The View

Your magnificent stay at the beach

Visit our luxury guest house in Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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Book any of The View's 4 lovely rooms. Just a few hundred metres from Kelly's Beach and the golf course, The View is a secure, refreshing alternative to cramped hotel rooms - ideal for touring groups, business travellers, family holidays and travelling project teams. Just wait until you see the incredible 180 degree view of the sea from the front decks! The large swimming pool in the gorgeous entrance garden is surrounded by Milkwoods and Clivias; bird life abounds.

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Watch the whales and dolphins from the comfort of your own bed or deck. Enjoy beautiful sea views from each room, tastefully furnished to create a calm, peaceful environment. The house boasts balconies and decks which contribute to the feeling of openness and space. The spacious open plan design downstairs features two full walls of windows, allowing guests to see straight through from the large pool in the tranquil entrance garden to the astounding view of the sea from the front deck. After a day of swimming, hiking, snorkeling, beaching, boating or fishing, guests can relax in the garden or in the shared lounge area with Netflix, DSTV and You Tube available on the TV. Free WiFi is also available if you want to use your own device. CLICK ON THE BUTTON BELOW TO SEE PICTURES OF EACH ROOM AND THE CORRESPONDING RATES.

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A large swimming pool with towels available Four spacious bedrooms Gorgeous bathrooms Quality linen, towels and hospitality items for every room Free WiFi Free private parking on the premises Security alarm and panic button A large open plan shared lounge with a spectacular sea view A large screen TV and a cosy fire place for chillier nights A dining room A fully-equipped kitchen and scullery for self-catering Filtered water and ice in the kitchen Braai facilities A small library Wake up every day to the sound and sight of the sea and feel right at home

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Edwin, our top rated host who lives on the property, genuinely cares about your comfort and goes out of his way to ensure you have everything you need. He considers his job well done when you leave far more relaxed than when you arrived. CALL EDWIN ON 076 215 5285 TO BOOK. Click on the button below to read some of our glowing testimonials.

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  • GPS coordinates: -33.606529, 26.890396. Port Alfred is approximately midway between Port Elizabeth and East London. Take the N2 from Port Elizabeth to East London, or vice versa. Drive 57.4 kilometers from Port Elizabeth airport on the N2 and branch onto the R72 when you see sign to Port Alfred. Continue for 99.3 kilometers. As you enter Port Alfred turn right at the first set of traffic lights into Atherstone Road. Follow this road, which become St Andrews Road as you reach the St Andrews hotel on the left. Turn left into the second road after the hotel (a dirt road called Muirfield Avenue) and keep left at the fork at the top of the hill. You will find The View on the next corner, the corner of Muirfield and Milkwood Avenues.

Golden beaches, swimming, snorkelling, surfing, golfing, water sports, hiking, river cruises, game viewing, birding, horse riding, quad biking, cycling, canoeing, deep sea or river fishing and kite surfing

Situated in the Sunshine (Adventure) Province, the Eastern Cape, you can enjoy all these outdoor activities as well as the arts and crafts in the area. The Sunshine Coast also boasts wonderful culinary experiences. The Kowie river will take you upstream for 22 kms or you can head downstream straight out to sea.

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