The Fish River Sun Hotel and Country Club

Local Attractions

  • The perfect starting point for exploring the local attractions in the surrounding Eastern Cape area. There is so much emphasis on preserving the nature and local environment, most adventures are based outdoors and are the perfect complement to the resort.

  • The Beach

    The Beach

    For some of the best fishing in the Eastern Cape, you need look no further. Unspoiled expanses of golden beach offer the perfect space for safe swimming, spear fishing, surf angling, and general relaxation with the family. This part of the ocean is home to thousands of species of sea life including dolphins, whales and numerous water birds. The beach is approximately 1.2 kilometres from the hotel, and a shuttle is available until 17h00 every day for guest's convenience. Fishing equipment is available for rent.
  • Great Fish River

    Great Fish River

    There is a small reserve where the Great Fish River meets the Indian Ocean. During low tide, a special area of mudflat is exposed where thousands of wading birds congregate to feed.
  • Hiking Trails Eastern Cape

    Hiking Trails Eastern Cape

    There are three walking trails on the resort and a number of hiking trails in the surrounding area. All relevant trail maps, bird lists and environmental information for the on-site trails are available from the hotel reception.

    Complimentary guided nature walks are available to all residents. Bookings are essential.

  • The Kowie River

    The Kowie River

    The tidal Kowie River is located nearby, set against a backdrop of indigenous forest. Here you can take a pleasure cruise, fish, waterski, canoe or sit back and watch the abundant bird life. Deep-sea fishing and scuba boats often launch from this area.
  • Night Drives

    Night Drives

    ​Every Wednesday and Saturday evening, a night drive is offered to all residents from 20h00-21h30. The drive needs to be booked in advance and takes a maximum of eight people per drive for a small fee per person. ​


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