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So i do not normally head to st James but thought i would head there to see if it has changed but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Cute beach

Nice beach, if you stay in Muizenberg you can walk from there to St. James on a sunny day and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
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Reviewed today

Arrived at beach about 8am. Found good place to picnic. The only downside was that by 1pm it got too crowded.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jennifer826
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a great beach for a family day out. There is a wonderful safe tidal pool for them to play in. Great photo opportunities. Go early because it gets really busy later in the day and certainly in season.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SanC65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed seeing this place during my last visit to Cape Town and could not wait to get back to see it again during a recent visit. Lots of great photo ops especially early in the morning where there are no real crowds yet. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank finesilver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So i do not normally head to st James but thought i would head there to see if it has changed but as i thought, the beach was packed, parking a nightmare and there is no area for setting up "camp" everyone sat where there...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BrettW1408
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Nice beach, if you stay in Muizenberg you can walk from there to St. James on a sunny day and enjoy the weather.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RotemN19
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

St James beach is a secret little beach which is amazing in both winter and summer. Only a short walk from Kalk Bay or St James station. Excellent swimming when the swell is small.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CaptainKhoisan
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great place to picnic and swim in the tidal pool. The beach is not too big and does tend to get busy but it is a lovely location and it's proximity to great eateries is a big plus!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I went there in the early morning, everything is nice, it’s good to running next to the beach. There are nice coffee shop around

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank KullamaiP
Reviewed 12 December 2017

It is a huts or dress changing room for free. Nice beach while going to Cape Point from Cape Town. Nice and colorful huts. Spend some time for swimming if you can tolerate the cold weather. Beware of robbery while passing to the beach through...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This beach with its coloured cabins is very photo genetic when the sun shines, but with dull and rainy wether we did not want o hang out here.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Response from vishal S | Reviewed this property |
hi carol, As you are visiting St.James Beach and your question raise because of beautiful picture of the beach with colour full Huts.....but that is not for resident that is actually Changing rooms only. so no need to stay... More