he Eselfontein Guesthouse has breath-taking views of this 6th generation farm. Fully relax and rejuvenate or simply recharge, as there are plenty of...
Where is it?
Still Bay, also known as the Bay of Sleeping Beauty, is a town along the southern coast of South Africa about four hours by car from Cape Town.
It has a temperate climate and receives almost the same amount of rainfall in all four seasons, with peaks in autumn and spring. Temperature averages between 20° and 28° Celsius in the summer and between 12° and 20° Celsius in the winter. Rainfall is 639,2 mm per annum on average.
Still Bay is the perfect holiday destination where, thanks to the shallow bay, the clean extensive sandy beaches, (of which “Lappiesbaai” has Blue Flag status during the Dec – Jan holiday season) the lagoon and the 15 kilometres long navigable Goukou river, every kind of water-related activity can be undertaken: swimming, sunbathing, surfing, windsurfing, kite surfing, angling, walking, sailing, canoeing, boating and waterskiing.
Other sports e.g. golf, tennis, bowls, “jukskei”, squash, cycling, mountain biking, can also be played to one’s heart’s content.
It has all the necessary services such as medical and supply services which include three franchised grocery shops, many excellent restaurants and take-away food outlets, clothing shops, beauty salons, gift shops, hairdressers, sport shops.