In the 'hood, Alexandria as a destination

Alexandria lies en route to Bushman’s River Mouth and Kenton-on-Sea just 50 kilometres from Port Alfred, roughly halfway between Durban and Cape Town. It is described as a friendly farming community that sustains itself from chicory, dairy and pineapple plantations. Between the little town of Alexandria and the sea lies an area of subtropical coastal forests reminiscent of those found along ... cont.

Portion1 of Midfor Farm, No 325, Alexandria, 6185, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to Woody Cape Backpackers and Nature Lodge

From Port Elizabeth:
Take the R72 from Port Elizabeth towards Port Alfred. Just before you get to Alexandria you will see a gravel road to the right with sign indicating Addo Elephant Park, turn right down the road, after about 100m you will get to an automated boom, (just drive up to the boom it will open for you automatically).

Drive though the boom and follow the road, there are two turns offs on the road, both are marked with a sign indicating 'Woody Cape Holiday Resort'; follow the signs and the major road for 12km after which there is a turnoff to the right marked with our sign and one to Ocean View Farms. Follow the gravel road and after 500m you will see a large camping sign, continue past the sign onto a gravel track which will bring you to our gate in roughly 100m.

From East London or Port Alfred;
If you are coming from Port Alfred, continue on the R72 past Kenton-On-Sea. After a few kilometers you will see a sign indicating Boknes / Cannon Rocks. Take the turn off and continue on the tar road until you get to a 4-way stop. At the 4-way stop turn right onto a gravel road for roughly 200m and then turn first left, continue on the road and after a few kilometers you will get to an automated boom.

Go though the boom and continue for roughly 20km after which you will see a turn off to the left as well as our sign and a sign for Ocean View Farms. Five hundred metres down the road you will see a large camping sign, continue past the sign onto a gravel track which will bring you to our gate in roughly 100m.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (12 km)
  • Bus Line (12 km)
  • Post Office (12 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (12 km)
  • Airport (100 km)

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