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Zandvlei Recreational Park
Address: Promenade Road, Muizenberg
Opening hours: Daily from 08:00 to 18:00 in summer (Sep - Mar)
Daily from 07:00 to 17:00 in winter (Apr - Aug)
Size: 254 hectares
Entrance: Free

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Zandvlei Park is an open water wetland, river system and estuary near Muizenberg on the False Bay coast. The park is bordered by Lakeside, Muizenberg and Marina da Gama residential areas.

Zandvlei Park is used for a variety of recreational activities that include canoeing, sailing, windsurfing and fishing. Some of its shores are grassed areas, equipped in places with braai and picnic spots with ample space to relax and unwind. This park offers a fun outing for children and adults, water sport enthusiasts and nature lovers.

Alongside the park Zandvlei Resort offers chalets, caravan and camping facilities.


  • Open water wetland
  • River system
  • Estuary


  • Play equipment
  • Grassed area
  • Public toilets
  • Benches
  • Braai facilities
  • Sailing / boating
  • Cycling allowed
  • Dogs on leashes allowed
  • Parking
  • Fenced off / enclosed area
  • Water feature

Contact Park


Zandvlei Park Facility Management Office

Tel: 021 444 1207 (Mon - Fri, 07:30 - 16:00) 

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