St FrancisOn the ocean's edge, African Pride The Sands @ St. Francis is an impressive white walled thatched roof homestead with sweeping views of the sun-drenched beach and glistening sea. Relaxed and informal atmosphere is reflected in the African beach style decor. Spacious bedrooms offer luxury style, each opening onto a private deck offering breathtaking views of the magnificent, unspoilt sand below.

Enjoy the comforts of air-conditioning, mini bar fridge, tea and coffee tray, hairdryer, television and safe. Generous classic bathrooms offer terry towel robes, separate showers, Jacuzzi bath tubs and bidets as standard features, while some rooms also provide an outside shower and Jacuzzi on their timber deck.

The Octagonal glass fronted restaurant, with its thatched roof, central fireplace and cocktail bar, invites you to delight in the panoramic views from its 300 degree vantage point. Generous breakfasts, light lunches and gourmet dinners are served with flair and the Director's Cellar offers a superb selection of estate wines.

Soak up the summer sun on one of the secluded pool decks, relax in the steam room or enjoy a refreshing Jacuzzi. Beauty treatments and massage therapies available on request. Nearby activities include lighthouse and port tours, coastal country and beach walks, deep sea fishing, paddle-skiing, golf, tennis, horse riding and canal cruises. An hour's drive from Port Elizabeth and game reserves.


Children aged 8 years of age or younger accepted only by prior arrangement


Awake to the soothing sound of the Indian Ocean from one of five spacious en-suite bedrooms, the ultimate in understated luxury and style. From the moment you enter your private enclave, you will relax and unwind.

Each individually decorated bedroom opens out onto a private timber deck from where you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the magnificent, unspoilt ocean below.

In-room facilities include


Jacuzzi bathtubs

Separate showers

Tea and coffee making facilities

Mini-bar and fridge - stocked on request

Electronic mini-safes


Colour TVs with selected Satellite channels

Bathrobes and slippers

Goose-down Duvets and percale linen


Leisure facilities include pool decks, a steam room and jacuzzi, wine cellar and GUEST Lounge, ideal for sundowners.

Nearby activities include

lighthouse and port tours

coastal country and beach walks

deep sea fishing


Golf - St. Francis Golf Course and the newly developed St. Francis Bay Links course


horse riding andcanal cruises

Fine Dining

Dining facilities at African Pride The Sands @ St. Francis comprise the Octagon Restaurant with an impressive thatched roof, central fireplace and surrounding timber deck, providing not only a breathtaking 300 degree panoramic view, but also deliciously prepared meals.

Sumptuous breakfasts are served from 08h00 to 10h00 dailyLight lunches are served between 12h00 and 14h00Delicious sunset evening meals are served from 19h00 to 22h00