In the 'hood, Jeffreys Bay as a destination

Jeffreys Bay, or "J-Bay" as it is known to the locals, brings to mind surfing, sunshine and beautiful beaches - and you’d be right. Rated among the ten best surfing spots in the world, surfers from across the globe come to enjoy the rolling surf. Jeffreys Bay is a beach paradise. Jeffreys Bay is one of endless summer where people predominantly come to escape the city life and enjoy a relaxed ... cont.

Houtboschbaai No 1, Aston, Jeffrey's Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to Houtboschbaai No 1

Directions from Port Elizabeth:
• Do not take the first Jeffrey's Bay / Mondplaas turn-off.
• Take the second Jeffrey's Bay turn-off (no 676).
• Turn left towards Jeffrey's Bay / Paradysstrand / Aston.
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Directions from Cape Town:
• Take the Jeffrey's Bay / Paradysstrand / Aston turn-off (no 676).
• Turn right towards Jeffrey's Bay.
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• Drive over the Humansdorp / Kabeljouws crossing. The road makes a curve.
• Look out for the Jeffreysbaai Aftree-oord at right and Caltex Garage at left (from the N2 turn-off to the Caltex Garage approx 4.5 km)
• At Caltex Garage (sign Aston) turn right. Drive 1 km.
• At T-junction turn left. Drive 0.3 km.
• Turn right at the Paradysstrand / Aston / Marina Martinique sign. Drive 1.3 km.
• Turn left towards the Marina Martinique. Drive 2.4 km. The road makes a curve.
• Cross the Marina Martinique bridge with little towers.
• Turn right at T-junction towards Aston. Drive 0.7 km.
• The first street at left (Uilweg) turn left. The road makes a curve. Drive 0.3 km.
• Use keys for security gates.

(A total of 6km from Caltex Garage to gates of Houtboschbaai)

Amenities in the area

  • Restaurants / Eateries (1 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (6 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (6 km)
  • Business Services (6 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (6 km)
  • Grocery Store (6 km)
  • Internet Café (6 km)
  • Laundromat (6 km)
  • Post Office (6 km)
  • Airport (70 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (70 km)
  • Shopping Mall (70 km)
  • Train Station (70 km)


  • Abseiling
  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Bungee jump
  • Children's entertainment
  • Cycling paths
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kite surfing
  • Sand boarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind surfing

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