False Bay

This area includes sand forest, thornveld and open savannah. Popular activities here include boating and fishing. Enjoy the view of Lake St Lucia at its widest point. Marine fossils – animal and plant – are found here along the shores.


Accommodation options at False Bay consist of 38 campsites operated by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife, as well as the rustic Dugandlovu Camp.


  • Fishing from the Lake shore and by boat (check levels of the Lake prior to arrival)
  • Hiking (two self-guided trails)
  • Horse Riding
  • Birding

Getting there

False Bay lies 16km from the town of Hluhluwe along the R22.

Park entry

  • Gate opening and closing times
    • 06h00 to 18h00
  • Office hours:
    • 08h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sat)
    • 07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)
  • Entry fee:
    • Adults – R40
    • Children (under the age of 12) – R25
  • Community Levy: R5 per person
  • Camp contact details: +27 35 562 0425

Operators working at False Bay
Accommodation options within False Bay