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Dream Beach Lodge
Dream Beach Lodge – If you want to be secluded from the busier Ponta Do Ouro and Ponta Malongane, then Dream Beach Lodge is the place to be. Located in a tranquil dune forest with easy access to a STUNNING beach and then there’s still everything the Indian Ocean and golden sandy beach has to offer too. A wooden stairway to the beach runs between the houses. On the Estate, you will find some private self-catering homes as well as a Lodge. Dream Beach house 1 and House 8 are the closest to the beach and have sea views.
Dolphins often frolic in the waves and one thing is for certain, you will go away feeling like you have come to somewhere special in the world.
Dream Beach Lodge
is about a half-hour (20 km) sand road drive from the Kosi Bay Border, you slip the car into 4×4 mode to take on the sandy roads. A 4×4 vehicle or 2×4 with a diff lock will be needed to access the area and Dream Beach Lodge. The Ponta Malongane Dive camp is located about 200 meters from the estate’s gate.
Maputo to Dream Beach Lodge +/- 2 hours.
Johannesburg to Dream Beach Lodge +/- 8 hours and 30 minutes.
Durban to Dream Beach Lodge +/ – 6 hours.
Restaurants and Bars in Ponta Malongane.
• The Drunken Clam.
• Ibiza Sunset Shack J.
• Amigo’s Restaurante e Bar.
• Snack Crab Bar.
• Alex’s Pizza Place Ponta Malongane.
• Suzy’s Afro Bar.
• Paulos Bar.
• Jack’s Bare Foot Bar.
• Paradise Bar (Luis’s Stop vir ‘n Dop).
• Ninho’s Restaurant and Bar.
• Signal Hill Restaurant.
• Captain Gus Bar.
Scuba Diving in Ponta Malongane.
Whether you are a beginner or advanced diver, Ponta do Ouro, Ponta Malongane, and Ponta Mamoli have more than 15 top dive sites suited for all levels of diving experience. If you have never dived before, then why not take a diving course at a PADI organization in the area.
Close to shore, the dive region offers divers more than 15 beautiful coral reefs to explore. All range in different depths (up to 48 meters) which caters to beginner and advanced divers. Popular dive sites such as ‘Waynes World’, ‘Bass City’, ‘Pinnacles’ and ‘Atlantis’ are home to a great variety of marine life.
Ponta Malongane’s dive region also boasts a high success rate in dive sightings
and as a result, created a lot of interest within the diving community with many divers returning for more!
Deep-Sea Fishing in Ponta Malongane.
Deep-sea fishing is another popular activity to do in Ponta Malongane. Deep and shallow reefs nearby attract large schools of big game fish which ultimately rewards deep-sea fishing enthusiasts with tons of action. So look out for accommodation and services offering fishing charters and catch something delicious for the braai later that evening! Common fish caught include sailfish, marlin, dorado, kingfish, king & queen mackerel, wahoo, tuna, and a range of other big game fish.
Swim & Snorkel with Dolphins in Ponta Malongane.
Experienced marine biologists in Ponta Malongane will give you the opportunity to swim with bottlenose dolphins close to shore. Lessons in safety and how to interact with dolphins will be learned before swimming with one of the ocean’s most respected mammals.
Snorkeling in Ponta Malongane.
Ponta Malongane camp has a few rock pools which are suitable for snorkeling and Ponta do Ouro’s natural bay (7km south of Ponta Malongane) creates calm sea conditions near the point, where rocks pools attract lots of marine life. Casual snorkeling can be enjoyed in and around these rocks.
Maputo Elephant Reserve nearby Ponta Malongane.
150 km south of Maputo and about 50 km north of Ponta Malongane, is the Maputo Elephant Reserve (officially known as “Maputo Special Reserve” or in Portuguese “Reserva Especial de Maputo”). The reserve can only be traversed with a 4×4 and is part of the Lubombo Transfrontier Conservation Area – a project joining areas in countries of Mozambique, South Africa, and Swaziland. Although not a “Big 5” game reserve, Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, Zebra, Crocodiles, Antelope, Flamingos, and a wide variety of birds can be spotted in this unspoiled reserve, whilst efforts to restock wildlife is an ongoing process.
Other Activities to do in Ponta Malongane.
• Horse ridding (Ponta Mamoli).
• Jet skiing.
• Kite surfing.
• Surfing and bodyboarding.
• Beach volleyball.
• & lots more……!!!