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Peers Cave

Peers Cave

In 1926 Victor Peers and his son Bertie came across a large cave on the sand dune ridge which at the time was known as Schildergat cave. They came across items they suspected to be artifacts and had them examined, their suspicions were confirmed. The two were then trained in techniques to be used in an archaeological dig and began excavation on the cave in 1927. They found relics such as stone stools, spear heads, ostrich beads, shell pendants as well was the remains of a number of bodies. One of the skulls has been recorded as being 12000 years old and has been named, Fish Hoek Man. The cave was later named after the father and son team and became known as Peers Cave.

For those interested in visiting the cave, you can still gain entrance but only after a tiring climb up the sand dunes which guard its entrance.

Nearby Listings

Sleeps: 20 in 6 units/rooms
From R 250,00
Per person, per night sharing.

A2 Ocean View

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Fish Hoek

1.3km South of center of Peers Cave

Luxury Self-Catering Suites. Ideal for family and friends. Accommodates up to 10 people. Lovely terraced garden, solar heated pool, trampoline, gazebo & barbeque. Beautiful mountain and sea views.

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Sleeps: 9 in 3 units/rooms
From R 850,00
Per unit, per night.

Berg and Beach

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Fish Hoek

1.6km South East of center of Peers Cave

Berg and Beach is large home on the Fish Hoek mountainside offering premium self-catering accommodation for up to 10 people. As our guests you can expect a warm welcome, lots of local knowledge and luxury for less!

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Sleeps: 6 in 3 units/rooms
From R 2 000,00
Per unit, per night.

Villa Honeywood Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Fish Hoek

2.0km South East of center of Peers Cave

The management of the Villa Honeywood guest house is proud to offer you a peaceful and private place in which to relax. Our suites are individually designed and furnished to make you feel at home, even if you're a long way from home. As our guest ...

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Tobago Heights Apartment

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Capri Village

2.3km South of center of Peers Cave

Located in Capri Village on just about the highest point of the mountain overlooking the gorgeous Noordhoek Valley, we are delighted to offer our two bedroom self-catering holiday apartment.

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Sleeps: 4

Brynbrook House Self-Catering

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Noordhoek

2.5km North West of center of Peers Cave

Brynbrook is a modern tastefully decorated two bedroomed self-catering apartment that sleeps four adults. Situated in beautiful tranquil Noordhoek only 5 mins from the beach and the world famous Chapmans Peak Drive.

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Sleeps: 13 in 5 units/rooms

Makapa Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Capri Village

2.5km South of center of Peers Cave

Nestled against the mountainside and bordering a nature reserve, Makapa Lodge is situated in Capri Village, with glorious panoramic views over the Noordhoek amphitheatre, the Atlantic Ocean and Chapman's Peak mountain. Positioned on the Cape Penin...

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Sleeps: 6
From R 1 475,00
Per unit, per night.

Riverside Mews 3

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Fish Hoek

2.6km East of center of Peers Cave

No.3 Riverside Mews is part of a secure cluster complex of only 11 houses situated in Banks road in Fish Hoek. Ideally located, the home is far enough away not to be disturbed by traffic noise yet close enough to be in easy walking distance to the...

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Sleeps: 30 in 6 units/rooms

Dunvegan Villa

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Fish Hoek

2.7km East of center of Peers Cave

Dunvegan Lodge offers luxury self-catering or bed and breakfast accommodation in spacious sunny rooms, each with modern en-suite bathrooms, TV with satellite, telephone, hairdryer, safe and, for those chilly evenings, underfloor heating and electric

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Sleeps: 6
From R 200,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Upstairs @ No. 42

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Fish Hoek

2.8km South East of center of Peers Cave

UPSTAIRS @ No. 42 is a real home from home with beautiful mountain views and conveniently appointed for a relaxing break. Drive into secure parking right at the entrance. Up the stairs you will find a lounge-dining-kitchen area - fully equipped with TV &

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Sleeps: 14 in 6 units/rooms

A Tuscan Villa Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Fish Hoek

2.9km South East of center of Peers Cave

The villa boasts 6 spacious en-suite rooms named according to the direction they face. While each room has its own special attributes all rooms have Posturepedic beds, 100% percale cotton linen and down duvets. All the bathrooms have heated towel ...

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