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About Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay is the ideal family holiday accommodation, located right on the beach in the ever-popular South Coast town of Margate. This fully-contained two-bedroom unit sleeps four people privately.

A large balcony that is accessed from the living room and main bedroom boasts a stunning view over the Indian Ocean. The complex offers guests secure under cover parking, a swimming pool, barbecue facilities, a play area for children, and a pay laundry.

Chesapeake Bay is situated in close proximity to Margate town centre, the main beach area and numerous popular golf courses, while the Wild Coast Sun and Casino are only a 30-minute drive away. Margate is located on the N2 highway approximately one hour's drive south of Durban.

The unit is fully equipped with linen, cutlery and all kitchen requirements. Over and above the normal SABC and e-TV channels, DStv is also available on request at a minimal daily rate.

Beach: Located right on the beach in the popular seaside town of Margate.


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Room availability and prices

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    • Adults
      Thursday 11th September
      • Per Person Sharing:
      • R450
      • Per Person:
      • R600
      • Per Unit:
      • R1350
      • Minimum Stay:
      • 2 Nights
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      Self-catering Apartment>X 1
      Includes: Self Catering
      Two-bedroom holiday apartment comprising a living room with a single bed, a fully equipped kitchen, a full bathroom, and a large balcony overlooking the Indian Ocean.
      Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, Shower over bath Beds Double beds, Single beds Other Fan, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Safe TV Television, Local channels, DStv Views Sea
      Self-catering Apartment
      Sleeps 4 Price:
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      * This data is a guide and is subject to change. Please confirm rates and availability by requesting a quote.

      Reviews for Chesapeake Bay

      32 guest reviews Reviews of

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      David Pierre-Eugene, South Africa
      27 April 2015

      Nice clean apartment, and James the caretaker was very helpful. Great view and location . 

      JESICA NEETHLING, South Africa
      07 February 2015

      Very run down.

      Sasheena Ramjith, South Africa
      03 November 2014

      Had a great weekend with my family at Chesapeake Bay. The view was spectacular. Will definitely visit again.

      Vimla Padayachee, South Africa
      27 October 2014

      Wow, my family and I really enjoyed our stay at 49 Chesapeake Bay, it was absolutely amazing. The unit was very clean and neat, the kitchen was well equipped. We can't wait to go back!

      Priscilla Schoultz, South Africa
      17 October 2014

      We had a wonderful relaxing time. Absolute privacy and helpful caretaker. Had many walks along beachfront to Margate's main beach.

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      Chesapeake Bay Map

      Chesapeake Bay is 2km from the centre of Margate , the nearest airport 162.5km (King Shaka International Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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