Sodwana Bay National Park

Sodwana Bay National Park

Best known for it's deep-sea fishing Sodwana Bay attracts thousands of fishermen every year hoping the catching "the big one". And few are disappointed. The small reef at Jesser Point provides excellent harbour for launching fishing boats into the open sea. Anglers often return with an impressive catches including tuna, billfish and sailfish.

Some of the the countries best scuba diving can be found in the areas off the coast of Sodwana Bay. Popular reefs such as Two-Mile Reef and Stringer Reef are home to a myriad of sea creatures from soft and hard corals to schools of Ragged-toothed sharks, affectionately known as "Raggies".

The Maputoland Marine Reserve to the north of Sodwana Bay is an important nesting ground for loggerhead and leatherback turtles, that descend upon this stretch of beach every summer.

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT SODWANA BAY:
- turtle watching
- fishing
- scuba diving
- snorkelling
- bird watching
- horse riding
- microlighting

Wildlife:
Reptiles: loggerhead turtles, leatherback turtles, crocodiles
Fishing: albacore, yellowfin and bluefin tuna

SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
loggerhead turtles
leatherback turtles
 

Accommodation Near Sodwana Bay National Park

From R 520,00
Per unit, per night.

Sodwana Bay Resort

Holiday Resort Accommodation in Sodwana Bay

1.4km East of Sodwana Bay National Park

With its many exciting coral reefs and outstanding climate, Sodwana Bay has distinguished itself as one of the premier sport diving destinations in the world.

Sleeps: 42 in 21 units/rooms
From R 850,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Sodwana Bay Lodge & Dive Resort

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Sodwana Bay

2.8km North West of Sodwana Bay National Park

In the Heart of Maputaland, nestling behind the world's highest vegetated sand dunes about 5km from the sea, Sodwana Bay Lodge has been carefully designed to match the rustic, eco-oriented nature of the region.

Sleeps: 16 in 4 units/rooms
From R 1 250,00
Per unit, per night.

Crafters Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Sodwana Bay

2.8km North West of Sodwana Bay National Park

Fully serviced and staffed, air-conditioned and pet friendly, Crafters Lodge is designed for privacy and comfort. This small secure complex offers simple living ideally suited to the climate, with a large deck, expansive windows and charming rural surr

From R 3 000,00
Per unit, per night.

Maoela House

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Sodwana Bay

3.6km North West of Sodwana Bay National Park

The house consists of five bedrooms with air-conditioning, three bedrooms have en suites, three bathrooms, an open plan living area with a TV and DSTV compact and a fully equipped kitchen, (double door fridge, stove and microwave).

Toad Tree Cabins

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Sodwana Bay

8.4km West of Sodwana Bay National Park

Our Toad Tree Cabins provide a number of different accommodation options for couples and families - to suit your romantic needs or your family getaway. With a choice of 5 double cabins and 2 x 4, 6 or 8 sleeper family cottages Toad Tree Cabins...

Sleeps: 12 in 5 units/rooms
From R 495,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Amber Avenue Guesthouse

Guest House Accommodation in Karkloof

20.7km North of Sodwana Bay National Park

Amber Avenue Guesthouse, (formerly known as Harrow Hill farm), is situated at 8 Karkloof Road, very close to Howick Village and the Amber Developments (Amber Valley etc). You can’t miss our elegant post- and – rail entrance!

Sleeps: 50 in 12 units/rooms
From R 3 800,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Thonga Beach Lodge

Holiday Resort Accommodation in Mabibi, Lake Sibaya

22.5km North of Sodwana Bay National Park

This intimate, luxury 12 suite lodge is nestled on the pristine coast of Maputaland, Northern KwaZulu-Natal, within the Isimangaliso Wetland Park - an internationally recognized World Heritage Site. It's the ideal place to explore unspoilt, ...

uMkhuze Game Reserve

Holiday Resort Accommodation in St Lucia Wetlands

44.0km South West of Sodwana Bay National Park

Mkhuze Game Reserve is situated in Northern Zululand, roughly 335 km from Durban. The reserve was established on 15 February 1912 and is 40 000 ha in extent. Today it forms part of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.

Sleeps: 24 in 11 units/rooms
From R 1 050,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Umkhumbi Lodge

Game Reserve And Bush Lodge Accommodation in Hluhluwe

47.8km South of Sodwana Bay National Park

The lodge has been sensitively built into pristine African sandforest, carefully preserving this fragile ecology. The focus is on conservation through education and environmental awareness.

Graded:
Sleeps: 8
From R 3 200,00
Per unit, per night.

Thornwood

Game Reserve And Bush Lodge Accommodation in Hluhluwe

48.2km South of Sodwana Bay National Park

Thornwood offers luxury accommodation for up to 8 people in a self-catering, fully serviced, upmarket lodge. A unique blend of luxury timber frame units, fit seamlessly into the surrounding bush