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Cape Columbine Nature Reserve Tietiesbaai

#1 of 8 things to do in Paternoster Features Animals
Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
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Not what we had hoped for...

Regrettably the lighthouse was closed on the day of our visit. The area however didn't offer much... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Lynton C
via mobile
Well worth a day trip if staying in Paternoster

The reserve is in close proximity to Paternoster and is easy to access for a day trip. We... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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“on the rocks” (6 reviews)
“campers” (17 reviews)
Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Regrettably the lighthouse was closed on the day of our visit. The area however didn't offer much else expect for a run up a sand dune with the kids.

Thank Lynton C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The reserve is in close proximity to Paternoster and is easy to access for a day trip. We especially loved the space and tranquility that the reserve affords and whilst we realise that we did visit in a quiet time of the year, there are...More

Thank Bedindin
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A must see when in the area with Tietiesbaai enroute with beautiful see photos to be taken for that moments that make memories.

Thank Johanmun
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A dull day in Paternoster and one could sit inside or go for a walk. We could hardly see the lighthouse but never mind off we went and it was a great walk up and round the lighthouse and down the farside and back along...More

1  Thank Studd2710
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately you can't visit the lighthouse on a Sunday as its closed . The area is interesting and wild lots the waves crashing against the rocks is pretty spectacular . Well worth a visit if you are in the area .

Thank Treetops34
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Our U.K. tourists spent an hour here to walk around the shoreline and watch the waves crash over the many rocks. Of equal interest to me was looking at the impressive SA camping trailers and tents for those spending weekend in Park. Most impressive features...More

1  Thank Baronscroft
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We love exploring during our hols and drove through the nature reserve during one of our days out. It is really lovely. You need to take a bit of care driving however, as the road is mainly unmade. We have a silly little hire car,...More

1  Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 27 February 2017

What an amazing setting and well organised event in a beautiful part of the world. Thanks to the Parks board and the Organizers for putting on this great event

Thank baren
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We spent a day driving around the reserve. The roads are very easy to navigate. We had a great day, stopping and taking photos. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Debbieholroyd
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The light house was unfortunately only open during the week- this would have been a great to do item. Drove down to the beach and had a little adventure hopping on the boulders and had a mini picnic watching the waves crash against the rocks.

Thank Danel N
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Braai facilities available?
17 April 2017|
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Response from Danel N | Reviewed this property |
Yes at the camping site
Jes H
How do you book to stay at the camp site, looking to go with a few mates next week but can't find any details on the site, please some one help
11 November 2016|
Response from LekkerCamper |
Just turn up! - there will always be space as its really huge and sprawling (except around the most peak weekends, Christmas, Easter etc). If you want to get a specific spot for the weekend then go early on the Friday... More