Green Point - About the Neighbourhood
Green Point is home to the Cape Town Stadium, the Green Point Common and the Urban Park – among many other attractions. The area is popular with runners who often use the Urban Park and the neighbouring area of Mouille Point as their stomping ground for late afternoon runs. Over weekends, especially in the warmer months – the park is popular for families to come and picnic, play, and soak up the sun.
The Urban Park houses a Biodiversity Garden where you will find a variety of indigenous flora. There is also a labyrinth, a sun dial, and a pet friendly café. The area is home to young professionals who enjoy an outdoor lifestyle. Visitors to this neighbourhood will be close to a variety of restaurants, coffee shops and delis who cater for everyone’s tastes.
Green Point is a stone’s throw from the Oranjezicht City Farm Market and the V&A Waterfront and is on the City Sightseeing bus route. There are several hotels, boutique hotels and BnB’s catering for all types of travelers in the area.
The name Bloubergstrand means “blue mountain beach” in Afrikaans. Originally settled by fishermen and farmers in the early 1800s. Bloubergstrand became a popular tourist destination in the mid-20th century, and it remains one of the most popular places to visit in Cape Town today.
This stretch of coastline is also known for its sand dunes, which are a popular spot for hiking and sandboarding. Whether you’re looking to enjoy the outdoors or simply relax by the sea, Bloubergstrand has something to offer everyone.
Key Attractions around Green Point
Popular Attractions in Green Point
There’s no shortage of things to do and see in Cape Town’s Bloubergstrand From the vibrant city center to the stunning beaches, there’s something for everyone.
Places to Stay in Green Point
Bloubergstrand is a stunning stretch of coastline that offers breathtaking views, pristine beaches, and plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities. If you’re looking for a place to stay in this region, there are several excellent options to choose from.
Places to Eat & Drink in Green Point
Cape Town’s Bloubergstrand is home to some excellent restaurants and bars . Here are just a few of our favorite places to eat and drink in the neighbourhood.