Kidds Beach, only 25 km from East London, lies on the rocky shore of the Indian Ocean and is a breathtakingly beautiful seaside town where its’ beach of the same name, Kidds Beach, is its biggest attraction.

Kidds Beach is a beautiful landscape of white sand that stretches for some 8 km’s, offering warm white sand on which to sunbathe, build sand castles and take long strolls.

The Indian Ocean waters are temperate and comfortable which makes this beach ideal for swimming and it has become a popular spot amongst keen surfers looking for warm water and a good wave.

The river mouth is a great spot for Anglers and the some of the rocky outcrops for those wanting to cast a line and surf fish. The tidal pool and rock pools are renowned with the children and the beach is family friendly, pack a picnic and enjoy some quality relaxation time!

Things to do and see

  • Sunbathing
  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Body Boarding
  • Beach Games
  • Tidal Pool
  • Rock Pools
  • Lagoon
  • Fishing
  • Blue Dolphin Restaurant


There is no admission fee charged

Open daily during daylight hours

Contact Us

Kidds Beach
 Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency

Monte Bello Street
5264 Kidd's Beach
Eastern CapeSouth Africa
33° 8′ 51.788″ S, 27° 42′ 8.208″ E
work: +27 43 492 0881

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