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Stunning location

This is one of those picture perfect places that is so tranquil and clean aswell. Beautiful marina... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Muhammed777
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Beautiful.

Drove next to the river a few times, and took a lot of photos from the beach side at sunset... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
madeleinbooth
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Zhengzhou, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of those picture perfect places that is so tranquil and clean aswell. Beautiful marina set up on the river aswell. Stunning pictures and boat rides are available.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove next to the river a few times, and took a lot of photos from the beach side at sunset. Beautiful views from both side of the river. One can sit in town and look at the river too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank madeleinbooth
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Excellent facilities, beautiful surrounds and litter free! What a pleasant experience. We stopped over at the Black Rock Riverside Restaurant and also enjoyed a game drive. Very welcoming staff and well kept grounds / facilities - caters for children as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Safetravels123
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Port alfred is chilled and close to everything! Kenton, bathurst and kleinamonde is all 20min away... Bush, river and sea! x

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kerynv2
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It was our first visit to Port Alfred and will definitely not be the last. The whole area is beautiful and well maintained. We felt very welcome at every place we went to. The people are all very helpful and friendly. The service at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HawkieD1
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Having spent holidays at Port Alfred as a youngster in the 1960's the difference to today is remarkable, but the river although developed, has lost none of its attraction for the traveller.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Beautiful setting as 1 drives to the coast from inland Grahamstown. Not much happening out of season.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SuvarnaParbhoo
Reviewed 27 April 2018

The Kowie River allows for a beautiful boating experience with great fishing and awesome views of nature.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank woudo
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went canoeing with my siblings it was great fun. Initially it was frightening as the Kowie river is so broad, but once we were inside we didn't want to come out. We got the canoes from Kiddies beach. Later that day...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank LillyM29
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Went up river with Let's Go Tours. Still very beautiful. Sad to see littler on the banks in some places. The bird life is good to see. A very pleasant afternoon

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 770carol
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