Port Edward is a thriving seaside town at the southernmost tip of the KwaZulu-Natal. The business area services the surrounding villages on the South Coast and has some excellent facilities which cater to permanent residents as well as holiday makers.
Eden Wilds resort is situated on the banks of the Umtamvuna River, in the tranquil surrounds of the Umtamvuna riverine bush, bordering on the Nature Reserve, Port Edward, Lower South Coast.
The lower trails in the Umtamvuna Nature Reserve start outside the Main Gate to Eden Wilds, residents and holiday makers can go on various hiking trails. Umtamvuna is a botanical reserve, a rich canopied forest, thick with ferns, lichen and indigenous plants seen in their natural habitat.