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Explore Sea Point Promenade: A Lively Oceanfront Walkway in Cape Town

What to Do and See at Sea Point Promenade in Cape Town

The Sea Point Promenade is a lively walkway that runs along the Atlantic Ocean and is a popular destination for both tourists and locals alike. The 6km stretch of paved walkway is perfect for a leisurely stroll or a brisk jog, with stunning views of the ocean and the surrounding mountains.

The Sea Point Pavilion runs along the Sea Point Promenade. The Sea Point Pavilion is a popular swimming pool complex boasting two large saltwater pools and a kids pool.

With so much to see and do, it’s no wonder the Sea Point Promenade is considered one of Cape Town’s top attractions.


Discover Sea Point Promenade: A 6km Stretch of Oceanfront Walkway in Cape Town

The Sea Point Promenade boasts a length of nearly 6 km. Jogging and walking is the most popular activity on the promenade with stunning views of the Atlantic ocean.

Along the way, you’ll come across several well-maintained beaches where you can soak up the sun or take a refreshing dip in the ocean. The promenade is also dotted with benches where you can sit and enjoy an ice cream on a sunny day or watch the sunset over the water.

There are many restaurants, cafes and coffee shops close to the promenade where you can grab a bite to eat. This is also a popular walkway to watch the sunrise or sunset.

If you’re looking for a comfortable and convenient place to stay near the Sea Point Promenade, check out our accommodation options to see what we have to offer.

The Sea Point Pavilion: Salt Water Oceanfront Swimming Pools

The Sea Point Pavilion features two large saltwater swimming pools. One is an Olympic-sized pool that is 1.5 meters deep, making it perfect for swimmers who want to complete laps. The other is a diving pool that is 5 meters deep and comes equipped with diving boards and platforms. Furthermore, the pavilion includes a shallow kiddie’s pool that is 0.4 meters deep and designed for the youngest guests.

Changing rooms and ablution facilities are also available, and visitors can relax on the decks surrounding the pools after taking a swim. For entrance fees and opening hours visit City of Cape Town.

Beaches Close To Leeuwenzee

Rocklands Beach: Distance from Leeuwenzee:  600 meters, +- 7 minute walk.

Three Anchor Bay Beach: Distance from Leeuwenzee: 900 meters, +-11 minute walk.

Milton Beach: Distance from Leeuwenzee: 1.3 kilometers, +-16 minute walk.

Broken Baths Beach: Distance from Leeuwenzee: 1.6 kilometers, +-20 minutes walk.

Sea Point Promenade from Leeuwenzee

Head down Rhine Road. Turn left onto Main Road. Turn right onto Norfolk Road. Go straight down until you get to the Sea Point Promenade.

Distance from Leeuwenzee

1 Kilometer

Travel Time

+- 3 Minutes via Uber

Walking Time

+- 13 Minutes

Other Attractions

Castle of Good Hope

A museum symbolizing South Africa’s Colonial Past in Cape Town.

View Castle of Good Hope

The Sea Point Pavilion

A popular, oceanfront swimming pool complex located in Sea Point, Cape Town.

View The Sea Point Pavilion

Lion’s Head

Hike up one of the most iconic mountains in Cape Town and enjoy the ocean, mountain, and city views.

View Lion’s Head

Contact us

Tel: (+27) 82 303 7872

Our location

199 High Level Road, Sea Point
Cape Town