Plovers Burrow Guest House overlooks the Rietvlei Wetland Reserve, a freshwater lake in Milnerton. It’s a bird lovers paradise and there are watersport enthusiasts that enjoy windsurfing and sailing. In Spring there is an abundance of flowers along the West Coast Road. The Reserve is over 500 hectares and is home to quite a number of bird species. Bird enthusiasts will enjoy the comfortable hides around the lake which can seat a number of people comfortably. There is a network of walking trails around the vlei, and it is also a popular picnic area with places to braai (barbecue) along the sandy shores.