African Flame Private Nature Reserve

African Flame Private Nature Reserve Activities

African Flame Estate is located just outside Port Elizabeth. Enjoy the tranquility of the peacefull rural location with wild animals grazing on your doorstep with the City with its shopping malls and other attractions witin easy reach when required e.g Hobie Beach and the Casino 25km away and the Bay West Mall with Imax movie theathre, ice rink, shops and restaurants just 23km’s away.

Nearby Beaches

Kini Bay 4,5 km away – A lovely remote with small rock pools ideal for children. 

Maitland Beach – From African Flame Estate it is a short, pleasant coastal drive of 13 km through Seaview and Beachview. Maitland is an endless sandy beach wit a lagoon at the river mouth. There are some rocky outcrops popular with fishermen as well as large sandunes for sand boarding. 

Sardinia Bay Beach and Maitland beach are two of the best walking beaches in the area.

Hiking Trails

The Sacramento hiking trail is about 8km long between the hamlet of Schoen makerskop and Sardinia Bay Beach. Sardina Bay is 10 km away from African Flame Estate.

At the Maitland River mouth there are three hiking trails varying in length. Coastal dune forest teaming with birdlife and small game.

The Van Stadens Wildflower Reserve has a number of hiking trails and is well worth a visit.  More information

The Lady Slipper Peak climb is a is a 2.6 kilometer hike that features beautifull scenerey.

Nature Reserves

African Flame Estate is surrounded by a number of Nature Reserves  making this a true nature lover’s destination. 

The Island, Van Stadens Wildfloewer reserve, Maitland River Mouth and Lady Slipper are all worth a visit.

At the end of the day return to your accommodation at African Flame Estate.


Ask Elephant Walk Restaurant & Country Pub – 12 Km

Grass Roofs Farm Stall and Restaurant – 7 km

Barnacles Restaurant – 7,4 km