Aside from the excellent surfing the area has to offer, Jeffrey's Bay is also well known for its magnificent variety of seashells which wash up on the shore. The Shell Museum in Jeffrey's Bay has become a well-known tourist destination, and attracts shell enthusiasts and visitors from all over the world. An impressive variety of shells from across the globe can be seen exhibited at the interesting museum, housed in glass cases like precious gems.
Visitors to the Jeffrey's Bay Shell Museum can take the opportunity to expand their knowledge of world of sea shells while looking at an enormous variety of specimens which include the legendary Cowrie, the rare paper nautilus, tiny baby jam tarts and a new species of cone. Visitors can purchase various souvenirs including local shells and shell craft from a number of shell shops and stalls outside the museum.
The Shell Museum operates from Monday to Saturday, between 09:00 and 16:00, and Sundays between 09:00 and 13:00. For more information contact Keith Marsh on (042) 293 1945
Jeffreys Bay is approximately 1100km from Pretoria and 60km from Port Elizabeth. International surfers flock to catch the waves in this paradise of sunshine with its aloes, dolphins, shells and white beaches. …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
Sea Whisper Self Catering Apartments overlook the pristine beaches of the Indian Ocean. The property, less than an hour's drive from Port Elizabeth is set in luscious, tranquil gardens with stunning sea views and adjoins a small nature reserve. …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
The Marina Martinique Bed and Breakfast boasts of five fully serviced, luxurious and spacious, en-suite bedrooms. Each room has a private balcony with views of the canal and the marina. Our rooms are modern chic with marine touches... …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
Tastefully furnished three bedroomed en suite, apartment. Right on the beach, a walk down the sand dune is all that is needed.Undercover parking and a secure complex.Fully equipped with linen. …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
The spacious living area downstairs is open plan and flows on to the deck which stretches onto the canal, where you could moor your own boat. In the living area downstairs there is an indoor braai and on the deck there is a lapa braai for good weather con …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
The Astons is a luxury ground floor 3 bedroom apartment in a secure complex situated right on the beach and about 100 meters from the lagoon. You cannot get any closer! The apartment offers 3 neatly decorated bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
Our upmarket, spacious 3 bedroom self-catering apartment is on the 3rd floor in a secure complex right on the beach, about 100 meters from the lagoon in Aston Bay. It consists of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, open-plan kitchen/lounge and a built in braai in …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
@28Kabeljauws is situated in a quiet neighborhood 5 km from the main beach. Kabeljauws beach is a gem that is mostly known by locals …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
Dio Dell'Amore Guest House reflects the opulent of Tuscany and is situated right on the shores of the Kabeljauws River Mouth in Jeffrey's Bay. This Five Star Guest House is set in a tranquil escape that any discerning traveler of business person would app …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.
All individually decorated bedrooms feature a private patio or balcony with views of the surrounding area or indigenous garden. Free wi-fi, a television, refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities are available. …see more for bookings / enquiries and info.