Welcome to Arniston

The Arniston Seaside Cottages offer luxury self-catering accommodation in the popular seaside resort of Arniston, recommended by Time Magazine as “one of the world’s best hideaways”. Our thatch-roofed cottages are all near the ocean and within walking distance of white sand beaches, perfectly safe for swimming. We are 3-star graded by the South African Tourism Board (SATOUR)and the cottages are serviced daily, allowing you to live the relaxed lifestyle of Arniston. Here Mother Nature ensures that you get away from it all.

Your Child-Friendly Breakaway in Nature

We offer many versatile accommodation options. There are smaller units as well as larger cottages designed in such a way that they can be combined to accommodate groups of any size, from a honeymoon couple to a party of 80. Children of all ages are welcome. You may also bring your pets, by arrangement. The peaceful ambience is enhanced by light and airy living areas and the balconies have panoramic views of the sea. There is so much to do in and around Arniston. You can swim, fish or snorkel on our unspoilt coastline or go for rewarding walks on the endless shores.

Our Cottages

Our luxury thatch-roofed cottages have quarry-tile floors, reed ceilings and open log fireplaces. They have guest-house bouquet DStv and undercover outdoor barbecue areas. Some balconies have panoramic views of the sea.

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About Arniston

Arniston was named after a ship that wrecked on these shores in 1815. This beautiful small town is perched between two nature reserves on a pristine, unspoilt coastline. A true natural wonder waiting to be experienced.

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Explore the Area

There is so much to do in and around Arniston. You can swim, fish, snorkel or take beautiful walks on the endless coastline. The dunes are perfect for a 4×4 adventure. Southern Right whales can be spotted here too.

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We are 3-star graded by the South African Tourism Board (SATOUR).