Magnificent jewel of the transkei!
Port St Johns is a town with a population of about 6 500 people on the Wild Coast of the Eastern Cape. It is situated at the mouth of the Mighty Umzimvubu River, 300 km northeast of East London and 100 km from Mthatha. Boasting some of the most beautiful nature scenery in the country. The Mighty Umzimvubu River flowing through an impressive gorge known as the "Gates of St Johns" into an estuary located on the Indian Ocean. On both sides of the river ravine are high sandstone mountain peaks. Mount Thesiger (342m above sea level) and Mount Sullivan (304m above sea level). Nestled on the banks of this river lies one of the Jewels of the Wild Coast the magnificent Cremorne Estate, which offers 4 distinctly different accommodation options. For a little bit of Wild Coast hospitality, it offers bed and breakfast in their cosy timber cabins with en-suite facilities. For the "Do it yourself" holiday maker they offer fully equipped and serviced luxury self-catering cottages. For the outdoor type the caravan and camping sites are fully serviced with water and electricity. For the avid fisherman it offers the Fisherman's cottages.
Port St Johns is known as the centre of tourism on the Wild Coast. It is famous for deep sea fishing and rock and surf angling. Near the town are three beaches.
From Mthatha in the west and Flagstaff in the north the R61 Road, currently being upgraded to form part of the Wild Coast Road linking Durban and East London, connects to Port St Johns. A smaller road leads the last 5km into town. Port St Johns has an airstrip on top of Mount Thesiger. The Pondoland Park is a national park and forested area 500km sqm in size, including the Umzimvubu River Mouth and stretching north along the coast up to the provincial border with Kwazulu Natal.
The annual "Sardine run" attracts divers, photographers and oceanographers from all over the world. Cremorne also hosts the annual "Grunter Classic" which attracts anglers from all over South Africa.
The Estate is fully licensed and features include a cosy Pub, a la carte restaurant and pizza oven producing deliciously famous pizzas.
All in all the Cremorne Estate is a paradise within a paradise where you kick off your shoes and connect with nature and the ocean.
28 Bedrooms,28 Bathrooms, 28 Kitchens, Campsite with 14 stands,Braai area, 2 X Staff rooms can be converted into a B&B Lounge,Dining Room, Family/TV Rooms, Bar Pub and reception.
28+ Parkings. Each chalet has a parking,Gardens, Pool,13 Cottages.
Outbuilding 1- Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,Cottage
Outbuilding 2-Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,Cottage
Outbuilding 3-Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,
Outbuilding 4-Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,Cottage
Outbuilding 5-Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,Cottage
Outbuilding 6-Fishermans Cottage - New / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed / White Linen,Cottage
Outbuilding 7-Fisherman's Cottage - Old / Double Bed / Double Bunk Bed,Cottage
Outbuilding 8-Fisherman's Cottage - Old / 2 x Double Bunk Beds, Cottage
Outbuilding 9-Fisherman's Cottage - Old / 2 x Double Bunk Beds, Cottage
Outbuilding 10-Fisherman's Cottage - Old / Double Bunk Bed / 3/4 Bed,Cottage
Outbuilding 11-Fisherman's Cottage - Old / 2 X Double Beds / Rustic Look,Cottage
Outbuilding 12-For tractors and grass cutter,Shed
Outbuilding 13- 2 X Staff rooms can be converted into a B&B