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Attractions

 

There are an ample amount of things to do in Jeffrey’s bay, let’s get around first.

What to do in and around

Jeffreys Bay

Getting Around Town

Wondering how to get around in Jeffreys Bay? We have a few options available for you…

Taxi’s

JBay Cabs: 083 6111 003
Cab Service: 072 521 1757 / 073 533 3570

Day Trips, Tours and Airport Shuttles

Alan Tours: 072 358 4634
Blunden: 041 581 0411
Lifetime Adventures: 072 365 3882 / 081 793 1065

 

Car Rental Companies

Avis: 086 111 3748 / 042 296 0331
Budget: 086 101 6622
Europcar: 083 553 9407
Hertz: 086 160 0136

Need to check your flights?

Mango: 086 100 1234
Kulula: 086 158 5852
Flysafair: 087 135 1351
SAA: 086 135 9722 / 086 160 6606
BA: 011 441 8600

To be active…

 Jeffreys Bay and surrounds have plenty to entertain and delight with…

Skydive Jeffreys Bay

Tel: 072 662 2150
Enjoy the scenic 20 minute plane ride over Jeffreys bay, followed by the rush and excitement from jumping out of an aircraft over Jeffreys bay from 9000ft. 30 seconds freefall at 200kph and a 5 minute parachute ride. Our experienced instructors have a minimum of 1000 skydives.

Wavecrest Surf School

Tel: 073 509 0400
Daily Lessons: 10am (also 07:30am and 2pm by prior arrangement)
Duration of Lesson: 2 hours What’s Included: Board and Wetsuit
Private intermediate and advanced lessons also available

JBay Wind

Tel: 082 507 8887
Learn to kitesurf and windsurf in Jeffreys Bay.
Open from 08h00 till 16h00.

Golf

We are fortunate to be situated in an area that offers a diverse range of golf courses. Whether you’re looking to play next to the ocean or go inland for a more mountain infused setting, we have it all. Here are a few golf courses to have a look at:
St Francis Links: https://www.stfrancislinks.com
St Francis Bay Golf Club: http://stfrancisgolf.co.za
Hankey Golf Club
Zwartenbosch Golf Club (Humansdorp): http://www.zwartenbosch.com
Jeffreys Bay Golf Club: http://www.jbaygolf.co.za

Wacky Wipe Outs Sandboarding

Tel: 042 293 1890 / 083 661 5393
Great fun for the whole family. Sandboarding trips are run daily. All equipment provided. Transfers available. Children welcome. Duration: 2 hours

Papiesfontein Beach Horse Rides

Tel: 079 299 8080
Saddle up for a scenic 15km trail on horseback. The circular trail winds through spectacular landscapes, and leads you over picturesque dunes at the Gamtoos River mouth to the beach. From here, the 6km stretch of coastline is yours to splash through the waves, or take your horse for a thrilling gallop. Bookings essential.

Jeffreys Bay Bike Park

Tel: 078 925 6812
The mountain bike park is situated just outside Jeffreys Bay, near Port Elizabeth, and is the perfect place to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. They cater for all levels of riders, and have also made provision for non-riders with walking trails and coffee shop, as well as a play area and jungle gym for children. SUMMER (Oct to Apr) – 7am to 4pm | WINTER (May to Sept) – 9am to 4pm

Dolphin Beach Entertainment (Supertube)

Tel: 082 445 4014
Lose your grip at Jeffreys Bay’s Famous Fun Park. Situated on the main beach with wacky putt-putt obstacles that stand between you and golfing immortality and a raging… heated… waterslide to thrill you to the core and soak you to the bone.

Scuba Diving

Tel: 072 755 5125 / 073 130 0689
Explore the spectacular underwater world of soft coral reefs, ragged tooth sharks, fish, dolphins, whales and shipwrecks. If you haven’t tried scuba diving yet, Scuba diving courses are available with the local diving schools.

African Dawn Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary

Tel: 042 286 0710 / 083 270 3397
They host the largest aviary in the Eastern Cape as well as other beautiful spacious aviaries and animal enclosures. Spend a relaxing day at African Dawn and immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings of the park. Open 7 days a week from 9pm – 5 pm.

AfricaSUP

Tel: 042 293 0155 / 076 278 6651
Learn to Stand Up Paddle in Jbay’s world renowned perfect waves, Daily Lessons, Rentals, Tours and Custom training sessions are their specialty. Bookings essential.

Featherfoot Horse Trails

Tel: 072 396 6848
Enjoy a magnificent ride meandering through the Kabeljouws nature reserve and look out for bird life, including flamingos, spoonbills and even fish eagles. Pass through indigenous Fynbos, doing a river crossing and finally enjoying an exhilarating gallop around a quiet stretch of beach. Bookings essential.

Shatara Fishing Charters

Tel: 083 419 0188
Deep sea fishing and adventure cruises. Launch to sea from Port St Francis. Bottom fishing and gamefish like yellowtail, kob and cape salmon. Bookings essential.

Shell Museum

Tel: 042 293 1945
Jeffreys Bay has always been known for its beautiful shells so it stands to reason that the town should have a Shell Museum. The more than 600 shells from species all over the world makes it one of the largest shell collections in South Africa Local shells and shell craft can be purchased just outside the museum from the shell shops and stalls.

 

 

 

The JBay Surf Village (Billabong)

Tel: End of Da Gama Road
The Surfing Village stocks the world’s most famous brands at factory prices. A few of the brands for sale here are; Billabong, Quick Silver, Roxy, RVCA, Rip Curl, Lizzard and many more. Local stores also offer handmade leather products and shoes; art and curios collectables and more.

Fountains Mall

Tel: 042 200 2900
The Mall offers convenience shopping and provides top brands from both the local and international markets. Home to more than 100 stores ranging from nationals and anchor tenants, Edgar’s, Woolworths, Game and Pick ‘n Pay, to specialty stores, restaurants and an open air market place. Open Mon-Fri 9am – 6pm, Sat 9am – 5pm and Sun 9am – 2pm

Ride the JBay Buccaneer

Tel: 083 456 0143 / 083 336 7895
The Duckie is powered by a 50cc Yamaha racing motor. The ride is great fun for all ages. 45 minutes ride – outings are subject to prevailing sea & wind. We take 3 people per trip from main beach (dolphin beach) to “supertubes”, Tubes, Point & Albatross, traveling along the back line we pull right into the surf break and view the waves and surfers before heading back to shore. Bookings essential. Starting Times – WINTER: 8:00 AM | SUMMER: 7:00AM

Stormsriver Adventures

Tel: 042 281 1836 / 076 473 9541
Stormsriver Adventures is a professional adventure and activity company based in Stormsriver Village in the heart of the Tsitsikamma Forest. Your experience starts at our adventure centre where one can choose between the worlds renowned Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours, Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey and Guided Hikes.

Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures

Tel: 042 280 3770 / 086 524 4924
Situated 8km from the Storms River Bridge on the N2, Tsitsikamma Falls Adventure Park offers spectacular Zipline adventure slides across the Kruis River. The eight slides, of which the longest is 211m, zigzag along cables across the river gorge, as high as 50m above the water in some places.

Untouched Adventures

Tel: 073 130 0689
Untouched Adventures is located inside Tsitsikamma National Park . Adventure experiences suitable for the whole family including their most popular activity – the 2-3 hour Kayak and Lilo trip. They also offer guided scuba dives inside the Marine Protected Area.

Kouga Day Trips

Tel: 082 490 6340
They show you the splendour of our region, some tours/trips are to Addo Elephant National Park; Baviaanskloof; Monkeyland, Birds of Eden and Jukani; St Francis and Port StFrancis; Stroms River Mouth and Bloukrans Bungy, Van Standens Wild Flower Reserve, Loerie and Hankey; and also Volkswagen Factory Tour for the car enthusiast.

The JBay Surf Museum

Tel: 084 240 1741
The museum is also about remembering the history of surfing and paying tribute to the many surfing pioneers and legends that have developed the sport over a span of several years. This is not only about the people and personalities but also about the evolution of the actual surfboard from wooden boards to the ultra light foam and glass fibre surfboards that exist today. The museum is located in the Quicksilver shop on Da Gama Road.

The JBay Surf Village (Billabong)

Tel: End of Da Gama Road
The Surfing Village stocks the world’s most famous brands at factory prices. A few of the brands for sale here are; Billabong, Quick Silver, Roxy, RVCA, Rip Curl, Lizzard and many more. Local stores also offer handmade leather products and shoes; art and curios collectables and more.

Fountains Mall

Tel: 042 200 2900
The Mall offers convenience shopping and provides top brands from both the local and international markets. Home to more than 100 stores ranging from nationals and anchor tenants, Edgar’s, Woolworths, Game and Pick ‘n Pay, to specialty stores, restaurants and an open air market place.
Open Mon-Fri 9am – 6pm, Sat 9am – 5pm and Sun 9am – 2pm

Bingo Royale Casino

Tel: 042 293 0270
Even in Jeffreys Bay the sun doesn’t always shine and the wind sometimes blows – time for over 18s to try their luck at electronic Bingo located in the Fountains Mall. Open from 9am in the morning till late on weekdays, and from 10am till late on Sundays.

Walkabout Adventures

Tel: 072 224 4333
Walkabout Adventures is situated in Jeffreys Bay and is home to the region’s only zipline, which consists of four lines crossing a gorge through which the Kabeljouws river flows

 

Jeffrey’s Bay and surrounds Hiking Trails

Cape St Francis Trail – Located in Cape St Francis

Kabeljous Nature Reserve – Starts from the R102 just across the bridge on the northern side of the Kabeljous River or from the picnic area at the Kabeljous Estuary.

 


Noorsekloof Nature Reserve
– Starts at the entrance to Kloof in Eland Street and ends in Dogwood Circle

Seekoei Nature Reserve – Between Aston Bay and Paradise Beach

Tortoise Trail – 5km from Jeffrey’s Bay

Tsitsikamma – Otter Trail | Dolphin Trail | Day Trails/Short Hikes

Relaxation, beauty and health…

 

Aqua Spa

Aqua Spa has long been associated with excellence in skin/spa treatments, and with our unparalleled range of products you can enjoy the best treatment in the world. From the most luxurious facials, relaxing massages to aromatherapy, stress relieving and detoxifying treatments. This is the time to relax, restore and rejuvenate.
Trading Hrs: Tue – Fri: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Monday & Sunday: Close
Address: 14 Dr B B Keet Road, Jeffreys Bay
Tel: 042 296 2583
Email: jeffreysbay@aquaspa.co.za
Website: http://www.aquaspa.co.za

The Hair Workshop & Beauté

Visit the comfortable, landmark corner building and step into a comfort zone. Relax with your favourite magazine and refreshments whilst being pampered. Your Hair, face, hands and feet are in for a good time! Trading Hrs: Mon – Fri: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm | Sunday: Close
Address: 24 De Reyger str, 6330 Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 2931844
Website: lizelle@skindeepjbay.co.za
Website: http://www.skindeepjbay.co.za

 

Edge Fitness Gym

Edge Fitness in Jeffrey’s bay is located right on the main beach and has a stunning view of one of SA’s most famous surfing spots. The double story building means you get a stunning view of the beach and ocean from your cardio bike or the aerobics studio.
Address: 50 Diaz Road, Jeffreys Bay
Tel: 042 2931342
Email: receptionte@edgefitness.co.za
Website: http://www.edgefitness.co.za/jeffreys-bay.aspx

Pilates Visitor Classes

Intelligent exercise – profound results. Full body fitness experience. Core Strength Felxibility Mobility – Liz Head as instructor.
Address: 32 Blackwood Road, Jeffreys Bay
Tel: 083 336 7895

Food & Drink

Restaurants

Ask reception to make your reservation, all reservations will be made under the guest’s own name, please provide reception with a cell phone number for the booking.

Die Walskipper Restaurant

Join Die Walskipper hosts for an unforgettable feast in a relaxed atmosphere at the edge of the ocean. The restaurant is situated on Clapton’s Beach between Jeffreys Bay and Aston Bay where “locals” and visitors can enjoy a mouth-watering array of seafood together with other South African dishes cooked to perfection on the coals.
Trading Hours: Tue – Sat 12h00 – 20h00; Sun 12h00 – 15h00
Address: Clapton Beach, Marina Martinique, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 292 0005 / 088 800 9478
E-Mail: info@walskipper.co.za
Website: http://www.walskipper.co.za

Kitchen Windows Beach Restaurant

Bring the family and enjoy a gourmet culinary experience at one of Jeffrey’s Bay most special places, the ambiance mixed together with the beach, ocean, waves and good company. – Offer free taxi service for pick-up and drop-off for 2 or more guests
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 11h00 – 22h00; Sun 11h00 – 15h00
Address: 80 Ferreira Street, Main Beach, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 293 4230
E-Mail: goodtimes@kitchenwindows.co.za
Website: http://www.kitchenwindows.co.za

The Wild Fig Farm

Our country style restaurant is inspired by traditional South African produce and dishes to create modern, local and British, Gastro pub cuisine in the heart of the Eastern Cape. The complex features a Modern Farm styled restaurant, Mashie Golf Course and a petting farm where the animals can be observed and fed. – Offer free taxi service for pick-up and drop-off for 2 or more guests
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat: 08h00 – 20h00; Sun: 08h00 – 17h00 – please phone to check availability for Sunday evenings
Address: Doornkamp Street, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 94 000 72
Email: kitchen@wildfigfarm.co.za
Website: http://www.wildfigfarm.co.za

Marina Wharf Bistro

The Marina Wharf experience includes exquisite food, sundown cocktails on the patio, a private beach for swimming/sunbathing, lazy boat cruises through the Marina, an amazing kids adventure area and a fire pit. Chef Stewart is Gordon Ramsay accredited and is always creating something new in the kitchen.
Trading Hours: Tue – Fri 12h00 – 21h00; Sat 09h00 – 21h00; Sun 09h00 – 21h00
Address: Marina Martinique
Tel: 042 940 0053
E-Mail: reservations@marinawharf.co.za

Jbay Bru Co.

Award-winning craft beers on tap, champagne bar and excellent street food. They cater for Breakfast, Brunch, Burgers lovers, Pizza fanatics, Tapas Bars and Vegetarians. – Offer free taxi service for pick-up and drop-off for 2 or more guests
Trading Hours: Sunday – Tuesday: 8am – 5pm, Wednesday – Saturday: 8am ’till late
Address: 10 Da Gama Rd
Tel: 042 294 0615
Email: info@jbaybruco.co.za
Website: http://jbaybruco.co.za

The Greek Restaurant

At The Greek all meals are prepared in an authentic, healthy way. Only natural and organic ingredients are used in the preparation of food. All food is prepared and cooked in the Greek traditional manner – in a clay oven and over open grills to enhance the earthy natural flavours! Phone for reservation
Trading hours: Mon – Sun: 10am – 21h00
Address: Corner Da Gama and Beverland Roads, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 083 287 6406 / 072 358 0318
E-Mail: info@thegreek.co.za
Website: http://www.thegreek.com

Ocean Basket

Ocean Basket is a popular South African restaurant offering hearty, fresh seafood at affordable prices. The extensive menu caters for all tastes, and even for the little ones. All main meals come with either of stir fry, rice, chips or salad. . – Offer free taxi service for pick-up and drop-off for 2 or more guests.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 11h00 – 23h00; Sun 11h00 – 21h45
Address: Main Beach 33 Diaz Street Time Square Building
Tel: 042 293 2228
Website: http://www.oceanbasket.com

Tasty Table

Tasty Table has a beautiful view of the sea – this view almost guarantees that you will see dolphins on each visit. Guests can enjoy lunch and breakfast at this quaint restaurant that serves pizza, seafood and delicious treats like their carrot cake. Tasty Table opens at 7:30 am, guests can enjoy a great breakfast as they watch the village come alive.
Trading Hours: Mon – Fri 07h30 – 16h30; Sat 07h30 – 15h00;
Address: Cnr Of Diaz Rd & Drommedaris Rd, 6330 Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: +27 832549403
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Tasty-Table-468520536613799

Jbay Craft Brewery

The brew pub and restaurant will serve a variety of gourmet tapas, burgers and pizzas accompanied by beer tastings and live music from our Backstreet Stage.
Address: 33 Jeffrey Street
Tel: +27 (0) 42 940-0158
Website: http://jbaycraftbrewery.co.za

De Viswijf Restaurant

De Viswijf Family Restaurant offers an extensive menu from seafood, local dishes to several exotic dishes. With well trained staff, catering for a wide variety of budgets and tastes, you are in for the perfect dining experience. The Diners Club Platinum Award wine list includes wines and spirits from most of the South African wine regions as well as from abroad. .– Offer free taxi service for pick-up and drop-off for 2 or more guests
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 11h00 – 15h00 & 18h00 – 22h00; Sun 11h00 – 15h00
Address: 55 Diaz Street, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 293 3921 / 082 897 7301
E-Mail: restaurant@deviswijf.co.za
Website: http://www.deviswijf.co.za

Catch of the Day

Catch of the Day offers great prawns, fish, calamari and steak while enjoying the perfect sea views over a glass of wine. It is a very rustic decorated restaurant with a nautical theme and has the best sushi in town.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sun 09h00 – 22h00
Address: Diaz Street, Jeffrey’s Bay
Tel: 042 296 2614
E-Mail: rswiegers@vodamail.co.za
Website: http://www.catchoftheday.webs.com

The Bay Pasta Co.

Clay oven thick base pizzas and pastas in a combination of flavours, and don’t even get us started on the big portions at great prices, best Italian restaurant in town. Also do lovely homemade desserts. Has a kiddie’s play area.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sun 09h00 – 22h00
Address: 34 Jeffrey Street, Jeffreys Bay
Tel: 042 293 3564
E-Mail: thebaypastaco@gmail.com
Website: http://www.baypasta.co.za

InFood Deli

We are environmentally friendly with organically inspired taste sensations, our claim to fame is our artisan bakery and award winning coffee and baristas. All dishes are made with the finest ingredients, locally sourced as far as possible and organically grown and InFood’s secret ingredient.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 07h00 – 17h00; Sun – closed
Address: Cnr Schelde & Jeffreys str
Tel: 042 293 -1880
E-Mail: info@infood.co.za
Website: http://infood.co.za/infooddeli

Nina’s Real Food Restaurant

We have a very wide menu choice, covering breakfasts, light meals, pensioners, kiddies menu, gourmet salads, great pizzas & pastas, excellent grills, seafood and Thai. Our Indian curries are also world class. We also offer delicious cakes, Gelati ice cream and Italian coffee. Our Chef recommendation’s page is continuously updated and is a culinary delight at reasonable prices. We love to experiment with various ingredients and please the customer.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 07h00 – 22h00; Sun 07h00 – 21h00
Address: 126 Da Gama Road, Spar Centre
Tel: 042 296 0281

Brewhaha Jbay

Brewhaha was founded in November 2016, by four friends with an appreciation for beer and great food. They spent years dreaming up the best recipes, the right brewing equipment, and beautiful bottle label designs.
Address: 20 Da Gama Street
Website: http://brewhaha.co.za

Je’Vista Social Cafe

Delicious Food, freshly prepared Cocktails & Full Bar, Big Screen TV, Wifi. Leather lounges with coffee tables, fire places strategically placed, wide open spaces with a spectacular view of the ocean, Je’Vista is definitely the place to socialize.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sat 11h00 – 22h00
Address: 33 Diaz Road, Time Square Building, Main Beach
Tel: 0422933516
Email: jevista@telkomsa.net
Website: https://www.facebook.com/JeVistaSocialCafe

The Mexican

An extensive range of cocktails includes the superb Blue Margarita and can be sampled on the deck, you can also enjoy a meal here and after dark, it becomes a popular hangout for young and old, with variety of drinks flowing and music to which you just can’t help to tap your feet to.
Trading Hours: Mon – Sun 12h00 – 22h00/Sundays are dependent on trade
Address: 19A Da Gama Street
Tel: 0422932966
Email: themexican@telkomsa.net
Website: https://www.facebook.com/TheMexicanJBay

If you have any questions regarding any of the activities or places listed above, please don’t hesitate to contact reception.