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Hole In The Wall Hotel and Holiday Village

Where families get together


Hotel, camping and self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation.

TEL: +27 (0) 47 575 0009

The Hole in the Wall Hotel and Holiday Village is tlc-treatment for a tired city soul. Situated in near the spectacular Hole in the Wall, only 10 km from Coffee Bay, you won't easily find a more picturesque spot to wake up in.

Hole in the Wall is a geological phenomenon shaped by the Mpako River that runs into the sea right at that spot. Among the local Xhosa inhabitants, this region is inhabited by mythical "sea people" - one of whom fell in love with a local Xhosa maiden. Her father would have nothing of this relationship and prohibited the sea man from seeing his daughter. The sea people then asked a giant fish a ram a hole into the wall of rock, whereafter they abducted the maiden to their sea world.

Hole in the Wall Hotel has 26 en suite rooms, 28 spacious self-catering units in the sprawling gardens, a backpackers section with a dormitory for 24 people, as well as 9 en suite double rooms. The campsites are shady and grassy with the additional bonus of a 5th night's free stay! The self-catering units can sleep 8 guests, each unit having two en suite bedrooms, living room with kitchenette and lounge.

The a la carte restaurant at the Hole in the Wall Hotel is famous for their seafood dinners and the breakfast and lunch menus are also excellent. The ladies bar and pool bar offer refreshing drinks. Although the surrounding area offers a host of activities for tourists, the Hole in the Wall Hotel and Holiday Village offers a swimming pool, kiddies playground as well as a volley ball court, DSTV lounge and pool tables.

This part of the Wild Coast, which was part of the former Transkei, is spectacularly beautiful and there are many ways to explore and experience the environment while you stay at the Hole in the Wall Hotel and Holiday Village. Activities include surfing, swimming, fishing, horse trails, 4x4 trips as well as cultural tours to the nearby villages.  


Hole In the Wall Lounge
Kitchen Hole-In-The Wall_self-catering accommodation
Hole In The Wall Buildings


May visitors to the Wildcoast fly to East London where they hire a vehicel from Temba Car Hire to drive to Hole-in-the-Wall. It might be a good idea to spend a few days in the luxury The Regent in East London before you visit the more remote parts of the Transkei Wild coast. If you drive from Gauteng Bloemfontein is about halway between Johannesburg and Hole-in-the-wall. Sangiro Lodge near the Shell Ultra City in Bloemfontein offers accommodation in wooden cabins where you can enjoy game viewing from your room. If you visit the Wild coast from Namibia you can overnight at the luxury Sunriver Lodge on the banks of the Orange River in Upington in the North Cape of South Africa.


Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre is one of Namibia best hotels and are a long step above the basic Hole-in-the-Wall. On route from the Wildcoast to Swakopmund you can overnight at Mariental River Chalets is next to the main road in Mariental. Your next stop will most likely be Windhoek 1600 km from Hole-in-the-Wall in South Africa. In Windhoek the Windhoek Country Club and Casino is the countries only five star hotel. From Windhoek you can reach the Caprivi in a single day but be ready for a long drive. Select you lodg or hotel from. in tha far north of Namibia and three days drive from Hole in the Wall is the Caprivi strip or Zamezi Region of Namibia where you can book accommodation at Caprivi Accommodation. Perhaps you would like to spend a few days at the Waterberg Plateau Nasional park onroute from the Wildcoast to the Caprivi.


Gaborone is the capital city of Botswanaand 900 km from the Hole-in-the-Wall on the Transkei Wildcoast. Cresta Lodge in Gaborone is one of the most popular hotels in the city. If you plan to visit Botswana second city find your hotel at Francistown Hotels where you can book accommodation such as Thapama Hotel, Marang Gardens hotel and Woodlands stop over.
Khama Rhino Sanctuary is an eco-tourism destination near Serowe 1400 km from Hole-in-the-wall and a wonderful destination for birders or those interested in rarer animals such as Rhino.


Kulizwe Lodge in Binga along the southern shores of Lake Kariba. The offers self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation of the same standard as Hole-In-the Halls self-catering accommodation.

Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre
Caprivi to hotel
Francistown Hotels
Kulizwe Lodge in Binga.
The Regent Hotel in East London
Cresta Lodge Gaborone
Mariental River Chalets
Links to other hotels from Khama Rhino Sanctuary.
Sangiro Lodge

The Windhoek Hotel recommends other hotels and lodges in Southern Africa
Thamalakane River Lodge
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