Selborne Holidays - Eastern Cape, Amatola & Stormberg
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Lavish with leafy green trees, Selborne, Eastern Cape is a well established suburb within easy access to a multitude of East London attractions, East London beaches, and the East London CBD.
When looking Where To Stay in East London, you'll find fabulous up-market East London, Selborne accommodation close to the stylish, vibrant and convenient East London, Vincent Park Shopping Centre, where fashion, food, fun, friends and family come together from all over the East London Area. Selborne Self Catering accommodation is close to the Joan Harrison Swimming and Water Polo Pools, Kat Leisure Hockey Astro Turf, Selborne Tennis Courts, and the renowned East London Golf Course. Selected to host six South African Opens, this Eastern Cape golf course offers one of South Africa's premier holes - the signature par four ninth, which takes you into an indigenous bush-framed valley brimming with wildlife. With spectacular views of the East London, Indian Ocean and Nahoon Reef, this championship East London Golf Course warmly invites you to come and play on fairways steeped in history.
While staying in Selborne accommodation, make sure you visit the nearby Anne Bryant Art Gallery, which hosts an excellent permanent collection of paintings and sculptures by established South African and international artists. This East London gallery is housed in a elegant turn of the century Edwardian East London mansion, which you will find on Marks Road about 3 minutes from Selborne accommodation.
For premier East London entertainment, Hemingways Casino in the nearby suburb of Vincent Heights, is a combination of gaming, retail and leisure activities, which guarantees an unparalleled array of family fun, which makes Hemingways the ultimate East London recreation destination.
When heading for Vincent Heights, you'll first come across the peaceful suburb of Berea, East London just 1.7km from Selborne accommodation. In East London's Berea, you will find superb Berea Bed & Breakfast accommodation at Fusion House B & B and Conference Venue, which hosts East London conferences. and is close to the Berea, Vincent Park shopping centre, East London beaches (5 minute drive), East London Airport (13km from Berea accommodation), and the East London Golf Club is only 6 minutes away.
For a lively distraction, the East London Flea Markets (1.17km from Berea East London accommodation) are open all weekend, and offer a delightful day out where you can browse for a variety of wares. town/selborne
Home to the East London Hemingways Casino, Vincent Heights, East London (3.4km from Selborne accommodation) is a beautiful, tranquil East London suburb centrally located and perfectly positioned for business and leisure. East London's Vincent Heights is in close proximity to the main East London shopping centres, the East London business hub, East London sporting facilities, and breath-taking East London beaches. Less than 10 minutes from East London, Vincent Heights, Nahoon Beach boasts some of the best beaches in the Eastern Cape - the world renowned Nahoon Reef, Corner Beach and Beach Break in Nahoon are very popular for surfing, surf-ski’s and kite surfing, and ideal for swimming or just leisurely walking along the Eastern Cape waters edge. For the chocolate lover, the East London Chocolate Warehouse World of Chocolate is an absolute 'must visit', (about 4km from Vincent Heights accommodation). At this unique East London venue you can feast on decadent treats, and understand chocolate making in a real life chocolate factory fairytale. For East London, Vincent Heights accommodation, you'll find Star Graded Vincent Heights Bed & Breakfast accommodation at WarmKaros Bed & Breakfast overlooking an indigenous forest, and Day's End Guest House which offers stately elegance in an idyllic setting.
When making your way down from Vincent Heights to Nahoon Beach, you'll come across a "little piece of Heaven" known as Bonnie Doon, East London (10 minutes from Selborne accommodation). With panoramic views of the gently winding Nahoon River stretching all the way to the Eastern Cape, Indian Ocean, and Nahoon Beach within walking distance, Bonnie Doon is another perfect Eastern Cape choice for an East London holiday destination.
If you're looking Where To Stay in this East London suburb, Bonnie Doon Bed & Breakfast accommodation at the plush 4 Star Arum House is situated just minutes away from Nahoon Beach, and five minutes drive from East London CBD. For Bonnie Doon Self Catering accommodation, Nine on Irvine Guesthouse is ideally situated in the East London Area - be it for business or leisure, this East London, Bonnie Doon accommodation will be a pleasure! From Bonnie Doon accommodation, take a 10 minute drive to the East London Coast Nature Reserve, where visitors will be thrilled to see Southern Right Wales which make their way up the Eastern Cape coast between July and September, and during the sardine run at the beginning of June.
Just minutes from Bonnie Doon lies Nahoon Beach, East London - East London's most popular beach, famous throughout the South African surfing community for producing some very impressive waves. Nahoon Beach's magnificent golden sands, and the famous East London, Nahoon Reef dive spot makes this East London Area a prime holiday destination. Lying on the banks of the Nahoon River ("Nxaruni" in Xhosa), the beautiful upmarket East London suburb of Nahoon (5.3km from Selborne accommodation) offers outstanding Nahoon Self Catering accommodation at 3 Star Kennington Palms, close to all East London amenities, and just down the road from Nahoon Beach.
For fine dining in Nahoon, Le Petit offers the most outstanding quality and value for money in East London, and for a taste of the orient, Zhong Hua Chinese and Japanese cuisine in Nahoon is simple, the atmosphere quiet and relaxed, and the food consistently good.
For the golfing enthusiast who wants to step out of their East London accommodation right onto a golf course, you'll find excellent Bunkers Hill Bed & Breakfast accommodation just a 'chip' away from the award winning East London, Bunkers Hill Golf Club. While in Bunkers Hill, East London, take time to visit the East London Museum, home to the only dodo egg in existence! The East London Museum showcases a fascinating array of exhibits that brings to life the natural and cultural history of the East London Area - a 'rainy day' opportunity not to be missed!
The Eastern Cape, East London suburbs of Selborne, Berea - East London, Vincent Heights, Bonnie Doon, Nahoon, East London CBD and Bunkers Hill are all included in the East London Area, making this region of the Eastern Cape a glorious holiday destination for the whole family. With some of the best beaches along the Eastern Cape coastline, reportedly some of the finest in the world, East London holidaymakers can enjoy a variety of water sports and outdoor activities, and a buzzing night life that comes alive when the sun goes down.
A visit to the East London Queens Park Zoo & Gardens (7 minutes from Selborne accommodation) which houses about 50 mammal species, including chimpanzees and white lions is a 'must', and the history buff will enjoy East London Gately House, which was built in 1876 and proclaimed a National Monument in 1973. This Eastern Cape East London treasure is an excellent example of a modest Victorian home, and is one of the only house museums in South Africa which still contains the original furniture.
For the outdoor adventurer, Ruff Enuff Tours hosts tours from East London to various parts of the Eastern Cape - trips to waterfalls, cultural villages and everything that is wild and beautiful.
When searching through Where To Stay, you'll be spoiled for choice with an abundance of East London Bed & Breakfast accommodation and East London Self Catering accommodation, and for East London accommodation where pets are allowed, go to the Where to Stay East London Area Pets allowed web page. For more details on East London accommodation, visit the Where To Stay East London accommodation page.