Winklespruit : Accommodation, Activities, Restaurants & Points Of Interest


Lying at the mouth of the Illovo River, is Winklespruit, a South Coast gem where you will want to stay indefinitely.  Lined with lush sub-tropical vegetation, Winklespruit, South Coast is bordered inland by endless rolling green hills, and on the other side by a sandy South Coast shark-protected beach that stretches as far as the eye can see. The year-round warm Indian Ocean surf is popular with swimmers and surfers, and the Winkelspruit tidal pool offers safe bathing for young and old alike. For those long, laid-back South Coast beach holidays, Winklespruit Self Catering Apartment accommodation is plentiful, as luxurious sea-facing Winklespruit accommodation options vie for position along the Winklespruit beachfront. For comfortable, affordable Winklespruit accommodation, try The Fig Tree, Winklespruit Youth Hostel / Backpackers accommodation situated one block from the main Winklespruit swimming beach, and within walking distance to restaurants and shopping centres. For a taste of the Orient, the Golden Bowl Chinese Restaurant in Winklespruit offers you a delicious choice of chow mein, chop suey, beef pepper and sweet & sour dishes. Closer to home, the Winklespruit 'Just Biltong Just Curries Take-Away' is famous for the best curry's and bunny's on the South Coast, as well as its Kudu and Ostrich biltong.
While in Winklespruit, South Coast, enjoy a memorable and unique experience at the Armani Day Spa. This delightful alternative to the South Coast beach captures the essence of France in its tasteful finishes and exquisite garden, and offers a retreat from the fast pace of daily life.

2.5km North from Winklespruit accommodation is neighbouring Warner Beach, where life is slow and easygoing, and if you're a surfer, Warner Beach, South Coast, or "Baggies Beach" as its also known, is the place to be. If you're more of a sun worshipper, the Warner Beach beaches are all shark protected and patrolled by lifeguards, with a delightful tidal pool for the kids. Instead of bringing lunch to the beach, buy it at the Baggies Beach kiosk, which makes the best 'Surfer Special' sandwiches on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast. Besides the excellent surfing conditions, there's Warner Beach surf angling for the fisherman, and lagoon boating for those lazy afternoons.
For overnight Warner Beach accommodation, Warner Beach Bed & Breakfast accommodation at Sea Spray Bed & Breakfast, offers comfortable sea facing rooms situated in a tropical and tranquil bird lovers garden.  For longer stays in this relatively undiscovered South Coast treasure, you will find Warner Self Catering Apartment accommodation absolutely on the main Warner Beach. Visit the Where To Stay Warner Beach accommodation page for more info.
Eat out at The Terrace, where Warner Beach diners can relax and soak up the tranquil surrounds over a languid breakfast or lunch. If you're in Warner Beach for the weekend, treat yourself to a scrumptious Sunday roast, followed by heavenly lemon meringue cheesecake, known to be the best on the South Coast.

Kingsburgh, incorporating Warner Beach, and 2.7km from Winklespruit accommodation, is a South Coast town described by visitors as the perfect beach holiday spot for total rest and relaxation, as it's much quieter than neighbouring South Coast towns, and still retains a small village charm. If you prefer this kind of low-key holiday atmosphere, Kingsburgh offers luxurious Star Graded Kingsburgh Bed & Breakfast accommodation at The View Boutique Hotel & Spa, where you can wake up in the morning to the breathtaking sight of the 'Sapphire' South Coast. For longer stays, you'll find Kingsburgh Self Catering accommodation as close to the sea as you can get! Go see the Where To Stay Kingsburgh accommodation page for the full menu of these fabulous South Coast establishments.

Nearby Doonside (3km from Kingsburgh accommodation, and 5km from Winklespruit accommodation), sits perched on the banks of the Little Manzimtoti River. With its magnificent beach and warm Indian Ocean waters, this tiny South Coast town of Doonside is a popular tourist attraction, and offers 'on the beach' Doonside Self Catering accommodation, close to restaurants, bars, shopping malls, markets and outdoor Doonside attractions.

The ever popular South Coast town of Amanzimtoti lies 5 minutes North of Doonside accommodation, and 6.5km from Winklespruit accommodation. Amanzimtoti is ideal for snorkelling and diving adventures, and for the South Coast diver, the nearby Aliwal Shoal - 20 minutes from Amanzimtoti, with its rich abundance of marine and plant life makes for an excellent South Coast diving spot. Other than the fish and sea life, there are also a number of shipwrecks waiting to be explored, providing visitors with a truly unforgettable experience. For accommodation on the popular South Coast Aliwal Shoal Area, see the Where To Stay South Coast accommodation page.
Besides the spectacular Amanzimtoti beaches and entertainment, its wealth of shore, rock and deep sea fishing makes Amanzimtoti famous as an anglers paradise. And for the avid golfer, the Amanzimtoti Golf Club is a year round course, and offers superb conditions to play in. This South Coast golf course is flat and fairly easy for golfers of all abilities, but expect a few challenging holes that require good driving ability.
When surfing the Where To Stay website for Amanzimtoti accommodation, the South Coast holidaymaker will be spoilt for choice with an array of affordable and luxury Amanzimtoti accommodation. You'll find Amanzimtoti Self Catering Apartment accommodation just a stone's throw away from Amanzimtoti's main Blue Flag beach; Amanzimtoti Self Catering Cottage accommodation with stunning 180 degree sea-views, and stylish Star Graded Amanzimtoti Bed & Breakfast accommodation nestled on the Amanzimtoti "Golden Mile". Amanzimtoti accommodation guarantees that you can't get any closer to all the fabulous South Coast fun and activities! For more info on these Amanzimtoti accommodation options, visit the Where To Stay Amanzimtoti accommodation page.

5km South of Winklespruit accommodation you will come across Karridene, South Coast - well known by KwaZulu Natal fishermen, as for 9 months of the year it's hugely popular with anglers, Shad and Garrick alike. This small South Coast sea-side village lies at the mouth of the Umzimbaza River, 37km South of Durban, between Illovo Beach and Umkomaas. Like all KwaZulu Natal's superb sub-tropical South Coast towns, Karridene offers endless stretches of beach, and almost year-round balmy, warm weather, ideal conditions for a weekend break from Durban city life, or for those longer, lazy South Coast beach holidays, and of course ... Karridene is every angler's dream fishing spot.

Closeby, Illovo Beach (5.3km from Winklespruit accommodation) is a favoured holiday resort destination South of Winklespruit, ideally located near many South Coast attractions, as in shopping centers, restaurants, movie theatres, and fabulous KwaZulu Natal South Coast beaches. This charming South Coast town also boasts an abundance of Illovo Beach accommodation options - Illovo Beach Self Catering Cottage accommodation at Illovo River lodge is situated at the mouth of the Illovo River, giving each log cabin a magnificent sea and river view. For a 'little piece of Heaven', Illovo Beach Self Catering Apartment accommodation at Beach Music is ideal for watching beautiful sunrises, as well as the whale and dolphin activity from your private patio. For overnight Illovo Beach accommodation, try the Birdcage Bed & Breakfast for privacy, comfort and relaxation, and 4 Star Graded Illovo Beach Holiday Resort accommodation at Villa Spa Holiday Resort, which invites you to bring your caravan, tent, motor-home, or to stay in one of the luxury self catering chalets.

One can spend forever wandering up and down the beautiful KwaZulu Natal South Coast, exploring charming little sea-side towns rich with vibrant cultural heritage, diverse fauna and flora, a multitude of local attractions, and of course, plentiful South Coast accommodation to suit all pockets and tastes. If you're an avid sun-worshipper, fisherman, surfer, scuba diver ... or anyone who loves glorious beaches, numerous places of interest, a wide choice of shopping facilities and activities, gourmet restaurants, entertainment and exciting nightlife, then the sub-tropical paradise of the KwaZulu Natal South Coast is definitely the place for your next family vacation.

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Suitable Winklespruit, South Coast accommodation can also be found in nearby towns such as :  Warner Beach - 2.5km North from Winklespruit, South Coast; Kingsburgh - 2.7km North from Winklespruit, South Coast; Doonside - 5km North from Winklespruit, South Coast; Amanzimtoti - 6.5km North from Winklespruit, South Coast; Karridene - 5km South from Winklespruit, South Coast; Illovo Beach - 5.3km South from Winklespruit, South Coast.

We recommend that, if in doubt about accommodation quality, and to put your mind at ease, you should consider Star Graded accommodation in Winklespruit, South Coast, whether it be Star Graded Self Catering Winklespruit, South Coast accommodation, or Star Graded Winklespruit, South Coast Bed and Breakfast accommodation. See Where to Stay for our Star Graded Winklespruit, South Coast accommodation page.
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