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Mossel Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well protected by the harbour wall, good amenities and parking close by. Usually a very clean beach and until recently a very safe one. There have been one or two incidents of theft by unruly gangs of youngsters but on the whole, a lovely place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 659vanessao
Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely quiet safe beach with safe swimming for the whole family. enough beach to take a walk and enjoy the view

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gamahoosh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful beach! This beach is very clean and vibey. The sea isn’t rough at all which makes swimming a pleasure! Beautiful yachts often anchored close to the beach. There’s a restaurant where you can get some refreshments, a shower to wash the sea...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anri_gerber
Reviewed 20 December 2018

A very tranquil, peaceful beach with lovely views of the bay & harbour. Warm water with gentle waves lapping the shore. Thatch umbrellas & ample parking

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 10 December 2018

One of the most amazing beaches that i have been to. Everything is in close proximity and within walking distance to restaurants and accomodation.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

Santos beach one of the smaller beaches along the Mossel Bay coastline. Next to the local park area, docks & Santos train accommodation. The beach is clean & has showering facilities. Parking is restricted. There are limited thatched public umbrellas, Very busy in summer months....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Francesca T
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Lovely beach overlooked by the backpacker Santos Express train. Alos restaurant there. Nice place to sit and dream.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hawcara
Reviewed 27 October 2018

The Santos Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Mossel Bay. With dustbins every few meters, shade thatch umbrella stands and grass patches it is the ideal place to bring the family for a beach day and braai. The water is refreshing and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jovankap119
Reviewed 25 October 2018

In Mossel bay area, the Santos beach is the safest and cleanest place to take a nice swim. The beach is clean and you have all the facilities of a rest room, braai area etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Coco A
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Best to visit out of season. Lovely shallow beach with the Santos Train close by. You can take a stroll or just some sunbathing and a little swim in the ocean. Showers to rinse off afterwards are available

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andrearothner
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Anisha M
6 September 2017|
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Response from msgoliveira | Reviewed this property |
I believe that is better if you rent a car and drive. It is a long way drive from Cape Town. You can rent a car for 10 usd a day.