Yellowwood Forest - Morgan Bay, Wild Coast

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Morgan Bay Accommodation
Morgan Bay, Wild Coast

Yellowwood Forest

Morgan Bay, Wild Coast - Accommodation

Yellowwood Forest rating

Yellowwood Forest in Morgan Bay

Yellowwood Forest, home to Morgan Bay 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. Open daily- the Tea garden restaurant, pizzeria and bar serves great food, coffee and wood fired pizza. There is also a gift shop with Dstv and Wi-Fi. Every Saturday is market day. Stock up on farm fresh veggies, organic eggs, home baked goods and other tasty treats.Kids love the playground with its tree house, trampoline and slides. The river has a small natural swimming hole with high rocks from which to jump and there also forest trails to explore. Morgan Bay dam is ideal for bass fishing, swimming and canoeing and is just a walk away. The bird life is phenomenal!

Facilities & Activities nearby:

Facilities available at Yellowwood Forest ,Morgan Bay, Wild Coast

Facilities
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Wi-Fi
Activities Nearby
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Fishing - Deep Sea
  • Fishing - Saltwater
  • Game Drives
  • Horse Riding
  • Paddling - Canoeing
  • Quad Biking
  • Surfing
  • Walking

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 28° 20' 1.3" E / 32° 41' 49.3" S

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Driving to Yellowwood Forest in Morgan Bay, Wild Coast

Departing: East London Airport
Address: Settlers Way, East London, 5200, South Africa
Distance: 51 m / Duration: 1 hour 13 mins
1.Head east0.3 km
2.Turn left onto Settlers Way/R72
Continue to follow R72
8.0 km
3.At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Fleet St/R720.2 km
4.Turn left onto Cambridge St0.8 km
5.Cambridge St turns right and becomes Commercial Rd1.0 km
6.Turn left onto Fitzpatrick Rd/R72
Continue to follow R72
5.4 km
7.Turn right to merge onto N2 toward Mthatha34.3 km
8.Turn right onto R34939.7 km
9.Turn right toward Link Rd64 m
10.Turn right onto Link Rd2.1 km
11.Slight left onto Incarha Dr
Destination will be on the left
51 m

Nearest Airport & Flights

East London Airport - East London

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East London Airport welcomes 346 000 people each year and is a busy yet small national airport that has around 25 flights a day. The creation of the airport was in 1927 with a municipal aerodrome at Woodbrook, it moved several times and in 1965 the airport was moved for the last time to its present location, only 10 kilometres from East London’s city centre.

Reviews for Yellowwood Forest

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Saturday market under a tree canopyGood healthy food. Very basic but great environment.Don't expect anything fancy. A no frills offering.

review by Adina Bregman

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Owner run with a distinct emphasis on sustainability, ecology and run ethically and professionally. Amazing pizzas, mad forest walks and a touch of the shire, must visit

review by Andrew Rathbone

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A real gem of Morgan Bay. The Campsites are covered in large indigenous trees which are full fo bird life. The trails are a fantastic way to explore the natural wonders of the area.The facilities are super - built with sustainability and minimal impact in mind - the bungalow above the main office is a must! Sean and the team go out of their way to make you feel welcomed and educate you on the local fauna and flora of the area.There is a restaurant/cafe on site and they have amazing pizzas do try them you won't regret it!Close enough to the beach but further away enough from the main hustle and bustle of the village centre.Can't wait to go back!

review by Tyrone Ping

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We enjoyed the craft market that the have on Saturday's... Call in advance to make sure they have one before you go... Best pancakes

review by Sunelle Simpfenderfer

"Yellowwood heaven"

Yellowwood Forest is a relaxed and beautiful setting for a few days away. Its very family friendly but I imagine could also be a great spot for friends or couples to escape the hustle of life for some tranquility. I have camped there several times and love the environmentally friendly buildings and vibe as well as the home made pizzas. This time we stayed in the cob cottage - which is beautiful and magical. I thoroughly recommend this place.

review by Sarah Hanton

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Rustic done right! Very nice camp sites, with or without electricity. Lush trees to shade your camp, plenty quirky ablustions, and perhaps the best pizza in Morgan Bay. Twin ply toilet paper... Just a bonus.

review by Nellis van de Merwe

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Absolutely stunning destination. Peaceful, beautiful and friendly, through and through. Can't wait to return

review by Sascha-Storm Steen

"nothing. left day early."

Need to sort out showers. Its hot or cold. Need to be set. Bush camp very wet and muddy around it.

review by Sarel Pretorius

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Easy going. Relaxed atmosphere and lots to see and buy. Friendly stall holders.

review by Charlie Weskamp

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Stayed in the Cob Cottage in December and completely forgot to review.Fantastic stay, we were 5 people and had a really happy, comfortable two nights.The market was also a bonus!

review by Jus Coetzee

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Serenity and beautiful open spaces. Big trees and the wildlife ( mostly birds) are all over the place. The owners are wonderful people and the fresh local produce is definitely worth.

review by Theodore Weilbach

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Campsite and self-catering cottages on grass in a magic-seeming forest setting. There is even a fairytale walk through the forest for both young and old. The owners are artistic and environmentally friendly. The buildings are like fairyland using recycled materials. Excellent pizza meals and bar. The shop has books and curios, as well as a library. Highly recommended.

review by Dave Raulstone

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One of the most beautiful and unique places you could wish to visit. The pizzeria and camp site are family run, providing amazing service.The camp site looks onto a small river and is gorgeous. With only a two minute drive to the stunning Morgan bay beach this place is beyond deserving a five star review.

review by Brian de Klerk

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