Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape
Jeffreys Bay can be located along the coast within the Eastern Cape, easily located just off the N2 Highway. The area is situated between the Seekoeirivier Nature Reserve and River as well as the Kabeljous River mouth. Running through the center of the region you also have the Noorsekloof nature reserve. Jeffreys Bay is only just over 77km from Port Elizabeth where you will find the Port Elizabeth International Airport.
The Town is very well-known for its fantastic waves, offering some of the best surfing conditions in the world. In fact, the area is at the top of the list for best-surfing destinations in the world. This and the fact that the region has beautiful beaches makes the area a tourist magnet.
The summer months are warm and you will find that winters in Jeffreys Bay are mild. Some of the water activities available besides surfing include scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing, sailing, boat rides and canoeing. The region is also popular with whale sightings and you may even glimpse the Dolphins enjoying the waves.
Other interesting things to do in Jeffreys Bay include paying a visit to the shell museum, the Surf Museum, enjoying a romantic beach horse ride, trying out the golf course or experiencing any of the hiking trails in the area. The Shell museum showcases hundreds of different beautiful shells displayed in glass cabinets.
The town provides a number of shops, especially surf stores, churches and schools. The Fountains Mall, which is located just off the N2 on your way to Jeffreys Bay, is the biggest shopping mall within about a 60 km radius. The modern Mall offers a wide selection of stores and restaurants. Many who come to Jeffreys Bay find it difficult to leave and have made this their home. Some of the suburbs in the region include Wavecrest, Ferreira Town, and Marina Martinique amongst others.
Wavecrest located just north of the Noorsekloof Nature reserve is a popular residential area. Properties for sale in the region include some well-priced spacious homes and townhouses, some with fantastic sea views. There are plenty guest accommodation options in the area including the Supertubes Guesthouse, which overlooks the popular Supertubes Beach. So if you are thinking of wanting to own a cottage at the beach, then maybe this is the place.
Ferreira Town, this suburb is located right along the coastline and the beach is within walking distance from many of the properties in the area. Along with this stretch of Jeffreys Bay, you will find a number of accommodation options and restaurants. Properties for sale in the area include some expansive houses, smaller townhouses, apartments and some commercial properties.
Marina Martinique is a secure complex and unique development located not far from the Seekoeirivier. Properties here are built along water canals; most of these homes have luxurious and modern finishes. Properties for sale include everything from a three to four bedroom house, apartments to some neat smaller townhouses. The area also has a number of vacant land or plots for sale.