrally situated and offers the visitor unequalled accommodation and entertainment options. Stunning sea and mountain views all within a stone's throw from Cape Town's tourist hotspots.
Local attractions include world class shopping malls such as the Somerset Shopping Mall. Some of the most formidable wine routes are situated within minutes from Gordons Bay where one can enjoy some of the finest wines and cuisine on offer in South Africa.
Grand West Casino and entertainment world with a range of bars and restaurants in addition to numerous excellent local restaurants, bars, clubs, theatres and entertainment centres are available.
Exhibits simulate local condidtions of our 2 oceans surrounding our magnificent shores & include specimens e.g. sharks, penguins, seals, sun fish and much more. This is specatacle not to be missed. Open daily 365 days a year 09H30 to 18H00
Come and be part of the fun right on your doorstep at the first cable waterski of it's kind in the Western Cape. It's fun, healthy, easy to learn and suitable for everyone, either on your own or in a group. Spend an hour with us or the whole day, making use of our various Blue Rock facilities, including our Diving Academy, Mini Golf, Kid's Play Area, Restaurant and Bar.
Tel: 27 (0) 21 858 1330
World class shopping and recreational centre with over 380 shops, restaurants and cinemas, the renowned MTN Science Centre and Ratanga Junction Theme Park.
One of the most spectacular drives in the world. From Cape Town around the Peninsula along the False Bay coastline via Cape Point and back along the Atlantic coast via Hout Bay, Clifton's famous beaches and Sea Point.
Cape Point is one of South Africa's most famous landmarks and a spectacle not to be missed. Take a day tour on a beautiful scenic coastal trip to visit this spectacular site.
CAPE POINT FACTS:
Situated at the very top of Adderley Street in Cape Town City Centre, the Company's Garden was originally established to provide fresh fruit and vegetable for the seamen sailing from Holland to Indonesia. The beautiful Garden is home to several landmark buildings including Parliament, SA Museum, SA National Gallery, Slave Lodge, St George's Cathedral, the Jewish Museum and the university of Cape Town's City Campus.
Managed by the Somerset West Bird Club, the sanctuary is open to the public who may make use of the hide to observe the bird life.
The Bird club will open up the restricted area and accompany nature loving groups on walks through the reserve.
Tel: 27 (0) 21 852 3883
Sun International's Inner City Casino and entertainment world.
Fynbos heaven. The Helderberg Reserve is a fabulous opportunity to see South African Fynbos at its best. Guided hikes through the reserve are regularly organised. Open air concerts are held during the balmy summer months. Check the website for details.
60 Hectares covering the SE slopes of Table Mountain dedicated to indigenous flora. Open air concerts and recitals on Sundays, breakfasts and teas .
Part of the UN Organisation (UNESCO'S) declared biosphere, regarded as the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom.
Nestling in a towering Eucalyptus forest the outdoor Paul Cluver Forest amphitheatre provides a unique natural venue for a variety of performances ranging from revues, classic and contemporary musical performances and theatre. The entire venue, from seating to stage, has been created from timber felled on the farm.
Just 12 kms from Cape Town, this world heritage site is not to be missed. Take a ferry ride from the V & A Waterfront to Robben Island for and informative and funfilled day.
Off-shore big game fishing charters, inshore, rock and surf. Contact South Sea Safaris for your fishing adventure.
Tel: 27 (0) 83 453 2808
Magical views, winding walkways, inquisitive rock rabbits and masses of indigenous flora. An unequalled cable car ride!
World class shopping and entertainment centre just minutes from Pelican Place. Shops, restuarants, post office, tourist information and more.
A vibrant fusion of shopping, entertainment and nightlife. See the website for details.
Beautiful shopping centre on our doorstep with interesting stores restaurants and home to the BARNYARD THEATRE. Definitely worth a visit.
World of Birds is the largest bird park in Africa and one of the few large bird parks in the world. Over 3 000 birds (and small animals) of 400 different species are uniquely presented in more than 100 spacious landscaped walk through aviaries, allowing you the most intimate closeness with nature.
World of Birds is located in Hout Bay.
Tel: 27 (0) 21 790 2730