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Our favourite restaurants in the Helderberg area

With the Helderberg mountains in our backyard and the beach in our front yard, our spot in Strand not only offers a stunning setting for a family holiday, but also some interesting opportunities for culinary adventures. From fine dining restaurants with panoramic mountain views to laid-back family restaurants on the beach, the culinary scene in […]

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Improve your chances of seeing whales this season

If you’re interested in whale watching, you probably know that there are many whale hotspots from Strand all the way past Hermanus. But whales come and go as they please. How can you increase your chances of seeing them this whale season? Why not try a whale watching day trip? Wake up after a fantastic […]

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Win a weekend for you and 7 friends!

Win a weekend away in a beachfront villa!  Strand Beach Lodge is having a Facebook photo competition! Take a snap and stand the chance of winning a weekend away in a beachfront villa for you and 7 friends.  To enter the competition all you have to do is post a photo of you and your […]

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Why not try… wine tasting in the Helderberg area?

While the most well-known wine estates are in Franschhoek and Stellenbosch, the Helderberg area has some historic and undiscovered gems for the wine aficionado. Vergelegen, for example, is one of the oldest and most prestigious wine farms in South Africa. Their award-winning wines, impressive grounds and historical buildings all make up part of a 300 […]

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