Welcome to Margate – Protea Block, where everyone knows your name!

Protea Block at Costa Smeralda Resort, Margate are all privately owned units.  Reception cannot assist with bookings, complimentary offers or keys.

P6 and P3 have come together on a number of deals including Daddy’s Deals where you can book them both if they are both available at the dates you would like to have more than 6 people. (P4 is also available if you are more than 12 but can be contacted seperately).

Please note you may still only sleep a maximum of 6 people per unit and we encourage you not to mix items such as plates etc.. Do not call the resort as its privately owned and marketed. Please read the instructions below the photos for checkin and checkout.  The reception is not responsible for this. ALSO NOTE FOR DADDY’S DEALS – YOU CANNOT COMBINE THE DEAL WITH OUR SPECIALS OFFERED ON OUR CALENDAR. DADDY’S DEAL OFFERS INCLUDE A BOTTLE OF WINE ON ARRIVAL.


P6 Costa
P3 Costa

Please click on each of the above to see more about the unit and what it has to offer.

The resort includes:

  • Braai areas all over the resort
  • The resort is across the road from 2 secluded beaches and a tidal pool.
  • It has a beautiful spotless swimming pool and great kiddies play area including Chess Set and a children’s club
  • A games area with pool table etc.  The reception area offers free wifi and various books, games etc for rainy days.

First Resorts owns 9 resorts in South Africa and our unit is managed and serviced by this hospitality group. As a result your deposit is safe and inventory in good hands. The reception area manages our checkin and inventory process and we have a personal housekeeper whose sole responsibility it is to look after the unit. We include a service on arrival and departure. If you require her services in between she costs R150 per day and we supply her number. Costa Smeralda has a Facebook Page as well as First Resorts website – www.firstresorts.co.za and please feel free to contact them on 039-3173394 should you wish to check that we are bona fide owners and that our unit is as gorgeous as we say it is. Their email is costasmeralda@firstresorts.co.za. Or you can click on the link below to see the letter of ownership.

What to do in the area – Visit the Costa Smeralda Website for more details.


Address: Protea 6, Costa Smeralda, Margate Beachfront, Beach Road, Margate, KZN, Margate.

If you enter Margate from Durban, pass the Keg and Galleon on your left. Continue on until you pass Smokey Joe’s pub on your left (you can visit it later after you unpack!) you will see in front of you as the road bends, the back of our block – Costa Smeralda.  As you pass the unit you will see a white upstanding electricity box alongside a street sign Remmington Road. Turn left and continue till the beach road and turn left again into the unit. It will at all times be on your left.

If you are coming from Ramsgate, once you pass the sign, Margate 1km, the next road right is Margate Main Road. Turn right and a few meters down the road you will see the white electricity box on the right. Turn right and continue till the beach road and turn left again into the unit. It will at all times be on your left

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Drive Time  from King Shaka International Airport is about 1 hour and 44 minutes.

Email me for rates or go onto Daddy’s Deals and buy a voucher. You won’t be sorry.

Cancellation policy (please read this before booking and paying)

100% refund within 3 months of your booking

50% within 2 months

25% within 1 month

No refund if you cancel within 29 days of your booking as we don’t have time to rehire it. This applies to both units.

PWestcott99@gmail.comor whatsapp me on +27 82 772 8863 – Please do not contact the resort directly.

For Emergencies :

P6 call Paul on 082 772 8863

P3 – Nicole 0783397332