Masiphumelele is a township on the , , situated between Kommetjie, Capri Village and . Initially known as Site 5, the township was renamed Masiphumelele by its residents, which is a Xhosa word meaning "let us succeed".

Localities in the Area

is a seaside town between and Chapmans Peak on the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is on the west coast of the , south-west of and north of Scarborough. Photo: Hilton1949, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a picturesque town situated about halfway down the , between and . Photo: Derek Keats, CC BY 2.0.


-34.1294° or 34° 7' 45.7" south
18.3758° or 18° 22' 32.8" east
Open­Street­Map ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Masiphumelele
  • French: Masiphumelele
  • Pedi: Masiphumelele
  • Xhosa: Masiphumelele
  • Zulu: Masiphumelele
  • Masiphumele

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