In, & around PORT
ALFRED. EASTERN CAPE. SOUTH AFRICA.
No town worth it's salt, would be complete with out a full compliment of bedding establishments. We are fortunate here in Port Alfred, to have a vast array of places to stay, be they self-catering, B&B's, reserves, Hotels, caravan parks or self hire flats and homes.
We have listed these, in no particular order or preference, with as much of a description as we possibly can give you, unless they have a web page will give you the relevant details. If numbers or emails are not listed then the telephone number in all cases is PORT ALFRED TOURISM. +27-046-6241235 or fax +27-046-62441239. We do reservations from here too.
The one really amazing fact about our establishments, is that in their variation, you will find, inexpensive B&b's, self catering places that are a dream. Hotels, from glorious in the harbour, to quaint settler 'inns.' In all of these the hosts are so friendly, that they can book your restaurant reservations, cook breakfast on request and arrange tours to suit your individual tastes.
HOTEL. (very old settler
inn) on the banks of the river.
Bed & Breakfast establishments/Guest houses.
LINKS Country Inn.. Luxury
accommodation, in a restored 1820 boarding house.
(046-624-4533) Esme & Jan. Nominated for AA awards 2001!
DOER & GONE. guest house. Amid
the trees & the birds you sleep in comfort.
FIRST STOP. Budget accommodation.
Home from home. T.V. & secure parking.
FERNDALE guest lodge. Glorious
comfort in a Colonial setting.
(046-624-4894) Jenny & Kevin.
ORIBI HAVEN. Cottage, overlooking
the sea in a haven of delight.
(046-648-2043) Jenny. (email)
CORAL GUEST COTTAGE. An exquisite,
restored 18th century cottage. Utter luxury!
(046-624-2849) Cynthia (email)
50 Kms from Port Alfred. Tranquil sea
views. T.V. Glorious setting.
(040-677-1041) Rene& Sakkie (email)
THARFIELD COTTAGE. 14km from
P.A. Exquisite cottage. Hiking & Canoeing too.
(046-675-1083) Liz & Tom Webb.
VILLA MAJESTIC. Upmarket. Exquiste
& utter luxury. DSTV.
(046-624-2857) Sai & Burnette. (email)
TERRACE HOUSE. Bathurst. Double
rooms en-suite. Victorian style home.
SATOUR accrediated. (046-625-0906)
VILLA VISTA Absolute luxury, 5
double bedrooms ensuite.
082-892-4773 Jurie & Lisa will make your stay most enjoyable.
PORT 'O CALL : Nico &
Esme, are your hosts.
5 equisite double rooms en suite. 046-624-2251. 0r 082-4597428
ALBANY GUEST FARM.
"Fully equipped kitchenettes and floodlit barbecues (braais). Linen & towels provided, serviced daily". (046-675-1170)
"BRETTON BEACH CREST" - beach cottages.
Beautifully natural setting. (046-624-1606)
BELTON HIKING trails &
THE MILKING PARLOUR.
FIRST STOP. Can accommodate groups upto
LINKS country inn.
(046-624-4533) Esme & Jan.
MARINA luxury home.
MILK WOOD cottage.
(046-648-2043) Jenny & Wallo
RIVERSIDE caravan park & chalets.
The Kowie Canoe trail starts here too.! book direct. (046-624-2230)
MEDOLINO caravan park & chalets.
(046-6241651) Derek & Anita.
CABANAS & SANDAWANA Flats
SETTLERS SANDS holiday duplexes.
VILLA MAJESTIC. luxury flat with everthing
you will need!
WAVECREST flat. Jump out of bed into the sea!
FLAME LILY Cottages. Amid the dunes!
DOLPHIN VIEW. 3 bedrromed house. plus 2 bedroomed flat. All mod cons. Gill (046-624-4756)
SEA STAR: Tele/fax (046) 624-5309
FITZ-SNUGLY: (046-624-3500) self catering flat.
BANKSIA COUNTRY COTTAGES: Self catering historical stone cottages 9.5 km from PA. Each can sleep upto 5 pax. Parklike gardens, abundant birdlife, bass fishing, valley walks. T.V, & linen. Tele/fax Lyn 046-625-0859 or 082-9743463
WOODLANDS COUNTRY HOUSE: Glorious accommodation in a country home. Cottages & B&B. Restaurant. phone Bev Selwyn-Smith: tele/fax 046-648-2867 email email@example.com
CAMPING: UMTHATHI BUSH
CAMP: “Come back to nature” tele. 046-648-1100 or 083-961-2952
Birds. Fishing. Hiking. Game drives. Camping. Rustic ablutions, with hot & cold water. Wood supplied for braais.
KAP RIVER NATURE RESERVE: A must! overnight lodge.Hike, canoeing & game veiwing. 046-625-0631
PRIVATE HOME IN
Exquisite private home, set amid indigenous forests almost on the most beautiful beach you will ever visit. 27km fro PA.
phone LYNNE (046-6241616)
Do note, that most of these places, are self-catering as well as bed & breakfast.
The only thing you may not ask? please, is which we prefer.
They are all lovely. There is a bed & price to suit all tastes.
CARAVAN PARKS & CAMPING.
RIVERSIDE CARAVAN PARK. (CHALETS
BUT NO CAMPING)
set on the banks of the river.Tel.624-2230. Fax 624-2702
THE WILLOWS CARAVAN PARK. (CAMPING)
Perched on the banks of the river, next to the harbour.(046-624-2702)
SOCIAL CLUBS & SOCIETIES IN PORT ALFRED
All telephone codes are 046 for the numbers quoted below
in the Park,
Benevolent Society Joyce Heny 6241535
Bridge Club Duplicate Bridge, Mrs Stark 6243627
Catholic Women’s League Box 390, Port Alfred, 6170. 6241989
Chamber of Business and Development, Mr Sai Petersen, 7 Lewis St PA 6242857
Christian Women’s Club Mrs S Holt 6241737
Diaz Cross Bird Club Mrs M van Heerden 6481860
Ex-Servicemen’s Cottage Association Box 2009. Gillbee 6245373
Flea Market Linda Jensen 6245268
Friends of the Port Alfred Hospital Gill Dempers 6241276
Friends of the Port Alfred High School 6242440
Friends of the Kowie Museum Mrs Boocock 6243251
Friends of the Library Librarian 6241140
Girl Guides and Brownies Mrs Hopper 6241619
Goodwill Centre Sociable centre in town for meeting friends, morning teas, etc. Mrs Gordon 6241885
Home Nursing Service Pat McCrea 6241417. 31 Alfred Road
Horticultural Society Jean Andrew 6241940
Kowie Sports Club Box 2296. Dr Louw (h) 6242217. Bowls, tennis, croquet.
Kowie Striders Running Club.
Lower Albany Historical Society Mrs Merwynne Jones 6250646
Masonic Lodge AEA Wright 6250640
MOTHS Ernie Fourie 6244382
Naval Cadets ( boys & girls) Paul Ganter 6244506 (evenings)
NSRI (emergency 10111) Box 2243.
Port Alfred Art Club Tony Tarr 6244390
Port Alfred Tourism Tourism Director 6241235
Ratepayers and Residents Association (PARRA) Box 29. Tony Versfeld 6243303
Red Cross Nigel Coster 6241761
Rotary Club Box 2103. Rob Gimbel 6751244
Round Table Box 149. Bryn Lewis c/o Karen, 6241163
South African Airforce Association Bob Bell 6242314
South African Legion Peter Buisson-Street. Box 2009. 6241835
Senior Citizens Gym Mrs Freemantle 6242342. 16 Tern Street
Settlers Park Retirement Village 6240203. Box 2125 (with service centre with any over 60 can join – daily lunches, hairdressing, social activities etc.
SPCA Kennels 6241919 10:00 – 11:00 and 15:00 – 16:30 only.
Sunset Park Ex-Servicemen’s Retirement Village George Gillbee 6245373
WAA Mrs Muriel MacGregor 6241963
While all clubs and societies welcome new members, most are particularly glad of volunteer helpers.
Royal Port Alfred Golf Club 6244796. PA Bowling Club 6241355 (clubhouse). PA Squash Club 6241110. Kowie Sports Club (bowls, tennis and croquet) 6241100 (w). PA Country Club (rugby, cricket and road-running) W Probart 6242776. Glenhope Riding School horseriding 6250866. Three Sisters Horse Trail, horseriding 6751269, Rufanes Farm 6241469, Beachcomber (Kenton) 0827164670.
Assembly of God (h) 6244404 (o) 6242848. Full Gospel (h) 6241915 (o) 6242265. NG Kerk (h) 6242960 (w) 6243534. Church of the Province/Anglican 6241236. Methodist 6242420. Baptist 6241335. Catholic 6241509. Presbyterian 6244056. PA Christian Centre (h) 6241459 (o) 6242381. Jehovah’s Witnesses 6242230. Christian Scientists 6241523. Gereformeerde Kerk (o) 6241648 (h) 6244845
THIS LIST IS COMPILED BY PORT
As a service, particularly for newcomers to our town
Tel 046-6241235 Fax 6244139
Our glorious Kowie River
We have it all here in Port Alfred.
AGENTS FOR PRIVATE HOMES. HOLIDAY ACCOMMOATION.
HOMENET MOORE & GARDNER. 624-5222
SEEF PROPERTIES: 624-1147/8