Botterkloof Bird Watching and Fishing
Botterkloof Resort Bird watching and Fishing
Birdwatchers and anglers – for the bird watching and fishing experience of your life, visit Botterkloof Resort near Still Bay in the Hessequa area, just off the N2 in the Garden Route.
Hengelaars en voëlkykers – kom hengel of kyk voëls by die Botterkloofoord naby Stilbaai in die Wes-Kaap, op die Tuinroete. Daar is meer as 90 voëlspesies in die oord om te kyk en te identifiseer.
Of jy kan visvang in die damme by die oord, of in die Goukourivier, of jy kan diepseehengel gaan doen.
Bird Watching at Botterkloof Resort Still Bay
The Botterkloof resort, with our communal facilities and fully equipped chalets, is a great destination for groups such as bird clubs to stay while birding. Share your daily birding experience around a braai at the pool, or let us serve you dinner.
Interesting species seen at Botterkloof include Cape Batis, Brimstone, Cape White – Throated and Yellow Canaries, African Goshawk, Hadeda Ibis, Peregrine Falcon, African Dusky Flycatcher, Brown – hooded and Pied Kingfisher, vast numbers of Common Wax-bills as well as Cardinal and Knysna Woodpeckers.
There are more than 90 species on the resort. Nearby, the Still Bay beach and harbour as well as the Goukou estuary (a proclaimed nature reserve) have an abundance of birds with many excellent bird watching sites.
Fishing at Botterkloof Resort Still Bay
We offer angling packages from two to six nights. Whether you bring your family or friends we will expose you the most exciting fishing experiences in South Africa. Start every day with a farmers breakfast and catch fish like never before.
There are plenty of activities for the family in and around Still Bay, including the beach, or they can relax at the resort itself. The packages include accommodation and can be tailor made to suit your group and the time you have available.
Black Bass Fishing at Botterkloof
Three of our dams are stocked with Black Bass. We operate on a catch and release basis.
Deep Sea Fishing
For the adventurous ones we arrange one day sea fishing excursions from Still Bay. We supply fishing rods, equipment and bait. You also get to keep the fish you catch.
Fish in the Goukou River
Some of the best fishing in Still Bay is in the Goukou River. Record size Cob (Kabeljou) are caught in the Ponds Hole and Grunter are plentiful at the river mouth.
Try Botterkloof Resort bird watching and fishing this holiday.
+/- 5km outside Still Bay on the Riversdale road (R302)
Botterkloof Road sign just before Inverrouche
Benesia Marcus (Bookings)
Tel: 028 754 2388
Cell: 082 903 6642