Jeffreys Bay is a destination for travelers who love the beach as well as the surf and shells it has to offer. The region is considered the Surf Mecca of the World and has plenty of coastline with something for travelers of all kinds. Port Elizabeth Airport is the closest gateway to J-Bay and is just a flight away from Cape Town International Airport
. The area is an excellent stop for those traveling along the Garden Route.
The coast of Jeffreys Bay gets the most attention thanks to its perfect surfing conditions and abundance of sea shells. The annual Billabong Pro surfing competition and numerous surf schools and shops keep the sport thriving and make for some exciting afternoons – even if you’re just a spectator. The more leisurely traveler will find the beach an excellent place to stroll while keeping an eye out for some pristine sea shells. On land, nature still reigns with nature reserves to visit and trails to explore via hiking or mountain biking. Wine tasting, sandboarding, fishing, and paintball are but a few more of the adventures that can be enjoyed in Jeffreys Bay.
A range of beach villas, guesthouses, and hostels are found along the coast and in the area of Marina Martinique. Be sure to check out the interactive map of Jeffreys Bay for information on hotel locations, attractions, and must-see destinations.