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Kommetjie is a small village with a large tidal pool 'The Kom', and a really lovely long beach - also called Long Beach, but with far better reason than the one near Simon's Town. Long Beach is a very popular surfing and dog-walking beach. There is a great walk that passes a well preserved 1900 ship wreck, the Kakapo, and you can continue all the way to Noordhoek Beach, at the foot of scenic Chapman's Peak.

Another great walk is around Bird Island at the Kommetjie slipway where boats are launched during 'kreef' season. From here you can stroll along the catwalk until you reach the Outer Kom, one of the famous surf spots. A lovely boardwalk starts here and follows the shore to Slangkop lighthouse and then continues up to a WW II radar station on top of the mountain with sweeping views of the elegant Slangkop lighthouse against the wild ocean backdrop as well as the rugged coastline all the way to Cape Point to the south west and Hout Bay to the north east.

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Accommodation near Long Beach

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R4,750
1 night, 2 adults

The Last Word Long Beach

Sleeps 36 Kommetjie Boutique Hotel in Kommetjie
0.07km from Long Beach

The Last Word Long Beach is located right on the beach in the picturesque fishing village of Kommetj...

from R2,500
1 night, 2 adults

Surf Way Cottage

Sleeps 10 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.14km from Long Beach

Surf Way Cottage is a brand new, well-appointed cottage perfectly situated on Kommetjie's famous Lon...

Tristan's Beach House - Kommetjie
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from R1,100
1 night, 2 adults

Tristan's Beach House - Kommetjie

Sleeps 8 Kommetjie Self-catering, Kommetjie Bed and Breakfast in Kommetjie
0.21km from Long Beach

This freshly decorated beach house is a relaxed and comfortable holiday home situated in Kommetjie, ...

from R558
1 night, 2 adults

A Seaside Place

Sleeps 3 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.21km from Long Beach

Just 200 meters from Kommetjie’s Long Beach, that’s nirvana to many a surfer, A Seaside Place is a o...

from R1,100
1 night, 2 adults

Guinea Fowl House B & B

Sleeps 6 Kommetjie Bed and Breakfast in Kommetjie
0.22km from Long Beach

Warm accommodation in peaceful fishing village situated 30 min from Cape Town. We have three luxury ...

from R2,400
1 night, 2 adults

Kia Ora

Sleeps 6 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.25km from Long Beach

Kia Ora Villa is a newly built, relaxed and comfortable three bedroom holiday home situated a block ...

from R380
1 night, 2 adults

Aloe Cottage

Sleeps 2 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.27km from Long Beach

Affordable, comfortable and secluded self-catering accommodation for two close to the beach.

from R1,850
1 night, 2 adults

Summer Clouds

Sleeps 7 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.28km from Long Beach

Summer Clouds is a double storey Tuscan home, 100 paces from the beach. This dual living home is co...

from R800
1 night, 2 adults

Storyhouse

Sleeps 17 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.29km from Long Beach

Storyhouse B&B; Self-catering; Holiday Villa - walking distance to Long Beach. Storyhouse is walking...

from R1,200
1 night, 2 adults

Milkwood Cottage

Sleeps 4 Kommetjie Self-catering in Kommetjie
0.30km from Long Beach

This is a comfortable and spacious cottage surrounded by beautiful milkwood trees in Kommetjie, only...

 
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