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Leisure Experiences

RESTORE YOUR SOUL

Reconnect with nature, our birdwatchers paradise, fishing in the river or a relaxing river cruise along the tidal Kwelera River, are perfect ways to experience our nature lovers paradise. For a relaxing chilled out atmosphere with stunning views, and affordable meals, Areena Quays Restaurant is the place to be. We welcome the public as well as resort guests. Areena Spa and Wellness centre are perfect for restoring mind, body and soul.

RIVER CRUISE ON THE KAREENA

Enjoy a scenic river cruise on the Kwelera River, on board the KAREENA, our river cruiser. The Kwelera River is a most scenic river estuary, with wild vegetation of cycads and aloes along the kranz banks. Abundant birdlife can be seen and even the occasional buck along the banks of the river can be spotted. Keep a keen eye out for the Fish Eagle which are often seen soaring above the river.

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AREENA QUAYS RESTAURANT & PUB

Areena Quays Restaurant a privately run restaurant situated along the Kwelera River at Areena Riverside Resort on the Wild Coast, 25km from East London. The perfect place to pop in on your Wild Coast Adventures. While the adults chat away the kids can play.

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BIRDWATCHING

Areena Riverside Resort has a great variety of birds so keep your eyes and ears open to spot as many birds as possible while enjoying our riverside resort. Bring your birding list and tick off some bird finds in our birdwatchers paradise. From the little elusive Scops owl to Giant Kingfishers, Fish Eagles soaring above the river and many more you will be awed by the many birds we have.

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BIRDWATCHING

Areena Riverside Resort has a great variety of birds so keep your eyes and ears open to spot as many birds as possible while enjoying our riverside resort. Bring your birding list and tick off some bird finds in our birdwatchers paradise. From the little elusive Scops owl to Giant Kingfishers, Fish Eagles soaring above the river and many more you will be awed by the many birds we have.

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AREENA SPA

Our privately run Areena Spa and wellness center is open for guests and the general public alike. Come and relax with us and be pampered by our experienced therapist.ย  At the Areena Spa and wellness center you can book your favourite pampering session and enjoy any one of a number of indulgent treatments.

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FISHING

An abundance of saltwater fish you will find in the Kwelera River. So bring your fishing rods and tackle and enjoy the peace of sitting on the banks of the river fishing and reconnect with nature. Bring your boat or hire a canoe, and you can trawl your lures as you go.

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EXPERIENCES AT AREENA RIVERSIDE RESORT

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KIDS

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ADVENTURE

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