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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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

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 first floor.The view from the apartment balcony over... More Info

1 Person is currently making an enquiry at this establishment.

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

From R450* unit


Located between Uvongo and Manaba beach, Natspat 20 is a classy fully-furnished 6 sleeper self-catering unit with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an open plan kitchen/lounge area right next to the sea. Na... More Info

3 People are currently making enquiries at this establishment.

From R480* unit

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Providence 40 is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom self catering holiday unit and is perfectly situated in Ramsgate with picturesque views of Ramsgate Blue Flag Main Beach[ +-400m walk]. with the lagoon a few m... More Info

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

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

1 Person is currently making an enquiry at this establishment.

From R1090* unit


NO OTHER FEES (ADMIN, LINEN, BOOKING ETC). This lovely spacious 3 bedroom house on the hill has a sea view from the lounge and front veranda which overlooks the pool and garden. The one bedroom is HU... More Info

From R660* unit


Lemnos is ideally situated above Marine Drive in Margate offering good sea views, walking distance to the beach, and is conveniently close the plethora of restaurants, bars and nightclubs while being ... More Info

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From R970* unit


The lovely house/large cottage has 3 bedrooms (each with a double bed) a gorgeous full bathroom as well as another separate shower room. There are 2 kitchens and 2 lounges (with 2 separate TV's). An... More Info

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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

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The best in the country
- Sydney Hlongwane

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It is a great place
- Sibongile Mchunu

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It was amazing I will go back again
- Amanda Ncanana

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I have always enjoyed Margate which is why I continue to go there, moving forward however I will only use Sleeping-OUT when looking for accommodation.
- Danilo Torannini