Stony Point Penguin Colony, Betty's Bay

4.8
#1 of 38 in Parks in Overberg District
Stony Point Penguin Colony offers a glimpse into the everyday life of an endearing flightless bird. Once a station for harvesting and processing whale meat, this reserve now represents a haven for different animal species, including cormorants, hyraxes, and lizards. Should you need to rest, one of the nearby cafes will treat you to a quick snack and a refreshing drink. Use our Betty's Bay online holiday planner to visit Stony Point Penguin Colony on your trip to Betty's Bay, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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4.7
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  • We’ve visited here before but as we were on our way to Cape Town from Hermanus we thought we’d visit here. It only costs R25pp (£1.40) which is a bargain and the money goes towards...  more »
  • Loads of penguin and dassies really enjoyed it.Good viewing platform to view the birds including a flock of cormarants.  more »
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  • Beautiful spot to observe penguin mating area. Lots of penguins up close with very few tourists.
  • Nice place to watch penguins. In our opinion it is nicer than boulders beach because there are not so many people and more penguins.
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