Hydra Bay

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Hydra Bay
Hydra Bay is located in South Africa
Hydra Bay
Hydra Bay
Location in South Africa
Coordinates34°36′30″S 19°19′29″E / 34.6083°S 19.3246°E / -34.6083; 19.3246Coordinates: 34°36′30″S 19°19′29″E / 34.6083°S 19.3246°E / -34.6083; 19.3246
Native nameHydrabaai  (Afrikaans)
Ocean/sea sourcesSouthern Atlantic Ocean
Basin countriesSouth Africa
Max. length1.6 km (0.99 mi)
Max. width0.4 km (0.25 mi)
SettlementsNear Van Dyks Bay

Hydra Bay (Afrikaans: Hydrabaai), also known as Romansbaai,[1] is a bay in South Africa near the settlement of Van Dyks Bay.


Hydra Bay is an open bay of the South Atlantic Ocean lying 3 km to the northeast of the Danger Point Lighthouse. The bay is facing west, with a fine beach in its central part.


  1. ^ "Romansbaai". Mapcarta. Retrieved 16 October 2016.