Western Cape Accommodation
Beachwalker's Cottage in Paternoster
Beachwalker's Cottage in Paternoster
Entrance to the cottage
Entrance to the cottage
View from the balcony
View from the balcony
Balcony with Braai
Balcony with Braai
Kitchen which forms part of the openplan lounge area
Kitchen which forms part of the openplan lounge area
Openplan lounge area
Openplan lounge area
Openplan lounge area which lead onto the enclosed balcony area
Openplan lounge area which lead onto the enclosed balcony area
Bedroom #2 with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom #2 with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom #2 - 2 single beds which can be converted into a king-size bed
Bedroom #2 - 2 single beds which can be converted into a king-size bed
Bedroom #2
Bedroom #2
Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom
En-suite bathroom to main bedroom with bath & shower
En-suite bathroom to main bedroom with bath & shower

Mosselbank Street, Paternoster, West Coast, Western Cape, South Africa
Ilanda & M.B. Van Zyl
Local Tel:
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Beachwalker's Cottage Self Catering Accommodation In Paternoster

150kms north of Cape Town. Built December 2004 to the traditional West Coast style, tastefully appointed. Spacious and welcoming. 80 metres from beach. Accommodates 1 to 4 people.

2 bedrooms: 1 bedroom with kingsize bed (en-suite bathroom - bath with shower) and 1 bedroom with 2 single beds that can be converted to a kingsize bed (en-suite bathroom - shower).
Fully equipped kitchen/dining. Lounge with full DSTV, card not required. Sea views.
Outside patio with braai, beautiful sea and bay views.
All linen & towels provided except for beach towels.
No smoking in bedrooms.
No pets.
No Children.

Things to do:
Play, kite, surf or take walks on the 8 kms of beautiful bay curved beach. Sample the seafood cuisine of the local restaurants and hotel. In season buy the famous Paternoster 'red gold' crayfish from the local fishermen. Experience the magical, across the bay sunsets of Paternoster. Book a deep-sea ski boat or traditional boat fishing trip. Dive training and dive trips can be arranged, as can crayfishing trips in season. Book sea kayaking trips accompanied by experienced kayaking guides. The trips are an excellent way to experience the beautiful coastline and wildlife such as seals, whales, dolphins and a variety of sea birds, including the endangered oystercatcher. Columbine Nature Reserve, a mere 5 kms away, boasts an amazing display of wild flowers from July to October. Tieties Bay is also within the Nature Reserve and has some of the finest West Coast beaches among its rugged coastline. Tour Cape Columbine, the last manned lighthouse built on the South African coast. West Coast Fossil Park is well worth a visit. One can see the fossils and read about extinct animals such as the African Bear, sabre-tooth cats, giant ostrich, a species of elephant and many more. Take an easy car trip to well-known vineyards and sample the many excellent wines on offer. View the Southern Right Whale from the beach, March to November, or take a 3-hour boat trip from Port Owen to the Berg River.

About Paternoster
Legend has it that ship wrecked Portuguese sailors who, on landing safely on the beach, offered up the prayer "Patre Nostre". Hence the name of our village "Paternoster" meaning "Our Father".

Paternoster is situated about 150 km North of Cape Town on the R27 and 15 km from Vredenburg. The picturesque village is set in a beautiful bay with the architecture strongly influenced by the white cottage fishermen style. The local fishermen still enjoy their trade, launching their fleet of small craft from the beaches as the license regulations allow. A happy few hours can be spent greeting the boats as they land on the beach laden with fish of the season. For some, the best time is spent with the fishermen bartering for fish or crayfish

Payment Options:
Cash on arrival
EFT / Bank Transfer
Sorry, Credit cards not accepted

beach (less than 500m)
car hire (less than 20km)
DSTV in communal area
electric blankets
heaters in unit
laundry facilities (less than 2km)
lock-up safe
parking all onsite
tea / coffee making facilities
Beachwalker's Cottage
Mosselbank Street, Paternoster, West Coast, Western Cape, South Africa
Ilanda & M.B. Van Zyl
Local Tel:
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