Kenton-on-Sea is located on the coast in the Eastern Cape, which is at the bottom tip of South Africa, and part of the malaria free eastern cape game reserve district.

Kenton is a popular seaside resort with a vibrant atmosphere in season, but beautifully tranquil and peaceful the rest of the year. Kenton is renowned for some of the best beaches and protected coves on South Africa’s coast and affords guests with attractive walking, hiking, fishing, horse-riding, boating, canoeing, surfing and kite-surfing opportunities.

Kariega Game Reserve


The surrounding areas are home to numerous game reserves stocked with the big 5. In addition, the towns surrounding Kenton are steeped in history as some of the earliest settlers dating back to the 1820’s landed on these shores. These towns now have thriving arts and crafts and home cottage industries, as well guided historic tours and popular National Performing Arts Festivals.


The Kenton-on-Sea Area

Map of Kenton-on-Sea in the Eastern Cape, South Africa