"The Republic of Houtbaai" Houtbaai by Jenniflower

Houtbaai Travel Guide: 10 reviews and 14 photos

Hout Bay is English for 'Houtbaai', and it is affectionately called a 'Republic' as it is out of the way to other places, you have to go through, up or over mountains to reach her! There is a busy harbour and fishing industry here, as well as posh homes, along with a sprawling township.

Full of character, arty and crammed with charm.

Welcome to Hout Bay! :)

  • Intro Written Jul 5, 2007
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  • sourbugger's Profile Photo
    Sep 5, 2009 at 12:57 PM

    had to rate this as i am in a 'reception' now, taking time out from my sister-in-law's do. belated congrats, btw.

  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    Jul 13, 2009 at 2:37 PM

    Wow, this village does have lots of wonderful character. Those tress are so lovely. Nice page!

  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo
    Apr 22, 2009 at 3:57 PM

    I know that church! What a great place to have been married in! For us , fish & chips at Hout Bay Harbour were a usual Sunday pastime. Love the village (er...Republic)

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