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Discover Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard

About the Area

Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the rugged foothills of Table Mountain, the Atlantic Seaboard, or “Riviera” as it is known to locals, is one of the most beautiful and diverse regions in the world.

Enjoy the trendy nightlife of Sea Point and Camps Bay, with great views of the unspoiled beaches along this spectacular coast line, which stretch all the way to the Cape Peninsula. There is something for everyone to enjoy and with its year-round mild climate, the Atlantic Seaboard is the perfect destination for a relaxing getaway or an exciting adventure, as the paragliders drifting above Signal Hill will attest to. 

The ocean views are breathtaking, the air is clean and fresh, and the people are friendly and welcoming. With its dramatic coastline and stunning mountain views, Chapman’s Peak Drive is one of the most scenic drives on earth while to slopes of the Table Mountain National Park provide ample adventures for hikers.

So if you’re looking for a unique and memorable travel destination, be sure to add the Atlantic Seaboard to your list. You won’t be disappointed.

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Explore the Atlantic Seaboard's Neighbourhoods

The Atlantic Seaboard offers some of the most exclusive and trendy neighbourhoods in Cape Town, stretching from the V & A Waterfront down to Hout Bay each with it’s own individualistic appeal.  

Things to Do & See in the Atlantic Seaboard

Looking for things to do in the Atlantic Seaboard? There’s no shortage of options! From exploring historic sites to taking in natural beauty, there’s something for everyone. Here are just a few of the many things you can do in this beautiful part of the world.

Places to Stay in Atlantic Seaboard

The Atlantic Seaboard is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Cape Town, and there are plenty of accommodation options to suit all budgets. Places to stay range from camping and caravan parks to luxury hotels & Villas, and there is something to suit everyone’s taste.

Places to Eat & Drink in the Atlantic Seaboard

Looking for the best places to eat and drink on the Atlantic Seaboard? Look no further! Cape Town is home to some of the best restaurants, bars, and cafes in the world, and the Atlantic Seaboard is the perfect place to try them out. From fine dining to casual beachside cafes, there’s something for everyone. 

Travel Inspiration

Pocket-Friendly Sea Point

Teeming with beautiful real estate, trendy eateries and sports cars lining the beachfront, the popular Sea Point is a haven for Cape Town visitors. But don’t let this affluent Atlantic Seaboard attraction fool you, the area is home to many pocket-friendly experiences. 

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Fun, fit activities to try in Cape Town

If you’re looking for a change in the new year, why not dabble in a few fun, fit activities in and around Cape Town? The Mother City is home to an assortment of fun activities bound to get your heart rate up in some of the most stunning attractions.

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To enter, complete and submit the online entry form at the link in our bio.
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The competition ends on 22 December at 23:59 SAST. The winner will be announced next Wednesday, 27 December 2023, at 9am.
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It’s Day 8 of our 12 Days of Giveaways! 🎁

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To enter, complete and submit the online entry form at the link in our bio.

T’s and C’s apply.

The competition ends on 18 December, at 23:59 pm SAST. The winner will be announced tomorrow at 9am.

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