Bed and Breakfast
Wettham Hill Guest House
The stylish house seems to float above spectacular mountain scenery, overlooking virgin forest, the river mouth, and beyond that, the splash of whales in the Indian Ocean. Situated high above the town, the music and vibrance of the local culture filters through the forest adding to this very special experience.Unique in Port St Johns, the jewel of South Africa. Wettham Hill offers you unprecedented views, great service and great accommodation. A small and informal restaurant, renowned for its contemporary menu, explores the richness of local tropical ingredients to bring you fresh, exciting meals.
Outspan Inn is situated in Port St Johns, on the beautiful Wild Coast at the mouth of the Umzimvubu River. A short walk across the lawns takes you straight down to First (our!) Beach. It’s not a swimming beach, but is great for sundowners, walks, and building sandcastles.All our rooms are sea facing, but because we are environmentally aware & bird friendly, the swathe of coastal bush between the lawns and the beach is left intact for the birds (120 species recorded at Outspan Inn). The B&B rooms are all en suite, some with DSTV. The self catering units are fully equipped. The swimming pool is fenced & the gardens are child friendly. Pets are welcome as long as they are well behaved.Lunch and dinner can be had at the independently owned restaurant & pub on the premises.
Tel/fax: 047 – 564 1057
Address: Main Road, Port St Johns, Wildcoast, Eastern Cape.
The Spotted Grunter Resort
All the luxury log cabins are fully equipped with microwaves, gas stoves, fridges and TV’s. All utensils, pots and pans, dish clothes, dishwashing liquid, bath soaps, shampoo’s and hand lotion are provided. There are two sleepers and six sleeper log cabins. We pride ourselves on the friendliness of the staff and the little extra’s that you will make you feel at home the minute you arrive. All cabins have a braai area that is cleaned daily. We are the Seafood Meca of Port St Johns. Our full a la carte restaurant offers irresistible dishes from seafood to steaks to pizza’s and much, much more. The ladies bar offers good music, exciting sporting events and fun filled evenings with the friendly bartender. Pool and darts are also offered to enjoy the evening.
Mthatha Road (Opposite Shell garage), Port St Johns
Tel: 047 5641279 (resort)
Cell: Michele Schoeman 083 788 6330 Philip Schoeman 083 791 2148
Venessa Smit (Manageress) 082 894 5862 Resort Cell: 078 437 6005
SUNLOF Bed & Breakfast
Sunlof is situated overlooking the Port St Johns Golf Course, The mouth of the Umzimvubu River and Indian Ocean, the Mount Thesiger and Mount Sullivan Mountains to the North, East and West, While at the rear or South side we have the Forest and a Highly protected Wetland. The estalishment has 12 Bedrooms recommended for their Cleanliness.
All bedrooms have Televisions, Hair Driers, Tea/ Coffee facilities. We have a Licensed Bar, a Pool/Snooker room, a Swimming Pool, Tea/Beer Garden. Fantastic gardens some covered parking. Braai facilities Fabulous View, Internet Facilities and unbelievable views. Cellphone and Laptop reception excellent views.
Margaret Floyd ( owner ) P.O.Box 8 Port St Johns 5120 Tel. 047 564 1098 Fax 047 564 1402 Cell 082 647 7147
The Lily Lodge, set in the dune forest at Second Beach, Port St Johns, is an idyllic venue for enjoying the Transkei Wild Coast. From our restaurant, you can see the Indian Ocean and the beach is 98 steps down the dunes. You can laze on the beach, walk for hours in the forests and along the cliffs, or fish from the rocks nearby. Other activities available are canoeing, horse trails, visits to rural villages and deep sea fishing. We have twenty-eight rooms, including five family rooms, all self contained with showers. Each family room contains a double and two single beds. All rooms are air-conditioned, with multi-channel TV. Prices: Out of season, our rates are R 450.00 per person, dinner, bed and breakfast. Children under 5 years stay free. Children 5 - 12 years pay half adult rate
Conference & Wedding Facilities:
Our facilities include two function rooms, one with a sun-deck, overlooking the beach. The main function room can accommodate 200 people and the second, 40. There are overhead and data projectors and flipcharts available for presentations. The chapel makes it possible to hold a full wedding ceremony at the Lodge.
Second Beach, P O Box 27, Port St Johns 5120
Ph +27 47 5641229 | Cellphone: 082 926 0077 | Fax +27 47 5641029
N’taba River Lodge
Nestled between towering cliffs and set in Tropical Gardens on the banks of the Umzimvubu River, N’taba River Lodge is a small family resort offering a perfect mixture of Wild Coast hospitality and homely comforts. Situated on the South Bank of the Umzimvubu River, lies N’taba River Lodge, Port St Johns first and only four star rated Lodge.
N’taba River Lodge is a comfortable and attractive establishment with a relaxing and laid-back atmosphere. You will be pampered in spacious thatched single or two bedroom family bungalows, each with its own en suite bathroom or shower. Rooms are private and comfortably furnished to create a warm inviting ambience. Dining at N’taba River Lodge is a gastronomic affair with overseas chef showing off their culinary expertise. N’taba River Lodge, also has a well stocked Boutique , aptly named “ PONDOCHERRI” with imported clothing, handbags and jewellery from Bali, Thailand and India. The Lodge caters for private parties and conferences and has hosted many Government dignitaries and Ministers.
In House Facilities include : Swimming Pool, Pub / Restaurant situated on river bank, Games Room (with Pool Table / Table Tennis / Darts / Board Games), 18 Seater Catamaran for morning bird watching and evening sundowner cruises, Volleyball – on the river bank, Jungle Gym and Canoes.
Contact Person : Bugs Moodley
Lodge Tel : 047 5641707 | Cell: 0834537375 | Fax: 0866841722
Umzimvubu Retreat Guest House
Umzimvubu Retreat Guest House is situated on densely forested dunes overlooking the great Umzimvubu River Mouth and Indian Ocean and within comfortable walking distance from the town centre.
This family run business offers personal service, which includes organizing tours to magical waterfalls, guided hiking trails, fishing trips (deep sea, rock & surf angling), bird watching, 4x4 adventures and places of interest in and around Port St. Johns. Umzimvubu Retreat is the perfect stop over between Port Elizabeth and Durban. We guarantee unmistakable South African hospitality … whether for a holiday, business trip or just passing by, we pledge satisfaction, value for money and fond memories. Experience the incredible scenic beauty of the Wild Coast.
All rooms are individually furnished with en-suite bath/shower. Private entrances provide access to each room. 1 Honeymoon Suite, 1 Luxury Suite, 2 twin rooms, 2 family rooms, 4 single rooms & 2 double rooms offer suitable accommodation to everyone's needs. Children are able to share family rooms with parents at a minimal rate. Self-catering options are available for en-suite accommodation.