Haga Haga hotel is a family hotel celebrating the old-world charm and hospitality of the Wild Coast. It has been in the Chemaly family for over 40 years. The staff offer a hands-on personal approach to all the guests. Haga Haga offers a tranquil and affordable place where you can take your shoes off and relax. The hotel has a special place in many people's hearts where families have been coming back for generations to enjoy the warm hospitality of Neil and Sandy Chemaly and all the staff. It’s a place where you can connect again with your family, share, reminisce and experience new memories. It’s a place to escape, enjoy good food, make new friends and catch up with old friends.
Sandiwana Bar and Restaurant:
Mouthwatering steaks, seafood platters and pub grub are a few of the choices from our a la carte menu which is available from our bar with 180-degree views of the Indian Ocean. Food is available from 9 am to 8 pm. Our famous braais are served on the patio outside the bar. Enjoy a lovely cocktail before dinner on the patio or an evening nightcap. Live Sporting events also are shown on the big screen.
Hotel Dining Room:
We offer a buffet-style meal in the evenings and a full breakfast in the mornings catering to all tastes. We also offer a Seafood buffet on Saturday evenings, bookings are essential for this as this is very popular.
A la Carte Pub Menu:
Our lunchtime pub menu offers you lovely light meals, from salads, sandwiches and burgers. Take away or sit on our patio and enjoy your meal with an ice cold drink from the bar.
The beautifully decorated lounge overlooks the ocean and offers a quiet area to enjoy an afternoon tea with a book or magazine. For those of you want to play some cards or board games it’s a great place to relax with your family.
Beachcomber Curio Shop:
Did you forget your costume, hat or fishing gear for the kids? We have a wide range of items for sale including lovely gifts and don’t forget to buy our famous Haga Haga Chili sauce.
Haga Haga is situated 70KM's from East London. Haga Haga is a small, picturesque village that offers visitors and tourists a wide range of outdoor activities – good fishing, surfing, snorkeling, shell collecting, walking/hiking trails, tennis, golf and horse riding. It is a malaria-free area. For the less energetic there is an excellent library, a little Museum with displays, photos and information pertaining to the rich Xhosa culture, including local beadwork, the fauna, flora, shells, etc. Haga Haga has a rich selection of marine and land flora and fauna, the conservation of which is the main objective of the Conservancy, which was established in 1995.Whales visit our shores from July to early December and give Locals and tourists many hours of pleasure. The dolphins are seen almost daily. There are several walks and trails to keep the most energetic occupied.
In Room Facilities:
The hotel offers 11 en-suite rooms with breathtaking views of the ocean comfortably furnished with either twin or double beds, en-suite with bath or shower, sea facing with balconies, tea/coffee facilities, radio, fans and heating & Satellite TV.
Our honeymoon suite offers romantics the chance to soak up the surroundings with a 180-degree view. This extra large room boasts its own lounge leading out onto a deck with wrap around windows.
The hotel offers 9 chalets which are sea facing with decks, barbeque facilities, open plan lounge and kitchen. Satellite TV, radio, full-size fridge, stove, microwave all crockery and cutlery, bedding, linen and towels are supplied. The chalets are serviced daily with the exception of washing the dishes. All you need to bring are your own beach towels and beach umbrella.
Haga Haga offers miles of flat rocks, good fishing, rocky outcrops, ledges and gullies where one can see our enormous rock life. The foreshore is a shell collector’s paradise while the more energetic can undertake delightful walks both on the beach or inland.
Safe for the family, a shell collector's paradise, rock pools, fantastic sea and bird life, indoor and outdoor games, boating (launching at Kei Mouth), ideal for an enjoyable holiday.
Haga Haga is a little hideaway that remains pristine due to the 13km’s of gravel road. If you want to escape then Haga Haga is the perfect place for you and your family. Come and enjoy one of South Africa’s best-kept secrets.