About Oceana Beach & Wildlife Reserve
Set in a spectacular and unique environment, Oceana offers a truly special luxury boutique experience. The property is perfectly positioned within a sprawling wildlife sanctuary, fronted by a pristine 7km stretch of private beach. With absolutely everything taken care of for you by discreet staff, this private and intimate destination is where guests go for a “holiday whilst on holiday”.
Spacious and airy, all the luxury accommodation options offer captivating views of the sand and sea, framed by indigenous shrubs and trees that create an easy island-living feel.
Thera are nine individual Suites to choose from, all with private decks, full bathrooms and stunning sea views.
For small groups of friends or extended families, there is also the magnificent double-storey Private House, with three en-suite rooms. The Private House has private access, a spacious lounge with fireplace, private plunge pool on the deck, as well as a fully equipped kitchen, bar and dining area for effortless entertaining.
The reserve is home to more than 220 species of bird and 30 animal species, including giraffe, zebra, sable and many others than can often be viewed from your suite.
On-site attractions include game dries, guided bush walks, spa treatments, fine dining, games room, swimming and beach activities. From golf to fishing, birdwatching and more, there are also many other activities to be enjoyed in and around the charming town of Port Alfred.
This is a Perfect destination to relax and unwind at the end of a Garden Route Safari adventure and also ideal for couples with a focus on intimacy and romance
Room Facilities at a glance
- Private decks
- Full en-suite bathroom with bath
- King size beds
- Sleeper couch
- Digital satellite TV and multimedia centre
- Air conditioning
- Mini bar
Lodge Services at a glance
- Complimentary Wi-fi throughout
- In-suite dining
- 24-hour concierge service
- Transfers on request
- Babysitting services on request
- Laundry services
Oceana is located on the Indian Ocean, close to Port Elizabeth as well as Big 5 reserves.
Exclusive, yet unpretentious, this property ticks all the boxes for an unforgettable holiday
2 x Pool Suites:
The ultimate in secluded luxury and ideal for romantic escapes, each exclusive pool suite features a large private deck offering spectacular vistas from your heated plunge pool, outdoor fire pit, or sunny day bed.
4 x Ocean Suites:
Nestled in a tranquil forest setting, the luxurious Ocean suites boast a large private deck with 180° views over the immaculate beachfront and wildlife reserve below.
3 x Lodge Suites:
Authentically styled and situated in the main Lodge building, each Lodge Suite is equipped with a king size 4-poster king, lounge area, and an ensuite bathroom with a double shower and generous jet bath.
Ideal for small groups and families, the private Ocean House is a superbly designed 2 story villa, overlooking a watering hole and the immaculate beachfront, and offering an exclusive and personalised Oceana experience.
The best time to visit the Eastern Cape
There is no best or worst time to visit Oceana, as every season offers a unique experience on the Sunshine Coast.
- Daytime summer temperatures (November – April) are warm average 27°C/ 80°F.
- Summer evenings and early mornings are warm.
- Winters (May to October) have chilly nights with moderate daytime temperatures of 22°C/ 71°F)
- average sea temperature of 20c – 24c throughout the year
Wildflife on the Reserve
Oceana is home to rhino, buffalo, giraffe, sable, black impala and zebra amongst others. Photo safaris with expert guides in open vehicles or guided walks will introduce you to these animals in their natural environment. Enjoy a romantic beach picnic and superb dining overlooking the ocean. Take a leisurely stroll or relax on the beach or at the rim-flow pool watching the Humpback and Southern Right whales or dolphins.