About Mpekweni

Mpekweni is situated on the Sunshine Coast, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

Eastern Cape DestinationsMpekweni, Sunshine Coast

Mpekweni

The little seaside resort of Mpekweni lies between the equally small villages of Hamburg and Seafield, roughly 70 kilometres south of East London. But it's close enough to Port Alfred that people with holiday homes here refer to it as Port Alfred, as few people have heard of Mpekweni.

Think endless white sands and tranquil lagoon and you've more or less got the gist of it. Mpekweni though is essentially taken up by a large beach resort, which hugs the west of the lagoon, although holiday homes, some of which are to rent, lie on the opposite bank - few enough of them to be a definite attraction.

The beach at Mpekweni is incredible - a long strip of white sand, and undeveloped coastline on which you could walk for miles. And the lagoon provides a wonderful space to paddle or canoe up river, or merely idle away time waiting for fish to bite. For families with children Mpekweni provides a wonderful holiday space.

The nearby Fish River Sun (18 minutes away via the R72) provides access to a Gary Player designed golf course and a number of nature trails. Or visit the Kap River Nature Reserve - a 670 hectare reserve that straddles the area between two rivers - the Kap River and the Great Fish River; the Indian Ocean forms its southern boundary. Here you'll not only be able to walk a number of trails, but you should manage to sight zebra, red hartebeest, impala, duiker bushbuck and a wonderful bird life.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Sunshine Coast

Kellys Beachfront Apartments

Self Catering in Port Alfred

Kellys Beachfront Apartments

Kelly’s Beachfront Apartments in Port Alfred are conveniently situated opposite the blue flag beach. Each apartment ... more

The Hub Boutique Hotel

Hotel in Walmer

The Hub Boutique Hotel

Experience a refreshing take on corporate and leisure accommodation with the ultra-modern, purpose-built Hub Boutique ... more

The Royal Guest House

Guest House in Port Alfred

The Royal Guest House

The Royal Guest House extends its warm welcome to all travellers - be it business or pleasure. We are situated on the ... more

SA-Venues.com has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German.

SA-Venues.com © 1999-2017. All Rights Reserved. Find and book hotels and accommodation in South Africa. Sitemap