Margate Vacation Packages
Margate has an abundance of beaches, outdoor recreational activities, restaurants and shopping locations. See exotic birds, play a round of golf and relax on the sandy beaches at this pretty resort town. Explore the rivers, natural areas and lagoons. Dive, snorkel and swim in the warm Indian Ocean.
Relax at Margate’s attractive Margate Main Beach, an accredited Blue Flag beach. Swim in the sub-tropical water or play beach volleyball. Lifeguards operate on this beach, making it perfect for families. With swimming pools and restaurants, the Main Beach is one of the most popular areas in Margate. Stroll along Beach Road and Marine Road for more bars, restaurants and shops.
Dive into the warm water and spot colorful tropical fish and coral reefs. Protea Banks is a wonderful spot for scuba diving and snorkeling, where you’ll see large schools of fish and possibly sharks. Rent a canoe or a paddleboard and explore one of the many lagoons on the coast. Take a speedboat ride and learn to waterski on the Umtamvuna River. The Umzimkulu River also has exciting water activities, including Jet Skiing and river tubing.
Wander through the aviary at the Uvongo River Nature Reserve and learn about its many exotic birds. See rare species including the grey waxbill and purple-banded sunbird. This 69-acre (28-hectare) reserve is known for its walking trails and riverine birds. Play a round of golf at the Margate Country Club’s immaculate course or a game of bowls on the club’s green.
Margate is located about a 15-minute drive southwest of Port Shepstone and 100 miles (170 kilometers) from King Shaka International Airport. Travel from Durban, a journey of about 80 miles (130 kilometers). You’ll find the right place to relax in its oceanfront rooms, cottages and guesthouses.
Try canoeing, boardsailing, snorkeling and many other exciting water activities in the remarkable resort town of Margate.
Accommodation in Margate
To stay closeby Margate, you can go to the Sunbirds in Southbroom, some 1 mile (2 kilometers) away. Alternatively, you can also book a room in one of these hotels: the Sunbirds.