Holiday Accommodation in Kwazulu-Natal

Rocktail Beach Camp, Maputaland

South Africa’s most pristine and exclusive tropical beach experience on the edge of the Kwazulu-Natal (KZN) coastline with plenty activities to enjoy. A hidden gem located in the Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve in northern Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. The Rocktail Beach Camp provides a contrast of wildlife compared to the African bush with 40km of untouched golden beaches. The reef systems are profilic with soft, hard corals and abundant fish species, including the iconic whale shark, dolphins, turtles and many more! The variety of bird and fish species found in the area is simply astounding! Enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving, turtle drives, forest walks, ocean safaris and cultural tours on the coast of South Africa. IDEAL FOR: Family Holidays, Divers Vacations, Honeymoons & Business Groups Weekend Break A' ways. What makes the Rocktail Beach Camp unique?
  • Amazing natural surroundings and beach.
  • One of the best places in the world for scuba diving and snorkelling.
  • Child friendly, a family friendly playground!
  • Sea turtles lay their eggs on the beach during summer.
  • Iconic Whale Shark diving.
  • Bird Watching.
  • Zulu and Tonga Cultural excursions.
  • iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
  • Wilderness Safaris.


All Inclusive

South Africa


  • Large lounge
  • Bar area
  • Covered outdoor dining area
  • Raised viewing deck with beautiful views across the forest
  • Wine cellar
  • Curio shop
  • Large swimming pool
  • Dedicated children’s playroom
  • PADI-accredited Dive Centre
  • Laundry service


  • Snorkeling
  • PADI Scuba Diving Courses
  • Turtle Dives
  • Forst Walks (guided or unguided)
  • Ocean Safari Experience
  • Trips to Lake Sibaya
  • Gugulesizwe Cultural Village
  • Tembe Elephant Park Morning Safari

Seasonal Activities

  • Loggerhead & Leather back Turtles laying October - March or best time from December to January
  • Turtle hatchlings viewing December - March or best time from February to March
  • Whaleshark viewing & diving October to April or best time from January to February
  • Humpback whale viewing April to October or best time from June to August
  • Dolphin viewing Very good all year round
  • Ragged-tooth shark diving October to May or best from November to May
  • Other shark species & diving Good all year round or best from December - March
  • Bird Watching Good all year round or best from November - March
*Sea clarity & calmness is best from November to May *Sea Temperature is most comfortable from January to March Kindly contact us for a full brochure on the Rocktail Beach Camp


The Rocktail Beach Camp boasts 17 en-suite rooms, seven of which are family suites each with a shared bathroom and two bedrooms. A honeymoon suite has wonderful views over the ocean and forest.
Rates quoted per person sharing per night

Rocktail Beach Camp

Rocktail Beach Camp rates and pricing 2015
IN ZAR Per Person Sharing Per night
Half Board Full Board
01 Feb - 31 Mar 2015 R1,580 R2,075
01 Apr - 30 Apr 2015 R1,850 R2,350
01 May - 30 Jun 2015 R1,580 R2,075
01 Jul - 31 Aug 2015 R1,850 R2,350
01 Sep - 30 Nov 2015 R1,580 R2,075
01 Dec - 10 Jan 2016 R1,850 R2,350
Children (6-16yrs) pay 50% of room rate Single Supplement applies to single rooms
Half Board Rates include:
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast & Dinner
  • Scheduled transfers between the camp and Coastal Cashews
  • 14% VAT and Satour Tourism Levy
Full Board Rates include:
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Twice daily scheduled camp activities
  • Laundry
  • Scheduled transfers between the camp and Coastal Cashews
  • 14% VAT and Satour Tourism Levy
Scheduled camp activities comprise of:
  • Guided - forest walks, snorkelling at Lala Nek and excursions to Lake Sibaya.
  • Non-guided - bird watching, surf / rock fishing (no tackle provided) and swimming.
  • Park entrance fees of R 20.00 pp per entry & R 15.00 per vehicle per entry
  • All drinks
  • All extras
  • Scuba diving
  • Excursions to Black Rock (1.5 hours drive)
  • Tembe Elephant Park excursion
  • Child rate applies only when children share with adult/s in a family unit.
  • Lunch can be added for guests booked on the Half board rate at an additional cost
  • Extra activities including cultural village visits, zulu dancing and quad biking are priced, booked and paid for at the camp
  • Self-drive guests with their own 4x4 vehicles may drive directly into Rocktail Beach Camp.
  • Guests traveling in 2x4 vehicles however, must make use of our transfers to /from camp, utilising Coastal Cashews as the pick-up and drop-off point.
Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.

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