Lake Sibaya is South Africa’s largest fresh-water lake. Tucked against forested coastal dunes, its crystal clear waters are home to KwaZulu-Natal’s second largest population of hippo and crocodiles.
From Hluhluwe take the R22 towards Sodwana Bay, 18km after Mbazwana turn right at the Coastal Forest turnoff. For visitors in sedan vehicles, it is possible to park vehicles at the Coastal Cashews office and arrange a transfer to the accommodation facilities in this section of iSimangaliso. For visitors driving in their own 4x4 vehicles, continue along this road for 24km until you see signs either to Rocktail or Thonga.