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Grotto Beach

Grotto Street, Hermanus, South Africa
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A beautiful unspoilt beach

This lovely beach has acres of soft sand. Beach umbrellas and loungers are available at reasonable... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Studley, United Kingdom
Long weekend

What a great beach! From the recliners and umbrellas for hire, to the restaurant right on the... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Nombuso G
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Grotto Street, Hermanus, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

This lovely beach has acres of soft sand. Beach umbrellas and loungers are available at reasonable prices. The beach is backed by good changing and toilet facilities and a beach bar caters for thirsts. Above the beach is Dutchies restaurant offering indoor or al-fresco dining....More

Thank 758patrick
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

What a great beach! From the recliners and umbrellas for hire, to the restaurant right on the beach. Lots of fun for the whole family!

Thank Nombuso G
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Grotto beach is a long expanse of beach with lots of space; great for running or walking dogs. It's very empty so there were lots of interesting nature discoveries in the sand. There was a little food stall and a restaurant. Sufficient parking.

Thank RoxanneCT N
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Grotto Beach is a clean and neat, dog-friendly beach. The restaurant called "Dutchies" right by the beach had amazing sushi. Friendly service and good food.

Thank Sanet D
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Love Dutchies at Grotto Beach! We are regulars. Friendly service, good food. Need an update to menu though. Been having the same for three years!

Thank Sonpoppie
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

What an amazing beach. Long stretches of sand and amazing views. Life Guards and is safe for children as well. Well worth a visit

Thank Pieter P
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It's a great beach for walking and checking out great sunsets. If you are into shelling there is usually a good variety.Gulf clear as glass.

Thank TachlessCps
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach with an amazing backdrop of the mountains. Lots of Parking on site with food and drinks available all very safe. The sea was cold at first but do get in and see the fish swimming. We walked for a an hour and were...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Just great to sit with your toes in the sand watch the beautiful people and sip a delicious cocktail.

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Most beautiful beaches you can visit. It's a Blue flag beach. Very clean and well maintained. Open to public throughout the year. One of the places you would want to add on your bucket list.

Thank Pinkey N
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