With lots to see and do in the vicinity, including fishing, dolphin cruises and whale watching - or simply relaxing at the pool or on the beach, quality time is what life’s all about at Chaka's Rock Chalets. Guests can enjoy fine dining, playing a challenging round of golf at excellent courses nearby, experience the sights and sounds of Sibaya Casino and shop at Gateway Theatre of Shopping whilst holidaying at Chaka's Rock Chalets.
The self-contained chalets sleep from four to eight people with a double bed in the main bedroom and single beds and sleeper couches to make up the balance. Each unit has a private braai area and a lock-up garage.
These spacious 1 bedroom chalets, sleeping 4 guests, has a queen-size bed in the main bedroom, with sleeper couch in the lounge suitable for 2 children under 12 years of age and has a lounge with kitchenette.
2 Bedroom Chalet
Our 2 bedroom chalets offer sublime comfort for families with a double bed in the main bedroom, two single beds in the second bedroom and a sleeper couch in the lounge suitable for 2 children under 12 years of age. The single bathroom features an overhead shower, toilet and basin, while apartments 38 to 42 have a separate toilet and basin.
3 Bedroom Chalet
These spacious chalets sleep 6 guests in comfort with a queen-size bed in the main bedroom, two single beds in the second bedroom and a sleeper couch in the lounge suitable for 2 children under 12 years of age. The main bathroom has a bath, shower, toilet and basin, while the second bathroom has a bath with overhead shower, toilet and basin. There is a separate toilet and basin in chalets 3 - 5.
In The Rooms:
- DVD player
- Extra linen
- Crockery & cutlery
- Tea & coffee station
- Iron & ironing board
- Braai – charcoal
- Braai utensils
- Self-catering in-room
- Cleaning service
What To Do
La Vita provides a haven for guests to enjoy a wide range of wellness massages, anti-ageing treatments, manicures and pedicures. Available to men, women and children, plus a great gift collection.
Our professional entertainment team offers a variety of fun games and activities to ensure maximum amusement for all ages, with something for everyone to enjoy.
Onsite Collection and Services
- Wellness Spa
- Daily entertainment
- Swimming pool
- Swimming pool - kiddies pool
- General store
- Library (Books)
- Library (DVD's)
- Fred First Kid's Club
- Kid's club
- Child minding
- Board games
- Games room
- Braai area
- Open air Chess
- Business centre
- Parking – open
- Parking – undercover
- Parking – trailers
- No Pets Allowed
- Beach towels
- 220 volt electricity
Flag Animal Farm
Children love the Flag Animal Farm with its cuddly creatures, pony, horse, train and tractor rides, milking shows, jumping castle, indoor play centres, wolf interaction, bike track, outdoor playgrounds and tea garden serving delicious drinks and tasty treats.
The experienced guides at Crocodile Creek will entertain, educate and amuse you with fascinating crocodile demonstrations. Bush walks, paintball and a snake display are also on offer and the onsite restaurant serves up simple snacks and refreshing drinks.
The Dolphin Coast is home to excellent golf courses, most of them with sea views, including Zimbali Country Club; Maidstone; Simbithi Country Club; Umhlali, Mtunzini, Beachwood and Princes Grant - all highly rated, scenic courses.
Willard Beach has Blue Flag status and is one of Ballito’s best, with safe swimming zones and lifeguards, and is also protected by shark nets. Follow the 2.4 km boardwalk southwards along the shoreline for an easy stroll with beautiful views of bays and coves.
Experience adventure from a bird's point of view, just 17km inland from Ballito. On this eco-adventure, you will slide along steel zipline cables from platform to platform across the Sampoya River, or ‘para-zip’ while attached to a parachute and zipline.
Gateway Theatre of Shopping
Gateway offers fashion, fun, variety and entertainment for the upmarket shopper with over 400 shops, 70 restaurants and a fun fair. The shopping centre has everything under one roof for the techno savvy, the fashion forward, party animals, and socialites.
Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom, located between Ballito and Umdloti, offers a technologically advanced casino, a fusion of culinary delights, sublime shows, amazing events, the world-class Mangwanani Spa and ever-evolving winning opportunities.
Umhlanga Beach is a wonderful seaside playground, one of KwaZulu-Natal's most popular beaches with safe swimming, warm waters and brilliant weather almost every day of the year. A stroll along the paved walk leads up to the iconic Umhlanga Lighthouse.
The Wave House, located at The Gateway Theatre of Shopping in Umhlanga, is one of South Africa’s hottest entertainment venues often host to live bands and shows, featuring the mighty D-Rex wave rider, super tube and two beach-break Flowriders for beginners.
Aqua Rush is a professional, fun dive charter, offering a range of exciting activities for everyone, whether you’re a diving enthusiast or just looking for adventure. We have it all, from scuba diving, snorkeling, spear fishing, shark cage diving, harbour tours or leisure charters.
The resort has an emergency supply kit. Pharmacies are two minutes away in Shaka's Rock. Clinics and hospitals are five minutes away in Ballito.
Chaka's Rock Chalets is not suitable for access by wheelchair or for a person using a walking aid.
Get onto the N2, heading north to Stanger. From Durban or Johannesburg, you'll
need turn off the N3 at the EB Cloete interchange, following the signs to the N2
north to Stanger.
Keep going on the N2, going past the Tongaat Toll Plaza, and the M4 Ballito /
Compensation interchange - which is about 15km from King Shaka Airport.
The next turn-off after Ballito is Exit 212 UMHLALI BEACH to Shaka's Rock Rd.
Take this turn-off, and turn right, crossing over the highway, heading to
The road winds down towards the sea, past Simbithi Country Club on your right.
The road becomes Main Road as you get into the residential area of Shaka's Rock.
Main Road ends in a T-junction with Ocean Drive. Turn right into Ocean Drive.
Chakas Rock Chalets is on your right, at number 68 Ocean Drive.