Local Attractions

Discover Qunu, Hole In The Wall, Coffee Bay and Much More

Located near to Garden Court Mthatha guests are presented with a choice of some of the most fascinating cultural experiences and stunning natural attractions in the Eastern Cape. 

The hotel is located just 17kms from the airport and offers easy access to the Mthatha city centre. Nearby attractions include the Nelson Mandela Museum, Mthatha Country Club with its 18-hole golf course, Mthatha Dam, Hluleka Nature Reserve, Coffee Bay, Port St John’s beach on the Wild Coast, Hole In The Wall, Bulungula Village and many other historical, cultural and scenic sights.

Find out more about our recommendations on the top attractions in Mthatha and throughout the Eastern Cape.

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Cnr Western Avenue and Two Rivers Drive, East London, 5201+27 43 707 7777

Hemingways Casino brings a touch of Key West charm to East London, inspired by the luxurious home of the famous author Ernest Hemingway.

Unnamed Road, South Africa+27 47 536 0009

Mthatha Airport is an airport serving Mthatha, a town in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. The airport was previously named K. D. Matanzima Airport after Kaiser Matanzima, a president of the former Transkei.

Allister Miller Dr, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, 6070+27 41 507 7319

Port Elizabeth International Airport is an airport serving Port Elizabeth, a city in the Eastern Cape province in South Africa. It was formerly known as H. F. Verwoerd Airport.


Mvezo is a small village on the banks of the Mbashe River, not far from Mthatha in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. The village is mainly known as being the birthplace of Nelson Mandela, whose family serves as its chiefly dynasty

36 Delville Road, Delville Rd, Mthatha, 5100+27 47 532 2770

Formerly known as Umtata Country Club, Mthatha Country club offers a beautiful golf coures in Mthatha.

Mtata Dam, Mthatha

Mthatha Dam is an earth-fill type dam located on the Mthatha River, near Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa.