Situated on a headland in South Africa's Eastern Cape Province, Cape St Francis is widely known for exquisite beaches, and out-of-this-world, year round surfing. Surrounded by several nature reserves and offering up a vast range of accommodation options, this rustic village is the ideal spot for a tranquil, eco getaway.
An exciting attraction, which warrants a spot on your to-do list in Cape St Francis, is the picturesque Seal Point Lighthouse, built in 1878 to warn ships away from treacherous reefs, stretching more than 1km from the area's coastline. Measuring up to almost 28m in height, it is the highest mason structure in Southern Africa. Other popular features of this small village include the SANCCOB Penguin Rescue & Rehabilitation Centre, the Irma Booysen Floral Reserve, and the various idyllic beaches.
Accommodation in Cape St Francis include dreamy beach resorts, and lavish guesthouses exuding tranquilty. Cape St Francis accommodation include the simple pleasures of life while comfort, a fresh sea breeze and isolation are all part in parcel of the whole package.