West Coast (South Africa) : Swartland : Yzerfontein
Yzerfontein is a fishing villlage on South Africa's Western Cape, which typifies the natural beauty and simplicity of the area. It is known for its west coast hospitality, sixteen mile beach, spring flowers and beautiful views.
From Cape Town take either the N7 highway and exit towards Darling or the more scenic R27 along the coast. Follow it until you find the turn-off to Yzerfontein. Passing the lime kilns you will see that there are three ways to go:
As the nearest airport is in Cape Town you will need to drive from there.
To buy properties in Yzerfontein can be painstaking as almost every known Property agent is stationed in this small little town, obviously pushing property prices to an artificial and unrealistic high level as each of the agents want a piece of the pie. Fortunately there are a few Property "Owner Developers" such as EMERALD DUNES INVESTMENTS Tel 082 2939 768 who offers newly build houses at " REPLACEMENT " COST, thus making properties available to buyers to serve as an immediate investment with immediate cash value to their property. <----I'm not sure if i aggree with this statement. It seems to very self serving and not really in line with the spirit of this website. Please keep the self promotion at bay. It is ever so transparent.
During the day-time, "the Droograk Deli" in Villa Fontana is a small but very efficient place to eat breakfast or lunch and offers a never to beat Sunday lunch . Enjoy your meal to be treated in personal attended service by owners Jan and Ida Visser.