Orange Inn

Address: 11 Henry Crescent, Melkbosstrand, 7441, South Africa    Telephone: +27 21 5533799

Activities around our area

Koeberg Nature Reserve
Koeberg Nuclear Power Station is the only nuclear station in Africa. There is a nice reserve made around this station. Grysbok, Steenbok, and the larger Duiker are examples of buck species in the area and Bontebok and Springbok have been introduced. In addition to the game viewing opportunities, the Nature Reserve boasts an array of indigenous flora which can be appreciated along the walking/ running/ bicycle trails found inside the reserve.
For more information contact the Koeberg Nature Reserve on +27 (0)21 553 2466
www.westcoastway.co.za/koeberg-nature-reserve/

West Coast National Park
The West Coast National Park stretches north from Yzerfontein up to the edge of Langebaan and surrounds most of the enormous Langebaan Lagoon. Situated approximately half an hour’s drive north from us, the West Coast National Park is a water sports enthusiasts paradise offering kayaking, snorkelling, and more.
For more information contact the West Coast National Park on +27 (0)22 772 214
www.sanparks.org/parks/west_coast/

Kite Surfing at Bloubergstrand
Just 10-minutes from Melkbosstrand, the beautiful Blouberg Beach, also known as Bloubergstrand and Blaauwberg Beach, offering great views of Cape Town and Table Mountain, is renowned worldwide for its idyllic kite surfing conditions.
Paddle boarding at Bloubergstrand
Experience the challenge, the workout and the essence of surfing all in one package. You’ve likely heard of surfing, kite surfing, and windsurfing, but has stand-up paddle surfing been on your bucket list perhaps? With roots that reach far back into Polynesian past, supping, or paddle boarding as it is more commonly known, is now one of the most explosive water sport crazes in the world.
Contact them on +27 (0)21 554 3250 or +27 (0)76 590 4392
www.sa-venues.com/things-to-do/westerncape/kite-surfing

Microlight excusion Durbanville
No matter how safe one is in a microlight, there is no doubt that there is a definite adrenalin rush when soaring over land and sea in one of these little aircrafts. Without a massive metal cocoon, passengers and pilots in a microlight get to enjoy the uninhibited views all around them, including below them, offering a far greater scope and perspective, with unforgettable views.
Contact Fisantekraal airfield on +27 (0)21 975-3891
www.uncoverthecape.co.za/extreme/micolight-flights/aero-sport/index.htm

Horse riding Thandeka Stables
Thandeka Stables are situated in Melkbosstrand and offer horse riding for novices and seasoned riders in some of the most beautiful parts of the area. Thandeka Stables’ owners ensure a safe and highly enjoyable experience. Horse riding for the disabled and specialised equine therapy is also available at the Thandeka Stables. Please enquire.
Contact the stables on +27 (0)82 230 2078.
http://thandekastables.webs.com

Ostrich Show Farm in Melkbosstrand
Located off the N7 highway, the Cape Town Ostrich Show Farm offers informative and interactive experiences with the largest birds in the world. The guided tour not only takes in the ostriches, but also the museum and Ostrich leather factory.
Contact them on +27 (0)21 792 1669.
www.ostrichranch.co.za

Paintball
The paintball field at Victory Paintball combine both bush and urban village in one, allowing players and teams to test their skills and tactical strategies in all disciplines of paintball. Paintball is a great way to stay fit both physically and mentally and is a great stress reliever. Victory Paintball cater to both adults and children’s parties as well as corporate companies and team building groups.
Contact them on +27 (0)72 282 0077.
http://victorypaintball.wowcity.com

Quad Biking at Melkbos 4×4
Just off the N7 highway, quad biking has become a hugely popular adventure activity and not only for nature lovers. Of course quad biking takes you outdoors, but people use quad biking for team building, corporate events, parties, family outings, and any type of fun one can think of. Just about anyone can do it; from kids to grannies, quad biking is tremendous fun.
Contact them on +27 (0)83 489 1204.
www.melkbos4x4.co.za

Skydive
A 15-minute drive south along the R27 is all it takes to access the drop zone that boasts one of the best views in the world up in the sky. Book a tandem jump and make your day!
For more information contact Skydive Cape Town on +27 (0)82 800 6290.
www.skydivecapetown.co.za