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Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Gordons Bay, South Africa, Your Home Away From Home

Located in The Western Cape province of South Africa, Gordons Bay is a town that is able to trace its heritage as far back as the 18th century. Your Gordons Bay holidays may well reveal that this settlement was named after a Dutch/Scottish explorer called Robert Jacob Gordon. There is a good selection of self catering villas in the area and many of these will have views of the Hottentots-Holland Mountains on one side, and the gorgeous sea on the other.

Things to Do on Holiday in Gordons Bay, South Africa

On your Gordons Bay holidays, it is best to head towards the Old Harbour for the most attractions to enjoy. Here you will find a perfect beach to relax on and there should also be numerous watersports to get involved in. Your on holiday now, so there really is no excuse to get involved. The area is surrounded by some truly idyllic mountains and these provide ideal hiking opportunities and a chance to catch some South African flora and fauna in its natural habitat. These mountains are also where you will find the Steenbras Dam. 

Places to Visit on Holiday in Gordons Bay, South Africa

Whilst on your Gordons Bay holidays you really must grab at the chance to visit Table Mountain National Park. This is home to two of the best tourist attractions in all of Africa: the awesome Table Mountain itself and the most southerly point of the continent - The Cape of Good Hope. Apart from the often unique wildlife that is protected through the establishment of this park, there are a number of other attractions to fill your time. The Table Mountain Cableway is an absolute godsend in sparing you from a particularly gruelling ascent to the top of the mountain. Do find the time for this as the views of Cape Town from the top are well worth it. Boulders Beach is another popular destination and this is where you can actually catch sight of a colony of penguins.

Weather in Gordons Bay, South Africa

Being located close to the coast, Gordons Bay holidays typically bask in a Mediterranean-style climate. This sees temperatures reaching into the high twenties degrees Celsius during their summer (December to January); Wintertime (June to August) will not see any very low temperatures, in fact, expect day highs to stay in the teens degrees Celsius. Rainfall is quite evenly spread throughout the year, but the area does enjoy a high number of sunny days annually.

Travel to Gordons Bay, South Africa

Your Gordons Bay holidays will likely start by you arriving at Cape Town International Airport (CPT) and this is conveniently close (around 35 miles/ 55km) to all of the self catering accommodation in the area. You have a choice of airlines offering flights to this part of South Africa and these include British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, South African Airlines and KLM. It is most likely that your flight will depart from London Heathrow (LHR).

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                                                                    We have a lovely stay at Villa Lucca. The view from the villa is magnificent, day & night!!!. Our host has thought of everything to make our stay comfortable. It's truly a home away from home. Would definitely stay when we are next in Gordon's Bay.
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                                                                    The house is ideal for all ages and adapts well to just a couple or to a larger group. It had everything we needed & more and has a warm enveloping feeling which greatly contributed to our family holiday. We are sad to leave!
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