Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Galleries and Museums
George (11.5 km from Herolds Bay)
Dinner theatre aficionados in George have a new state-of-the-art theatre to visit for good times, delicious food and quality entertainment.
The Kalahari Restaurant and Theatre opened its doors in September 2010 to cater for discerning theatre fans and music lovers in the Garden Route. The 400 seater theatre will stage the latest productions from...
George (14.5 km from Herolds Bay)
The Outeniqua Farmers’ Market is the home of nearly 80 food and craft stalls, offering visitors a wide range of produce and goods supplied and created by local farmers and craftsmen.
Located opposite the Garden Route Mall on the N2, the market spans a five-hectare site. You'll find everything, from breads to berries, fish to flowers, and...
Mountain Biking Trails
Fancourt Gardens (13.2 km from Herolds Bay)
If you are a mountain biker you would love the gravel road that winds its way up to Harold - small village with a church. Beautiful views of the surrounding landscape - you will even be able to see the sea on a clear day.
Garden Route (7.1 km from Herolds Bay)
For a unique eco experience, Outeniqua Power Van rides is the thing to do. Currently this is one of the most popular attractions along the Garden Route.
Enjoy the Garden Route from the comfort of rail buses in exclusive groups. Travel into the Outeniqua Mountains, one of the most scenic railway passes in the country. Experience forests, passes,...
Glentana (9.2 km from Herolds Bay)
Plan to do this easy walk at low tide to maximize the therapeutic effect of sun, sea and sand. Park at the Sea Side Caf in Little Brak and start walking along the beach in an easterly direction. Leave your troubles behind, lope along the sand and explore the rocky caves and numerous shipwrecks.
Duration: 3 hours
Distance: 6 km
Glentana (9.3 km from Herolds Bay)
The unspoilt beach of Glentana offers a wonderfully scenic hiking trail to an atmospheric old shipwreck. One of the main attractions of this coastline is the prevalence of whales, dolphins and seals in the surf. Southern Right Whales can be seen from July through to November.
George (9.6 km from Herolds Bay)
One of Fancourt’s renowned golf courses, The Links is unique to South Africa. The undulating dune-style landscape presents a demanding challenge in all weather conditions.
Recognized for the wonderful year round condition and attention to detail, The Links is perennially popular and has some extraordinary holes. One of these is the par-3 second,...
George (9.7 km from Herolds Bay)
Kingswood is an urban golf estate located in the heart of George. Undoubtedly the Sally Little signature18-hole golf course designed by Danie Obermeyer is the prime attraction, but there are a host of other leisure activities that you can enjoy - all in a setting of breathtaking, natural beauty. Neighbouring Fancourt and George Golf Courses,...
Geelhoutboom (10.4 km from Herolds Bay)
Pick and eat strawberries from the abundant fields at Redberry Farm! While the kids are exploring, slake your thirst at the tea garden and stock up on strawberry liqueur, jam, syrup and preserves.
Kids can feed the rabbits, enjoy a train ride through the strawberry fields, ride a pony, and work off excess energy in the playground and experience...
Mountain Biking Trails
Fancourt (10.6 km from Herolds Bay)
Fancourt, the Garden Route’s top leisure and lifestyle destination, has introduced a scenic mountain bike trail to offer its guests yet another invigorating outdoor leisure pursuit. Designed with safety in mind, the trail follows a central route through the property, and offers individuals and families a fun way to explore the spectacular...
George (10.8 km from Herolds Bay)
The setting that takes in mountains, water and wildlife characterises the magnificent Fancourt Outeniqua Golf Course, one of two 18-hole Parkland layouts at Fancourt. It’s hard to beat a round here and all levels of golfers will find it an excellent challenge for its design and fine conditioning alone.
Designed by Grand Slam golfing legend Gary...
George (10.9 km from Herolds Bay)
Fancourt’s Montagu Golf Course is a much loved Parkland course that is frequently ranked as the number-one golf course in South Africa. Recently it had a major revamp with numerous holes being redesigned and two new additions.
The course never gets cramped and there is more than enough time to appreciate the Fancourt golfing experience as it is...
George (11.9 km from Herolds Bay)
Set in the heart of the Garden Route, the George Golf Club course is a beautifully manicured, 72 par course with 18 holes and bent greens. The course rating for men is either 70 (club – 5774m) or 72 (championship – 6100m), while that for the ladies is 72 (5188m).Visitors are welcome daily, with the exception of Wednesday and Saturday afternoons,...
Outeniqua Strand (12.5 km from Herolds Bay)
Located between Mossel Bay and George, Outeniqua Beach is a 6 km long beach, comprising 4 swimming areas.
Facilities include ablutions and plentiful parking at the various entry points to the sand.
Galleries and Museums
George (12.9 km from Herolds Bay)
Take a trip down memory lane at the Outeniqua Transport Museum.
You will be able to see 13 different steam locomotives including a narrow gauge, the Emil Kessler- Johannesburg’s first steam locomotive and the impressive GL Garrett. Also on view are beautiful old carriages such as a coach from the Royal Train of 1947, Paul Kruger’s coach and...