The Western Cape is world renowned as being able to offer almost every possible cinematic location imaginable. CapeNature offers film producers a wide selection of the most breathtaking landscapes including mountains, dams, waterfalls, rivers and roads.

The combination of fantastic weather and amazing light has resulted in the Western Cape becoming a major venue for local and international film, video and stills productions.

In addition to this The Cape Floral Region, the Western Cape is an evolutionary treasure chest, which, as a result of relatively stable conditions over millions of years, has managed to retain the gems of natural selection. In 2004, the Cape Floral Region Protected Areas was added to the prestigious list of World Heritage Sites.

Current filming rates are:

  • Minimum impact shoot (max 15 people): half day @ R2 700.00 ex VAT, full day @ R4 800.00 ex VAT plus permit & ECO fees
  • Medium impact shoot (max 40 people): half day @ R5 100.00 ex VAT, full day @ R8 500.00 ex VAT plus permit & ECO fees
  • High impact shoot (40+ people): half day @ R6 900.00 ex VAT, full day @ R12 750.00 ex VAT plus permit & ECO fees
  • Permit fee R350.00 ex VAT
  • ECO @ R140.00 ex VAT per hour

For more details, and to book filming permits, visit or call 021 200 1388.

See the videos below for some of our beautiful filming locations.

De Hoop, Hottentots Holland and Kogelberg Nature Reserves

Get involved

Bookings are processed through our Call Centre during office hours Monday to Friday 07h30 to 16h30 and Saturday 08h00 until 12h00 noon (CAT).

Our friendly tourism booking officers will take you through the booking process and answer all enquiries.