If you are looking for a holiday at the beach, then head for Margate with its seafront self-catering on the South Coast of KwaZulu Natal in South Africa.
This festive holiday town with its tropical climate and beautiful beaches have made it possible to enjoy your holiday year round.
Positioned between Manaba Beach and Ramsgate, Margate has been a popular holiday destination for nearly 100 years. It’s stunning “Blue Flag Beach”, with its year round warm weather, lifeguards and restaurants brings holiday makers from all corners of the world.
Margate town and beach host events year round such as “Bike Week”, The Sardine Festival and Mardi gras which are held in the main road in the centre of Margate town. The Mardi gras is usually held on Wednesdays in the holiday seasons and has many interesting craft stalls, live music, dancing and lovely food stalls to choose from. The town has a trendy night life and holiday vibe.
The Margate Pier has been a landmark for fishermen and holiday makers since it was built in 1963. Boasting catches of record fish over the years it has made many fishermen dreams come true and inspired many more fishermen stories.