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Muizenberg Beach

Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 480 7700
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Though the beach is still popular, the elegant splendor that once graced this seaside resort community barely shows through the paved-over streets, fast-food eateries and shopping centers.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“learn to surf” (13 reviews)
“beach houses” (10 reviews)
“nice beach” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 21 480 7700
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1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

lovely place to learn surfing. the water is warmer than in Bloubergstrand. plenty of space and good waves for everybody

Thank Romano S
Reviewed 2 days ago

When we were here the weather was getting dark and rainy , while the wind was picking up. So, to appreciate the beach, better weather is required.

Thank huys25
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Long Beach with consistent break. Day we were there two foot to three foot waves inside and 4 to 5 foot waves outside. Shark spotter on the hill so get warning if sharks are nearby. Awesome surf for beginners and great to get practice then...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surfers corner is the place to be or move further down the beach if you prefer a more quiet place to sit. Lots of parking bays and get photos with the coloured huts on the beach. Shops and restaurants opposite the beach road,old putt putt...More

Thank Adrienne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go for the best Wood Fire Oven Baked Pizza in Town to Oven Baked at 116 Beach Road in Muizenberg. We where there walking around at the end of the Beach and sniffed up the Wood Fired up Pizza Oven at Oven Baked and decide...More

Thank Nico N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute little beach town but it was so windy we couldnt stay outside for more than a few minutes. The sand was literally blowing sideways! Fun place to watch the surfers and get some great pics of the colorful beach houses.

Thank Carla K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go there during the week. I was there on a Sunday and it was packed. Check the nice colourful cabins.

Thank Rob F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Though it is a strong tides, still you can find few people going to swim. Nice beach with beautiful colorful huts for dress change. Beware of the narrow road down to the beach.

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some excellent places to have coffee overlooking the sea watching all the surfers do their bit! Quite an interesting place and quirky shops.

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I visited this beach on a Sunday afternoon, it was risiculously busy. I would suggest you try get there either in the morning or during the week when most locals are at work or school. However, it is still a beautiful beach...More

Thank hdawson6
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