Riders Rest offers you an Old World, colonial, farm-like ambience. Come and kick off your shoes and enjoy our relaxed home from home atmosphere.
You will find peaceful garden spots, some with marina views for dreaming, reading or just meditating.
Alternatively sit back and relax on the lovely verandah where you can also enjoy meals, tea and coffee or sundowners.
Take a brisk 800m walk to miles and miles of pristine beaches, which are ideal for sand-boarding, surfing and fishing, or spend your day on Port Alfred’s “Blue Flag” beach with all amenities and safety for family fun just 3kms from Riders Rest.
Each bedroom is en-suite with slipper bath and shower. The luxurious beds invite a cozy nights rest and each room has it’s own entrance off the delightful farm-style verandah.
All our rooms is equipped with electric kettle, tea, coffee and the necessary for your convenience. Normal channel TV and linked DSTV is also available.
Join us for a hearty farm style breakfast in our country kitchen.
Port Alfred has most of the necessary shopping facilities within walking distance of Riders Rest and abounds with numerous bistro’s, restaurants, street café’s and pubs to satisfy most taste buds. Many of these enjoy either sea or river views.
Bird watching, horse riding, hiking trails, game drives, golf, tennis, water skiing and squash are all available within a 15km radius of Riders Rest.
You can also visit many historical sites and villages, one of these being Bathurst where you will find the oldest pub in the country.
The Expedition Project is a social enterprise! Please use the enquiry form below – by doing so you are supporting both this partner and nearby community and conservation projects at no extra cost. You will also get access to discounts and other offers.