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The top, must-visit beaches in the city.

Cape Town is known for its beautiful beaches. Thousands of people flock to the city in the summer to visit and enjoy the sun, sand and water. We are lucky enough to have a few of them right at our door step.

Our top 7 beaches to visit:

Clifton is actually a set of 4 beaches: Clifton 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th. It is the perfect wind-free spot to lay out, swim and watch
the sun set.

Camps Bay
Camps Bay beach is one of South Africa’s most popular spots and largest white sand beach in Cape Town. The beach is the perfect place to lay out and sip on cocktails at one of the many restaurants and bars along the beach front.

Llandudno is a fairly quiet, secluded and cold watered beach that is popular with both surfers and body boarders. It is a wind-protected beach that is perfect for sundowners and sun-set pictures.

Boulders Beach
Boulders is made up of several small beaches separated by giant boulders. The beach is home to a colony of African penguins and provides a unique place to sun tan while penguins waddle along the beach in their natural habitat.

Long Beach, Kommetjie
Long beach is perfect for soaking up the sun, catching some waves and walking dogs. A very popular spot with the local surf community, come rain or shine there will always be surfers in the water. The beach is also home to a ship wreck which ran aground in the 1900s. the ship wreck is a popular tourist visit that can be reached by a 40-minute walk.

Muizenberg beach is perfect for kids, surfers and families alike. It has a reputation for being one of the best places to learn how to surf, with many surf schools close by. It is also well-known for its variety of restaurants along the beach front.

St James Beach
With its colourful beach huts, St James beach is one of the most photographed beaches in Cape Town. Although small, the beach has large tidal and rock pools making the experience perfect for kids and families.

What would be better than owning a unique tote bag with the name your favourite beach printed on! Pure Designer Products has designed and printed the names of several popular Cape Town beaches onto canvas tote bags. If your favourite beach isn’t mentioned on one of our tote bags, feel free to contact us for a custom design at

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