Upcoming Events & Calendar

Upcoming Events Freedom Day @ The Shed 27th April 2018 at 10:00 pm – 2:00 am The Shed Struisbaai, Struis Cres, Struis Bay, 7285, South Africa Celebrate Freedom Day at The Shed!Contact: 074 242 2642 First Sighting Tasting 28th April 2018 Wine Boutique, 101 Main Rd, L’Agulhas, 7287, South Africa Napier […]

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve (Part 2)

Threatening the Cape Vulture

The Cape Vulture threat  Being endemic to South Africa, the Cape Vulture faces multiple challenges in survival.  It is the human influence that places these birds on the list of endangered species. Here are three main threats to the Cape Vulture’s survival:  Cultural Threats  Some traditional cultures believe that the brain of the Cape Vulture carries medical healing powers, or the power […]

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve (Part 1)

The Cape Vulture

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve in the Cape Agulhas Region Cape Vulture at The De Hoop Collection Nature Reserve – This is one of the most iconic conservation areas in the Cape Agulhas region. For bird lovers especially, this area holds a treasure trove of bird species that lures bird […]

De Hoop Tented Camp

The De Hoop Tented Camp will operate from 22 September to 15 November 2017.https://t.co/LpmdRhRg0C…#PopUpCamps https://t.co/n5AVFpN4IC — Liza Smith (@popupcamps) August 25, 2017

De Hoop Nature Reserve is a must visit


 De Hoop Nature Reserve is an absolute dream to all the senses and a must be for your Bucket list! Only a short drive from Bredasdorp on the R319 towards Swellendam, and after about 6 kilometers you turn right at the signpost for De Hoop/Malgas/Infanta. Follow this very scenic gravel road […]

Potteberg Guest Farm

1 2 About Potteberg Guest Farm Enjoy elegant hospitality on a working farm in the Overberg. The ideal base from which to explore De Hoop Nature Reserve. – Self catering apartment  with private entrance.- Double bedroom and single bed in the living room.- Fully equipped kitchen: microwave, small stove, fridge, […]

De Hoop Collection

1 2 About De Hoop Collection Few other reserves offer as complete an outdoor experience as De Hoop – sea, sand dunes, the vlei, a floral sensation of rare fynbos plants, diverse antelope, and the Potberg Mountains. Birders observe wading birds on the shores of the vlei while the Potberg Mountains are home […]

De Hoop


About De Hoop De Hoop Nature Reserve is one of the largest natural reserves managed by Cape Nature. This nature reserve, which is 34 000 hectares, is a World Heritage Site and is a key conservation area in the Southern Hemisphere. Part of the reserve is a marine reserve, that stretches 5km […]

The Traveller

AllAccommodationArnistonBredasdorpDe HoopDe MondElimL'AgulhasNapierStruisbaaiSuiderstrand Iconic structure at the Southernmost Tip of Africa L’Agulhas Iconic structure at the Southernmost Tip of Africa The Easter holidays are upon us and for those of you that weren’t lucky enough to visit our beautiful area over the December holidays, you are in for a surprise! […]