In the 'hood, St Francis Bay as a destination

Touted as the country’s answer to ‘little Venice’, St Francis Bay lies just 90 kilometres west of Port Elizabeth - a series of little man-made canals and waterways that lend themselves perfectly to boating, swimming and other water sports. St Francis Bay is the playground of dolphins, whales and the wealthy, the bay magnificent with a white sandy St Francis Bay beach that offers some of the ... cont.

8 Frank Road, St Francis Bay, 6312, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to The Sands @ St Francis

From Port Elizabeth
Travel on the N2 from Port Elizabeth in the direction of Cape Town
Turn off the N2 at the R330 to Hankey / Humansdorp (Exit number 665)
At the Stop Sign turn left onto the R330 in the direction of Humansdorp
Cross over the next Stop street and continue to the T-Junction
At the T-Junction turn left towards St Francis Bay (Saffrey Street)
Travel +/- 24 km to the turn off to St Francis Bay
Turn left at the St Francis Bay turn off into Lyme Road
At the T-Junction turn right and continue down the road (the road curves continue on). The Golf Course and Shopping Centre will be on your left
At the T-Junction turn right into St Francis Drive
At the Stop Street opposite Legends Pub and Grub turn left (Nevil Road)
Just before the beach parking area take the last right into Frank Road
The Sands @ St Francis is situated at no. 8 Frank Road on the left hand side.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (0.5 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (0.5 km)
  • Business Services (0.5 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (0.5 km)
  • Grocery Store (0.5 km)
  • Laundromat (0.5 km)
  • Post Office (0.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (0.5 km)
  • Car Hire (20 km)
  • Shopping Mall (20 km)
  • Airport (50 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Abseiling
  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Bungee jump
  • Children's entertainment
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Elephant back safaris
  • 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
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Parasailing
  • Quad biking
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Sand boarding
  • Shark cage dives
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Waterskiing
  • Whale watching
  • Wind surfing
  • Wine tasting

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