Kleinmonde is a seaside hamlet situated on one of the Eastern Cape’s finest open stretch of coastline… the Sunshine Coast. This coastline has more sunshine hours per year than any other part of South Africa. Just 20kms from Port Alfred on the R72 between Port Elizabeth and East London, Kleinmonde property is popular amongst house hunters looking for a holiday or retirement destination due to its lovely beaches, warm waters and slower pace. As the town attracts tourists from all over South Africa it is also popular amongst investors looking to capitalise on the Kleinmonde property rental market. 

Whether you’re looking for property to rent in Kleinmonde or want to buy your own piece of this charming area, you can choose from modern executive homes, holiday homes, retirement homes and fisherman’s cottages. Browse our listings of properties for sale and rent in Kleinmonde or find out more about the area below.

Explore Kleinemonde



You will love the long stretches of white, unspoilt beaches with their tidal pools, lagoons and horse riding trails. 

Water sports

Water sports

Fishing, swimming and water skiing are popular amongst residents. As are lazy boating up one of the twin rivers where the beautiful indigenous vegetation reaches down to the riverbanks. The cycads and cries of the fish eagles will leave you in awe. 

Game viewing

Game viewing

A quick drive from your Kleinmonde property, will take you to various game reserves and parks where the Big Five can be seen on day and night drives.



Looking for a challenge? Try the Kowie River Canoe Trail, a 40km-long return paddle and a 12km hike!

Living in Kleinemonde

Areas near to Kleinemonde

Royal Alfred Marina,


Kleinmonde is close to what is considered SA’s education centre, Grahamstown, so many residents send their children to school there. If you’re looking for something a bit closer, the schools in Port Alfred will appeal to you. 

Shopping and dining

The shopping complex provides all the daily essentials and a choice of restaurants that provides leisurely meals for those in the holiday mode. A short drive out to any of the surrounding towns will offer you more options that you’ll ever need. 


There are two excellent golf courses in the area, the Fish River Sun, 5 minutes away and the Royal Alfred Golf Club in Port Alfred.


East London airport is the nearest airport although servicing domestic flights only. Metrorail serves a route between Port Alfred and Cape Town regularly, if taking it easy on land is more your style.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius