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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.

Clothing Store
“A range of clothing from local designers, using locally manufactured fabrics. Pick up iconic South Africa T-shirts, find clothing unlike any chainstore styles. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“It is an indoor market with lots of great dishes to choose between and the ambiance is wonderful.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Beautiful photographic opportunities of fishing boats at the harbour and nice little places to have a bite to eat and view antique shops”
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“Super hidden beach accessed from road to Boulders Penguin Colony. Great swimming and sandy beach.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Clothing Store
  • 1 local recommends
Arts & Crafts Store
  • 1 local recommends
Liquor Store
  • 1 local recommends
Clothing Store
“browse this great establishment for presents - jewelry and great quality clothing”
  • 1 local recommends
Professional & Other Places
  • 1 local recommends
Jewelry Store
“"Gypsy Trading Post, the place where all things gorgeous resides." It's true, from stunning clothes, earthy fabrics, jewellery, bags, anything you could imagine to fit in to the all natural deep south... Their stunning clothes and accessories will tantalise your senses and leave you with a feeling of comfort style and tranquillity. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Store
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“By far the best jewellery in South Africa - unique designs, beautiful gemstones and all affordable!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Street Address
“The newest restaurant in Kalk Bay and has quickly come to be reputed as the best authentic Spanish Tapas restaurant in Cape Town. Vibey and noisy but damn good. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
“ Bike Rental Bike Rental is available through Olympia Bakery whose entrance is off of the alley just south of the Olympia Café. Pick up your bike & drop it back off here.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“This is a quiet and family friendly play park. It's also very sheltered from the wind, so a great spot for windy days. There's respectable Bagel cafe next door called Bob's bagels that also serves decent coffee and sweet treats.”
  • 1 local recommends