Rocktail Beach Camp, Maputaland, South Africa

Rocktail Beach Camp is an Adventures Camp

Wildlife at Rocktail Beach Camp

The coastal forest reserve around Rocktail is not a traditional game viewing area, but still abounds with a variety of life providing a natural contrast to the bush. Red duiker and reedbuck are found and birding is outstanding, with a number of special coastal forest species. The reef systems are prolific with soft and hard corals, and abundant fish species such as butterflyfish and triggerfish, rockmover wrasse, various eels, sharks including the iconic whale shark and ragged-tooth, dolphins and of course turtles.


What You Could See at Rocktail Beach Camp

  • First time to Africa
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  • Seasoned Traveller

Latest Rocktail Beach Camp Album

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Latest News From Rocktail Beach Camp

  • Rocktail Beach Camp - May 2015
    Jul 10, 2015

    Rocktail has introduced a night forest walk – because what better way to get acquainted with pristine Maputaland’s exciting nocturnal creatures?

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  • 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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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ 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