Hillscapes Guesthouse

Additional opportunities in the eastern cape

There are many activities that can be enjoyed in the Eastern Cape which includes game reserves that can be explored at Mansfield Private Reserve which is about a 15 minute drive from Port Alfred, Kariega Game Reserve which stretches across 9,000 ha, and is based a 10 minute drive from Kenton-on-sea to name a few, Fort D’Acre Reserve – about 25km from Port Alfred, Kap River Conservancy – 28km out of town and Subuya Private Game Reserve, they all offer back to nature experiences.

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There are also many restaurants that can be enjoyed, whether the days are sunny, overcast or rainy – to name a few – “The Boys”, Guido’s which also has a kiddies play area, and a Spur at the Rosehill Mall.  I also have to mention the historical Pig and Whistle which is in Bathhurst, about a half an hour drive from Port Alfred, their food is delicious and well-priced. 

Rosehill Mall has over 45 lifestyle stores, including the popular Superspar, Clicks and Woolworths.  Also, lovely places to enjoy a cup of coffee, something healthy or more, is Judy’s and Kawayan.

There are about 12 churches available for your holiday worship – visitors are always welcome. 

There is camping facilities available at Medolino Caravan Park, which won 4 stars for the top rated – clean, tidy, and neat facilities that they have, including the ablutions.  They also offer paintball as an activity to be enjoyed by the non-faint hearted.

Other lovely activities that can be enjoyed in Port Alfred is going deep sea fishing, horse riding, and these can be booked at Outdoor Focus, including the above-mentioned activities.

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You can enjoy a leisurely boat trip up the river, there are a few options available, even enjoying sundowners whilst going up the river on a pontoon, which is cool and calm.

And of course, remember your camera for those holiday moments that you don’t want to miss and to bring back memories after you get home.

We look forward to welcoming you at Hillscapes in Port Alfred.  Come join us, the experience of being here is wonderful, calming and a good opportunity to interact with ourselves.

Any queries, contact us directly, our email address is:  and our contact number is 082 570 5858.

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