Castle of Good Hope
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Tips from locals
A tour of the castle and its grounds includes its very own underground tunnels
Historic Castle which used to be on the water’s edge before Cape Town built the harbour. Also within walking distance from your room.
Built by the Dutch East India Company between 1666 and 1679, the Castle is the oldest existing colonial building in South Africa. It replaced an older fort called the Fort de Goede Hoop which was constructed from clay and timber and built by Jan van Riebeeck upon his arrival at the Cape of Good Hope…
Castle of Good Hope done differently
With small group activities led by locals, get to know this iconic landmark through Airbnb Experiences and the people who live in Foreshore