African Perfection, Jefferys Bay, South Africa
There are right-hand point breaks. And then there’s Jeffreys Bay, or J-Bay. Located 75 kilometers from Port Elizabeth in South Africa, J-Bay is widely considered the world’s best right point.
Where You'll Stay: African Perfection Guesthouses is located on the beach at “Supers,” one of the point’s most famous sections. Several rooms there offer views of the break’s lined-up waves. African Perfection offers eight en-suite rooms and a hearty breakfast each morning. Enjoy organic juice, fresh coffee, and breakfast, then head out for a surf.
Sonsurf Surf School rents boards and suits, if you don’t want to travel with your own. The best time of year to visit Jeffreys Bay is from May to September. J-Bay is a cold-water spot, so you’ll want to pack a wetsuit. Booties are also a good idea for protection against the break’s signature mussel-covered rocks.
Rates and Getting There: Rates start at $30 per night. The nearest airport is Port Elizabeth. [africanperfection.co.za]Back to top