Ferry Point Cottages is located in the coastal town of Port St Johns, along the untamed Wild Coast. Entangled forests and deep gorges meet mangrove swamps and the crashing waves of the Indian Ocean. Sandwiched between the Mount Thesiger and Mount Sullivan, Port St Johns is popular amongst nature lovers and backpackers for its endless hiking trails, Xhosa culture, and dramatic scenery.
The establishment overlooks Long Beach and the great Umzimvubu River Mouth and offers rustic but comfortable self-catering cottages. The cottages can accommodate between 6 and 7 guests per unit. The units offer comfortable beds and are serviced daily.
Surrounded by virgin forests and an unadulterated African landscape of mountains, river and ocean views, this well-maintained property consists of 3 adjoining houses and functions both as a guest house and self-catering establishment. Umzimvubu Retreat provides true South African hospitality combined with a homely atmosphere in which guests are treated as friends. Umzimvubu Retreat has been beautifully restored and the woodwork finish extends a subtle charm to the warm atmosphere.
The guestrooms are spotlessly clean and comfortably equipped. All rooms have TVs with selected DStv channels, tea- and coffee-making facilities
Amapondo Backpacker Lodge is nestled in lush coastal forest and overlooks a river valley leading towards Second Beach in Port St. Johns. Amapondo offers comfortable accommodation situated within close proximity to the beach, as well as a vibey bar and restaurant.
Accommodation is offered in dormitories, double rooms, triple or quad rooms, and self-catering cottages. The location is an ideal base for those wishing to explore the Wild Coast. The Pondolicious bar and restaurant serves fresh and tasty food, as well as ice cold beer, and plays host to fantastic parties. The bar area has a pool table, and a poker table, where guests can en
Yellowwood Forest Backpackers, Camping and Accommodation welcomes nature-loving travelers, families and groups. Enjoy a warm Wildcoast welcome 1.5 km from the beach with easy access to forest trails. The camp site, self-catering dorms, rustic cabins, bush camp, loft and family units cater for all budgets and travelling styles. A unique eco-spirited retreat, owner run since 1999 and renowned for its warm hospitality.
The tea garden restaurant, pizzeria, and bar serves great food, coffee, and wood-fired pizza. All 3 are open on a daily basis. There is also a gift shop with DStv and Wi-Fi. Every Saturday is market day. Stock up on farm…
The Mitford Hotel lies just one hour’s drive away from East London and is tucked away in it’s own little corner of paradise and sandwiched between a majestic cliff and panoramic sea views.
The establishment comprises several self-catering suites, most of which are sea-facing and each with a private deck to enjoy the beautiful sea views. The bathrooms are equipped with both baths and showers.
Our fully-stocked and homely bar is a meeting place for Tourists and locals alike. Whether relaxing in your room, or partaking of the delicious and much sought-after fare of our Restaurant, or even sitting on our ‘Observation deck’, you can watch the waves tickle and tease the rocks along the shore.
Swell Eco Lodge offers self-catering or catered (on-request) accommodation, ideal for couples, groups and families. Set within the rolling hills of Mngcibe, the north side of the Mdumbi River. A perfect getaway spot for those looking for accommodation away from the city life.
The lodge comprises 2 sea view rondavels, 6 sea view duplex units and a luxury family/honeymoon rondavel. The traditional Rondavel structures blend into its beautiful surroundings and the interiors are modern, calming and artistic.
Freedom O’ Clock Backpackers Retreat is located in a small Pondo village, near the mouth of the Mdumbi river on the Hluleka side of the river in Mngcibe. This uncommercialised Wild Coast accommodation offers a uniquely different getaway experience. The views and access to the beach and river make this laid back place to visit and is ideal for the nature lover and outdoor enthusiast who don’t mind roughing it a bit here and there.
Accommodation is offered in rustic, yet clean and comfortable rooms. The kitchen is communal and makes for social evenings.
Seaview Cottage is a thatched, 2-bedroom cottage situated in rural Matokazini in the Transkei, approximately 5 km from Coffee Bay. Seaview Cottage offers a relaxing getaway from the western world, where guests can enjoy each other’s company around the braai area taking in the beautiful sunsets and the peaceful atmosphere, while enjoying beautiful views of unspoiled land.
Although not on the beach, the cottage offers lovely views of the Mthatha River and the Indian Ocean. The cottage can accommodate up to 8 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, a bathroom with a shower, toilet and hand basin, and a kitchen and dining area.
Fish Eagle Cottage is located in the peaceful coastal town of Chinsta and is a popular holiday destination for families. The house is approximately 1.5 km from the beach and just down the road from local shops and restaurants.
The house comprises 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests at a time. The main bedroom has a double bed and an en-suite bathroom. The second and third bedrooms each have a double bed and the fourth bedoom has 2 single beds. Linen is supplied but guests are required to bring their own beach and bath towels.
Moeggeploeg offers comfortable, excellent value-for-money, self-catering accommodation in the beautiful seaside village of Chintsa East, approximately 35 km north of East London. Moeggeploeg is situated within easy walking distance of the beach, Chintsa East Church and is a 5 minute drive from the C Club. This makes is an ideal destination for those attending weddings or music events in the village, as well as for those just wanting to kick back and relax.
For golfers, a ten minute drive will get you to Olivewood Golf Course; and for game viewers, Inkwenkwezi Game Reserve is a similar short drive away.
Maranata 1 is located in the small village of Chintsa East and is part of the Jikeleza Wild Coast Route. The holiday home is 180 metres from the main swimming beach. The 17 km of pristine beach is breathtaking and is great for walking and photography, with good fishing spots. Haga Haga, Morgans Bay and Kei Mouth are very close and are a must visit.
The self-catering unit comprises 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 7 guests at a time. The main bedroom has a king-size bed and the second bedroom has a double bed. The third bedroom has 2 single beds and there is an extra single bed in the living room.
Situated along the Wild Coast Region of the Eastern Cape, Lone Tree Guest Farm is an oasis in the relatively untouched village of Chintsa. It is perfect for small groups looking for a self-catering retreat away from the city.
Nestled virtually on the beach in a small magnificent bay between great towering cliffs and the sparkling Indian Ocean, the Ocean View Hotel is the Wild Coast coastal-country hotel which has earned the highly recommended accolades from the AA Travel Guides.