Arniston

Arniston, also known as Waenhuiskrans, is a tranquil Overberg fishing village. The photogenic town is flanked by two nature reserves and tempts visitors with long walks along its spectacular coastline. Arniston is characterised by lime-washed and thatched houses and has been declared a national monument in its entirety.

accommodation
Arniston Spa Hotel

Arniston Spa Hotel

Arniston Spa Hotel offers panoramic views of the ocean and pristine coastline and is the winner of two Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards.

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THINGS TO DO
De Hoop Land-Based Whale Watching

De Hoop Land-Based Whale Watching

Watch from the comfort of coastal accommodation, follow the walkway or sit on un-spoilt sand dunes while watching these breathtaking whales.

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De Hoop Vultures

De Hoop Vultures

Hike up to the Vulture Deck on Potberg mountain where they can watch the amazing endangered Cape vultures, the Western Cape's last surviving colony, swoop and soar above.

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food and wine
Arniston Spa Hotel

Arniston Spa Hotel

Arniston Spa Hotel offers panoramic views of the ocean and pristine coastline and is the winner of two Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards.

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reserves and parks
De Hoop Nature Reserve

De Hoop Nature Reserve

This beautiful reserve, one of the largest natural areas managed by CapeNature. is a favourite for hikers, cyclists, bird and whale watchers.

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De Mond Nature Reserve

De Mond Nature Reserve

De Mond Nature Reserve is a beautiful World Heritage coastal nature reserve at the mouth of the Heuningnes River about 26km south-east of Bredasdorp.

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