Ripples is a large, newly refurbished luxury self-catering property situated in a prime location on the west bank of the River Kowie, in the picturesque Eastern Cape coastal town of Port Alfred; ideally suited for group holidays, family reunions and bespo
With a sublime climate, warm ocean and rich history, Port Alfred is a well-kept secret amongst hundreds of local and international visitors. Kowie River Chalets is located in a prime spot overlooking the ocean, close to all the attractions of this seaside
Stunning Mediterranean style beach house right on the waters edge of the Mpekweni River. It’s the perfect luxury beach getaway for you or the whole family. Beautiful beach walks just 150m along the rivers edge from the house.
Dockside Guest House is situated directly across the picturesque small boat harbour on the East Bank of beautiful Port Alfred, in the Eastern Cape - situated midway - exactly 150km between the cities of East London and Port Elizabeth.
Dreamers Villa has the rare quality of being a Beach House with a farm like atmosphere and has a real holiday ambience. It has three bedrooms, sharing two and a half bathrooms. The TV Room has a sleeper couch. A fourth large en-suite bedroom is available
Aries Guest is among the best self-catering accommodation options available in the Grahamstown area. Based in a secure apartment block in the suburb of Oatlands, with views stretching up over the town and Rhodes University, Aries Guest boasts not only s
1 on Ross consists of three cottages nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac just off Henry Road. It has a beautiful garden which featured in the Gardens of Grahamstown show, pool and offers braai facilities.
Fiddlewood Fields is a beautiful guest house, set in quiet, lush gardens in the city of Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape
Moving onto the accommodation, the house comes with three bedrooms. The main room is situated on the front (sea side) of the house and is fitted with an en-suite shower hand basin and toilet. The room is fitted with a King size bed and has a free ...
The main attraction of Port Alfred is of course it's harbour along with it's residential marina with many canals. Nearby are plenty of cinemas, restaurants and shopping centres. Despite this development, Port Alfred still preserves the charm and atmosphere of an old English fishing village.
Golfers will enjoy playing the Royal Port Alfred Golf Course, located in Port Alfred and is ± 20kms from at the Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort. Designed by Gary Player, this is one of the top 18-hole golf courses in the country.
The Waters Meeting Nature Reserve / Kowie Canoe Trail
Canoes can be hired in Port Alfred for trips along the Kowie River as far as 20 km upstream to the Waters Meeting Nature Reserve. where there is a hut at Horseshoe Bend. The river is bordered by the Kowie Nature Reserve providing refuge to various aquatic birds. Several picnic sites are located along the banks. The flora is the park are dominated by grasslands and bushveld providing shelter for several small antelope and bushpig.
Port Alfred is half way between East London and Port Elizabeth, making it an ideal stop over. This, together with its water sports, hiking trails and the richness of indigenous vegetation, fauna and bird life on its river attracts holiday makers.