KOSI – Lakeside Private Camp & Trails
Kosi Bay, KZN
Kosi Bay is one of the most untouched places to be found along the South African coastline, and the crowning jewel of the ‘ iSimangaliso World Heritage Marine reserve’.
KOSI – Lakeside private camp
KOSI – Lakeside Private camp is located inside the boundary of the ‘iSimangaliso World Heritage Marine Reserve’.
Nestled in the coastal forest, right on the banks of 3rd lake at Bhanga nek beach in Kosi Bay at the foot of the dunes that separate the lakes from the Indian ocean and pristine Turtle sanctuary beaches.
We are ideally located for Eco trails, with walking pathways to the Lake, and within walking distance to Bhanga nek beach.
The Private camp creates an exclusive retreat experience and offers guests an opportunity to reconnect with nature.
The rustic luxury of reeded Rondavels and fully catered, delicious meals prepared on open fires, combined with authentic and unique Eco trails exploring the ancient African paradise of KOSI BAY create unforgettable experiences, reviving your mind, body and soul.
It is a beautiful private camp, sleeping a maximum of x14 guests (7 couples)
The camp is booked out exclusively to only ONE group or family at a time.
Minimum of x8 guests / max 14.
Minimum stay of 2 nights.
3x Sahara tents (All linen provided
4x Rondavels (All linen provided).
1x central – fully equipped kitchen and Dining area.
2x central bathroom areas.
We offer FULL CATERING services or SELF CATERING.
We can tailor packages to suit specific groups requirements.
We offer 5 fully guided day trails all starting from the camp and returning to the camp again. A combination of hiking, snorkeling and Raffia palm kayaking.
The Izibaya – Fishkraals trail
An Eco trail to the fish kraals and up to the village of eNkovukeni, which boasts spectacular views of the entire lake system below, to enjoy a traditionally prepared lunch of fresh fish, warm hospitality, and traditional crafts.
The Kuguma – Kosi mouth trail
A boat cruise along the crystal-clear lakes and interlinking channels, to enjoy the birdlife and basking hippos. Followed by a hike along the sanctuary beaches to Kosi Bay mouth and estuary, to enjoy snorkelling over the Aquarium reef.
The Mvuma – Raffia palm forest trail
Experience traditional Raffia palm kayaking, and hiking along 3rd lake to the unusual Raffia palm forest.
The Slobello – Snorkelling trail
This Eco trail takes you hiking over the coastal dunes, then descending to the northern beaches to enjoy snorkelling.
The Ufudu – Turtle trail
Seasonal, evening hikes along the moonlight turtle sanctuary beaches, to encounter either the adult or hatchling sea turtles.
- November /December adult turtles
- January /February hatchlings
4 Night – All-inclusive Package
Join us in Paradise for 3 days / 4 nights at KOSI – Lakeside private camp, surrounded by tropical forest, pristine beaches, and crystal-clear warm water.
Hiking – Snorkelling – Kayaking – Boating. All combined with delicious meals prepared on open fires, served in the luxury of nature.
IZIBAYA TRAIL – FISHKRAALS & ENKOVUKENI VILLAGE / 10km by boat / hiking 20 km
An Eco trail to the Tsonga fish kraals, a hike up to the village of ENkovukeni which boasts spectacular views of the entire lake system below, to enjoy a traditionally prepared lunch of fresh fish, warm hospitality, and traditional crafts.
SLOBELLO TRAIL – Guided Snorkeling / Northern beaches / 10 km.
This Eco trail takes you hiking over the coastal dunes, then descending to the northern beaches to enjoy snorkelling in crystal clear tidal pools.
MVUMA TRAIL – Raffia Palm Forest / 10 km
Experience traditional Raffia palm kayaking, and hiking along the lake to the unusual Raffia palm forest.
UFUDU TRAIL – Turtle trail / 10 km
Evening moonlight hike guide hikes along the turtle sanctuary beaches, in search of adult laying turtles or hatchlings,
- R 8,280-00
- All-inclusive PACKAGE
- R450.00 pp.pd
Dinner, Bed & Breakfast:
- R1050.00 pp.pd
- R100.00 per day
Izibaya – Fishkraals Eco Trail
- R1150.00 pp
Kuguma – Kosi Bay Mouth Eco Trail
- R1150.00 pp
Slobello – Snorkeling Eco Trail
- R550.00 pp
Mvuma – Raffia palm Forest Eco Trail
- R550.00 pp
Ufudu – Turtle Eco Trail
- R550.00 pp
- R55.00 once off per reservation.
Izibaya Fishkraals Eco Trail
Kosi Lakeside Private Camp
Mvuma Raffia Palm Forest Eco Trail
Snorkeling and Turtle Eco Trails