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Scarborough Beach

Main Street, Scarborough 5264, South Africa
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“beautiful beach” (11 reviews)
“rock pools” (4 reviews)
“clean beaches” (3 reviews)
Main Street, Scarborough 5264, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is great if you want to windsurf because the wind is so strong, but not where you would want to read or go in a picnic for the day. There is a beautiful little trail behind the beach that pops you out on...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most spectacular beaches in Cape Town. Great for young kids. Check wind forecast before visiting as it is exposed to the southeaster.

1  Thank CaptainKhoisan
Reviewed 21 August 2017

when we drove back to cape town we just found the beach by accident to have a rest. its actually really nice and surfers love it. we stopped for 30 minutes and watched the surfers.

Thank V_2020
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely sandy beach on the Atlantic seaboard that has something for everybody.This beach is also a favorite with surfers as it is not very crowded and frequently has a decent wave when the South Easter wind is prevalent. There is also ample parking and...More

Thank haroldk27
Reviewed 3 August 2017

we arrived in Scarborough by chance , exactly in Zensa Lodge , where we met Hein, Cyrille , Lulu and Zensa the sausage dog that was the second time we decide to go to SouthAfrica for our holidays , the first time was one year...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This beach offers the best views. I'm walking distance from the restaurants and the beach house rentals. The beach is clean I love that there were so many people out there with their dogs (all well trained) This beach offers a fantastic sunrise and sunset....More

Thank Roxaan1
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Beautiful beach on the "tourist route". Lots of things to do along the route. On the Atlantic coastline with the Benguela Current the water is cold. Beautiful beaches. Lobster and mussels can be found but licenses are required. These can be obtained from the Post...More

Thank saswcpr
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here after a trip around the cape and we're suitably impressed. The view is superb given where you are. Would appear the hardy locals were used to the sea but to us the water was freezing. But it didn't seem to bother them that...More

1  Thank Brian F
Reviewed 2 April 2017

These beaches are deserted, They are beautiful beyond comparison; it is a mystery why no-one has clocked it. the whole area is one of the worlds gems.

Thank David H
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Icy cold, crystal clear Atlantic water and beautiful white sandy beach. Dog friendly and friendly people. Perfect beach for the whole family.

Thank Donnep
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Lisette D
30 December 2016|
Response from Demeter | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry, only just seen my messages, have had no email notifications! Yes dogs are allowed :-)