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Pringle Bay is a quiet coastal village in the heart of a UNESCO World Nature Reserve and lies on the coastal route between Gordon’s bay and Hermanus. The village is home to artists and businesspeople working in the city and is the access point to the Hangklip are. Hangklip mountain is a beautiful rock feature along the coast and a renowned crayfish diving and fishing spot. Stay at one of the B&B’s, walk the sandy beach and explore rockpools and fynbos-covered mountains. The village has some quaint shops, a cookie factory and excellent restaurants.
Arabella Hotel & Spa
The Arabella Hotel & Spa is situated just over an hour’s drive from Cape Town, South Africa. The hotel delivers grandeur in design and style that pays homage to the rare beauty that surrounds it. Luminous colours, soaring wooden beam ceilings and unique designs welcome you while attentive and gracious service enhances the experience of complete comfort and warmth.
Embraced by the majestic Kogelberg Mountains and bordered by the vast Bot River Lagoon, the hotel invites you to indulge in a sensory experience that will leave you with treasured memories – beautiful aromas of fresh salty sea air and fynbos; distinctive sounds of exotic birdlife and enriching sights of emblematic green mountains and sparkling waters that meet an indigo sky.
A true escape to unforgettable experiences
The Arabella Golf Course stretches through rolling fairways, deceptive bunkers and challenging water traps. A truly unique golf course set on the banks of the Bot River Lagoon and fringed by indigenous wild flowers.
The Arabella Spa is a glorious retreat that captures the essence of luxury, privacy and rejuvenation that is at the heart of your stay.
Beyond this blissful escape, the destination offers a number of activities to guide you on your path towards complete relaxation. Explore the Overberg with its magnificent charms and treasures that await you. Be enriched by exciting quad bike rides, kayaking expeditions at sea and lazy horseback rides while golden shores and serene Botanical Gardens will leave you in awe of its unspoilt beauty. A valley of vineyards and wine and historic museums invite you to absorb the town’s legacy; magnificent hiking and mountain biking trails and captivating boat rides with the ocean’s big 5 will leave you inspired.
Beaumont Wine Farm
The farm has two lovingly restored historic guest cottages. Both are self-catering and have a fully equipped kitchen, outside braai, a kitchen fireplace and a wood-burning stove in the lounge. Linen, duvets, towels and plenty firewood are provided, as are tea, coffee, milk, and tasty home-cooked meals by request.
The farm exudes rich country atmosphere, with quiet mornings, hadedas and other birdlife, lush views of valley and mountain, and quaint private accommodation. As such, it offers much to wine tasters, artists, horse riders, birders and those just seeking a soothing getaway.
For more information about Beaumont Wines, you can visit: www.beaumont.co.za
When it comes to SandBoarding in Cape Town, Downhill Adventures were the first and we are still the best! We give full instruction, teaching you how to easily master the basics to more advanced sandboarding techniques,and of course, ensuring exciting, fun filled action. Its an exhilirating, easy-to-learn adventure activity and a great introduction to snowboarding and other board sports.
On both our full and half day sandboarding tours, we give a full sandboarding lesson, teaching you how to control, brake and turn, thus allowing you total freedom in this exhilarating activity. Both the half-day and full-day sandboarding activities include all sandboard equipment, expert instructors, permits transport to and from the sand dunes location and a lot of fun.
Contact : 021 422 0388
The Hangklip Hotel
The Hangklip Hotel, bathed in the two lighthouse beams from Cape Point and Cape Hangklip, is the perfect escape for stressed out City dwellers and tourists. At the end of a stretch of gravel road, it reminds of the adventure hotels on the Transkei Wild Coast. In Hangklip, silence and sand combine with colour and space to serve refreshment to body and soul
Hangklip is an isolated unspoiled stretch of paradise, just one hour’s drive from Cape Town, at the end of the spectacular Clarence drive fringing False bay and backed by the majestic Kogelberg mountains.
For more information on the Hangklip hotel, you can visit: www.hangklip.com
Overberg Aviation is a helicopter and fixed wing service provider operating from Gansbaai, the white shark and whale Mecca of South Africa. We supply aviation services throughout the Western Cape, specializing in the Overberg region.
Our base in Gansbaai (a scenic 45 min. helicopter transfer from Cape Town) is conveniently situated to provide our clients with the easiest and most exciting access to the top tourist attractions in the Overberg.
We offer Whale Watching helicopter tours, Sight Seeing tours, Cape Agulhas helicopter tours, helicopter flips, transfers and sky diving.
Contact: 083 601 1042