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Waenhuiskrans Caves

500m off Roman's beach | Waenhuiskrans, Arniston, South Africa
+27 28 445 9000
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Only for the able.

You much be able to manage steps and boulders \ rocks to get to cave mouth. About a twenty minute... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Always nice to see the cave

When in Arniston always visit the caves. brings back great childhood memories and fires up the... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Dee J
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“low tide” (63 reviews)
“parking area” (11 reviews)
“sand dunes” (8 reviews)
500m off Roman's beach | Waenhuiskrans, Arniston, South Africa
+27 28 445 9000
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

You much be able to manage steps and boulders \ rocks to get to cave mouth. About a twenty minute walk from the hotel and you must check on the tide's. You can only access it at the lowest tide but it's well worth it.

Thank paulabrook40
Reviewed 14 June 2017

When in Arniston always visit the caves. brings back great childhood memories and fires up the imagination

Thank Dee J
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went for an early morning run and followed the signposts to the Caves. The stone steps lead down to the beach and the caves are to the right. It's a fun hop and skip to reach it. Even though it was Not as big...More

Thank Sue-Jeanne J
Reviewed 25 May 2017

On of my favorite places in the world! Be sure to watch the tides. with high tide you won't be able to reach the cave.

Thank Johanniev
Reviewed 24 May 2017

You have to go to the cave when visiting Arniston. It can only be reached with low tide as one has to walk over the rocks and water to reach the cave. Such a pity that it has been damaged by people who have this...More

Thank AKruger
Reviewed 17 May 2017

You can only get to the cave a hour before and after low tide. It is quite a small entrance to the cave and might be difficult to the older folk to get in.

Thank TableMountain_11
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Arniston a sleepy seaside town doesn't boast many things to do. But this cave is worth the 5 min walk from the parking lot ... we arrived at sunset when nobody was around which made the whole experience worthwhile. If you have a 4x4 you...More

Thank coconutugly
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A short and not too difficult hike get you to see and experience the caves and it's surrounds... also some awesome sand dunes nearby (had I known I would have liked to sandboard down...) Great fun for friends and/or family...

Thank Corena B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

It is really a experience .. Love to go there and such a romantic spot. We sometime drive all the way from Hout Bay just to go to the Cave

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Just above romans beach at arniston is a parking area where one can leave your car and follow the signed tracks to the caves. about 500m walk you can take the steps down to the rocks and enter the first cave.....at the rear of this...More

2  Thank Nic_aka_Basil
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