Places of interest and activities around Mhlangeni Lodge

 St Michaels Swimming Beach

Go to the St Michaels swimming beach or relax at our sparkling swimming pool. Watch the multitude of birdlife, meet the Samango monkeys or walk our grounds to the Mhlangeni River. Plenty of space for all kinds of outdoor enjoyment suited for young and old.






Shelly Centre

For the "Shoppers" there is the most popular Shelly Centre, just 2km away from the lodge. 

Alternatively visit one of the many local artists and craft markets


offers many different entertainment choices for a memorable experience
Margate and Ramsgate, just 5 km away, offer a choice of many shops, restaurants and night life

Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve

Visit the Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve or try your luck at the Wild Coast Sun (35 min drive). Follow one of the trails in the Umtamvuna Nature Reserve or go and see the sand dunes in Mpenjati, a nearby small scenic coastal reserve.

Other Activities

For the more adventurous, the region offers among other activities: deep sea fishing, diving, whale and dolphin watching, bird watching, mountain biking and horse riding.

Golf courses

Play golf at one of the many golfing estates and clubs in the area

Dee see diving

Welcome to an underwater paradise! Shelly Beach is well known for the scuba diving reef which is set approximately 1500 meters from the beach. If you are brave enough to venture further you can enjoy the large game fish and sharks lurking around at Protea Banks, which is a worldwide known diving destination.