Margate Accommodation

Margate is a popular seaside resort town on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, just about 20 kilometres southwest of Port Shepstone. In 1908, Henry Richardson, an English surveyor laid out the town and named it Margate after another seaside resort on the northern coast of the county of Kent, in the United Kingdom.

With a number of Blue Flag beaches (meaning it is clean and safe), warm ocean temperatures and a fascinating underwater-world, Margate makes for an ideal summer holiday spot and is chock a block with holiday accommodation.

While on holiday in Margate, the heart of the Hibiscus Coast, take advantage of the area's ideal conditions for scuba diving, snorkelling diving, surfing and water-skiing. Prime beaches to check out in Margate include Lucien Beach, which is quiet but popular and accessible by a steep set of stairs. Margate Beach itself is most popular with holiday-makers due to its proximity to restaurants, shops and hotels. Further afield Marina Beach in san lameer or the Ramsgate Beach also offers the ultimate in beaching experiences.

If you want continue the water sports but with a break from the beach, the Margate Lagoon is a popular spot for water-skiing and boating.

Other attractions in Margate include the Oribi Gorge, a national park, providing a home to a variety of mammals and bird species. You could also get up and close and personal with crocodiles at the Croc world Conservation Centre. The Margate Bird Park or the Butterfly Valley in Scottburgh is also a lovely day out for the whole family.

Golfers will enjoy the Margate Country Club, with its superb greens in the St. Andrews tradition. For those who would prefer a little shopping, Margate boasts fine art galleries and craft shops. During South Africa's holidays, especially the Christmas and Easter school holidays, the town pumps and nightlife picks up with parties spilling over onto the beach, and during the day the main street is packed with vibrant crowds. Students wanting to save their pennies while partying it up can take advantage of the cheap accommodation options in and around Margate.

Whether you'd like to appreciate it at its busiest and vibiest or during the quieter times of year when there are some major out of season accommodation specials, Margate is the ultimate beach holiday.

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AJ's Guesthouse

From R350 pps


Nestled high up, overlooking the quaint village of Margate, yet situated just 500m from the blueflag Lucien/Margate beachfront is a guesthouse with a distinctive difference - a 3 minute walk takes you... More Info

2 People are currently making enquiries at this establishment.

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Colonial Sands 101
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Self Catering 10 Sleeper unit in Margate overlooking Lagoon and Margate Beach. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fully fitted kitchen, lounge and dining room. Braai and pool area. Fully secure, with cctv cam... More Info

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Cerf
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From R520* unit


This ideally situated complex is newly renovated, has a splash pool and braai area with beautiful sea views on the rooftop, and is just a 200m stroll to Margate Beach. While being conveniently close ... More Info

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Del Sue Me
0.1 km

From R870* unit


Situated on a gentle lagoon flowing onto Margate's main beach just a stone's throw away, this modern complex is ideally situated for strolling to sea without crossing roads or entering the bustling to... More Info

Beach Lodge 22 LagunaAzul
0.2 km

From R370* unit


This lovely Apartment is centrally situated and walking distance (about 500m) to the main beach and all amenities. The apartment is situated on the second floor. A partial sea view from apartment balc... More Info

Margate-by-the-Sea
0.2 km

From R500* unit


103 Granada is your home-from-home, well-fitted self-catering luxury apartment at an affordable price. It has two bedrooms, main shower-en-suite and separate full bathroom/shower for the second bedro... More Info

Rondevoux
0.2 km

From R730* unit


Situated above Wimpy and Mug & Bean on Margate main beach the location doesn't get any better than this. Everything from restaurants, cocktail bars, public beach and a host of seasonal entertainment ... More Info

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Angelina's
0.3 km

From R2450* unit


Angelina's offers you the ideal environment to unwind and experience a wonderful holiday, it is ideal for guests looking for upmarket accommodation but requiring the comfort and privacy of self cateri... More Info

Sea-Spray
0.3 km

From R500* unit


From 2 sleepers up to 6 sleepers.i.e. 6 sleeper is 3 bedrooms .Complex can accommodate group bookings up to 15 persons. A mild sub-tropical climate and year-round sunshine combined with easy access to... More Info

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Sable Court 5
0.4 km

From R365* unit


Light, airy and extremely spacious3 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment on the 1st floor sleeping 6. The complex is perfectly located almost on the doorstep of the well- known Manaba surfing beach, and mai... More Info

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Margate Reviews

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Margate is the best place to be for a nice family getaway. The beach was lovely, Margate is very vibrant and alive. Lots of exciting things to do and kids really enjoyed staying there.
- Jessica Pillay

Margate
Absolutely lovely beaches and magnificent town to visit.
- Gilda Conway

Margate
A must see tourist destination.
- Thembekile Ntshangase

Margate
Margate was a beautiful place and we enjoyed it to the fullest. Will definitely go back there for a holiday and stay at a different guest house.
- Nicole Frank

Margate
The best in the country
- Sydney Hlongwane