Rocktail Beach Camp, Maputaland, South Africa

Rocktail Beach Camp is an Adventures Camp

A pristine tropical beach and dive experience

Rocktail Beach Camp is set back in and shaded by the sanctuary of the lush Maputaland Coastal Forest covering the ancient dunes that make up the edge of South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal coast. With the Maputaland Marine Reserve just offshore and the beach a brisk 20-minute walk from the camp, there are plenty of seaside adventures just waiting to be experienced.

Each of its 17 rooms has an en-suite bathroom and an open-feel indoor shower. Seven of these are family units with a shared bathroom and two bedrooms for two adults and two children. A honeymoon unit has wonderful views over the ocean and dune forest. The main area boasts a central dining room, bar and lounge with large wrap-around veranda, a raised viewing deck, wine cellar, large pool, curio shop and children's playroom.

Highlights

  • One of the best places in the world for scuba diving and snorkelling
  • The pristine golden beaches are a perfect family playground
  • During summer, sea turtles come ashore at night to lay their eggs in the sand
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Some things to do in Rocktail Beach Camp

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller
  • Dive into the warm ocean and explore life-filled pristine reefs of the Maputaland Marine Reserve. Mokarran Dive Charters

  • Relax on the beach and send your kids exploring on the rocks with their guide.

  • Take a “game drive” out to sea to look for bottlenose dolphins, turtles, manta rays and whale sharks.

 

Facilities:

Scuba Diving/Snorkelling (at extra cost) Game Drive (Day) Quad Biking (at extra cost) Birding Catch-and-Release Fishing Cultural Experiences (at extra cost) Guided Walks Pool Family Room Tented Camp Turtle Activities (at extra cost) Message Treatment

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Latest News From Rocktail Beach Camp

  • Rocktail Dive Report – April 2015
    Jun 19, 2015

    April produced some of the best diving conditions of the year at Rocktail, with warm seas and visibility averaging up to 20 metres…

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  • Rocktail Beach Camp – April 2015
    May 8, 2015

    Two weekends ago Rocktail Beach Camp was proud to host a very excited prize winner – a young man named Raphirilasie Mmakola...

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  • Rocktail Dive Report – February 2015
    Apr 9, 2015

    A laundry list of incredible dives this month, with sightings of well-camouflaged stonefish, a leopard shark sleeping on top of a huge honeycomb stingray, and dolphins…

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Just spent a magical week at Rocktail Bay Beach Lodge, our fourth trip in as many years. This is a fantastic 'get away from the crowds' spot with pristine beaches and probably one of the premier dive operations in South Africa. ”
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Reviewed by: MikePeo_in_JHB, 2015.04.25