Welcome to Cactus Lodge
SPACIOUS 5 BEDROOM FULLY-EQUIPPED SELF-CATERING ACCOMMODATION IN BETTY’S BAY.
Nestled between the Kogelberg Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean, the lodge lies between two fresh water lakes which are part of the Grootwitvlei Bird Sanctuary. This is a bird lover’s paradise with weavers and sunbirds making a colourful display.
Only an hour’s drive from Cape Town, Betty’s Bay is a picturesque seaside village situated along the scenic Clarence Drive Route between Pringle Bay and Kleinmond.
The town falls within the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, the smallest but richest in variety of the six floral kingdoms in the world. At the HAROLD PORTER BOTANICAL GARDENS IN BETTY’S BAY, one can view some of 7700 plant species found in FYNBOS. This includes restios, ericas and proteas. Cactus Lodge was aptly named after the huge variety of succulents which flourish in the area.
BETTY’s BAY is home to a colony of Jackass PENGUINS which reside at Stony Point. Here visitors can watch these fascinating birds in their natural environment. One of the great attractions of BETTY’S BAY is the beautiful, unspoilt BEACHES. Silversands and Hangklip dunes lie to the west of Stony Point offering a beach of over 4km and great kite surfing opportunities. The beach is also good for picnics, swimming and surfing. Main Beach in BETTY’S BAY is a popular SURFING destination. However, Jock’s Bay and Shelley Beach offer better paddling and shell collecting for kids.
Sporting and leisure activities in and around BETTY’S BAY, include: KYAKING, MOUNTAIN TRAILS AND HIKES, SANDBOARDING, HORSE RIDING, FISHING, SNORKELLING and SCUBA DIVING, WHALE WATCHING, GOLF and a BEAUTY and HEALTH SPA at the ARABELLA.
There are also various PUBS, COFFEE SHOPS, RESTAURANTS and PIZZERIAS in BETTY’s BAY and in the vicinity.
At Cactus Lodge, you have an ideally situated, comfortable and welcoming base from which to explore and enjoy all that Betty’s Bay has to offer.