We are centrally situated just minutes away from Cape Town's major tourist attractions, Table Mountain, Stellenbosch and the Wine Routes, close to golf courses, Virgin Active Health Club close to hospitals, big corporate head offices, and also close to the N1 national road.
If you want some sand, sea and sun it's waiting for you "just over the Tygerberg Hill" thirty minutes drive away. Then on the Atlantic coast you'll find you're spoilt for choice with sundowners on the lawn in front of Blue Peter Hotel on Blouberg beach, or alternatively after a 40 minute drive you can land on the superb white stretch of Strand Beach on the other side of the Cape Peninsula ideal for swimming.
If gambling is your thing, Grand West Casino is only 20 minutes away, with ice skating on an Olympic size rink. Tygervalley, Sanlam Centre, N1 City, Canal Walk - paradise for shopaholics! All these centers have cinemas. The Bellville Velodrome periodically hosts concerts and exhibitions.
ATTRACTIONS IN BELLVILLE, DURBANVILLE & MORE
The renowned Sanlam Art Gallery
Voortrekker Road - Parow
Tel: +27 (0) 21 - 947 3359
Some of Cape Town's finest beaches are within 20 minute's drive time from Excellent Guest House (Blaauwberg, Milnerton and Melkbos). Clifton's famous beaches are a further 40 minute scenic drive and well worth a visit.
Durbanville surrounds offers ideal birding opportunities.
CAPE HUNT & POLOCROSSE
The Equestrian Centre
Tel: 021 9763968
GRAND WEST CASINO, Inner City Sun International Casino Complex and entertainment centre.
Durbanville Craft Market - takes place on the first Saturday of the month as well as every Saturday during the December festive season.
Kenridge Craft Market - see website for dates.
DURBANVILLE NATURE RESERVE
This reserve, in the heart of Durbanville, is unique in that it is situated in an entirely endangered veld type. Nature lovers will find species of Renosterveld Coastal fynbos and Mountain fynbos side by side. Rare and endangered species like Aristea lugens and Serruria Brownii are found here. This is a birdwatcher's paradise, with unusual species that thrive in this combination veld. Picnicking is permissible and guided walks can be organised.
CONTACT: Rust & Vrede 021 - 970 3174
BELL'S GOLF ACADEMY - 021 - 9485673
BELLVILLE GOLF COURSE - 021 913 3100
DEVONVALE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 888 4735
DURBANVILLE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 975 4834
ERINVALE GOLF COURSE - 021 - 847 1144
West Coast Ostrich Ranch - 20 minute drive from Durbanville with a restaurant, curio shop, leather factory, tea garden and playground for the kids.
Entertainment and theme park. Fun for the entire family. Restaurants and stalls.
RUST & VREDE ART GALLERY
History & Culture Art Gallery
10 Wellington Road
Tel +27 21 9764691
OPEN: Mon - Fri: 09:00 - 17:00
OPEN: Saturday: 08:30 - 12:30
EXTREME FLIGHT ADVENTURE!!!! - The only civilian operator to offer supersonic flights in former military jets.
TYGERBERG NATURE RESERVE
The 278ha reserve in the Tygerberg Hills is situated in the extremely endangered West Coast Renosterveld type. From "The Viewpoint" in the reserve, the Cape Peninsula can be seen in all its splendour. Hiking trails named after animals, cover 7680m and can comfortably be walked in 2 hours.
Specialising in the breeding of rare and endangered wildlife. Approximately 150 enclosures of antelope, birds, zebra, reptiles, chimpanzees and more.
The biggest multipurpose indoor venue and sports facility in the city with the only international Indoor Cycling Track in the Western Cape. Often a great venue for international rock performances.
Tel: +27 (0) 21 949 7450