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Nahoon Estuary Nature Reserve

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| North-East bank of the Nahoon River Mouth, East London 5241, South Africa
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Nahoon beach

Very clean....very good place for picnics. Very natural. Nice pools for swimming on the river... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tapiwa1983
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East London, South Africa
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Very nice outing for a sunny day

Bring the kids to have a nice Sunday breakfast. Activities for them to keep them busy. Enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Connie C
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“small fee” (2 reviews)
“the reserve” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| North-East bank of the Nahoon River Mouth, East London 5241, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean....very good place for picnics. Very natural. Nice pools for swimming on the river, however may become too deep during high tides

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bring the kids to have a nice Sunday breakfast. Activities for them to keep them busy. Enjoy the sun and the breeze. Be in the nature. Nice fresh air.

Thank Connie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a member of the Nahooners so have access to the reserve at any time. It is a favourite spot of ours if we have visitors as we can walk in the reserve safely and it is interesting varied and well maintained. it is...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

We did not have much time, but spent about two hours on the beach in the afternoon in the middle of the week in winter. Dogs are very common on the beach and families enjoy this long, shallow beach tremendously. With the headlands on both...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for a walk along the river and beach. It was a beautiful calm day, just perfect. It is a pity the people of East London don’t pick up their dog poop’s. It is lovely to see families and dogs on...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

A must see, walk from Nahoon point. Easy walk way to enjoy the sea and bird life. Restaurant facilities.

Thank MalindaVC
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

It is really lovely and the walks are easy. It also offers birding opportunities. It is easy to find and lovely for a break from the beach. The boardwalk is neglected and in places could cause an accident to an unsuspecting person enjoying the surroundings....More

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

Rating at 4.5. Free access. In a forest with beautiful trees in East London. Close to the river of East London and easily accessible. It has an opportunity for birding. I is good for family outings. It was formed in the year 2000

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Awesome place to photograph birds. Got a lovely little hide close to the entrance which has a lot of different birds.

Thank Jsacton
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Mind relaxing and birds sounds wonderful, simple trails and very informative direction and clear and visible.

Thank Joseph M
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Mandi4lyf
December 6, 2017|
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Response from GDTravelsMargateRSA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only saw the question today . We went at about 1000hrs
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Lizeka M
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Shaun S | Reviewed this property |
When I was there there was no entrance fee. Just be out by 16h00 as that is when the gates close.
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Lizeka M
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Viv K | Reviewed this property |
I think it is closed over the weekend, but if you become a member of the Nahoon Estuary reserve you can get access.
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