• Fish Hoek Beach Sunrise in Winter Holidays

June/July Winter Holidays in Fish Hoek at Seaside Cottages

Posted on Wed May 29, 2024.

School holidays are approaching! The long June-July winter holidays promise plenty to do for families with children in the Southern Peninsula.

Step into the lively charm of Fish Hoek this coming mid-year holiday and discover a seaside gem promising superb beach accommodation and plenty to do. Stay in the delightful self-catering comfort of Seaside Cottages for complete peace of mind and immediate access to all kinds of beach, ocean, and mountain activities.

If you are looking for Fish Hoek accommodation this winter holiday in July, look no further than Seaside Cottages! Find attractive self-catering chalets in a convenient holiday resort a few steps from Fish Hoek Beach. Special school holiday packages and the best rates for families and friends are packed with exciting activities and places to see. Eat fresh fish and chips on the white sandy beaches and sip freshly ground coffee from the local yacht club. Surf the waves, learn how to kayak, and set off on a whale-watching boat cruise.

Nestled in False Bay, a 45-minute drive from Cape Town, Fish Hoek is a top pick for family vacations, romantic escapes, and group getaways. Winter holidays in Cape Town simply must include a few nights at Seaside Cottages. Special deals, gorgeous sunsets, and incredible cuisine await the aspiring visitor on holiday in Fish Hoek!

The June and July school holidays offer plenty of time to escape routines and stroll picture-perfect beaches. Try international cuisine at various local restaurants, and book ocean explorations on boats or in wetsuits! Did you know that Fish Hoek is the kayaking and canoeing capital of the Southern Peninsula? Find mind-blowing snorkelling and free diving opportunities in aqua bays and coves around Glencairn and Simonstown.

Surf Sports for All Ages in Fish Hoek

Family Fun in Fish Hoek this Winter Holiday

When it comes to family-friendly destinations, Fish Hoek shines. The best place to stay is Seaside Cottages where self-catering chalets offer fabulous family escapes in green gardens with close access to trains, buses, and hikes. Cape Town offers endless activities to keep the kids busy, but the Deep South adds a sprinkle of magic. Dive into culture and history, watch penguins, whales and dolphins, trek mountain trails, and enjoy bird watching. With a mix of friendly faces from diverse backgrounds, Fish Hoek is a playground for adventure seekers, coffee aficionados, and beach lovers.

Why We Adore Fish Hoek Holidays

  • It’s stunningly beautiful.
  • The beach is legendary.
  • Exploring the Peninsula is a treat.
  • Penguins are practically your neighbours.
  • Learn about the rich history at the local museum and library.
  • Enjoy a plethora of ocean activities, hikes, and sports.

Affordable Winter Holiday Fun in Cape Town This July

Looking for affordable family activities during the July school holidays? Let’s dive into the top 10 budget-friendly things to do in Cape Town this winter. From thrilling outdoor adventures to casual explorations, there’s something for everyone to enjoy without breaking the bank.

  • Surfing at Muizenberg Beach - a blast for beginners and intermediate surfers. You can catch your first wave or boost your skills with structured weekly lessons from internationally qualified instructors. Available on Saturdays and Sundays for adults and kids, it’s perfect for family fun during the school holidays. The warm waters and sandy beaches provide a safe learning environment and surf schools ensure top-notch safety standards.

  • Boulders Beach – the top beach in Cape Town where you can swim with penguins and snorkel around huge boulders for hours.
  • Silvermine Nature Reserve and Wetland – hike around the wetland at Clovelly or hike the mountain paths above Noordhoek. Fynbos, views and solitude in nature.
  • Woolley’s, St James and Glencairn Tidal Pools – swim at sunrise with the early birds! Then get a hot coffee in Kalk Bay and stroll to the harbour.
  • Elsie’s Peak – a short and satisfying hike between Fish Hoek and Glencairn with 360 views towards Cape Point, Muizenberg and Noordhoek. Take coffee to spend time birding.
  • Peer’s Cave – walk up to these ancient caves from Fish Hoek Sports Fields and feel the spirits of ancient tribes.
  • Trappieskop – a lovely accessible hike above the Silvermine Wetland that ends in Kalk Bay. Caves, views and proteas.
  • Scratch Patch – find some gorgeous gemstones to take home and learn about each one.

The June-July winter holidays are a time for family fun in Fish Hoek.

Pack those bags and book a few days at Seaside Cottages on the beach.