Hout Bay Accommodation, South Africa
Hout Bay Accommodation
Hout Bay accommodation has become extremely sought after, as this suburb situated at the start of the Atlantic Seaboard, is only a half hour drive from most of Cape Town's top attractions. Hout Bay is accepted as one of South Africa's foremost destinations for local tourists and has also become a common destination for overseas tourists to stay during their holiday in South Africa. An increasing bed and breakfast business caters for growing demand from travellers abroad. Accommodation in Hout Bay now comprises a myriad of accommodation types ranging from family home guest houses and apartments to seaview properties situated in security estates.
Hout Bay was once pronounced by Jan van Riebeeck to be an area made up of the most stunning forests and greenery he had ever seen.
There are superb restaurants, a contemporary shopping mall and unobtrusive environment ideal for families and those in search of a quaint yet modernised suburb. The Harbour is nestled below the watchful presence of the majestic mountain backdrop, making for picture-perfect landscapes.
Hout Bay offers outstanding seascapes and panoramic views of the eastern side of the Cape Peninsula, which can be further enjoyed on drives such as Chapman's Peak. Here you will discover the striking harmony between the fresh ocean waters and the magnificence of the mountain. An endless coastline coated with pearly sandy beaches entices swimmers, sunbathers and anglers to a true adoration of a life lived in breath-taking scenery, fresh clean air and pristine serenity. The Hout Bay harbour is nestled safely below the watchful presence of the Sentinel, an ideal deep sea fishing departure point.
Perfectly positioned for discovering the Western Cape, Hout Bay offers everything for the tourist, traveller and locals alike, accommodation of all kinds, with its modern shopping centre, first-rate facilities and the World of Birds, the largest bird park in the Southern hemisphere. Hout Bay boasts a quiet village environment that is perfect for families, yet is only a few minutes away from the metropolitan-motion of Cape Town, the Waterfront, Table Mountain and the cable car. The world renowned Kirstenbosch Gardens is also a stone's throw away from this sea-side suburb.
Hout Bay presents a rural ambience with numerous equine estates and a wealth of other gorgeous properties and estates all showcasing the charm of Hout Bay accommodation.