Sunshine Cottage Self Catering in Port Alfred

Sunshine Cottage

Self Catering at 10 Pirie Lane, Port Alfred, 6170, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About Sunshine Cottage

Sunshine Cottage is midway between East London and Port Elizabeth. Know for the wonderful temperate climate, pristine endless beaches, friendly ‘village’ atmosphere and the magnificent Kowie River (29 kilometres inland), which flows out to the warm Indian Ocean.

Sunshine Cottage has a wonderful view of the Kowie River. Fully equipped self catering cottage, only minutes to the beaches, river, town centre and restaurants.

Escape from your busy life and experience the serenity, tranquillity and absolute beauty that this little town has to offer. Port Alfred is one of the few places that have a remarkable range of activities from fishing, sand boarding, surfing, canoeing and boating, hiking and two well known golf courses. Kelly’s Beach has a Blue Flag status and ensures safe swimming.


Cottage, sleeps 4: Has two bedrooms, one has double bed and the other two single beds. Both bedrooms include built-in wardrobes with hangers, dressing table and mirror, side tables with lamps and a casual chair. Both rooms have overhead ceiling fans and heaters if needed. A separate dining area with a table, four chairs and a server. Small outside braai facility with garden table and chairs.


The Cottage is fully equipped. All linen and bedding included, two pillows per person, bath and hand towels each. Change of fresh linen depends on length of stay. Client to bring own beach towels. Kitchenette has a microwave, two plate hob, large fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle, good quality pots, pans, cutlery, crockery and all cooking utensils.

The lounge has TV, with DSTV and video/DVD machine with comfortable two seater couches. Modern fully tiled bathroom with shower over the bath, hand basin and WC.


Braai facilities with outside furniture for your comfort. Electric gate gives safe off road parking for cars, boat and trailer. The Cottage is totally secure with the added security of armed reaction. Arrangements can be made for domestic help for a nominal fee. Animal friendly please query as conditions apply.


Beautiful beaches, river activities like water skiing, canoeing, river and deep sea cruises, scuba diving, beach and deep sea fishing. Pineapple Farms and inland historic sights at Bathurst and Grahamstown (home of the 1820 British Settlers).

Royal Port Alfred Marina and small boat harbour (availability to hire or launch boats). 43 Air School gives small aircraft and helicopter lessons. Game Park, Bradshaw’s Mill, Horseshoe bend view site of the Kowie River and Paradise Cheese Factory. Thirty-three different restaurants, Take-aways, Antique Dealers and a variety of attractive shops.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Accreditations (as claimed by Sunshine Cottage)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.593503999666666
Longitude: 26.87601099933333

Children policy
Children of all ages welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in / out times are available with prior arrangement, please enquire.

Listed on
June 2005 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Its always my pleasure to stay at Sunshine...

Vusumzi, Port Elizabeth Travellers' Rating


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