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Welcome to Ten on Malgas Self Catering Accommodation in Yzerfontein.

Ten on Malgas has been voted a Best Value Establishment for where to stay in Yzerfontein accommodation. 
About Yzerfontein

Yzerfontein is a small harbour town on the west coast of South Africa about 90km north of Cape Town. The name in Dutch or Afrikaans means "Iron Fountain".
The main sources of income are tourism (especially during the wildflower season from August to October) and fishing.

Southern Right, Humpback whales and dolphins are regularly seen from all parts of Yzerfontein. They start arriving in September for the calving season.

Yzerfontein is known for its pristine Sixteen Mile Beach, the longest uninterrupted sandy beach on the South African coastline, stretching north from the main beach of the town to the West Coast National Park.

Dassen Island is less than 10km offshore and is the preferred breeding ground to the majority of African Penguins in the world.

A drive through the West Coast National Park is not be missed, especially during Wildflower season from August to mid October.

What to do in and around Yzerfontein

The West Coast National Park

The park surrounds the Langebaan Lagoon which is a world Ramsar site.
(Sites deemed to be of global significance to wetland bird species)

The best time to observe the lagoon waders is to visit the Geelbek hide from low tide as the tide is coming in.

The West Coast Fossil Park

Plus minus 45 km from Yzerfontein

The fossil site in the West Coast Fossil Park.  Is world-renowned for its exceptionally well-preserved fossil faunal remains that date to the terminal Miocene/early Pliocene (circa 5.2 million years ago)


Hiking Trails

Follow the printed footsteps along the coastline and discover a unique side of www.tourismyzerfontein.co.za


Bowls and tennis courts are available, Booking at Council office

Darling Stagger

25 kilometres in 2 and a half days:
One of 5 slackpacking trails n the Cape West Coast Biosphere

!Khwa Ttu San Cultural Centre

A gentle 7 kilometre cycle fromon the R27 down to the sea and along the coastline to Yzerfontein




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For more information please contact:

Annette or Gideon van der Merwe

T: 082 904 5473

T: 082 900 4435

T: 022 451 2325

Email us here

Address: 10 Malgas Crescent, Yzerfontein, Western Cape

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