The Western Cape region:
Just 140 km north of Cape Town, on the duney, windswept seashore lies the lovely seaside hamlet of Kersbosstrand. A natural reef forms a barrier in the ocean creating calm waters perfect for holidaying with family.
The spectacular Buffelsfontein Game and Nature Reserve is a private game reserve situated on the R27 towards Verlddrif, in the heart of the West Coast. This area is a malaria free zone and a wonderful introduction to a real wild life safari game reserve.
Game seen less often on a drive: African Wildcat, Bat-eared fox, Cape fox, Genet, Grey buck, Mountain Reedbuck, Porcupine, Aardvark, Aardwolf and Honey Badger.
A quick 20 minute drive in either direction you will find the luxurious Club Mykonos offering a casino and sunset cruises, Langebaan a haven for adventure sports such as Kite Surfing, Wind Surfing and Kayaking, Vredenburg perfect for shopaholics, Elandsbay world renowned for surfing and wind-sailing and Velddrif: famous for its South African delicacy “bokkoms” is the nearest town only 10 minutes drive away.
Verlddrif also offers a doctor’s surgery, pharmacy, supermarket, various restaurants, a butcher’s, bakery, filling station, video store, post office, coffee shop and the Bergrivier Golf Club. Rocherpan Nature Reserve near Velddrif is renowned for its wonderful bird life and its best-kept secret as an ideal whale watching spot.
C’est La Vie self catering cottages offer lots to do!