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Citrusdal Bath/Hot Spring

After a grueling hike in the Cederberg, there's no better way to relax than at the Baths, where hot mineral water gushes from a natural spring. The waters' curative powers have been talked about for centuries, and although the formal baths were established in 1739, there's little doubt that indigenous San and Bushmen spent time here as well. In 1903 the hot springs were bought by James McGregor, and his great-grandchildren run them today. On-site are self-catering facilities and a restaurant. You can also go as a day visitor, but you must book at least a day in advance.

Bath/Hot Spring

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Citrusdal, Western Cape  7340, South Africa

022-921–8026

www.thebaths.co.za

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Rate Includes: Weekdays R40, weekends R80

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