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Address: Victoria Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Beautiful beaches, great for sunning, jogging or surfing

Clifton beaches draw crowds for excellent reasons. They are beautiful. They also are very well maintained and clean. The ctiziens of Clifton are fortunate, indeed, to have these... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Arthur H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clifton beaches draw crowds for excellent reasons. They are beautiful. They also are very well maintained and clean. The ctiziens of Clifton are fortunate, indeed, to have these gorgeous beaches as their front yard.

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Polokwane, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful soft sand, clear, clean water can be a little too cold for long swims. Pack for the whole day as it is not easy to grab something to eat/drink across the road.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely beach 10 minutes walk from Camps Bay. The sun loungers and umbrellas are cheaper than on the main beach and the vendors seem more friendly. The beach is definitely more intimate and secluded and when the winds blow you're sheltered.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled on these beaches whilst taking hop on/off bus. Fantastic beaches and plenty of restaurans and bars away fro the hustle and bustle of Cape Town. Highly recommended.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Clifton Beaches is split into four different beaches and each has its own character. Easy access down a flight of stairs.

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Springdale, Arkansas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its probably not always as freezing as it was when we were there in february but I don't think it ever gets warm. Still a refreshing place to soak in the views and get your feet wet. My dad gave the best description of how the water felt on your feet, "like a brain freeze on your feet" It was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to these beaches on a cloudy April day and it was still awesome. Beautiful sand, the sound of the waves, the view. Everything you can dream of is there! At least stop for a quick walk, it's worth it!

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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views and stunning beaches. The millionaires' houses along the shoreline is a great look. It is indeed 24 carat gold equivalent of real estate in all of South Africa.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular views and the best beach in the Cape to relax at..Oceanline in the front and backdrops of Signal Hill and TableMountain adds to the scenic beauty of this place!

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Fish Hoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Clifton was, when my grandparents settled here in 1920 a sub economic housing development for settlers and returning soldiers. Today however it is one of the top residential and holiday areas in the country. Pristine white beaches and sparkling icy cold South Atlantic waters. A group of beaches you can visit safely when the wind is blowing at Camps Bay... More 

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