Staying at the Beacon Island Resort in Plettenberg Bay South Africa
Plettenberg Bay, locally known as Plett, is one of the most beautiful regions South Africa’s Western Cape. Beautiful white sand beaches and a thriving community make this one of the best places to visit, and with the luxurious Beacon Island Resort, you’ll have the perfect place to stay.
This resort is one of the most popular in South Africa, and when you find out what’s on offer both at the resort and in the general area, you’ll begin to understand why. It’s All About the Location If you’ve ever stayed in a resort in a not so great location, then you will appreciate Beacon Island Resort even more. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Western Cape, the location couldn’t be any more perfect.
There’s plenty to do in the area, whether it’s lounging around the resort pool, visiting the safe beaches in the area, or even taking a whale watching tour. Being on the Garden Route, you’re never too far from some great attractions, and the resort in Plettenberg Bay is a great base camp if you want to explore South Africa to its fullest.
Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary in Plettenberg Bay
The Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary is just a little further up the coast from the resort, and you can take a day to check out this family friendly park. A big draw of visiting South Africa is being able to see the unique wildlife in their natural habitats. Guided safaris at Jukani are available any day of the week, including Saturday and Sunday, so you won’t be inconvenienced by inflexible tour schedules.
The tours run from 9AM to 4PM, and it’s one of the best parks to take a look at some exotic wildlife. Some of the animals within the sanctuary include cheetahs, zorillas (striped polecat), honey badgers, white lions, and there are even some more exotic white tigers, Siberian tigers, and Bengal tigers. Pumas and jaguars can also be seen in the sanctuary, making it an awesome adventure for anyone who is interested in big cats. Garden Route National Park
The famous Garden Route National Park is also near to Plettenberg Bay and the Beacon Island Resort. This park covers more than 21,000 hectares and allows for spectacular scenic and wildlife adventures. There are guided tours that can be booked in the park, and there are plenty of mountain bike trails that allow you to create your own adventure, at your own pace.
There are also bushwalks and hiking adventures, or you could choose to follow the famous Otter Trail. When you stay at the Beacon Island Resort you will be nearby to plenty of travel agencies and tour operators, so if you’re staying for a while you will be able to plan your holiday as you go, and cut out the stress that usually comes with a hectic schedule.
Stay in Comfort and Luxury If you want to visit the Garden Route and Plettenberg Bay South Africa, the Beacon Island Resort is an excellent base camp. Great facilities, a striking location, and helpful and friendly staff all help to make this the best place to be when you’re in the area.
There are plenty of world class restaurants just a short walk from your room,
and you’ll meet new people who are also experiencing their own South African adventure.