Vulamanzi - "place of open water" self catering cabins

Vulamanzi which means " place of open water " is situated at Kelso approx 65 km south of Durban on the South Coast of KwaZulu Natal and offers rustic but comfortable accommodation . We have 6 self catering wooden cabins . Rated as one of the best surf breaks in the world . Vulamanzi Point offers cooking surf , kite boarders paradise , fisherman's haven , diving and snorkelling or for those who just want to relax on the beach or by our secluded swimming pool.

best surf break in the world   kite surfing at kelso from vulamanzi

Vulamanzi is an African fortress on the beach , an organic retreat where the ocean and jungle surge up to meet each other .Tucked inside a jungle- like fortress on the KwaZulu South Coast , we offer the essential South African experience for anyone wanting to get away from it all and reconnect with their roots.

self-catering accommodation looking over the sea
Here you can lounge on a wooden deck and watch migratory whales pass by with schools of dolphins , or join them in the excellent world-class waves that stud the area, making it a treasure trove for wave riders .If you feel more comfortable below the water than above , the renowned Aliwal Shoal lies just offshore and is rated as one of the top dive sites in the world . The area is alive with cultural heritage and you can still feel the thick , rich pulse of the Kingdom of the Zulu permeate everywhere you go.



Our secure wooden cabins are individually designed with unique warmth and comfort , affording you awesome sea views of Kelso Bay and a feeling of slipping out of time into the life you always dreamed about...

Please note: No pets allowed.

So come join us at Vulamanzi, Place of ‘Open Water’ and home to your dreams