Horizon View, a superb East Coast Holiday
Get Away in Cintsa East, the gateway to the Wild Coast

Horizon View, a Cintsa East Self Catering flat-let, is located in an elevated quiet area of this small Coastal village, 40 km northeast of East London, 7 km from the Inkwenkwesi Game Reserve and close to the Areena Adventure Sports Resort. This modern self-contained flat-let, in a garden setting with magnificent sea views and abundant bird life, is within 1km walking distance of unspoiled beaches, shops, all restaurants and the local country club. It is ideally suited for a couple and a small child.

If you are looking for Self Catering Eastern Cape Accommodation, Chintsa Accommodation, Wild Coast Accommodation, East Coast Resorts Accommodation or an East Coast Holiday Get Away, you should consider a relaxing visit to Horizon View. Being only a half hours drive from East London, it is a far preferable alternative to East London Accommodation whether on business or holiday.

Horizon View in Chintsa received an
Afristay award for Excellence

Horizon View recently achieved a Gold Prestige Status and was presented with a Certificate of Excellence

What Our Clients can Say

About Horizon View Chintsa East Self Catering

This Eastern Province Self Catering facility offers:
  • Oven, microwave and fridge plus extra deep freeze availability
  • All bedding, cutlery and crockery
  • Wi Fi Internet
  • New flat screen Television with full DStv channels
  • Portable Weber Braai/BBQ facility
  • Child’s Camp Cot and toys if required
  • Safe parking on premises
Added benefits can be arranged for you if required (at additional cost):
  • Room servicing
  • Airport transfer
  • Dolphin and Whale inflatable boat encounters (August to December)
  • Lion and Cheetah encounters at nearby Inkwenkwezi Game Reserve
  • Beach horseback riding
  • Surfboard hire and lessons

About Cintsa

Cintsa East, or recently named Chintsa East, just off the N2 highway to Durban, is the southern gateway to the Wild Coast and is famous for its unspoilt beaches, rich natural environment and casual rural lifestyle. Just 40 km from East London in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, a major river harbour port city, complete with an established airport, Chintsa East serves as the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday or business stopover.

Chintsa East itself contains many attractions. Its beautiful 6km long beach with odd fishing rocky outcrops and good surfing, is flawless in every way. Whale and Dolphin sightings are a regular occurrence at various times of the year. The town also has a good offering of restaurants from the romantic to the rustic with very reasonable prices. Take away food is also available. The local country club, which welcomes all visitors, also has tennis, bowls, volleyball and an extensive library. The vibrant youth team keeps everyone entertained with social activities in the summer season. Apart from the small local stores, there is a large Shopping Center 18km away, which caters for all food/liquor, medical, banking, dining, etc needs.

Other attractions are nearby, including a local Brewery, Inkwenkwezi Game Reserve Accommodation (7km) which offers Cheetah encounters and Game drives, Nearby Olivewood Golf Course and wine bar, Areena Adventure Resort (10km), Gonubie Golf Course (30km) and a superb Golf Course with magnificent sea views is available at Kei Mouth.

More information about Cintsa and Horizon View can be found on our 'About Us' page and our personal 'Blog' page.

Directions to Horizon View From the East London Airport, turn left and travel north east through the town, follow the N2 highway and Mthatha/Durban signs. Approximately 33kms outside East London, turn right at the Chintsa/East Coast sign (Tarred road). Travel for approx 7km and turn left at the Chintsa East/Cefani sign. Travel for 5.4km, over the hill and turn right into Dolphin Drive. Take first right into Heron Loop. All roads are tarred.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Normally
within an hour
Minimum stay: 2 Nights
Sleeps: 2 Guests Only
Check-in: 01:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Reviews: See our 'Reviews' page
Great Facilities

Horizon View Cintsa Accommodation

Horizon View Self Catering Facilities

Self-catering flatlet:

Sleeps a Maximum of 2 guests


Rooms / Units: 1


The self-catering unit features a 32inch LCD TV with Satellite DSTV, WiFi Internet, all bedding, cutlery, crockery, a microwave, oven and braai facilities. Cleaning services can be provided on request.


Features:  Queen bed, DStv, En-suite, shower only, sea views, patio, self-catering, tea and coffee facilities, Wi-Fi, garden setting, no smoking in rooms.


Satellite TV
No Credit Card Facilities
Parking on Premises
TV with all DSTV satellite channels

Languages Spoken

Horizon View Cintsa Accommodation Rates:

Our Horizon View Cintsa East Self Catering Accommodation Rates are listed below:

Base Rate = R800/night
Peak Season = R950/night

Note: Bookings need to be a minimum of two nights stay.