On the Beach at Clansthal......is on the beach at Clansthal. Clansthal beach is an unspoilt beach where May to December humpback whales can be seen from the deck.
Hathorn's Beach Cottage is a rustic family beach cottage situated on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal overlooking the world-famous diving site, Aliwal Shoal.
There are one, two and three bedroom units each with a bath and separate shower. The two and three bedroom units each have an extra bathroom.Open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area with open balcony. DSTV Bouquet.
Fully equipped, self-catering, log cabin on stilts. Surrounded by beautiful indigenous trees and tropical gardens. Kitchen fully equipped with microwave, stove, oven, fridge, toaster, kettle and necessary cutlery & crockery. Spacious open plan ...
The House on the Beach has a distinct Cape Cod feel when you enter. The wooden ceilings and floors have been white washed, the kitchen is all cream and white. There is a ball and claw stand alone bath for the ladies to relax.
This lovely 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom house has 4 double beds, 3 single beds and 2 bunk beds. Four of the five bedrooms have sea views as does the lounge. There is a great outdoor entertaining area also with amazing sea views as well as a pool (netted) and
The Beach House is a large house with a large colonial veranda and breath-taking breaker views. Set in tranquil surroundings which are private and secure.
Have the beach a stone-throw away from your doorstep, with 180degrees seaview. No need to pack cars to go to the beach, the main beach is 100metres walking distance from the unit.
Relax on the verandah, taking in stunning sea views and the sound of breaking waves on your doorstep! Sanche No 9 is a large 3 bedroom apartment which comfortably sleeps 6 adults.
The main house has a further 2 bathrooms, one with a bath and the other with a shower. The main house also has a large kitchen, Dinning room, Lounges, Games room, outdoor veranda with braai facilities. The front garden is large and flat and boarders..
This 3 bedroom, 4 bathroom open plan apartment, that can comfortably house 6 people, is protected by a security wall and automatic gates with ample secure parking available.
Highrocks is an easy drive down the south coast from Durban of approximately 40 minutes. As you enter the property you see the vast ocean before you, the lounge is double volume and the 80 year old eaves are exposed. From there you walk onto the deck and
The self catering flatlets sleep 2 and 4 people respectively, are open plan with modern furniture and are fully equipped.
This holiday House in Scottburgh is an exclusive and luxury holiday home in a lush and tranquil garden with a sea view, swimming pool and a trampoline
Mtunzi Cottage is situated right on the beach with a lovely sea view. There is a garden in front with private braai facilities over-looking the sea with only the Marine Reserve bush between the chalet and the sea.
The unit consist out of 3 fully furnished bedrooms (2 x double bed and 1 x 2 single beds, linen included, towels excluded. Sleeping six only. Main bedroom with ensuite bathroom (shower)
Welcome to Ocean Park Guest House. Luxury accommodation in Umkomaas ("River of Whales"), a coastal town in Kwa-Zulu Natal. This colonial style house was built in 1890 and recently refurbished to its current glory...
Aliwal Shoal Holidays - South Coast, KwaZulu Natal
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Rated by Jacques Cousteau as one of the top 10 dive spots in the world, the Umkomaas, Aliwal Shoal in KZN brings divers flocking to the South Coast to experience the incredible attractions that the Aliwal Shoal has to offer.
The marine life on the Alwal Shoal is said to be magnificent, ragged tooth sharks or "raggies" - also known as grey nurse sharks, are regularly spotted between August and November, as they use the Aliwal Shoal Area to mate. Because the Aliwal Shoal marine life is so abundant, not only will you see 15 to 20 sharks at any one time, also mantas, moray eels, stingrays, sweetlips, potato groupers and turtles. At certain times of the year, you may also see dolphins, humpbacks, whale sharks and hammerhead sharks.
Visitors diving the South Coast Aliwal Shoal can expect fine water temperatures year-round, as the shoal lies on the edge of the warm Mozambique current.
Popular diving sites on Aliwal Shoal:
The Cathedral - max depth 27 metres / minimum qualifcation - advanced
Produce - max depth 32 metres / minimum qualifcation - advanced
Raggie's Cave - max depth 18 metres / minimum qualifcation - open water
Inside Edge - max depth 22 metres, 16 metres on top / minimum qualifcation - advanced / open water
Manta Point - max depth 22 metres / minimum qualifcation - advanced / open water
Aliwal Shoal Area Attractions:
Crocworld Conservation Center (Scottburgh) - enjoy an exciting experience by getting up close and personal with these wonderful creatures.
Empisini Nature Reserve (Umkomaas) - home to a wide variety of birdlife.
Umkomaas Golf Club - 18 hole par 72 course with a beautiful view across the Indian Ocean.
Find accommodation in Aliwal Shoal area towns:
Distance from Aliwal Shoal Scuba:
South Coast, Widenham - 2km
South Coast, Umkomaas - 2.4km
South Coast, Freeland Park - 8.9km
South Coast, Scottburgh - 11km
South Coast, Illovo Beach - 12.1km
South Coast, Winklespruit - 13.8km
South Coast, Park Rynie - 14.9km
South Coast, Clansthal - 15.5km
South Coast, Kelso - 20.2km
Aliwal Shoal Accommodation - South Coast, KwaZulu Natal
Divers from all over the world come to the KZN, South Coast, Aliwal Shoal to experience the magnificent marine life. Get up close to ragged tooth sharks or 'raggies' as they are fondly known, grey nurse sharks, mantas, moray eels, stingrays, potato groupers and turtles, and at certain times of the year, you may also see dolphins and humpback whales.
Expect warm water temperatures year-round when you dive the Aliwal Shoal's best dive spots:
- The Cathedral, which takes the prize as the South Coast's best dive spot.
- Produce is one of KZN's best wreck sites.
- Raggie's Cave is the most reliable place to see ragged tooth sharks on the South Coast.
- Inside Edge offers a sheer wall filled with interesting nooks and crannies.
- Manta Point is one of the Shoal's most beautiful dive sites to see coral.
South Coast accommodation options in the Aliwal Shoal Area:
Visitors and scuba divers needing Aliwal Shoal accommodation generally arrive in groups and should, if available, choose the South Coast Self Catering categories for more affordable group accommodation. The N2 freeway allows for easy travelling, and any town within 60 km will be no more than a 30 minute drive. Umkomaas accommodation and Clansthal accommodation will be first choice from a distance point of view.
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