Situated in Velddrif on the Cape West Coast, just 150km from Cape Town Airport, and minutes from the fishing village of Laaiplek, the 41 self-catering apartments and chalets of the Port Owen complex are situated on the banks of the marina. There are many opportunities for sailing, boating and fishing, as well as a playground and open-air heated pool. Relax, enjoy fun activities, discover the area, and take pleasure in an array of sporting facilities. Most apartments have access to a jetty and guests can bring their own boats and water sport equipment. Don't forget your binoculars, as the area is a birding hotspot.
The self-catering apartments overlooking the marina offer a configuration to suit all tastes, from one-bedroom suites to three- bedroom cabanas. Selected apartments have a second bathroom for your convenience. The appliances include a microwave oven, washing machine, fan, tumble dryer and dishwasher, as well as TV with selected DSTV channels, a balcony or terrace depending on the unit and a private braai area. All apartments are serviced daily (except for Sundays and public holidays).
These open-plan studio apartments accommodate 2 people in a double or queen-size bed. There is one bathroom with a bath and overhead shower, toilet and basin and the accommodaiton is equipped for self-catering.
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1 Bedroom Chalet
This one bedroom chalet accommodates a mazimum of two people with a king or queen-size bed in the main bedroom. There is 1 bathroom, with a bath, overhead shower, toilet and basin.
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2 Bedroom Chalet
The two bedroom chalets are set up to accommodate four guests with a king or queen-size bed in the main bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom. There is one full bathroom with a bath, shower, toilet and basin.
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1 Bedroom Superior Chalet
This newly refurbished one bedroom chalet accommodates a mazimum of two people with a king or queen-size bed in the main bedroom. There is 1 bathroom, with a bath, overhead shower, toilet and basin.
2 Bedroom Superior Chalet
This newly refurbished two bedroom chalets are set up to accommodate four guests with a king or queen-size bed in the main bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom. There is one full bathroom with a bath, shower, toilet and basin.
La Vita provides a haven for guests to enjoy a wide range of wellness massages, anti-ageing treatments, manicures and pedicures. Available to men, women and children, plus a great gift collection.
Children are kept busy every day at Port Owen with a range of age-appropriate activities courtesy of our Entertainment team and our friendly mascot, Fred First, who will keep kids of all ages entertained with songs, games competitions, dancing and fun.
Onsite Collection and Services
West Coast National Park
In the West Coast National Park you will see thousands of seabirds roosting on sheltered islands, pristine golden beaches stretching into the distance and salt marshes filled with migrant waders from the northern hemisphere.
SA Fisheries Museum
The South African Fisheries Museum Velddrif shows off the colourful history of the fishing industry along this coast with multi-media presentations and personally guided tours of this informative facility.
River & Boat Cruises
Tollies River & Boat Cruises in Velddrif offer fun and exciting activities for all. Just bring your snacks and refreshments along for unforgettable experiences like and splendid sunset cruises and bird-watching trips. This activity is child friendly with high safety standards.
West Coast Fossil Park
Visit the West Coast Fossil Park close to Langebaan, Western Cape, South Africa to see the fossils of bears, sabre-tooth cats, short-necked giraffes and the many other exotic animals which inhabited the west coast area some 5 million years ago.
Cerebos Salt Factory
Visit the salt factory and find out how salt is harvested and washed. Tours of the salt factory are available every Thursday and the salt pans attract a variety of birdlife such as greater and lesser flamingos, great white pelicans and chestnut banded plovers.
Rocherpan Nature Reserve
Rocherpan is a coastal nature reserve teeming with rare birds and colourful wildflowers located 25km north of Velddrif on the Cape West Coast. Here you can hike and mountain-bike amid tranquil natural scenes or picnic on the shores.
Pharmacy 400 Doctor 3.3km Hospital 25.2km
While all our resorts endeavour to be accessible to all guests, please contact the resort in advance if you have special requirements.