Graafwater is a Lovely Quiet crime free Country Village, 300km from Capetown, between Clanwilliam and Lambertbay, in the Cederberg Municipality Region.
Graafwater is a town in the Sandveld in the Western Cape province of South Africa situated 300 km from Cape Town, about halfway between Clanwilliam and Lamberts Bay.
Graafwater is the Afrikaans term for "water from a spade" referring to the Afrikaans farming culture found in South Africa at the time of establishment. It is located in the Cederberg Municipality.
Graafwater is often divided into Graafwater North and Graafwater South.