In the 'hood, Port Alfred as a destination

Port Alfred, with its stretches of sandy beach that extend for miles, lies on the banks of the Kowie River. Port Alfred was established by a group of English settlers in the early 1800s and, although now an active commercial and residential town, it has retained most of its English fishing village feel. Port Alfreds former thwarted attempts at becoming a major seaport, impossible due mainly to ... cont.

10 Pirie Lane, Port Alfred, 6170, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to Sunshine Cottage

Port Alfred is half way between Port Elizabeth and East London with less than two hours drive from either town.

From Port Elizabeth:
If you enter Port Alfred from the Port Elizabeth side, pass the Garage on the left hand side next to Beavers Shop; take the second turning left called George Street. Drive straight down into the driveway of No 10 Pirie Lane (corner of George and Pirie big hedge).

From East London:
If you enter Port Alfred from the East London side, drive straight through the town on the main road over the new bridge, through the robot and up the steep hill, then turn right into George Street (after Miles Street). Drive straight down into the driveway of No 10 Pirie Lane (corner of George and Pirie big hedge).

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (0.5 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (0.5 km)
  • Business Services (0.5 km)
  • Car Hire (0.5 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (0.5 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (0.5 km)
  • Grocery Store (0.5 km)
  • Laundromat (0.5 km)
  • Post Office (0.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (0.5 km)
  • Shopping Mall (0.5 km)
  • Internet Caf (1 km)
  • Airport (130 km)

Activities

  • 4x4 trails
  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Driving range
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hang- / paragliding
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kite surfing
  • Microlight flights
  • Mountain bike trails
  • River cruises
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Sand boarding
  • Sky diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Theatre (performing arts)
  • Waterskiing
  • Whale watching
  • Wind surfing

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