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Sundays River Mouth Guesthouse

Address 62 Wellington Street, Colchester, Colchester
Phone Phone: 082 822 6847
Cellphone: 082 822 6847
Rates High Season: From R1 980 - R1 980
Rates Off Season: From R1 760 - R1 760


Sundays River Mouth Guesthouse is a “AA Superior Rated Accommodation” Self Catering guesthouse, situated on the banks of the Sundays River Mouth, in the sleepy holiday village of Colchester in the “Greater Addo Elephant Park” area.

With the guesthouse located approximately halfway between Cape Town and Durban, it is ideally suited for the weary guest wanting to break their journey as well as those wanting to break away from the city rush and spend some time enjoying the activities the village has to offer.

It is perfect for tourist /guest wanting to visit the Addo Elephant Park, as the Southern entrance is only 4 km away. Enjoy activities like water sports, fishing, horse rides, quad bike adventures, walks on the 38km of deserted beaches and swimming in one of South Africa’s largest tidal rivers.

Come relax in a fully equipped guesthouse, consisting of two tastefully decorated bedrooms, furnished with brand new Simonz beds and a double sized open plan lounge, dining room and fully equipped open plan kitchen. It can accommodate up to 7 adults.

The main bedroom features 3 single beds, with two being against each other to form a double bed. This bedroom opens onto the wooden deck with a restricted view of the River.

The second bedroom consists of 2 single beds.

A separate king-sized sleeper couch can be found in the large and tastefully decorated air conditioned lounge.

This is designed to provide the ultimate comfortable stay, and take the already luxurious ambience of Sundays River Mouth Guesthouse, to yet a new level.

Big LD-LCD 40 inch flat screen TV, with HD-VCR player for your convenience.

When stepping out to the wooden entertainment deck you have a view of the Sundays River. Perfect for sipping sundowners or having a braai while watching the sun set.

Facilities on the deck include a “Cadac Kettle Braai” as well as a unique stainless steel braai (braai wood and charcoal not provided).

Safe undercover parking is offered.

Should you only want to stop over, or spend some time exploring the Sunshine Coast, Sundays River Mouth Guesthouse would cater for your specific need. At our prices, anyone can afford luxury!
The turnoff is about 44 km’s North of Port Elizabeth on the N2 over the Sundays River. Clearly marked “Colchester.”
Turn off at the BP Garage and the Guesthouse is 13 Houses down the riverfront road (62Wellington Street) on the left!!!

Services, Features and Activities

The Sundays River is the third largest tidal-river in South Africa with boat access for approximately 14 Km upstream from the mouth.

The river tidal flow is relatively mild compared to the other large tidal rivers, thus making it an ideal Water-Sport River.

It is one of the few rivers that allow Jet-Ski’s and is a very popular playground for some of the finest Jet Ski’s around.

Fishing is excellent all year round with the main species caught being the “Spotted Grunter” and “Cape Silver Salmon”. Large ‘Diamond Rays” can be targeted in the summer months as well as “Shad” and “Leer fish”. The river is Shark free; however, there is a huge concentration of Hammer-Head, Ragged Tooth and Great White sharks outside the mouth in the sea.

Popular for water-skiing and rubber duck racing.

Access to the sea via the river mouth is not for the faint hearted, charter deep-sea fishing trips can be arranged with a highly qualified skipper who know the mouth. Access to and fishing off the resident jetty is included in the tariff of the guesthouse.
Tea/Coffee, Bar Fridge, Aircon in Room, TV in Room, Satellite, Languages spoken: English, Afrikaans, Children over 12 welcome, Pool, Pub, Restaurant, Breakfast, Airport Transfers, SecureParking
Bird Watching, Fishing, Watersports
Room Options
Twin, Double