Welcome to Ballito Forest Lodge

Tucked away in the majestic Pigonwood Forest on Ballito's famous beach front. You'll find the peace, tranquility and comforts you'd expect away from home. Owner managed, the lodge is kept in pristine condition all year round boasting only the best accommodation and professional hospitality the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast has to offer.

Situated close to all the amenities Ballito Forest Lodge is a mere 5 minutes walk to the beach, shops, restaurants, pubs and hotels. Set in a tropical garden we offer 2 swimming pools, secure parking, well appointed accommodation with separate entrances, private patios and braai areas.


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Two magnificent pool decks allow you to enjoy the sunny days protected from the North and South Easterly's, with plenty of shade for those wishing to avoid the sizzling sun.

Waterberry lodge with its own private pool, creates a honeymoon hide-away or a family destination. Lazy warm summer days and cool winter's nights. 12 months of tropical bliss. A haven for outdoor living. Relax and de-stress while watching the rainbow of colours and serene movements in our Koi ponds.

Pristine air-conditioned accommodation and modern décor ensure homely comforts at affordable prices. Seven TV Channels plus a DVD player in every lodge provide ample entertainment even on those rainy days. Fully equipped kitchens enable the gourmet chefs to prepare your favorite meals. Several gas and charcoal barbeques make Dad’s family braai an effortless treat. A pool table and dart board compliment the children's entertainment, or get the adults going for the occasional late night.


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Our honesty bar offers a full range of beverages. Relax and enjoy afternoon cocktails or morning teas while watching your favorite sporting event or just quench your thirst lazing around the pool.

The Dolphin Coast offers an abundance of activities:

  • 3 Magnificent courses within 5 kilometers
  • Deep-sea diving and fishing
  • Quad bike trails
  • Horse riding
  • Microlight flying
  • Bird watching
  • Safe swimming, Jet Skiing and Paddling Beaches
  • Casino
  • Shopping Malls
  • Heritage sites
  • Forest walks and much more

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The city of Durban with its International Airport is a mere 30 minutes drive and offers you the most up to date Marine Park, Global Conference Centre and a variety of Theatres and Shopping Complexes.

One and a half hours north brings you to the World Heritage site of The Great St Lucia Lakes and wetlands, surrounded by numerous international acclaimed Game Parks where the “Big Five” roam freely.

The Croc Valley Nature Reserve, Natal Sharks Board, Shakaland authentic Zulu Village and the Amatikulu Reserve are close enough for casual daily visits.

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