The Wild Coast Sun is a large family-orientated resort just south of the border between KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape on South Africa's east coast near the town of Port Edward. It incorporates a hotel, championship golf course, water fun park, water activities on the Mtamvuna River and a casino.
The complex offer a host of restaurant and bar options ranging from family steakhouse options through to Indian cuisine. The Wild Waves Water Park has a collection of rides and slide ranging from high-adrenalin to toddler-friendly options. A range of watersports are available on the Mtamvuna River, including jet ski’s. The beautiful beach that stretches into the distance makes for a great hike, or if you’re up to it - there’s the option of exploring it on horseback.
The championship golf course is rated amongst South Africa’s best and has the perfect location tucked in-between the Mtamvuna River in the north and ocean to the east..
The 4-star hotel feature various room types, including a presidential suite, as well garden and sea-facing luxury family and standard rooms. All the modcons that you’d expect are there, including complimentary wifi, 24-hour reception, a concierge desk, laundry service, air-conditioning, etc. The hotel also features a huge sea-facing pool.
Finally the resorts location places it perfectly to venture either into KwaZulu-Natal - whether you want to explore the coast or interior, as well as into the Eastern Cape’s ‘Transkei’ region, which includes the scenic and rural Wild Coast.
The German-guided version of our tour that covers the highlights of South Africa (link to English tour provided as well). It provides a mix of cities, countryside, historical sites, scenic drives, nature, wildlife, culture and people. The southbound tour starts in Johannesburg and ends in Cape Town.
Highlights: Panorama Route , Blyde River Canyon , Kruger National Park , Swaziland , Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve , St. Lucia , iSimangaliso Wetland Park , Transkei , Garden Route , Storm’s River Mouth , Knysna , Cango Caves , Route 62 , Cape Winelands , Stellenbosch , Paarl , Cape Town .
The KwaZulu-Natal South coast in South Africa is a popular holiday destination for South African and international visitors. This stretch of coast offers a multitude of excellent swimming beaches that can be used all year round and also the regular viewing of dolphins and whales.
South Africa’s Hibiscus Coast, is located at the southern end of the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast and just north of the Wild Coast. It includes the coastal towns of Hibberdene, Port Shepstone, Uvongo, Shelly Beach, Margate, Southbroom and Port Edward. Sub-tropical in nature it features, amongst other things, fantastic swimming beaches.
Port Edward is the most southerly of the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast towns. The town feature beautiful stretches of sandy beach, as well as rocky coastline. Port Edward has typical KwaZulu-Natal subtropical coastal vegetation. The town’s main attraction, a short distance to the south is the Wild Coast Sun.