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Bakoven

11 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Danna
Danna
April 03, 2019
Bakoven & Beta Beach next door are small rocky coves which almost entirely disappear in high tide.
Jashira
Jashira
October 09, 2018
Beautiful beaches- Bakoven and Beta
Kelsey
Kelsey
August 26, 2018
Locals favourite beaches
Laura
Laura
September 21, 2017
Best for sundowners on the rocks or just lazy days on the beach
Frances
Frances
September 20, 2017
Cape Town's best secret beach. Less of a beach, really, and more of a spot to swim and take in the sunset.

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Arts & Crafts Store
“Small wine boutique with an excellent choice of local wines, across a broad price range. They have complimentary wine tastings from 4-7 pm Monday to Friday. They also stock the delicious locally made 'fynbos' gin, Inverroche. Just up the road from the flat.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bookstore
“A charming old bookstore on Long Street, family-owned and established in 1956. Clarke's stocks books new, old and out of print books on Southern Africa and a variety of second hand books.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“SMITH is a gallery of contemporary art on Church Street. The gallery is housed in a 230-year-old heritage site, the only “pakhuis” or warehouse building in the city centre not to have been subdivided. The high-ceilinged gallery covers a large floorspace and has a glass enclosed courtyard dividing the front and back gallery areas. Founded in 2014, SMITH has within its stable a number of South Africa's outstanding emerging artists. The gallery disregards convention and favours artists producing brave, joyous and timeless work that values and contributes to the discourse of contemporary art in South Africa. SMITH is passionate about creating an environment that deepens the relationship between artists and collectors and works to create unique fine art collections by profiling rare skill from unexpected places.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“This is a great hike with a lot of scenic views of Cape Town as a whole. Bring water and some snacks as it takes about a 2 hours to hike to the top, depending on your route and fitness levels. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Athletics & Sports
“Great park to visit if you have small children. It has large green spaces for picnics and children's play areas”
  • 11 locals recommend
Location
Bakoven, WC 8005