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Downhill Adventures

Shop 1 Overbeek Building | Cnr Kloof, Long & Orange Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Sandboarding
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Downhill Adventures has been pioneering outdoor adventure in and around Cape Town, South Africa, since 1995. We offer well-organised, professional, exciting outdoor adventure experiences in spectacular natural environments that stimulate and inspire fun and provide a real sense of accomplishment. Our activities include sandboarding, surfing, mountain biking, shark cage diving, quad biking, tandem paragliding, sea kayaking, horse riding, kitesurfing lessons, stand up paddleboarding, bungee jumping and plenty more.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible15%
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“quad biking” (11 reviews)
“sand boarding” (9 reviews)
“sand dunes” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Shop 1 Overbeek Building | Cnr Kloof, Long & Orange Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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"quad biking"
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"sand boarding"
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"sand dunes"
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"team building event"
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"table mountain"
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"cape point"
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"wine tasting"
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"great guide"
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"an amazing experience"
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"sandboarding"
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"bikes"
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"company"
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"sylvester"
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"mountainbike"
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A friend and I received a voucher as a gift to go Shark Cage Diving, as we both have busy schedules we struggled to find a suitable date to go. We made contact with Joel Moodley at Downhill Adventures who assisted us in finding a...More

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DownhillAdventures, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kendra! Great to hear you such an awesome experience on your Shark Cage Diving trip. This is most definitely a bucket-list experience and we are glad we could be of service to you and your friend and we will always be ready to take...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This last weekend I had the chance of lifetime to go Shark Cage Diving with Downhill Adventures. I had some trouble with my booking but Joel Moodley speedily responded and assisted me! Thank you very much for the friendly service guys!More

Thank Colleen A
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DownhillAdventures, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Colleen Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review about your experience with us! We do our best to make sure every customer has an unforgettable experience so when you are ready for your next adventure, just give us a...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had a Downhill Adventures guide, Stephen, for a hike up Table Mountain and he was totally amazing. The hike was organized by a travel agency that didn't assess the abilities of the hikers so Stephen had to manage diverse hikers that were moving at...More

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Downhill Advent... D, Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your great feedback about your hiking trip. All our guides endeavour to give each client a personalised and special experience on the mountain. We look forward to you joining us on some of our other great adventures.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Great organization to go sandboarding and amazing company with our guide, Steven. Such a pleasure to know him and pass some time together, he made our day! If one day I’ll come back to Cape Town I’ll choose for sure another experience with downhill adventures,...More

Thank Gabriele M
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DownhillAdventures, Guest Relations Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Thank you for leaving a review and we are glad you had a great experience with our guide Steven. When you are back in Cape Town please pop in to experience another adventure. Thank you Downhill Adventures.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I contacted Downhill adventures about hiring of Mountain Bikes. The response was superquick, the service extremely friendly and helpful. Highly recommended. Will definitely use them again in future. Proud to know that Cape Town can deliver this kind of service!! Thank you...

Thank Jo S
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Downhill Advent... D, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you for your great feedback and we look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I love Cape Town and all it has to offer. But these people are the first I have encountered here that have left a bad taste in my mouth - and it was a REALLY bad taste. Avoid them like the plague We (family of...More

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Downhill Advent... D, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Downhill Adventures has a fleet of ten quad bikes that we operate out in the Atlantis Sand Dunes. As this is a wilderness area, there are no facilities or office to handle payment at this location Our shop is based in central Cape Town. We...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

A party of 4 bikers from Slovenia have joined Axel to ride on trails of Cape Epic, end of November. We had experienced Oak Valley, Lebanon and Paul Cluve and some rides around Grobouw. We have been enjoying every minute of the rides. Alex is...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was privileged to be a part of a group who experienced Sandboarding, Quad biking and 4x4ing. Sandboarding is not for sissies, those dunes are a workout to climb. Wax your board, try stand up and wheee off you go! It's a ball of fun...More

Thank CriticalSaffa23
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DownhillAdventures, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks for your detailed positive feedback, and it was a great pleasure hosting your group. We can't wait to have you on your next adventure trip with us.

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

What a fun experience!! My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves learning to surf for the first time with Downhill Adventures. It was a bit tricky and took a while to get the hang of, but so worth it when you get up on that...More

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DownhillAdventures, Public Relations Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you for your rating and review. Surfing is definitely one of the best things to do in this beautiful city. Thank you for choosing to share this experience with Downhill Adventures.

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is an email I sent to downhill adventures, I got a great response from Axel. ''My fiancé, brother and myself went sand boarding on Wednesday 28th December 2016. It was our first time. I am emailing you as I want you to know what...More

Thank Orla A
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DownhillAdventures, General Manager at Downhill Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you for the 5-star rating, we love to hear what our clients think of our services!

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mdoess
27 April 2017|
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Response from DownhillAdventures | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for getting in touch. The tour is normally an early morning departure from Cape Town. Please email us at info@downhilladventures and let us know what dates you are considering, how many are in your group, and... More
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NiamhPG
17 May 2016|
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Response from Downhill Advent... D | Property representative |
Hi. We can definitely book this for you, and yes one nights accommodation is included. What dates are you interested in doing this tour?
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ObrienAustralia
5 April 2016|
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Response from Downhill Advent... D | Property representative |
Hi. Table Mountain is a great ride as we can customise it to the skill level of your group. Its approximately a 2 to 3 hour ride down the front side of Table Mountain and has spectacular views of the City and bay. Please... More
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