• Fun & entertainment
    coupled with meaningful ministry, rest & relaxation

  • Fun & entertainment
    coupled with meaningful ministry, rest & relaxation

  • Quiet spaces to rest & restore

  • Quiet spaces to rest & restore

  • Share the restoring love of Christ

  • Share the restoring love of Christ

  • Family holiday programmes for all ages

  • Family holiday programmes for all ages

  • Organized programmes for groups or conferences

  • Organized programmes for groups or conferences

Welcome to Carmel, our little bit of heaven on earth

Nestled in the heart of the Garden Route amongst some of the world’s finest scenery. Break away to enjoy a time of physical, emotional and spiritual recreation. It will be our privilege as a Christian community, to welcome you.

Carmel is becoming the “place of choice” for groups and conferences, and many churches arrange an annual visit for their members. Our venue hire includes DVD player, projector, flip chart, pens, notepads, water and sweets.
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Special holiday teams keep energetic youngsters, of every age group, occupied while parents relax or join in the fun of the organized holiday programs. During the holiday seasons Carmel becomes a hive of activity, fun and laughter!
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Carmel caters for weddings of up to 120 people with the ceremony in our thatched chapel with its large glass windows which provide sweeping views down onto Victoria Bay, and the reception in our barn or a garden setting utilizing a marquee.
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What’s it like at carmel?

We cater for a variety of events from Family Holiday Programs during school holidays, to Senior Programs – providing fun and entertainment coupled with meaningful ministry, rest and relaxation.
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Carmel offers a variety of accommodation options, at very affordable prices. These include guest houses, a caravan park as well as self-catering cottages. We can offer you dinner and breakfast as options, depending on your booking requirement.
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As followers of Jesus Christ we want all our guests, irrespective of their personal faith or creed, to find unconditional love and acceptance and a new understanding of the saving faith of Christ.
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Whether you come alone or with friends or family, we can offer you times of peace, quiet and reflection. Places of solitude have been created for those wishing to retreat to a quiet spot to enjoy the presence of God.
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OUR MISSION

As an interdenominational and evangelical arm of the church, Carmel strives to be a safe haven, welcoming all who enter with the unconditional love and acceptance of Christ.

The vision of Carmel is expressed in the mission statement “Sharing the restoring love of Christ”. Our goal is to be a safe haven that provides the opportunity for physical rest, and emotional and spiritual renewal, for believers and non-believers alike, regardless of culture, denomination or beliefs.

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”
– Romans 15:13

NEWS

May 2020 Letter to Carmel Friends

10 May 2020 Dear Carmel guests I hope that this letter finds you well and healthy at this challenging time. I wanted to bring you up to speed on developments at Carmel since my letter of 22 March. Much has changed since writing then to…

Covid-19: Temporary suspension of Carmel operations

Sunday 22 March 2020 Dear Carmel guests Friends, there is no need to introduce the issue that is the focus of this letter. We are all acutely aware of the immense challenge that our world is facing in dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.…

REFRESH • RESTORE • REDISCOVER

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