Overview16 Mile Beach is a picturesque beach located in Swartland Local Municipality, South Africa. The beach stretches for 16 miles and boasts soft golden sand that extends for miles along the coastline
AmenitiesAmenities at the beach include bathroom access, picnic areas, and designated fire pits. Visitors are advised to take precautions while swimming as there are no lifeguards on duty.. .
ActivitiesThe beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, kite-surfing, and fishing
ParkingThere is a parking lot available at 16 Mile Beach, and parking is free of charge. However, visitors are advised to arrive early, especially during peak season, as parking can become limited.
Fun FactFun fact: 16 Mile Beach is a popular spot for beachcombing, and visitors often come to the beach to collect shells, driftwood, and other interesting items washed up on the shore.
AttractionsAttractions near 16 Mile Beach include the West Coast National Park, where visitors can see a variety of wildlife, including eland, bontebok, and over 200 bird species. Visitors can also enjoy hiking and exploring the stunning landscape of the West Coast.
RestaurantsThere are a few nearby restaurants where visitors can enjoy delicious seafood, including The Blue Bay Lodge, which offers a menu featuring fresh seafood caught daily by local fishermen. The Strandkombuis restaurant, situated on the beach, offers a unique dining experience, with breathtaking views of the coastline.
HotelsThere are a few nearby hotels to choose from, including the Blue Bay Lodge, which is located a short distance from the beach and offers comfortable rooms and suites with ocean views. The Darling Lodge Guest House is another option, offering a tranquil and peaceful setting, and is located approximately 20 miles from the beach.