To do in pringle bay

Hit the beach, go fishing, crayfishing.

But when the wind blows......

Harold Porter Botanical Gardens:

Approximately 9km from the entrance to Pringle

Lovely short walks for old and young alike. Disa kloof is an easy walk and a great place to be when the wind is blowing in Pringle Bay. Visit their website at for further information

Kogelberg Nature Reserve

+- 17kms from entrance to Pringle Bay
For all you hiking fanatics, Kogelberg Nature Reserve is a great place to go hiking with both one and two day hikes. For more information contact CapeNature on +27 (0)21 659 3500 or visit the CapeNature ( website. There is also a mountain bike trail for those who prefer wheels.

Penguins at Stony Point

Visit the penguin colony at Stony point in Betty's Bay.   Easily accessible and signposted from the road to Betty's Bay. Read this article

Play Golf

Arabella, approximately 35km from Pringle bay, is one of the country's top golf courses. The hotel also hosts a magnificent spa and restaurant. Contact them on 028 284 0000.

Kleinmond also hosts an 18 hole course (left off the main road at the Spar shop) Contact them at 028 271 3525

Palmiet River

There is a great spot protected from the wins and great for kids to swim just below the bridge on the way to kleinmond,  Park on the left just after crossing the bridge and it is a short walk to picnic on the rock below. 

Sandboarding in Betty's Bay

You can get the required permits and hire the sand-boards at Jackazz (028 272 9080) n the Village centre just behind the BP filling station in Betty's Bay.  The dunes on the Hangklip mountain are excellent for this sport.


The peak just behind Kleinmond have some great sport climbing routes and bouldering.  Just a 20 min walk up from the parking at the Palmiet river..


Browse the local art / craft shops and markets

Take a morning to browse the craft and bric-a-brac shops stopping for coffee or lunch at one of the charming restaurants in Kleinmond's Harbour Road or one of the many in Betty's Bay main rd.

Further afield you should take a drive to Hermanus where High streeet has a host of art galleriries and shops such as Art Thirst

Pamper yourself

Go for a massage at one of the local spots.  Inner edge at Pringle Mingle Tel: 082 904 8224.

Wine Tasting

A short drive will take you to the wines of Hermanus and Stanford to the south and Stellenbosch to the north.