Scuba Diving and Snorkeling
Working in partnership with Amoray Diving , we offer scuba diving tailor made for the discerning diver. A range of courses are also available if you haven’t dived before or just want to try it out.
Rated amongst the top 10 scuba diving spots in the world, Sodwana’s pristine reefs offer warm, clean and colourful experiences, with huge species diversity. We are privileged to have the most southerly coral reefs in Africa, thanks to the warm water brought from the tropics by the Agulhas current.
Scuba not for you why not try snorkeling in our stunning rock pools, which the whole family can enjoy during low tide. You will find various critters hiding out, including many juveniles.
South Africa’s premier fishing spot, boasting year round fishing for game fish such as Blue and Black Marlin, Sail Fish, Yellow Fin Tuna, Dorado, Mackerel and Wahoo. The rock and surf fishing in Sodwana Bay is superb with the giant Kingfish being first prize. A giant Kingfish, weighing forty-nine Kilograms caught from the beach in front of Mseni Beach Lodge was a memorable moment for a proud angler.
Specialty drop shot fishing areas provide non-stop action.
Sodwana Bay’s rich bird life is well known. Walk amongst lush trails or watch from our deck and you are guaranteed to see a huge diversity of bird life. Other wildlife…the red duiker, mongoose and monkeys are amongst the regular sightings.
Humpback whales are spotted in their numbers during the months of July and November. Enjoy the show from our restaurant deck as they splash around.
The turtle tours are very popular between November and April, where you have a chance of experiencing Leatherback turtles nesting on our beaches.
Out and about
Sodwana Bay is not more than 1hours drive to many Big 5 game reserves are within a day trip, plan and drive your own or book a guided tour.
Want to enjoy Sodwana from a birds eye perspective enjoy a microlight trip which can be arrange at reception along with other activities our friendly staff will be able to assist you with.