South Africa - Wild Coast Backpacker, Beachfront Accommodation5.0 - 6 Guest Reviews
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It is a fantastic destination. It is like nothing else in South Africa. It is rugged, untouched beauty. Absolutely worth seeing!
The seafood that is sought locally.
Enjoy the scenic Wild Coast at it's best at Kob Inn.
The area is scenic and the people are very friendly. Enjoy places like White Clay for excellent food. A unique experience.
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An area that has thankfully avoided mass urban intrusion, the Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa is free of major industry and remains a land of scenic splendour.
The Wild Coast stretches from the Mtamvuna River in the north, down to Kei River, the scene of many frontier battles between British troops and Xhosa clans. The region was never colonised by the British and the Xhosa were left to farm and graze their cattle amongst the almost 90 rivers and vast forests.
Upon a visit to the Wild Coast, expect to see undulating hills of pastured land with Xhosa villages atop, lagoons flanked by thick forest, cows loitering on the beach, sparkling beaches, secluded rocky coves, fishermen battling to land yellowfin tuna, and battered vehicles filled with young people on surfing road trips, forced to share the main road with a shepherd and his flock. Entering from the East London side requires... Show more
For those who are a little adventurous and enjoy the company of other travellers, you can decide to stay at a Backpackers. Often having to share a room with others as well as costs, it is incredibly inexpensive. Often the best choice for those who may be just passing through or will be occupied for the majority of their day. It comes with the most basic amenities and is often formed as part of a bar or similar establishment. Not recommended for those who want privacy, this is best suited for those who wouldn’t mind meeting various other interesting travellers.