Umngazi Hotel & Spa, a beautiful Wild Coast destination
Just south of Port St John’s in the Eastern Cape, you’ll find Umngazi Hotel & Spa. From wonderful welcoming staff to tasty morning and afternoon tea offerings on the recently extended wooden deck and the tranquility of the hotel’s natural surroundings, a visit to this popular beach resort is a delight.
Umngazi is a perfect destination for a completely relaxing holiday for the whole family. The kids are kept entertained with daily activities that include a variety of games and adventures, and a most welcome nanny service is available for parents who would like to enjoy well–deserved quality time together.
There is a team of experienced gillies on hand with a wealth of local knowledge to encourage and guide young budding fishermen. A tennis court, a fully air-conditioned gym, SUP boarding, kayaks, walks and hikes, and an award-winning spa – located on the hillside with breathtaking views – is also available to add to the fabulous Umngazi experience.
Guests will enjoy comfortable thatched accommodation with calming views of either the well-manicured gardens, the sparkling river or the wide-open ocean. Umngazi’s romantic suites are perfect for those looking to indulge and reconnect with their loved ones. These suites are situated close to the river mouth and have exclusive access to the Emlonyeni private lounge and pool deck.
One of the many highlights when visiting Umngazi is the dining experience, which includes three delicious meals per day. And for those looking to celebrate a special occasion, there are two magical private dining venues available to hire.
Another must when visiting Umngazi is to venture out on the afternoon river cruise, admiring the end of another glorious day on the Wild Coast and sipping on a chilled refreshment. If lucky enough, guests will witness the majestic African Eagle swooping down to claim his catch of the day.
Umngazi is an incredibly romantic destination, and renowned for orchestrating unforgettable and truly memorable honeymoons – as well as being a sought-after escape for couples looking to reconnect and spend quality time together.
Umngazi also offers a variety of out-of-season promotions and packages that are ideal for 60+ guests, those who no longer have kids at home and families who are not yet bound to the school calendar.
*The hotel has worked very hard to ensure the utmost safety of guests, staff and community during this time of COVID-19.