Travel guide to Port Alfred, Sunshine Coast
Come find accommodation in Port Alfred. This town lies on the banks of the Kowie River and is part of the Cacadu district in the Eastern Cape. It has a temperate climate an array of game reserves and parks and an intimate small boat harbour. The town is divided into two by the Kowie River, which make the hiking trails and boat cruises around this region very memorable.
This town is a popular holiday location, so choosing Port Alfred accommodation is a decision worth making. Port Alfred is popular for many reasons; mainly the river and Indian Ocean where boating, water-skiing, surfing, diving, canoeing and angling are all great activities available to the traveler. There are restaurants, bars and a theatre that give the town a hip vibe.
Lodges, hotels, Bed & Breakfasts and guesthouses make up the great accommodation Port Alfred has to offer so stay and take a trip to the nearby Grahamstown to see the National Arts Festival with music, plays, art and crafts this is not a festival to be missed in the June-July period.
Visit Weatherstar shop, where there are amazing nautical marine gifts, or stopover at the Richmond House Museum which has a 170 year-old history. If you prefer something more active then why not do a Horse Safari on the Fish River, a unique bush experience where you view game while riding over sand dunes, beaches and grasslands.
Stay in Port Alfred and feel the charm of this village by the sea, there is a new development in Wharf Street that is re-creating a vintage village ambience and where you can encounter a restaurant, antique store, fishery, pub, fruit market and even a brewery that does tours.
Whether you are deciding where to stay in Port Alfred or what to see and get up to, we have the best service, helping to find the most suitable location for you, or your family and friends. Let us take you on a journey that will enhance your holiday experience when staying in accommodation in Port Alfred, South Africa.