Activities and nearby attractions

  • Spectacular Whale watching opportunities between May and October: Visit De Hoop nature Reserve when large numbers of Southern Right Whales are seen just off the coast.
  • Visit L’Agulhas Lighthouse and The Most Southern Tip of Africa where the Two Oceans meet
  • Cape Town and her many beaches provide the setting for some of finest wind surfing and kite boarding on the continent. From Big Bay and Sunset Beach on the West Coast, Camps Bay, Noordhoek and Witsand on the Atlantic Seaboard and Muizenberg to Struisbaai, you are spoilt for choice here on the southern tip of Africa.
  • Soak up the sun at Firlane House outdoor pool or work out in the fully equipped gym during business hours with a 20m indoor heated pool.
  • Visit the Shipwreck Museum in Bredasdorp
  • Bredasdorp has a 9-hole golf course
  • Visit Kapula Candles Gallery in Bredasdorp
  • Have lunch at Bredasdorp Square – Restaurant, Coffee & Gift Shop
  • Have dinner at Julian’s Gallery & Restaurant or Nacht Wacht Restaurant
  • Go hiking at Heuningberg Nature Reserve, sanctuary of a large variety of Erica and Protea species and the Bredasdorp Lilly.
  • Let us pack you a picnic basket and visit De Mond Nature Reserve. Take a walk alongside the river and estuary.  Enjoy the rich bird life and fynbos splendour or walk the 54km De Hoop Whale Trail over 5 days.
  • Rent a double Kayak and watersports equipment or go whale watching, on sunset cruises and speedboat rides with Erin / Malan @ Cape Agulhas Adventures.
  • Visit Arniston, Kassiesbaai Fishermans Village and the Waenhuiskrans Cave.
  • Visit Napier’s own Toy Museum and old steam boats.
  • Go to Elim for tea and milktart. Take a stroll round the old Moravian Church and the Geelkop Nature Reserve.  On your way back do the Elim Wine Route and visit the 5 estates: Zoetendalsvallei, Berrio, Black Oystercatcher, First Sighting and Quin Rock.
  • Take the road past Bredasdorp towards Swellendam. Turn right at the Malgas / De Hoop sign. Cross the river by hand-drawn Pont at Malgas and proceed to Swellendam. Visit the Drostdy Museum and the Bontebok National Park.
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Firlane House, 5 Fir Lane, Bredasdorp. GPS Coordinates: 34.31.54.85 S - 20.02.25.60 E
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