The Arniston Hotel is situated on the beach right next to a historic fishing village which has been declared a National Monument in its entirety. The hotel offers lovely views over the ocean and pristine beach front. Meals served at the hotel are traditional and many of the dishes are made with fish caught locally and delivered directly to the hotel.
The hotel carries a four star grading and guests have a choice of four types of rooms: luxury sea facing, superior sea facing, ground floor sea facing or pool facing rooms.
The town of Arniston is situated on the south coast of South Africa in close proximity to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost tip of the continent. Initially it was a fishing village, but has now become a holiday destination and a region for viticulture. The original fishing village with its lime washed houses has become a popular tourist attraction. Fisherman still venture into the sea with boats which are similar to those that were used in the early nineteenth century. Arniston has become a popular spot for whale watching in season, from May to September.
This is a circular 5 day scheduled tour departing from Cape Town. Route 62 journeys through the valleys and mountain passes of the Klein Karoo. On the Garden Route you’ll focus on Knysna You return to Cape Town via the Cape South Coast. Mountain scenery, wildlife, ocean and more.
Highlights: Oudtshoorn , Cango Caves , Route 62 , Garden Route , Knysna , Oudtshoorn ostrich farms , Mossel Bay , The Garden Route Game Lodge , The Bartolomeu Dias Museum , Swellendam , Hermanus , Cape Agulhas .
The town of Arniston is situated on the south coast of South Africa in close proximity to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost tip of the continent. Initially it was a fishing village but has now become a popular holiday destination. The original fishing village with its lime washed houses was maintained and has been declared a national monument.
Swellendam is located at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains in South Africa's Overberg region of the Western Cape Province.
Swellendam is a medium-sized rural town. Its historic heart, which contains most of the town's architectural jewels, is spread over a relatively small area making a walking tour a viable option.
Hermanus is situated on the southern coast of the Western Cape, and is known as the best land based whale watching spot in the world. The Southern Right Whale comes to the South African coastal waters during winter and spring to have their young and to suckle them before returning to the Antarctic.