Green Point, Cape Town

Green Point, Cape Town view

The Atlantic Seaboard, often referred to as Cape Town's 'Riviera,' extends from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront to Hout Bay along the west side of the Cape Peninsula. It encompasses various upscale suburbs such as Mouille Point, Green Point, Sea Point, Fresnaye, Bantry Bay, Clifton, Camps Bay, Bakoven, Llandudno, and Hout Bay, offering a range of accommodation options with easy access to renowned beaches. Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains surrounding the City Bowl, Green Point is a vibrant suburb that offers a unique blend of residential and business environments. The area is characterized by a mix of tall modern hotels and compact historical homes, creating a diverse and dynamic atmosphere. One of Green Point's most notable features is its proximity to the V&A Waterfront, one of Cape Town's premier tourist destinations. The waterfront is home to a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, making it a hub of activity for both residents and visitors alike. Green Point is also famous for its stadium, which was built for the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ and has since become a landmark in the area. Green Point is bordered by the lively suburb of Sea Point, and together they offer an unrivaled nightlife scene. The area boasts a variety of bars, clubs, and restaurants, ensuring that there is always something to do after dark. The combination of its coastal location, vibrant atmosphere, and convenient access to amenities makes Green Point a highly desirable place to live and visit in Cape Town. Sporting activities like running on the Sea Point promenade, swimming at the public pool, surfing along the coastline, and golfing in Green Point are popular.