Luxury Vacation Rental near Umtata in Coffee Bay, South Africa

Coffee Bay, Eastern Cape (South Africa)

Luxury Vacation Rental near Umtata in Coffee Bay, South Africa

Safari Tents
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
 Host photo
Hosted by Wayne
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
This luxury vacation rental is located near Umtata in Coffee Bay, South Africa, and can accommodate two guests. There is one bedroom and a private bathroom. The safari tent has two full-size beds, a high apex roof balanced on a center pole, and built-in ground sheets. In the private detached bathroom, guests will find a chemical flush toilet and a heated bucket shower. Linens and towels are provided.
Outside, there is authentic wilderness all around and access to the Mapuzi River just steps away.


  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
This rental includes full English breakfasts, buffet-style dinners, and select dinner drinks.

Guests have access to the mouth of the Mapuzi River a short walk away.

Guest Services

  • Breakfast

Location + Surroundings

This eco-friendly safari tent is located in Coffee Bay, South Africa, right on the mouth of the Mapuzi River with stunning views of sandy coves and green hillsides on Eastern Cape of the Wild Coast. The river feeds out into the greater sea, surrounded by rocky reefs, the Mapuzi Caves, and refreshing surf. The property lies just over a mile outside of the idyllic Coffee Bay, home of the breathtaking Hole in the Wall Beach. Umtata is about an hour and a half away by car and East London is four hours away.


  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching

The Mapuzi River has some incredible fishing spots as well as scenic trails for ecotourism, hiking, and birdwatching through the Wild Coast. Kayaking from the mouth of the river is a particular highlight for many glampers, as is swimming and surfing out on the waves. Brave guests can explore the Mapuzi Caves and celebrate with a local drum lesson. Guests can rent a bike to better admire the surrounding region and experience some delightful pampering at the La Vita Spa in Coffee Bay after some shopping and a tasty lunch.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

This site is open seasonally from mid-March to mid-April.

Children are welcome to stay at a discounted rate.

Guests are recommended to bring beach towels, head lights, and cash, as credit card payments are not widely accepted.

Self-catering is not allowed on-site.

This accommodation is not pet-friendly.

Smoking is not allowed.

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