Find Love on the Cape West Coast

It’s never too late to find love on the Cape West Coast!

If you’re looking for a romantic getaway with your partner this February, look no further than West Coast Way. Whether you want to explore the beautiful scenery together or spend time on the beach in one of the many coastal towns, there is something for every couple. The area has a lot to offer couples wanting to get away for a romantic weekend or even longer. We’ve put together six specially-themed routes, which let visitors explore the best attractions while driving through stunning scenery along the Cape West Coast.

  • Culture Route

  • Foodie Route

  • Tractor Route

  • Berg Route

  • Wild Route

  • Cape Way Route

Romantic stays

There’s honestly nothing like a country escape to rejuvenate your spirits, and the West Coast is the ideal setting to unwind, relax and reconnect with the one you love. Explore the charms of romance at Vensterklip Guest Farm and Restaurant this Valentine’s Day. This relaxing stay is situated on the West Coast route to Lamberts Bay; look out for their signage along the road and drive in at The Rooi Stoor farm stall for a very interesting Weskus experience.

Find Love at Vensterklip, Elands Bay

How about letting the month of love begin with a romantic getaway to Lambert’s Bay?

 Find Love on Bird Island, Lamberts Bay

The coastal town is known as the “Diamond of the West Coast” because of its white beaches, wildlife and lobsters. Treat BAE to open-air restaurants, seafood, wine and Weskus beaches. The Lamberts Bay Beachfront B&B is located right on the water’s edge, so you can wake up to the sounds of the sea and enjoy a salty sea breeze. Here you can start your day off by being served a hearty breakfast and end it with long walks on the beach and exploring the town on foot.

Glamping And Game Drives At Thali Thali Game Lodge

Thali Thali Game Lodge has the most immaculate sunsets and is also the perfect place to say I do, so why not make your wedding even more extraordinary with a West Coast Way road trip? If you’re looking for an escape to nature, Thali Thali Game Lodge is your must-visit destination! This game/ nature reserve is family-friendly and has a restaurant and bar that will gladly cater for your big day.

If you can hear wanderlust and a beach holiday calling, then Wamakersvlei Beach Farm is the spot for you and your beloved! Experience the ultimate serenity at this private beach farm that offers rustic-chic accommodation. Put on your trail shoes, grab your binoculars, and head on down to Dwarskersbos to explore 400 hectares of unspoiled nature by foot or mountain bike.

Disa Lodge: Your Down-To-Earth Accommodation In Darling

There’s no place like Darling for an easy, slow, fun getaway along the Cape West Coast. Stay in cosy accommodation at Disa Lodge and enjoy the beautiful small town and mountain surroundings at your leisure. Situated in the old part of the quaint town, on a quiet street lined with lovely trees, guests can experience an easy-going stay at this B&B.

West Coast Wonders has a collection of breathtaking sights, unique experiences and the best beaches. Take a West Coast Way road trip and explore the wonders of summer love. Spend the weekend with your significant other as you unwind at Steenbokfontein Farm and recharge your souls in the heart of the Weskus. The atmosphere is tranquil and uplifting, making it excellent for walks. These walks can include visiting interesting and historical sites like Simon se Klip. Visitors can also come across impressive caves that were once inhabited by the Khoi San, who left amazing rock art of daily life about 8 000 years ago.

 Romantic experiences

Is your nearest and dearest’s love language gift-giving? If so, Studio 46 in Bloubergstrand has you sorted. Start your road trip off with a visit to this art/ jewellery gallery on Stadler Road to find the perfect piece of art or jewellery (inspired by West Coast nature) for your better half.

Maybe you’re in the mood for a wine-and-dine experience. Hit the road and make your way to Groote Post, upon the Darling hills. This local wine farm is the ultimate spot for great food, wine, farm drives, and beautiful scenery. If you’re looking for something more laid-back and casual, Darling Brew is definitely the spot for you. Get a taste of Southern Africa when you crack open one of Darling Brew’s craft beers and try their mouth-watering menu.

There’s no doubt that Bokkomlaan should be one of your main stops when you hit the road with West Coast Way. Situated in the Bergrivier, a region that shines with its diverse landscape, unique biodiversity, and natural beauty, you’re sure to have a fulfilling visit.

Pop in at Columbine Co. for a beautifully roasted coffee, take a romantic cruise with Cracklin’ Rosie River Tours and satisfy all your tummy’s cravings at Ek en Djy Vissery.

For the adrenaline junky couples, a day spent at Skydive Cape Town is just what you need to experience a rush like no other. Situated just outside Melkbosstrand, you can experience the ultimate view of South Africa’s best scenery from above before hitting the road further into the West Coast.

If you want something different from the usual tourist destinations, then consider visiting one of our destinations, where you will experience an authentic Weskus experience while enjoying some peace and quiet away from busy city life! Whether you’re planning a romantic getaway with your partner or want some quality time out with friends or family this Valentine’s Day – we have so many destinations waiting just for YOU!

West Coast Way Is South Africa’s Road Trip With The Most Twists

Explore the Cape West Coast by planning a self-drive trip or book a guided tour for a nature and adventure-filled Cape West Coast holiday.

Road-Trip-Southern-Africa-West-Coast-Way-Routes Find a 101+ things to see and do on the West Coast Way: Enjoy wine, craft beer, olives and Rooibos tea tastings, Weskus cuisine and braaivleis (barbecue), swing into Citrusdal with a zipline, go Cederberg bouldering, jump into natural (warm) pools, step onto cruises of lagoons and rivers, trek through nature reserves and a National Park, hop onto game drives, try the skill of archery and angling, get your adrenaline pumping with sand-boarding and quad-biking, go horse riding, learn about the San culture and Riel-dancing, do kite- and windsurfing, chill in your flip flops and do surfing, book a kayaking trip, go beach hopping, learn about bees, whales and listen to our birds in a twitcher’s paradise – all in South Africa’s wildflower reserve. For more information on the West Coast’s top places to go, road tripping, hikes, tours and trails, explore or call West Coast Way on 0861 321 777.  Follow us on @WestCoastWaySA on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.


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