Accommodation in the Kosi Bay Nature Reserve is offered at the Kosi Bay Camp in chalets or if you are looking for comfort, in the luxurious Kosi Forest Lodge.
Kosi Bay which forms part of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park offers a fantastic beach getaway from the crowds of tourists that descend on KwaZulu-Natal’s beaches. There are a couple of Kosi Bay accommodation options in the area from basic self-catering cottages to an elegant lodge.
Kosi Bay Camp
The Kosi Bay Camp offers accommodation in just 3 basic self-catering cottages.
There is a three bedroom cottage that sleeps six. It has two en-suite bathrooms and a lounge/dining room and kitchen. It opens out onto a spacious viewing deck that has braai (barbeque) facilities. There is a five-bed cottage that has two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with showers. It has a lounge/dining room and a kitchen. The last cottage is a two-bed cottage that has an open plan kitchenette, lounge/dining area.
Kosi Forest Lodge
A giant Zulu Podberry tree watches over the main lodge with its welcoming lounge area, dining room and convivial bar which opens onto a large wooden deck built around the tree. Most meals are served al fresco, taking advantage of the areas exceptional weather and scenery.
A sparkling swimming pool built into the deck offers a welcoming respite from those balmy days. As the sun sets, candles are lit as guests relax in a romantic and warm ambience, reminiscent of the wild African adventures of yore. Kosi Forest Lodge does not have electricity.
Kosi Forest Lodge Suites
This Kosi Bay accommodation in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, features beautiful thatched bush suites, gently hidden in the lush forest so guests can enjoy complete privacy. The en-suite rooms are raised on wooden decks and have a spacious bedroom, balcony, dressing room and separate bath and shower. The romantic outdoor bathroom is in a reed enclosed boma (open-air enclosure) with white beach sand on the floor, guaranteeing a unique and memorable experience.
Bedrooms have low wooden walls with mosquito netting and roll-up canvas blinds, affording the most magnificent views of the surrounding forest. Kosi Forest Lodge is also a very popular honeymoon destination, with a romantic honeymoon suite taking pride of place in tranquil surroundings.