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Address: Triton Avenue, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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+27 73 825 0835
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Port St Francis is the only privately owned working harbour in SA. Come see...

Port St Francis is the only privately owned working harbour in SA. Come see what how the chokka fleet operates while enjoying a meal at any of the restaurants. Accommodation available. Beautiful views of the ocean.

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Interesting harbour

A small but very busy working harbour. Colourful and a hive of activity. If you are in St Francis, go for a walk around the harbour.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 November 2016
LinSouthAfrica
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Sandton, South Africa
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's not a big place and won't take long to walk around it. However there are one or two nice restaurants, one has super fresh fish straight off the boats and you can even see dolphins swimming by from your restaurant table. Plenty of free parking too.

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Thank Dovinesque
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent place to relax and enjoy nature at her finest. Unwind and reset/forget... Eastern Cape the quality of life you and your loved ones deserve.

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Thank ShipsBell16B
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cozy little village that has lots of houses with thatched roofs. A bit "off" but worth the extra mile.

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Thank Jimmy L
San francisco costa rica
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much going on except eating or buying fish and walking along a very little boardwalk underneath appartments. All looks a bit rundown.

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Thank Janenmir
Sandton, South Africa
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168 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

A small but very busy working harbour. Colourful and a hive of activity. If you are in St Francis, go for a walk around the harbour.

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Thank LinSouthAfrica
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Spent a couple of relaxing hours here. Couple of little shops and a surprisingly interesting variety of restaurants & pubs. We had an early dinner overlooking the really packed little harbour & watched the boats offload their catches of squid and kingklip. The is a well kept gangway/walkway all round the harbour which makes for a safe and interesting walk.

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East London, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Seems to be a typical harbor. A little run down and feels a bit seedy! Interesting to see the boats docked and bobbing about at the end of the day. Seem to be a few options for trips out to see. Worth stopping to have a stroll and take a few pictures.

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Thank nickytravels2014
Johannesburg, South Africa
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308 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to watch the harbor and the fishing boats offloading their squid (calamari). Recommend and well worth a visit to the shops and restaurants.

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Thank William G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

You want to see boats ? I do. Here is a stunning collection from Masters of the oceans to cats, tugs and fishing boats. And then you go have dinner or take outs right there. Puuuurfect

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Thank Andy S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Port St Francis often misses out because of Saint Francis Bay and it is a pity. It has its own vibe and the restaurants have great views over the harbor - definitely worth the visit.

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