Situated halfway between Vredenburg and Saldanha Bay, Jacobsbaai is an isolated, traditional Cape West Coast village with rocky and sandy bays, cosy beaches and lime-washed houses. 

The scenes here look like they’re straight out of a movie.

Two kilometres of sea frontage delivers the well-known Jacobsbaai mussel, abalone, crayfish and fishing delights. Each year in spring, the wildflowers explode into a profusion of colour, earning the town its nickname of “Namaqualand by the Sea”.

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