Route - South Africa
Erica B&B is an ideal centrally situated base from which to explore and enjoy the fabulous Garden Route.
Situated in a quiet, up-market suburb of George, within walking distance of the nearest Golf Course and country walks, it is 1,5km from the centre of town, 1km from the nea ...
Situated in malaria free area on South Africa's picturesque garden route, Nyaru Game Lodge nestles between the Outeniqua Mountains and surrounding beaches. Nyaru Game Lodge is strategically situated in the heart of the Garden Route (Eden), only 3 hours drive from Cape Town, 30 mi ...
Welcome to the Garden Route. Stayinsa.co.za offers
a wide variety of accommodation in the Garden Route. From hotels,
guest houses to self-catering and B&B's.
Route Accommodation for all holiday and business travellers.
Route is a popular and scenic stretch of the southern coast
of South Africa. It stretches from Hermanus in the Western Cape
to Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape. It includes towns such
as Mossel Bay, George, Knysna and Plettenberg bay.
It has a Mediterranean maritime climate, with
moderately hot summers, and mild to chilly winters. It is one
of the richest rainfall areas in South Africa, most of which occurs
in the winter months, brought by the humid sea-winds from the
The Route is sandwiched between the Outeniqua
and Tsitsikamma mountains and the Indian Ocean. The Outeniqua
and Tsitsikamma indigenous forests are a unique mixture of Cape
Fynbos and temperate forest and offer hiking trails and eco-tourism
activities. Nearly 300 species of birdlife are to be found in
a variety of habitats ranging from fynbos to forest to wetlands.
Ten nature reserves embrace the varied ecosystems
of the area as well as unique marine reserves, home to soft coral
reefs, dolphins, seals and a host of other marine life. Various
bays along the Garden Route are nurseries to the endangered Southern
Right Whale which come there to calve in the winter and spring
(July to December).
Although the most popular exploration of the Garden Route is by
car, it is also site of Africa's last remaining passenger steam
train, the Outeniqua Choo Tjoe.