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Voelklip Beach

7th Avenue, Hermanus, South Africa
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Best family beach

With lawn to spread your picnic out on if you are not fond of sand everywhere and shower cubicles... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Gary S
Wonderful and quiet

Really enjoyed the secluded bay, lots of grass area to sit if you prefer rather than the sand... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Fawkham, United Kingdom
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Travellers talk about
“lovely beach” (12 reviews)
“small beach” (7 reviews)
“the cliff” (13 reviews)
7th Avenue, Hermanus, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

With lawn to spread your picnic out on if you are not fond of sand everywhere and shower cubicles for washing the salt water off this beach offers so much more than most. Awesome waves for boogie board learners and life guards always on duty...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Really enjoyed the secluded bay, lots of grass area to sit if you prefer rather than the sand, plenty of rocks to sit by. Very clean and peaceful.

Reviewed 27 February 2017

It was great to have a day on the beach after travelling for a few days along the garden route. Loungers and umbrellas can be hired (Rand 260 a day for two of each) and Dutchies restaurant is just a short walk away for lunch...More

Thank 549R
Reviewed 21 February 2017

walked along a cliff path to get there. lovely and quiet. very picturesque with the waves crashing on the rocks.

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Lovely beach about 150m across with rocks on each side, much smaller and more intimate than Grotto about 1km further east and with more limited parking. There's a nice mobile coffee shop and good changing rooms. Sea temperature is chalked on a board most days...More

Thank Northfolker
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We spent a whole half day here sunbathing on the grassy banks and swimming in the wave pounding sea. There was a mobile coffee shop in the car park. It was fairly quiet and lovely! But Grotto beach is better.

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Voelklip Beach in on Walker Bay, about 5 minutes drive from the Hermanus CBD, with spectacular views all round. Although the beach is not as large as it nearby neighbour, Grotto Beach, young people flock to Voelklip to swim, surf, party, picnic, barbecue, and simply...More

Thank Roy d
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Stunning beach, safe for swimming perfect for the whole family dogs included, bring grandma too. Mobile coffee kiosk for your early morning coffee.

Thank karenmU9177HQ
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Easy accesible by car, hidden below the parking level a magnificent beach where you can swim ( cold water!), surf, have a walk across the rocks or just sit on the bench and watch a neverending spectacle of ocean waves.. A few nice villas behind...More

Thank traveler3miasto
Reviewed 29 January 2017

You just have to see it to believe it- mile upon mile of perfect white sand and magnificent, raging, freezing Atlantic Ocean. It's pristine and perfect and very good for the soul!

Thank Val K
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