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Fish Hoek Beach

Beach Road | Parking: what3words ///probes.fiesta.rerun, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Average10%
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“lovely beach” (23 reviews)
“shark nets” (13 reviews)
“family beach” (10 reviews)
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Beach Road | Parking: what3words ///probes.fiesta.rerun, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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"lovely beach"
in 23 reviews
"shark nets"
in 13 reviews
"family beach"
in 10 reviews
"false bay"
in 16 reviews
"safe swimming"
in 7 reviews
"warmer water"
in 5 reviews
"white sand"
in 8 reviews
"south easter"
in 4 reviews
"kalk bay"
in 6 reviews
"see whales"
in 3 reviews
"calamari"
in 3 reviews
"simons town"
in 6 reviews
"fish and chips"
in 6 reviews
"western cape"
in 5 reviews
"cape point"
in 6 reviews
"catwalk"
in 9 reviews
"spotter"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fish Hoek Beach is not all that easy to find considering it runs all along the length of the town! The town is dismal and the beach is the best bit, so you'd think they wouldn't have big run down buildings hiding it, but they...More

1  Thank Demeter
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and clean place with great fish food served around. Good place to be visited on the drive from Cape of Good Hope back to Cape Town.

Thank ziemowitiwanski
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and the kids went by train and our first stop was Fish Hoek. My word ,Oh it just a amazed us the beauty .

1  Thank deborahabdul89
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Fish Hoek beach has something to offer everyone. The restaurant food is lovely, whether stopping in for breakfast or afternoon tea. The Calamari is one of the best in the Deep South. You can stroll along the beach or walk along the catwalk. Dinner in...More

1  Thank kruytbears
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Here you will experience the local vibe where nobody is in a hurry and tomorrow is another day . . . awesome small little shops all around. Food is plenty and the vibe is undescribable

Thank 102johanf
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We were on our way to Cape of Good Hope and we had a stopover at Fish Hoek for lunch. The Beach is clean and has a shark spotting programme. The flag warning system make use of coloured flag to alert the public of the...More

1  Thank ZhaoXiuMei
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Still a lovely experience to get an ice cream cone at restaurant and simply walk along lovers walk, sit on the many benches and enjoy the waning sunshine and sea views. Walked along the beach & got feet wet in cold water (May). Not to...More

Thank JamesKD9184YZ
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Fantastic Beach for hot summer days - The Galley on the beach food is terrible - The ice cream is good

Thank Robyn-Jill W
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Beautiful beach like many Nothing much to really write home about but yes it is beautiful I must say.

Thank Trevor B
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

A mile of gentle sloping white sand and the last of the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, what more can a family want? Plenty free parking ,a good restaurant and the spectacle of Michael's latest sand sculpture. Very safe swimming at the West end...More

1  Thank MichaelDuns
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