From the moment you arrive at Brenton on Sea Cottages accommodation you will be treated to the unspoiled surroundings, Brenton hospitality and  thoughtful amenities.

The resort is a mere 2-minute walk to the beautiful Brenton beach. You will go home enriched with unforgettable memories and also great stories to tell.

Brenton on Sea is situated on the scenic Garden Route coast line and nestles between the Indian Ocean and the hills of the Western Head of Knysna’s Estuary. Brenton on Sea is definitely the perfect location for relaxation, adventures and long beach or clifftop walks. Situated in the heart of the Garden Route and is a perfect base from which to explore all the area has to offer

Our accommodation: 

Our accommodation includes self-catering sea view chalets, self-catering sea view or non sea view cabins  and also a wheelchair friendly chalet.

The chalets have three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a lounge and a fully equipped kitchen. The cozy wooden cabins for couples consist of a bedroom, en-suite bathroom, self-catering kitchen and balcony.

In addition the resort is also ideal for wedding guests, family reunions as well as tour groups, as it has the capacity for 92 guests. 


All linen and bath towels are provided. It should be noted that we do not provide beach towels and for this reason please bring along your own.
Daily housekeeping services available upon request.
Flat screen television with 20 pre selected DSTV channels
Unlimited complimentary WI-FI vouchers available from reception
Coffee and tea are provided for the first night only
Heating and extra blankets
Travel cot with bedding is available upon request


Swimming pool (Not heated)
Outside barbeque / Braai facilities
Shaded parking
Communal Laundry – tokens available from the reception

Other amenities:

  • Nautical South Restaurant
  • Shop on Sea – Convenience store

Activities and Attractions in Brenton:

  • Brenton on Sea Beach Walk is an easy 5 km (one way) walk to Buffalo Bay and takes around 2 hours.  Enjoy breakfast or lunch at Buffalo Bay overlooking the ocean.
  • Come and enjoy some exciting rock and surf angling. Brenton boasts very popular angling spots, like Castle Rock, Jaapse Bay & also The Blokke.
  • There are several coves to the east of Castle Rock that invites exploration.
  •  Fisherman’s walk is a romantic and scenic cliff top path where schools of dolphins and whales are also often spotted.
  • Paragliding is a popular pastime and tandems are also available for those seeking adventure.
  •  Sand boarding from the Brenton on sea beach area.
  •  Lake Brenton which is 5 minutes from Brenton on Sea and also provides a jetty and slipway for boats and canoes.

In addition Brenton on Sea Cottages will also have a lifeguard on duty at the pool area from 13 December untill 6 January.

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