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The former British town of Fort Beaufort is one of the least known towns in the Eastern Cape, but it is the perfect refuge for nature lovers who want to get away from it all and reconnect with themselves and nature. Here in Fort Beaufort it is naturally all about the Great Outdoors. Largely un-spoilt and undeveloped, Fort Beaufort, which finds itself situated in the heart of the citrus farming enclave of the Katriver Valley, was established in 1822 by the British as a frontier post.
The Katriver Valley is a stunning kaleidoscope of ravines, rivers, waterfalls, and forests, which make it a popular destination for hikers who enjoy exploring this hallowed terrain set amongst vivid natural beauty and crisp clean air. If you don’t want to do anything too strenuous indulge yourself with a languid walk or go sit on the banks of the Kat River and enjoy some ‘you time’ with your current... Show more
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For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.