About Nautilus Cottage
Nautilus Cottage offers beachfront accommodation and direct beach access in Boknes, halfway between Port Elizabeth and East London.
Comprising of two cottages, accommodation is simple self-catering with sea and garden views. Cottage One accommodates four guests and Cottage Two accommodates two guests in a bachelor style set-up.
Both cottages are only a few steps away from the beach, and enjoy tranquil surrounding with lots of fresh air and easy accessibility to a safe, secure and quiet town.
Boknes is 20km from Alexandria and 8km from Bushman’s River and Kenton on Sea. Next to the extended Addo Elephant Park on the R72. It has a mild moderate climate all year round, with summer temperature reaching up to 30°C and winters an average 14 to 20°C. It is a Malaria free area.
Safari: Wildcoast, Grahamstown and Addo Elephant Park within one hours drive
Beach: direct entry to beach thirty yards away
Golf: Royal Port Alfred Golf course 30 km to the east on R72
Family friendly: safe haven for parents with children no snakes or scorpions--only mongoose, tortoise or grey duiker
Romantic: Silent and tranquil beach front cottage--no noises --only sound of waves forty metres away.
No pets allowed. No smoking in dwellings.
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