Mossel Bay is the gateway to the Garden Route, situated halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. Beautiful Mossel Bay is a coastal village and harbor, and winner of the town of the year 2008.
The Garden Route showcases some of the country’s most sought-after, un-spoilt beaches, mountains, forests, eco tourism and has in recent times, burst onto the global arena as one of the most desirable tourist and leisure investment destinations proudly boasting a truly unparalleled lifestyle.
Mossel Bay is also a golfing hot spot, boasting Pinnacle Point Golf Estate which is ranked within the top ten in the world, and is in easy travelling distance from Fancourt, Pezula and Oubaai. Pinnacle Point brings you some of the country's most exclusive real estate, in a safe and secure environment. Estates homes, villas, lodges are all subtly integrated with the fabric of the golf course and the envelope of the nature reserve. Some of the features that define Pinnacle Point are the two secluded beaches that are ensconced on the four kilometers of dramatic Southern Cape coastline. There's also the land itself! With 400 hectares of indigenous fynbos and milkwood thicket, this plant kingdom creates a charm that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Mossel Bay's sun-drenched, north facing beaches, historic architecture and unique museums, working harbor, as well as numerous tourist attractions make it a veritable mecca for those in search of a Mediterranean type climate and lifestyle. It is a busy summer destination as well as an ideal winter retreat. It is blessed with a mild climate all-year, and boasts the second mildest climate in the world.
Mossel Bay has a well developed tourism infrastructure and offers endless opportunities for travelers. The medical facilities are amongst the top in the world and contribute to the appeal of the early retiree. Minimal crime, sought after schools, an airport within a 20 minute drive and a growing economy makes it an ideal town for the business entrepreneur to live and operate from.
Mossel Bay is synonymous with good weather - perfect for enjoying our beaches and the great outdoors. 24 km of sandy beaches - and that's just some of them. It's famous for its marlin, sole, mussels and oysters. Naturally aquatic sports are a prime attraction and the modern mooring facility makes it a haven for yachting enthusiasts. Surfing, power boating, extreme sports, deep sea fishing and shark cage diving are immensely popular. Other activities include whale watching, sailing, 4x4 trails, quad bikes, hiking, bungi jumping, bridge swings, mountain biking, hiking, a trip to the casino - the list goes on and on.
Property in Mossel Bay proudly boasts an unparalleled lifestyle option. It has seen excellent capital growth over the last number of years. Investors can look forward to sustained capital growth with confidence as development land is minimal and expansion options scares. An international standard of living is luring investors to this jewel, and property still hold exceptional value compared to other Garden Route towns that have grown far quicker.
Other Activities (but not limited to):
• Only 15km from Botlierskop Game Farm where you will see rhino, lion, buffalo, giraffe and over 20 different species of antelope.
• Fishing and bathing in river mouth and beaches
• Bungi Jumping at Gouritz Mouth Canyon.
• Shark cage diving.
• Visit the Crocodile and Ostrich Farms.
• Visit the Cango Caves.
• Play a game of golf at the renowned Fancourt Golf Course, George, Mossel Bay, Oubaai, Pinnacle Point and others.
• Eco-walks in our indigenous coastal fynbos. Our trail starts at the cottage.
• Sunset cruises.
• Visit the Dias Museum and model ship yard at Mosselbay
• Whale and dolphin watching (in season).
• Walk for miles along the unspoiled beaches