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Unspoiled olastic

This is one of the easier places to access north of Sodwana. It's possible to drive there with a... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
via mobile
Wonderful experience

We arrived on Friday afternoon at Coastal Cashews for a 3:00 pm pick up for our 3 day stay. The... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Renowned for its exotic marine life, Rocktail Bay also comprises precious forests and secluded wetlands.
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the easier places to access north of Sodwana. It's possible to drive there with a normal car. In fact it's the only place. Anywhere north of Sodwana you need 4x4 to access the beach. And what a beach it is. Highly...More

Thank Produsa
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We arrived on Friday afternoon at Coastal Cashews for a 3:00 pm pick up for our 3 day stay. The road to Coastal Cashews is really good. So if you can get there, you don't have to worry about having a 4 x 4 to...More

Thank iamriva
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Just back from an AMAZING 4 day break at Rocktail Camp. We are still pinching ourselves about watching a huge leatherback turtle crawl up the beach at 2am, make a nest, lay 150 eggs and then crawl back to the ocean. We swam alongside wild...More

1  Thank AmeliaTull
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Rocktail Bay was the perfect destination for our wedding anniversary. The tented rooms are private and spacious. The shower looks out onto unspoilt bush and a little red duiker, if you're lucky. The bed is big and cosy and waking to birdsong is a glorious...More

Thank FabandFun
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning! Very comfortable rooms set in secluded bush land. Service is great..... A very tight team at Rocktail Camp. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 15 May 2015

The diving is excellent at Rocktail Bay, probably due to the fact there is limited divers that go there. I first dived there 14 years ago and it is still pristine.

2  Thank TripAdvisisor1
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

My wife needed to visit Rocktail to do some interior design and refirb work for Wilderness Safaris. We flew my old Cessna down from Johannesburg. 1hr40 min flight. The landing strip is 5 minutes from the lodge, 750m long tarred,and referring to the reviews on...More

2  Thank Warwick L
Reviewed 16 August 2010

First, a word of warning: the drive from Jo'burg is longer than it appears on the map and there were major delays occasioned by SA road conditions and road repairs. That, and you definitely will need a 4x4 to reach the camp with your vehicle...More

5  Thank Steve1970USA
Reviewed 4 March 2007

Peace, nature, great people(all 8 of them,)great food. Forget your typical beach holiday. No noise , air or evident ground pollution. The world as it was made. Virtually untouched by human hand and very respected by those there now.Great but unfussy service. A natural place...More

4  Thank converted
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