Skildpadvlei cottage offers self-catering accommodation with all the modern facilities. This cottage is ideal for getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life and just relaxing in the serene and tranquil surroundings of Velddrif. The cottage has four en-suite bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances, a Jacuzzi style baths and a lounge with TV and DStv.Velddrif is one of the small fishing villages that are part of the West Coast where the visitors are greeted with silence, space to explore, and where time slows inexplicably. Velddrif lies just a few kilometres from where the Berg River meets the sea at St Helena Bay.
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Things to do in and around Velddrif
(2.2 km from Velddrif)
Wander along the oldest road in Velddrif where time seems to stand still. Watch the tide come in while the local fisherman ply their trade in the age old way. Sip a cocktail at one of the restaurants or amble along and buy a piece of West Coast art...
(1 km from Velddrif)
Tollies River & Boat Cruises in Velddrif offer fun and exciting cruises for all. Enjoy splendid sunset cruises and bird-watching cruises - just bring your snacks and refreshments along and you'll be treated to an unforgettable experience. This...
(20.3 km from Velddrif)
Five million years ago the Cape’s West Coast was very different from what it is today. A wide range of animals (now extinct) lived in riverine forests, wooded savannah, and ocean as well as on offshore islands. Phosphate mining operations at...
(21.8 km from Velddrif)
This quaint little bay is situated between St Helena Bay and Shelley Point. Quite a few fisheries can be found here, hence its name. Beautiful views and a relaxed atmosphere, as well as some educational insight into the fishing industry can be...