Things To Do in Bellville, Durbanville & more

ART GALLERY / SANLAM

The renowned Sanlam Art Gallery
Voortrekker Road - Parow
Tel: +27 (0) 21 - 947 3359

AQUARIUM (TWO OCEANS AQUARIUM)

Exhibits simulate local condidtions of our 2 oceans surrounding our magnificent shores & include specimens e.g. sharks, penguins, seals, sun fish and much more. This is specatacle not to be missed.
Open daily 365 days a year 09H30 to 18H00

BEACHES

Some of Cape Town's finest beaches are within 20 minute's drive time from Allways Guest House (Blaauwberg, Milnerton and Melkbos). Clifton's famous beaches are a further 40 minute scenic drive and well worth a visit.

BIRDING

Durbanville surrounds offers ideal birding opportunities.
BOATING, CHARTERS & SAILING

For boating, vessel charters, sailing and island ferries.

CAPE HUNT & POLOCROSSE

The Equestrian Centre
Durbanville
Tel: 021 9763968

CAPE POINT

Visit the famous landmark and one of the Cape's BIG 6.

CASINO

GRAND WEST CASINO, Inner City Sun International Casino Complex and entertainment centre.

CRAFT MARKETS

Durbanville Craft Market - takes place on the first Saturday of the month as well as every Saturday during the December festive season.
Kenridge Craft Market - see website for dates.

DURBANVILLE NATURE RESERVE

This reserve, in the heart of Durbanville, is unique in that it is situated in an entirely endangered veld type. Nature lovers will find species of Renosterveld Coastal fynbos and Mountain fynbos side by side. Rare and endangered species like Aristea lugens and Serruria Brownii are found here. This is a birdwatcher's paradise, with unusual species that thrive in this combination veld. Picnicing is permissible and guided walks can be organised.
CONTACT: Rust & Vrede 021 - 970 3174

GOLF

BELL'S GOLF ACADEMY - 021 - 9485673
BELLVILLE GOLF COURSE - 021 913 3100
DEVONVALE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 888 4735
DURBANVILLE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 975 4834
ERINVALE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 847 1144

HORSE RACING

Durbanville Race Course offers weekly horse racing.
Bowlers Way
Durbanville
Tel: 021 - 976 5945

KIRSTENBOSCH

60 Hectares covering the SE slopes of Table Mountain dedicated to indigenous flora. Open air concerts and recitals on Sundays, breakfasts and teas.

MTN SCIENCE CENTRE

407 Canal Walk
Century City
Cape Town
Tel: +27 (0)21 - 529 8100

OSTRICH FARM

West Coast Ostrich Ranch - 20 minute drive from Durbanville with a restaurant, curio shop, leather factory, tea garden and playground for the kids.

PAINTBALL

  • Dye Hard Paint Ball
  • Paintball Farm - Melkbos

QUADBIKING

Downhill Adventures offers quadbiking thrills for the outdoor enthusiasts.Downhill Adventures offers quadbiking thrills for the outdoor enthusiasts.

RATANGA JUNCTION THEME PARK

Entertainment and theme park. Fun for the entire family. Restaurants and stalls.

RESTAURANTS

For a concise listing of places to eat, drink and be merry use this informative website.

ROBBEN ISLAND

Just 12 kms from Cape Town, this world heritage site is not to be missed. Take a ferry ride from the V & A Waterfront to Robben Island for and informative and funfilled day.

ROSE GARDEN (DURBANVILLE)

The Durbanville Rose Garden is open to the public year round and is a firm favourite for wedding photography.
OPEN: Mon to Sun 08H00 to Sundown
Tel: 021 - 948 1744

RUST & VREDE ART GALLERY

History & Culture Art Gallery
10 Wellington Road
Durbanville
Tel +27 21 9764691
OPEN: Mon - Fri: 09:00 - 17:00
OPEN: Saturday: 08:30 - 12:30

SHARK DIVING

Explore the exciting world of the ocean's apex predator with WHITE SHARK ECOVENTURESbased in Gansbaai.

SHOPPING

TABLE MOUNTAIN

Magical views, winding walkways, inquisitive rock rabbits and masses of indigenous flora. An unequalled cable car ride!

THUNDER CITY

EXTREME FLIGHT ADVENTURE!!!! - The only civilian operator to offer supersonic flights in former military jets.

TYGERBERG NATURE RESERVE

The 278ha reserve in the Tygerberg Hills is situated in the extremely endangered West Coast Renoster veld type. From "The Viewpoint" in the reserve, the Cape Peninsula can be seen in all its splendour. Hiking trails named after animals, cover 7680m and can comfortably be walked in 2 hours.

TYGERBERG ZOO

Specialising in the breeding of rare and endangered wildlife. Approximately 150 enclosures of antelope, birds, zebra, reptiles, chimpanzeez and more.

V AND A WATERFRONT

Situated between Robben Island and Table Mountain in the heart of Cape Town's working harbour, the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront has become South Africa's most visited destination. Live, work, shop and play at the V&A Waterfront.

VELODROME

The biggest multipurpose indoor venie and sporrs facility in the city with the only internation Indoor Cycling Track in the Western Cape. Often a great venue for internation rock performances.
Tel: +27 (0) 21 949 7450

WINE ROUTES


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