Port Alfred is a small town in South Africa known for its kilometers of beaches. At the mouth of the Kowie River, the town is halfway between Port Elizabeth and East London. Several roads lead to Port Alfred, some being drives along the coast from Port Elizabeth or East London. Leaving the car behind while exploring won’t be a problem here as the entire area can be easily covered on foot.
With the sun and sea at your fingertips, there will be no shortage of excitement while in Port Alfred. The area can be a fisherman’s delight with opportunities to enjoy reef, river, estuary, deep sea, or coastal fishing. Divers can also get their fill among the soft coral reefs, numerous shipwrecks, and a crayfish breeding grown known as Lunar Landing. Staples of the South African experience include nature reserves, hiking trails, and horse riding – all of which can be enjoyed while in Port Alfred.
A range of accommodation is available for those looking to take in the offerings of Port Alfred. Bed and breakfast establishments, guest houses, and cottages are but a few ways you can stay. Whether it be in the town, along the coast, or away from it all, you are sure to find the right place. Find the most suitable accommodation for you by clicking on our interactive map and exploring Port Alfred for hotels and must-see destinations.