Trafalgar – Hawkins no 15 Holiday Home – sleeps 8
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This neat holiday home nestles in the beautiful Trafalgar Marine Reserve with Blue Flag Beach (some 900 metres) and sleeps 8 persons in 4 bedrooms, two bathrooms (one en suite) and spacious open plan lounge (DSTV), dining and kitchen area. Trafalgar is only 10 minutes from Margate.

Trafalgar is one of the lower coast’s most idyllic holiday or retirement settings, embraced by the Trafalgar Marine Reserve along the untouched beaches of the warm Indian Ocean to the east, shouldered by the Mpenjati Nature Reserve to the south and with the largest Yengele Dune forest left in KZN in-between. Trafalgar offers the perfect destination for nature lovers who want to enjoy all the attractions and activities that the South Coast offers, but who want to withdraw to a safe and private retreat away from the holidaying crowds

The house is fully equipped for self-catering, fenced and offers a family holiday home away from home
Hawkins House sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and two bathrooms (small and large)
Hawkins House sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and two bathrooms (small and large)
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Fishing Rock and surf fishing, deap sea fishing, flyfishing. Excellent Bass fishing in farm dams. Popular fishing spots: Centre Rocks (Southbroom); Kent Bay (Marina Beach); Boulder Rock (Marina Beach); Breaker View Bay (Trafalgar); Shad Rock (Southbroom); Black Rock (Southbroom); and Fascadale Rocks (Southbroom)-- Don't forget your licence from the Post Office

Game Viewing Inquisitive small game such as bushbuck and blue and grey duiker frequently visit streets of Trafalgar

Bird Watching The South Coast is a well-known birding area with over 500 species. The numerous estuaries and rivers flowing into the sea with its lush vegetation offer a perfect habitat for numerous species not least of which are the kingfishers. Guests will often see Knysna and blue-crested louries. A pair of fish eagles breed in the Mpenjati Reserve in Trafalgar and can frequently be heard.

Hiking Trails See "Other activities" below for hiking trails

Other Activities Visit various nature reserves: MPENJATI a few km from Hawkins House. Mpenjati means “the place of the warring buffaloes” and offers a relaxing 3 km trail winding along the north bank of the Mpenjati River through magnificent forest scenery. There are picnic spots alongside the beautiful lagoon.

UMTAMVUNA at Port Edward offers a 25 km walk from the sea along the Umtamvuna River. More trees are found here than anywhere else in Southern Africa. Approximately 1 300 indigenous flowering plants have been listed and the area is also home of the Cape Vulture.

SKYLINE BOTANICAL RESERVE in Uvongo with most trees clearly listed. There are 400 exotic plant species and walking trails. This is a birdwatcher’s paradise.

ORIBI GORGE comprises 1 917 hectares and various walking trails, some more strenuous than others, will lead you through cool natural forests and grassland. Towering sandstone cliffs and rugged mountains provide the adventurer with unforgettable memories. The reserve is home to more than 500 bird species as well as a variety of antelope, mammals and reptiles
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: Rates on request. R500 refundable key/breakage deposit

Fully equipped for self-catering with microwave etc. 4 bedrooms (2 with double beds and two with 2 single beds each), Two bathrooms, spacious lounge (DSTV – bring own card and decoder) dining an kitchen area,washing machine, under cover braai area. Linen supplied – bring own towels. The stand is fenced. Open parking. Daily maid available at R80 per day
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television Yes
Radio No
Heater No
Roof Fan No
Airconditioner No
Spacious open plan lounge, kitchen and dining area (small and large)
Spacious open plan lounge, kitchen and dining area (small and large)
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Nearest Town:
Distance: 14km
Police: Yes
Hospital: Yes
RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at
The Menu
Fully equipped for self-catering Fully equipped for self-catering

Farm Details
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A bit about your hosts:
This is a privately owned holiday home Hawkins Holiday Home  is only some 900 meters from Trafalgar Blue Flag Beach (small and large pics)
Hawkins Holiday Home is only some 900 meters from Trafalgar Blue Flag Beach (small and large pics)
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How to get there:
Route map supplied when reservations are made

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The kitchen area (small and large)
The kitchen area (small and large)
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   Main en suite bedroom - small and large pics
Main en suite bedroom - small and large pics
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