Margate is a seaside resort town
on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast of South Africa where the Nkhongweni River flows into the sea. Unique vacation rental properties in Margate such as apartment rentals, condo rentals, villa rentals, chalet rentals and cottage rentals are predominantly situated seafront and beachfront.
This area provides a natural haven for a multitude of tropical fish species and an abundance of coral reefs
which allow for excellent scuba diving and snorkelling. The coastline comes to life with an energetic buzz of fishermen and locals when the annual Sardine Run takes place. The renowned Protea Banks dive site with its vast shoals and sharks bring great delight to divers.
Boating and skiing are popular water sports for families staying in vacation rental lodging in Margate. Canoes and paddleboats are available for hire at the lagoon. Surfing at Margate and the nearby St. Michaels Beach
is also popular and conveniently located near apartment rental, condo rental, villa rental, cabin rental and chalet rental accommodations.
Catch a round of golf, shop till you drop or enjoy the local cuisine in a variety of top notch restaurants near vacation rental accommodation. For romantic getaways, choose luxurious villas in Margate, the centre for nightlife, where after hours the parties move to the beach.
Margate is the south coast's major holiday resort area, enticing visitors in vacation rental accommodations with its Blue Flag Beach
status. Apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals offer families beautiful beaches, a temperate climate and luxurious sea temperatures, with various activities and attractions close by.
Nature reserves in the vicinity of Margate include the Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve
, which offers vacation home rental visitors spectacular views and a wide variety of species, including bushbuck, blue and grey duiker, common reedbuck, and the occasional the leopard.
Other reserves in the area include the nearby Skyline Reserve and Uvongo River Reserve
. Both offer tranquil scenery and a wide variety of birdlife, with nearly 400 species sighted in the region near vacation rentals in apartment rental, condo rental, chalet rental, and villa rental accommodations.
Vacation rental visitors will also appreciate the Margate Bird Park
with its walk-through aviary. The bird park also has a playground and a tea garden to enhance family holidays when choosing vacation rentals in the area.
Riverbend Croc Farm
near Southbroom is home to more than 200 Nile Crocodiles. Holiday home accommodation visitors can watch an awe-inspiring feeding frenzy every Sunday. Crocodile hatching demonstrations are a natural phenomenon also not to be missed.
For a memorable and relaxing coastal experience for you and your family, rent holiday lodgings directly from owners of villa rentals, cabin rentals, apartment rentals, home rentals, chalet rentals and condo rentals in Margate, South Africa