Situated near the mouth of the insanely beautiful Mdumbi River in a remote and primitive region of the Wild Coast we offer holiday and backpacking accommodation.
Surfing, fishing, river trips, boat hire, canoeing, hiking and biking, snorkeling, bird watching, and horse rides are just to mention a few activities to busy your day…. or just RELAX!
The views and access to the beach and river makes this an ideal laid back place to visit and is ideal for the nature lover and outdoor enthusiast who don’t mind roughing it a bit here and there.
Your surroundings offer you : – Safe, secluded, beautiful beaches – Safe river for swimming and you can walk across on low tide – River Estuaries – Rare Mangrove swamps – Prolific Bird life – Teeming waters with ±800 species of fish. Surf,rock and river fishing.
Deep sea trips can be arranged – Consistent Surf – River and tidal beach swimming areas on low tide (ideal for the young children) There are heaps of activities for the outdoor enthusiast and nature lover. Surfing – World class right hand points. Classic beach breaks. Waves to suit all levels. Lessons available. Fishing – river, rock and surf. Deep sea trips can be arranged.
Hiking trails – Take a hike on the wild side. Guided hikes to Port St Johns, Hluleka and Coffee Bay can be arranged.
Horse rides – Explore the village on horse back or go for a beach ride. These are not your average racehorses, so relax, sit back and enjoy the ride and awesome scenery!
Bird watching (Crowned Crane, Fish Eagle, Giant King Fisher, Hornbills, Bea Eaters, Sun Birds, Raptors – too many to mention…..and many, many more….
We’re not too clued up on all the bird species, so maybe you can help us identify a few.) Visit the beautiful fresh water pools of the upper Mdumbi river.
Spend the day swimming and sunning in a secluded and peaceful environment.
Discover local culture and learn to weave grass mats or send the kids herding cattle with the local children.
Nearby attractions include : – Hole in the Wall – Lwandile Point – Presleys Bay – Nelson Mandela Open Air Museum – Mthata – Hluleka Nature Reserve – Mapuzi Caves – Drumming Workshops in Coffee Bay – Various shipwrecks