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The V&A Waterfront is a 123-hectare mixed-use destination, and one of Africa’s most visited cultural and historical hubs. Set on the edge of a natural, historic working harbour with the iconic Table Mountain as its backdrop, it offers local and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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19 Dock Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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All reviews ferris wheel lots of shops street entertainment big wheel food market great shopping working harbour craft market table mountain robben island cape wheel water front great place to visit walk around south africa buskers watershed
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Reviewed yesterday

We took several boat excursions of the canal, harbour and ocean and they were very worthwhile. There were many nice restaurants and this is where you boarded the red buses.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Patstl
Reviewed yesterday

visited Robben island from this location, V&A is easily accessible by the hop on hop off buses. we thn dined and attempted to shop but COULD NOT due to the load shedding, electrical infrastructure problems.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank chicagolinday
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was way too busy. If you like those sheep things you need to visit this place.. I went there for only 10 minutes.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lalagua93
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of THE places to visit. Lots of shops, bars and restaurants; locals and tourists. Very picturesque setting

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Duncan E
Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent a lot of time here as I was staying nearby and, although I don´t normally care for shopping malls, was impressed by the number of bars, restaurants, shops, banks and tourist attractions like the diamond museum, art galleries, rugby museum and harbor tours....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Paulista668
Reviewed 2 days ago

This area of Cape Town does feel a bit like being in a safe little tourist bubble. It's a lovely area mostly full of tourist shops and restaurants. It's a great place to stay in, is clean and has beautiful views over the harbour and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andream0402
Reviewed 2 days ago

Central place to hang out. We enjoyed looking around and ate at the Fish Market twice. You can get anything you need here either eating or drinking or shopping. Ethnic music just makes it and the views up to Table Mountain are lovely.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Claire Y
Reviewed 2 days ago

Attractions and interests here for all ages, mostly on shore but also boat trips, fishing trips, Robben Island. A very wide variety of shopping both SA and internetional. Woolworths ( includes Australian David Jones) is great shopping, to thosefrom the UK think M&S! Good food...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Irthlingborough43
Reviewed 2 days ago

We started our trip with a boat tour of the area and came back during the 5 days we were there to the V&A frequently. Good restaurants, street bands, a wonderful enclosed ferris wheel overall a really great vibe.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You must go to this place but avoid going to the shopping centers as woman will always find a way to burn your credit card and this will be in a shopping center which is full of nice shops especially diamond stores in which you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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juliet83
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Cape Grace is an absolute haven. Great service, rooms and wonderful staff.
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