Clifton Beaches
Clifton Beaches
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Moitravel76
San Diego, CA182 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Solo
Amazing beach. Water is cold but beautiful and nice sand. I went to the second one. Thousands steps to get the beach but worth the effort
Written 20 January 2024
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Mark S
Marlow, UK76 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
A fabulous shelter when windy which it can be in December. In close proximity to some good restaurants on Camps Bay.

Well worth a short taxi ride from the Water Front or City Centre
Written 28 December 2023
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lolipop177
Liverpool, UK356 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Couples
Beautiful beaches and rocks with huge beautiful homes surrounding it. Views of Table mountain and lions head. The sea is absolutely freezing though so be warned hahaha!
Written 9 April 2023
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Bechara C
Lebanon711 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Friends
It’s a good public beach, close to the center. When it’s good to swim (wind, weather, waves…) go for it. In weekdays it’s less crowded
Written 3 April 2023
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bondbint
Yealmpton, UK58 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 • Friends
Visited Clifton 4 beach yesterday. Took an Uber and the journey there was great too, Such a beautiful spot. Very busy and we were entertained for hours by the various life guard clubs that were holding a competition on the beach. Up in the sky the paragliders were having a ball too. Great fun. Public toilets were clean and well maintained. However I was shocked by the amount of rubbish on the beach - bottle tops, ice lolly sticks, random bits of plastic all over the place. It is beyond belief in this day and age, particularly where you are surrounded by some truly astonishing natural beauty. You’d think that would be reminder enough that we have a responsibility to leave as little trace as possible!
Written 22 January 2023
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Julian
Sea Point, South Africa6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022
great beaches, lifeguards on duty. Cold water but during summer the sun warms you up! Clifton 2nd is defs my fav not as busy as 4th and 3rd and the vibes are just everything. Feels like I'm in a day dream.
Written 6 October 2022
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Jurgen B
Brussels, Belgium2,799 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
we did not see any gay people on third beach but then again, it was cold. Very beautiful small beaches
Written 19 August 2022
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Lauren Gouveia
Cape Town Central, South Africa3 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022
Nice beach but I think it is very overrated.

There are much better beaches around Cape Town in my opinion.
Written 7 March 2022
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Nicola K
Johannesburg, South Africa142 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2021
Parking takes forever when it's a beautiful day in season, but it's worth the wait and the walk. No access for those who have mobility restrictions, as all beach access is via many stairs. Umbrellas and loungers available for hire on the beaches, take cash with you. Saves carrying extra weight up and down the stairs.
Written 2 March 2022
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Dirmu G
Eversdal, South Africa3,033 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2022 • Friends
Look out for the fire jamming evenings in the summer months. Come with your picnic before sunset, to make the most of the evening. Even though it was a windy day, Clifton's 2nd beach was windstill. Most enjoyable!
Written 26 February 2022
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