Margate is the "holiday capital" of the South Coast in KwaZulu Natal. With its vibrant atmosphere, nightlife and beaches, Margate is a popular holiday destination throughout the year. The town has many activities and attractions to offer its visitors especially diving – as one of the best diving areas on the country’s coast! The sub-tropical climate almost throughout the year and the warm Indian Ocean keeps tourists coming back each year.
Margate is almost completely made up of accommodation and holiday homes – the choices are endless. From self-catering units, bed and breakfasts to camping and guest houses. Margate offers a variety of accommodation options to suit everyone's needs.
Not only are there great beaches and sea filled with tropical fish and coral reefs, but there are some fantastic forests nearby ideal for walks and picnics. Water sport activity favourites are canoeing, boating and skiing.
Margate is home to a variety of restaurants offering delicious cuisines from all around the world. Whether you're looking for a romantic dinner, an evening out with friends or family, or just a quick bite to eat, there's something for everyone in Margate.