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Seal Point

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Saint Francis Bay, South Africa
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Beautiful walk among the coastal fynbos

There isn't a huge amount to do in Cape St Francis unless you are in to surfing, fishing or golf... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
barbarella50
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Bristol, England
via mobile
nice but not much here

nice quiet place but we didn't think there was much to see here. The name is a bit misleading as... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
MartinFletcher74
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London, United Kingdom
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World renowned surfing spot!
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock pools” (2 reviews)
“lovely walk” (2 reviews)
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Saint Francis Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

There isn't a huge amount to do in Cape St Francis unless you are in to surfing, fishing or golf but we did discover this beautiful coast path west from the lighthouse, with the huge waves crashing to our left and beautiful local flora to...More

Thank barbarella50
Reviewed 11 March 2017

nice quiet place but we didn't think there was much to see here. The name is a bit misleading as there are no seals to see. The lighthouse is quite nice to see though

Thank MartinFletcher74
Reviewed 3 March 2017

A good stop for a couple of days, more if you are a golfer. A very safe area. Easy driving distance from Port Elizabeth and onwards to Plettenburg Bay.

Thank ferrariflier
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Cape St Francis is a magic holiday destination with Cristal clear water, perfectly clean beaches, nice walking routes and very good surf breaks. The beach is ideal for kids at low tide as there are rock pools and big stretches of shallow water for them...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

What a lovely stop! Sea, sand and flowers - lovely even in the wind and the cold. Take a drive and say you've been there!

Thank nickytravels2014
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Seal point is well worth a visit and allow a few hours.There is a lighthouse that was closed when we were there but I think it is normally open to the public. The nature reserve is worth the time all by it's self.

1  Thank Christine R
Reviewed 18 December 2015

A beautiful place for long quiet walks with just the wind, waves and sand! A place not to be missed! Beauty at its very best!

1  Thank jhnel
Reviewed 14 August 2015

One place when you are in the area to visit! Memorable just to roam around and relax with your family

1  Thank Devker
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Love watching the surfing. Walking and collection shells. Wonderful big beaches. A great place to swim in the sea.

2  Thank 32RuthH
Reviewed 11 June 2015

It is a bit of a drive out to Seal Point and we were somewhat disappointed that the lighthouse was swathed in scaffolding for repairs (but happy to see the efforts for preservation). But, we had a great time visiting Cape St Francis Penguin Rescue...More

2  Thank celticantique
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