Sonnekus Guest House / The Attractions

The Attractions

Sonnekus accommodation attractions in the area

There are many things to do and see, in and around Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula.


Some of the most beautiful beaches in the world can be found here, and the mild, all year climate makes The Cape a wonderful place to be all year round.


Here are just a few of the attractions that can be found.


The Beaches

Cape Town boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.


White sands, temperate waters and moderate all year climate make just about any day a beach day.


Table Mountain

This revolving cable car gives spectacular views of Cape Town and surroundings.


On top of the mountain there are viewing decks as well as shops and you can also walk, use telescopes, take photos or eat at the restaurant.


Table Mountain has recently been voted one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World.

Table Mountain Cable Way

Nature Reserves

Many areas in and around Cape Town contain unique fauna and flora and have been set aside as nature reserves.


Spend some time getting to know the natural side of Cape Town by exploring these reserves.

Nature Reserves

Cape Point Nature Reserve

Situated at the Cape of Good Hope, Cape Point offers some of the most spectacular and world renowned views over a vast expance of ocean at this most south western point of Africa.


At this point the cold west-coast waters of the Atlantic Ocean meet the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.

Cape Point Nature Reserve

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Visit the world famous V&A Waterfront.


Loads of shops, restaurants, pubs, boat trips and other interesting things to do.

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront

Scenic Drives

Spend the day enjoying the beauty of the Cape Coast by taking a drive along the coastal roads, all the way from Cape Town to Cape Point, around False Bay to Cape Agulhas and onwards to Hermanus and beyond.


Stunning views!

Scenic Drives

Wine Routes

The Western Cape produces some of the finest vineyards and wines in the world.


Tour the farms and taste the wines from Constantia Valley, to Stellenbosch and the Boland.

Wine Routes

"The Mother City" of Cape Town

"The Mother City", Cape Town has many diverse entertainments available, ranging from monuments and museums, malls and open-air markets, cinemas and theatres to night clubs, pubs, restaurants and cafes, live music and much, much more.

The Mother City Cape Town

Robben Island

World famous (infamous) Robben Island in now a national museum.


Enjoy a boat trip to the island and a tour of the prison, mine and other island features of this historical place.

Robben Island