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
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller

Latest Rocktail Beach Camp Album

Submitted by: Wilderness Safaris, Jun 10, 2014

»View All Albums

Latest News From Rocktail Beach Camp

  • Rocktail Dive Report – April & May 2014
    May 31, 2014

    The end of an era at Rocktail as we say goodbye to Boris the potato bass

    » Read the full story
  • Rocktail Beach Camp – May 2014
    May 31, 2014

    With warm water, good visibility and calm water conditions, May is the perfect time of year to visit Rocktail Beach Camp.

    » Read the full story
  • Rocktail Dive Report - July 2013
    Aug 25, 2013

    An explanation for why the sunfish was in our area could be that it was feeding in the plankton-rich waters. This month we had a few days where the visibility was been between 6-10m due to the plankton that was in the water. Other fish...

    » Read the full story

A Quote From Our Guests

“ We are keen divers, and 3 days felt like 2 weeks in terms of how relaxed and rejuvenated we felt. This is an incredibly special and unique place - in a coastal nature reserve tucked away in the forest, with no other signs of life around - a deserted, untouched beach. ”
» Read or Post a Review

Reviewed by: Moomole, 2013.09.26