Grotto Bay

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Grotto Bay, South Africa
The coast at Grotto Bay
The coast at Grotto Bay
Grotto Bay, South Africa is located in Western Cape
Grotto Bay, South Africa
Grotto Bay, South Africa
Grotto Bay, South Africa is located in South Africa
Grotto Bay, South Africa
Grotto Bay, South Africa
Coordinates: 33°30′05″S 18°19′09″E / 33.50139°S 18.31917°E / -33.50139; 18.31917Coordinates: 33°30′05″S 18°19′09″E / 33.50139°S 18.31917°E / -33.50139; 18.31917
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceWestern Cape
DistrictWest Coast
MunicipalitySwartland
Area
 • Total0.80 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total220
 • Density280/km2 (710/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
 • Black African6.8%
 • Coloured0.9%
 • White85.5%
 • Other6.8%
First languages (2011)
 • English51.4%
 • Afrikaans43.6%
 • Sotho1.8%
 • Tswana1.8%
 • Other1.4%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)

Grotto Bay is a coastal private property[2] in West Coast District Municipality in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It was declared a nature reserve in 2002[2]. Covering about 378,000 hectares (934,058.342 acres or 3,780 square kilometers or 1,459.46616 square miles) is located 45 minutes from Cape Town[2].

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Grotto Bay, South Africa". Census 2011.
  2. ^ a b c "About". website. Retrieved 2020-11-11.