The around Somerset
West is one of the exceptional and most varied area in the world !!
Mediterranean climate, wonderful summer with minimum on rainfall.
A fresh sea breeze makes hot summer days with over 30
Even on sunny winter days the temperature rises up to over
The region is malaria free.
Through out the whole year the nature shows all the
abundance of colour and perfection. Especially from September to October the
spring flowers seem to explode in a firework of colour.
There are many botanical gardens, nature reserves with
hundreds of different Erica and Protea, with lots of bird viewing.
Small and big national parks and overwhelming mountains like
the with it’s tablecloth or the
Twelve Apostles and the Cedarberg.
During the month of August until October the costal region
around the is home of the whales. On
different places it is possible to view - very close - the mothers with new
born whale babies.
From the KaapsePracht it is easy to reach not only the West
Coast or – the most southerly point of
South Africa, even the and many many other interesting excursions
can be made.