On Site Activities

On Site Activities
Hiking Trails R30 per person
4 different hiking trails have been set out on the Coastal reserve. All the hiking trails are marked with different colors and vary from 3 to 7,5 kilometers. Breath in the fresh air of the “fynbos” and listen to the sounds of nature and extensive bird life.

Distance per Trail
Green Trail 7.5 kilometer
Blue Trail 6.5 kilometer
Red Trail 5 kilometer
Yellow Trail 3 kilometer
Beach Horse Rides R400 per person
Enjoy an unforgettable experience while exploring the Coastal Reserve on horseback and have a gallop or trot along the 3,5 kilometer private beach next to the waves of the Indian Ocean. This activity always goes out with an experienced guide/s and we have various horses, which are even suitable for the “first-timers” or children. 006
Beach Dune Safari R400 per person
Travel along the dunes in a dune safari vehicle with a dedicated guide who will tell you all about the reserve and the natural surroundings. Birding, whale watching, sun-downers and night drives, are just some of the few highlights to experience on our Dune Safari. Maximum 10 guests, 5 per vehicle.   Dune Safari
Dune Picnic R165 per person
To look after your appetite, order a picnic on one of the 4 viewing decks. The friendly staff will gladly prepare a delicious picnic basket for you. Just let us now when and where and one of the experienced guides will bring the basket to you on horseback!

There is also a Luxury Dune Picnic available.  Please inquire about rates and what it includes.  
Boma Bush Braai R500 per person
Enjoy a South African braai in our rustic Boma.  With your private chef this is the perfect setting to have a night out or a family gathering.  Enjoy a traditional 3 course dinner, which includes a starter, a main and a lovely desert. At the end of your evening enjoy a relaxed stroll back to the lodge, with beautiful views of the Milky Way. Bookings need to be placed before 15:00.  Tours depart at 17:30.  (Minimum of 2 persons) Resized
Dairy Experience R350 per person
Experience the life of the dairy cows on the Grass Ridge Dairy farm right next door. Your guide will take you through the pastures and around the farm answering any questions that you may have. Then it’s off to the dairy for a look at how more than 1200 cows are milked daily. Available everyday at 14:00.  (Minimum of 2 persons)
Mountain Bikes R200 per person (3 hours)
Explore the coastal reserve through a rugged and tough landscape or travel the surrounding area of Oyster Bay or the Lodge. Remember your map and a refreshment – snacks and beverages available from our restaurant and bar. Mountain Biking
Guided Bird, Wetland and Fynbos Tour R350 per person
Take a walk around our large property which is home to over 170 different bird species, with a variety of different environments, such as a 3.5 km private beachfront, 2 vast stretches of dunes, wetlands, woodlands, river deltas and a variety of Fynbos. There is a dedicated trail for this walk. The guide will take you along the trail and show you all that is to be seen and a whole lot more. (Minimum 2 persons) 013
Sand boarding R300 per board
Have you ever pictured yourself standing on the top of a dune and see yourself sliding down on a sand board. Feel the wind blow through your hair, while there is nothing but serine beauty surrounding you. You will be shown the ropes at the lodge and you can go at your own pace with the sand board. 3 hours of usage.   Sand Board
Township Tour R400 per person
Take a guided tour through Umzamuwethu. Should the opportunity arise, we would be able to visit one of the following places: the creche, primary school, living waters, bottle store and the shop. When on the tour we will be able to meet the children chat to the locals and stroll through the streets. A refreshment will be provided on the tour. Funds raised on tour is allocated to Non-Profit organisations. (Minimum of 2 persons).  012
Fat Bike Tours R350 per person (3 hours)

Explore our picturesque property. The terrain is ever-changing: from grassy stretches, sandy spots, steep descents or accents. Remember your map and refreshments – snacks and beverages available from our restaurant and bar.


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