South Africa has a vast and beautiful shoreline and its beaches are known for being among the best in the world. The South African beach resorts offer a perfect setting for travelers who are looking to enjoy the alluring beaches of the country. To be a part of the action, all you have to do is, book your flight tickets to South Africa and find the best holiday packages for yourself and your family. Don’t be surprised if you’re treated with some of the finest beach scenes in the world. There are a plenty of splendid options to choose from this year and to help you with that, we have put together a list of the 10 of the best South African beach resorts of 2017.
Garonga Safari Camp, Makalali Private Game Reserve – This place is one of our top picks and has a totally relaxed environment with an excellent service. The place is supposed to have some mouth-watering food including homemade breads, delicious starters and yummy puddings. The beach is pretty close and it’s a nice feeling to take a sunset bush bath and watch the lions and elephants.
Umngazi River Bungalows and Spa, Port St Johns – This is a secluded resort on the footstep of River Mngazi and provides some great river and ocean views. The thatched bungalows have a stunning décor along with whirlpool baths and fireplaces. The terrace bar is a great place to spend your evenings after a relaxing day on the clean nearby beaches.
Breakers Resort, Umhlanga Rocks – Breakers resort is great for family holidays and boasts of facilities such as a gym, a restaurant, many swimming pools and plenty of places to laze around. The beach area is quite happening with plenty of food stalls serving some delicious bites.
Monkey Valley Resort, Noordhoek – This resort is 5 km from Chapman’s peak and 16 km from World of Birds Wildlife Sanctuary. This rustic place is hidden away in a forest which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. There is direct access to the beach and all the rooms have balconies with a magnificent view. Free Wi-Fi is also available.
Margate Sands, Margate – Margate Sands is perfect place along for a fun-filled vacation. The place is set along the coast of the Indian Ocean, 153 km from Durban. The fuzzy warm South Coast Climate is great for unwinding by the pool and indulging in other sports and beach activities which are easily accessible.
The Lodge at Prince’s Grant, Stanger – This hotel is filled with elegance and class and is only 10.3 km from Stanger. Stylish rooms with some splendid views of the golf course and the ocean have all the facilities such as TV, self served tea and coffee and safes. The pub is a nice place to chill and the restaurant serves some delectable food.
Crawford’s Beach Lodge, Chintsa – This is a sublime resort on a private beach, 41.8 km from East London and 14 km from the N2 freeway. Thatched roof buildings have some beautifully decorated rustic rooms with separate balconies, TV, Wi-Fi, DVD players and some admirable sea views.
Beacon Island Resort, Plettenberg Bay – This place gives you a laid back environment with a fabulous beach front and is 6 km from the Nelson Bay cave archaeological site and 2 km from the Wild Waters Fun Park. Visit this place for some lovely bay views and airy rooms with great facilities. They serve some delicious Portuguese food as well.
Arniston Spa Hotel, Arniston – This is a airy resort on the coastline of the Indian Ocean and is about a kilometer from the Waenhuiskrans Nature Reserve and a 5 minute walk from the Arniston Monument. You can relax in the spa or the pool and go biking along the beach. They serve some of the best sea food.
Fairmont Zimbali Resort, Zimbali – The resort has a great location on the beach and some picturesque views along with fantastic gardens and an attentive staff. The Mexican bar is pretty cool and the rooms are pretty breezy. You may swim on the beach or in the outdoor pool of the hotel.