Originally established around the whaling station, it is now a large, beautiful home. There’s lots to explore, all within walking distance.
Water’s Edge Coffee and Gelato Kiosk, 130m. This delightful little ‘hole in the wall’ kiosk offers the best home-made gelato, cappuccino and expresso to take-away. Buy one on your way to or from the beach, and enjoy it as you stroll around this great neighbourhood.
Afrika Penguin Curios and Coffee Shop, 80m. If you prefer to sit down and have a coffee, this delightful little establishment offer light meals, delicious cakes and a choice of interesting curios.
Sophea Gallery and Tibetan Teahouse, 270m. This well-known establishment in False Bay offers delicious vegetarian and vegan meals, a gallery of Tibetan and local spiritual art and artefacts, and meditation sessions. http://www.sopheagallery.co.za
Warrior Toy Museum and Collectors’ Shop +27 (0) 21 7861395
Art Galleries and Antique Shops, 270m – 18km. The incredible history and natural beauty of Simon’s Town makes it a natural home for antique shops and art galleries. Informal and formal exhibitions pop up frequently, and add to the experience of visiting permanent establishments in the area, including: