Midway between East London and Port Elizabeth, you’ll find a real gem! Kenton-on-Sea, awash with attractions and activities for the whole family, is an idyllic holiday village situated between the Bushmans and Kariega Rivers. Houses for sale in Kenton-on-Sea are sought after amongst those looking for a holiday home, retirement home and those looking to earn additional money on Kenton-on-Sea rentals. Even the winters are mild; so this is a great all year round holiday spot. 

Pam Golding Properties offers a wide selection of property for sale in Kenton-on-Sea to suit all budgets: vacant plots, quaint original holiday cottages and luxurious riverfront residences all offer direct access to the river banks often with their own private jetties or boathouses. Buying property in Kenton-on-Sea provides you with the opportunity to discover the interesting history of the pioneers, rich cultural diversity and easy access to a variety of private game reserves. The area offers a break from city life… those simply wanting to relax and unwind in a safe environment will find their time in Kenton on Sea to be a fulfilling and enriching experience. Find out more about houses for sale and Kenton on Sea rentals by taking a look at our property listings.

Explore Kenton on Sea

Water Sports

Water Sports

Water sport activities, leisurely boat cruises, deep sea fishing and kite surfing are a few of the outdoor activities that can be enjoyed here.



Other activities include whale watching, bird watching as well as horse riding, hiking trails, mountain biking, canoeing and 4x4 trails.



In terms of game viewing, a quick drive will see you arriving at a Big 5 game reserve, but the area is a Big 7 location thanks to the Southern Right Whales and Great White Sharks that frequent the waters. 



In nearby Bushman's River, get to know the local fare by popping into one of the village restaurants.The Sandbar is a Bushman’s River icon renowned for its excellent calamari while BBG’s is also extremely popular and well-known for its Friday night musical evenings. 

News about Kenton on Sea

Living in Kenton on Sea

Areas near to Kenton on Sea

Adelaide, Alicedale, Bedford, Boknes and Cannon Rocks, East London, Fort Beaufort, Gqeberha, Graaff-Reinet, Jeffreys Bay, Kariega (Uitenhage), Karoo, Makhanda, Port Alfred, Riebeeck East, St Francis Bay,


There are a few pre-primary and primary schools in the area, but the education centre of the Eastern Cape, Grahamstown, is an excellent choice for high school as many of the schools offer boarding facilities.

Air travel

The nearest airport is in Port Elizabeth.


There is doctor resident in Kenton, who can tend to the whole family’s needs and there’s also a pharmacy in town for any day-to-day requirements. About 25 minutes away in a neighbouring town, you’ll find the Port Alfred Private Hospital. 


The Red Apple Complex is situated at the entrance to Riversbend and offers a wide variety of gifts, artefacts and a restaurant. There is also an indigenous nursery where you can purchase plants and a village shop which supplies most household basic necessities. Any other shopping needs can be met across the bridge in Kenton. 


Come and visit our office when you are in Kenton on Sea to collect the latest edition of the Kenton Holiday Guide.


For example Camps Bay or Mauritius