Stanford

Stanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overberg
Stanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overberg

General Information

Stanford is an enchanting town situated just 30 minutes from its bustling seaside neighbour Hermanus.  Sitting pretty on the banks of the Klein River, Stanford is a relaxed town with a quaint slightly Victorian feel to it.

Many city-dwellers use Stanford as their home-away-from-home destination, enjoying its unique charm and friendly locals.  Leafy, green open spaces surround Stanford with its original village market square.  Food markets with organic produce, excellent restaurants and even boasting a microbrewery, Stanford has something for everyone.

Accommodation

There is no shortage of exceptional accommodation options whether you are on a weekend break, or week long retreat, Stanford provides everything you would need for a magnificent holiday. This picturesque town offers tourists the chance to stay over in one of its many cosy accommodation choices. There are self-catering units, bed and breakfasts, guest houses and camping sites available. Please go to our accommodation directory for more information on all the places to stay.

Activities

If you enjoy the outdoors, then Stanford should be your next stop when touring the Overberg.  Just beyond the town are some fantastic mountain bike and hiking trails, zigzagging through mountain fynbos, forests and rivers - perfect for spotting the prolific birdlife found in the area.  Visitors also have the option of doing the “Historical Stanford on Foot” tour, which is a self-guided walk through the historical heritage heart of Stanford.  

Stanford offers activities and attractions for both the history enthusiasts and nature-lovers. 

Other things to do in Stanford include:

  • Birkenhead Micro-brewery
  • Klein River
  • Market Square
  • Akkedisberg Pass
  • Walker Bay Fishing Trail

Businesses

The business community of Stanford is thriving thanks to its tourism industry. This national conservation area has all the essentials you will need on your visit. The restaurants in the area are a culinary delight as the food is produced locally. Please see our business directory for a list of all the businesses in the area, or add your own free business listing.

 

For more information on Stanford, view www.stanford-info.co.za or our online magazine of the Overberg

Stanford Tourism Office Information
Telephone: 028 341 0340
Fax: 086 506 3550
E-mail: ask@stanfordinfo.co.za
Stanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overbergStanford, overberg

Latest Listings - View All

WackyBox Prescool-In-A-Box / Woelwater Kleuterskool-in-’n-boks

WackyBox Prescool-In-A-Box / Woelwater Kleuterskool-in-’n-boks

WOELWATER WACKYBOX | AKTIWITEITSBOKSE VIR KINDERS - Activity boxes for ages 5months - 6 years. Effortless education and quality time with your child. Afrik...
Read More
RAPTORS TRAVEL AGENCY

RAPTORS TRAVEL AGENCY

RAPTORS TRAVEL AGENCY - Personalised Service for Corporate and Leisure Travel Clients Worldwide Raptors Travel goes the extra mile, making all of your travel ar...
Read More
GRO LIFE - CHILDREN, PERSONAL LIFE & CAREER COACHING

GRO LIFE - CHILDREN, PERSONAL LIFE & CAREER COACHING

Leonie du Preez from GRO LIFE COACHING specialises in professional life coaching for children, personal lives, careers and businesses YOU CAN’T ...
Read More
THE ROCK SERIES

THE ROCK SERIES

THE ROCK SERIES - Affordable, Downloadable Math, Reading, and Language ​​Software for Extra Lessons in Grade 0 - Grade 12 - NO INTERNET NEEDED The Rotsreeks...
Read More
PETROL STATION FOR SALE - CYRUS BUSINESS BROKERS

PETROL STATION FOR SALE - CYRUS BUSINESS BROKERS

PETROL STATION FOR SALE - CYRUS BUSINESS BROKERS SA largest petrol stations for sale marketplace to buy or sell a petrol station for sa...
Read More
PANTHERA AFRICA BIG CAT SANCTUARY

PANTHERA AFRICA BIG CAT SANCTUARY

Panthera Africa - Big Cat Sanctuary near Stanford in the Overberg, Western Cape Panthera Africa is a non-profit company (NPC no; 2014/002629/08) founded by Liza...
Read More

Latest Articles - View All

UK travellers can’t wait to visit SA – study

UK travellers can’t wait to visit SA – study

There is strong demand from UK travellers for travel to South Africa, according to a new consumer study by South African Tourism and data company, YouGov....
Read More
Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19

Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19

Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19, from Laager Tea4Kidz and renowned counselling psychologist.   With March marking a year ...
Read More
Eastern Cape In South Africa Is Malaria Free With A Wide Variety Of Wildlife

Eastern Cape In South Africa Is Malaria Free With A Wide Variety Of Wildlife

The Eastern Cape is an area of extraordinary diversity. From reclaimed wildlife reserves, arichcultural heritage to beautiful coastal resorts and golden beac...
Read More
Traditional Stories in Sierra Leone: What Role for Librarians?

Traditional Stories in Sierra Leone: What Role for Librarians?

Traditional Stories in Sierra Leone: What Role for Librarians? Stories are as old as language, as old as the earliest societies. A few of the ear...
Read More