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Plettenberg Bay

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As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors. The town's location near the Garden Route provides for numerous scenic drives and day trips, which can fill up your entire Plettenberg Bay holiday. Whale watching, cruises, visits to Robberg Nature Reserve, and a variety of water-related activities provide additional options suited to any Plettenberg Bay itinerary. Plettenberg Bay is in Western Cape. Plan your tour of Plettenberg Bay and South Africa travel itinerary using our South Africa trip itinerary planning website.
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Where to stay in Plettenberg Bay

You won't have trouble finding a place to stay in Plettenburg Bay, as the popular beachfront town boasts an impressive selection of accommodation options. The scenic coastline is lined with lodgings, from trendy boutique hotels, to guesthouses and bed and breakfasts. Farther inland, you'll find a number of budget-friendly hostels, lodges, and campsites. Private rental properties abound in Plettenburg Bay and range from chalets and bungalows, to stately villas.
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