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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Trail
“Walking and hiking trails for all levels of fitness with a chance to spot a variety of sunbirds and take in the sweeping views of valley and sea. Take along your picnic basket and enjoy natures bounty”
  • 60 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Centre
“Everything under one roof; all the big Brand names, food court, movie (Ster KineKor) centre, book shops ( Exclusive books), restaurants (Spur and Woolworths restaurant) and galore. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“15 Min away - the best local shopping mall for your everyday needs and groceries. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“This mall is the largest in the area with all major shops and restaurants. You can watch movies here.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Zoo
“Touch the cheetahs and get some interesting info about the animals who live here”
  • 23 locals recommend
Social Club
“There is a parkrun each Saturday at 8h. Other times it is lovely there with restaurants close by.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Belgian Restaurant
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“It's a Belgian inspired restaurant where they serve great wine from their very own wine farm Almenkerk situated in the Elgin region and world-class food with excellent service and ambience. Also outdoor terrace seating with a nice view of the sea.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“French cuisine and nice and local. Voted the number one restaurant in Strand on Trip Advisor and good value, excellent fare.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Vineyard
“There is a bit of everything. They have a great Friday night market. During the day there is a few restaurants to choose from and the wine is some of the best you would ever have.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Great fine dining for singles or couples without children. Lots of attention to detail.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Early dinners. Very good food and reasonably priced for the quality of food. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Park
“As we are in between the wine lands, beaches and Cape Town, I will recommend the excellent website: www.capetownnmagazine.com They list up to date information and updates weekly.”
  • 15 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Athletics & Sports
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“Boss has something for everyone to eat and enjoy. Great atmosphere and open all day every day.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“This has been a family favorite for the last 3 years. Giovanni's serves exceptional pizzas, pastas and meat dishes. Their house wine is also a winner! ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 2
“Gary Player designed golf course is set in one of the most beautiful spots in Somerset West. Great views for your round of golf. Then you can enjoy a treatment at the Erinvale Spa.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Wonderful vintage/retro place to eat from breakfast through lunch and divine cakes. And set in a large warehouse full of reclamation and salvage.”
  • 21 locals recommend