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Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Pringle Bay, South Africa, Your Home Away From Home

Pringle Bay is a charming little seaside town on the Western Cape of South Africa. Mass tourism has passed this place completely by, and it is home to artists, actors and musicians who wish to enjoy the coast in relative peace. By taking a holiday rental cottage in Pringle Bay, you too can have a taste of the good life. With all the modern conveniences that make life comfortable, self catering accommodation in Pringle Bay means that you can enjoy your holiday at your own pace, and not feel that you must adhere to a hotel schedule. A holiday in Pringle Bay is suitable for everyone, especially families who desire a safe, hassle free environment.

Things to Do on Holiday in Pringle Bay, South Africa

Despite Pringle Bay being a quiet coastal resort, there are a wealth of activities to do, should you so desire. The sea of course plays an important part here, and so swimming, snorkelling and diving will be the first things that come to mind. If you want to do a spot of fishing, then a permit will be required. Bird watchers will enjoy the opportunity to spot many species of native birds as they walk up and down the beach. If you want to see a little more of the local area, then hire a bicycle if your holiday rental cottage in Pringle Bay does not already have them, and see for yourself how beautiful this part of South Africa really is.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Pringle Bay, South Africa

The immediate area around Pringle Bay is certainly worthy of further exploration. If you can, try to visit the Drostersgat cave which is an adventure in itself to reach. Nearby Bettys Bay is home to a botanical garden and penguin colony, both of which are worth spending time at. Whilst you are there, you could also visit the old whaling station and art gallery. If you have the use of a hire car, then a trip out into the countryside would be a good idea, and you could visit some of the many vineyards scattered throughout the region.

Weather in Pringle Bay, South Africa

When compared to the UK, the seasons are reversed in South Africa, and so you will need to plan your holiday in Pringle Bay accordingly. November through to April are the warmest months, and whilst the averages are 23 degrees Celsius, it can get as high as 30 degrees. Rainfall during this period is negligible. May to November sees the coolest months, and averages are at 13 degrees, although lows of zero can be experienced. Rainfall is heavier with over 60mm of rain falling per month.

Travel to Pringle Bay, South Africa

The nearest airport to your self catering accommodation in Pringle bay is at Cape Town (CPT). Travellers from the UK should keep in mind that the flight out here is quite lengthy, although both British Airways and Virgin Atlantic offer very comfortable flights from London Heathrow (LHR). You may wish to hire a car at the airport on arrival in order to have independence of mobility during your holiday in Pringle Bay.

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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Wonderful home steps away from beach

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Home has amazing views, is very spacious and nicely furnished. We loved the beach and collected lots of cool shells. Gordon's bay is a lovely town, close to the wine farms, great shops and 45 min from Cape Town.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      south africa 2017

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      our stay was part of a 3 week holiday touring South Africa the final 10 days being spent at Cardamom House in Gordons Bay. This is a very picturesque and unique house very well equiped and in a wonderful location. the views are superb and sundowners are wonderful on the balcony . Plenty of room and I cannot thing of anything that is missing. Highly recommended with only one drawback. This house is built on a steep slope and can only be accessed by using the many steps. People with limited mobility would have difficulty, in particular the steps down the side of the house are made of rough stone and are uneven making the trip up and down to the beach and local resturant needing care. This is the one and only critisism that can be made. A wonderful house
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017