L'AGULHAS PROPERTY FOR SALE - A BETTER LIFESTYLE
L’Agulhas is one of the most picturesque towns in the Western Cape, South Africa. This quaint little town sits at the Southernmost Tip of Africa, where the two oceans meet, and where you'll find the Cape Agulhas Lighthouse. Nature abounds and L'Agulhas is highly favoured in the property market, with many houses boasting magnificent sea views. The homeowners in L'Agulhas have an admirable lifestyle, and with the neighbouring towns of Struisbaai, Suiderstrand, Bredasdorp, Arniston and Napier, there is plenty to do in the area, which is part of the reason why many people choose to buy a home here. There is so much natural beauty surrounding the town that borders the Agulhas National Park, from the back of L'Agulhas to Suiderstrand and all the way to Elim.
The quaint village on the main road of L'Agulhas has several must visit restaurants and coffee shops as well as the iconic L'Agulhas Seafoods. During the school holidays or long weekends, it is packed – there are tables downstairs and upstairs as well as a takeaway shop - all waiting eagerly for their freshly fried Hake & Chips. If you're not a fan of seafood, you only have to walk a few meters across the road to find a pizza at Seagulls or filled pancakes at Potpourri, families love going to Gavin's Trattoria, Zuidste Kaap is famous for a delicious steak, and you will be delighted at the freshly baked rolls, ice cream and all your braai essentials at Agulhas Kaffee. L’Agulhas is also home to the most Southern School in Africa - Zoetendal Academy. It might be a small town but it has a vibrant community.
L'Agulhas, or Cape of Needles, due to the rocky shoreline, is legendary for its fantastic fishing. People travel from far to experience fishing from a boat leaving from Struisbaai Harbour. The more seasoned fishermen cast on the rocks past the Southernmost Tip of Africa.
Cape Agulhas Bowls Club sits at the top of L'Agulhas and was founded in the early 1990s. It is nestled against the lush green hills and many a beautiful day has been spent here, both by serious bowls fanatics, as well as enthusiastic supporters and bowling friends.
TIP OF AFRICA
The Southernmost Tip of Africa, where the two oceans meet, the Atlantic and the Indian Oceans, is easily accessible with a beautiful boardwalk from the Cape Agulhas Lighthouse, the second oldest working lighthouse in South Africa, to the ikon depicting the African continent.
L’Agulhas has a several tidal pool gems, are free and safe to use, and believe it or not, it is not just the kids who love frolicking in them. Enjoy them for cooling off after a hot day, swimming exercise, or exploring the amazing creatures that live and thrive in the rock pools.
L'Agulhas at the Southern Tip of Africa is littered with the wrecks of over 140 ships that met their fate. The Meisho Maru is one of the most photographed wrecks, and a favourite meeting place for family and friends. The sunsets at L'Agulhas will take your breath away.
L'Agulhas is the perfect place to be if you are a nature lover and adventurous family. The Agulhas National Park is situated at the Southernmost Tip of Africa and boasts plentiful bird watching, walking trails, beautiful wildflowers, whale watching and impressive views.