On Site Activities

On Site Activities
Hiking Trails R30.00 pp
4 different hiking trails have been set out on the Coastal reserve. All the hiking trails are marked with different colors and vary from 3 to 7,5 kilometers. Breath in the fresh air of the “fynbos” and listen to the sounds of nature and extensive bird life.

Distance per Trail
Green Trail 7.5 kilometer
Blue Trail 6.5 kilometer
Red Trail 5 kilometer
Yellow Trail 3 kilometer
Beach Horse Rides: R400.00 pp
Enjoy an unforgettable experience while exploring the Coastal Reserve on horseback and have a gallop or trot along the 3,5 kilometer private beach next to the waves of the Indian Ocean. This activity always goes out with an experienced guide/s and we have various horses, which are even suitable for the “first-timers” or children. 006
Beach Dune Safari: R400.00 pp
Travel along the dunes in a dune safari vehicle with a dedicated guide who will tell you all about the reserve and the natural surroundings. Birding, whale watching, sun-downers and night drives, are just some of the few highlights to experience on our Dune Safari. Maximum 10 guests, 5 per vehicle.   006
Standard Dune Picnic: R165.00 pp
To look after your appetite, order a picnic on one of the 4 viewing decks. The friendly staff will gladly prepare a delicious picnic basket for you. Just let us now when and where and one of the experienced guides will bring the basket to you on horseback!

There is also a Luxury Dune Picnic available.  Please inquire about rates and what it includes.  
Boma Bush Braai: R500.00 pp
Enjoy a South African braai in our rustic Boma.  With your private chef this is the perfect setting to have a night out or a family gathering.  Enjoy a traditional 3 course dinner, which includes a starter, a main and a lovely desert. At the end of your evening enjoy a relaxed stroll back to the lodge, with beautiful views of the Milky Way. Bookings need to be placed before 15:00.  Tours depart at 17:30.  (Minimum of 2 persons) Boma
Massages: R500.00 - R600.00 pp
Spoil yourself with a relaxing massage by hiring a massage therapist. Massages take place at the wellness center, the Boma.

Please choose your preferred therapy from below and lets help you relax and unwind.

Back and Neck massage or a Full Body Massage.
Dairy Experience: R350.00 pp
Experience the life of the dairy cows on the Grass Ridge Dairy farm right next door. Your guide will take you through the pastures and around the farm answering any questions that you may have. Then it’s off to the dairy for a look at how more than 1200 cows are milked daily. Available everyday at 14:00.  (Minimum of 2 persons)
Mountain Bikes: R200.00 pp
Explore the Coastal Reserve through a rugged an tough landscape or travel the surrounding area of Oyster Bay or the Lodge.  Remember your map and possibly a refreshment.   Mountain Biking
Geo-Caching: Free
This is a registered cache on the lodge.  If you have never done geo-caching we strongly recommend researching this activity at www.geocaching.com.  For more information please speak to the Activity Host. Classic Geocache
Guided Bird, Wetland and Fynbos Tour R350.00 pp
Take a walk on the 235 hectare large property which is home to over 170 different bird species, with a variety of different environments, such as a 3.5 km private beachfront, 2 vast stretches of dunes, wetlands, woodlands, river deltas and a variety of fynbos. There is a dedicated trail for this walk. The guide will take you along the trail and show you all that is to be seen and a whole lot more. 013
Sand boarding R300.00 per a board
Have you ever pictured yourself standing on the top of a dune and see yourself sliding down on a sand board. Feel the wind blow through your hair, while there is nothing but serine beauty surrounding you. You will be shown the ropes at the lodge and you can go at your own pace with the sand board.

3 hours of usage.  
Sand Board
Township Tour: R400.00 pp
Take a guided tour through Umzamuwethu. Should the opportunity arise, we would e able to visit one of the following places, the creche, primary school, living waters, bottle store and the shop.  When on the tour we will be able to meet the children chat to the locals and stroll through the streets.  A refreshment will be provided on the tour.  Funds raised on tour is allocated to Non-Profit organisations.  (Minimum of 2 persons).  012
Skim Boarding/Boogie Boarding R200.00 pp
Going to the beach for the day?  Looking for a bit of fun in the waves, sand under your feet and the hot African sun on your skin?  Glide/ Surf across the shallow/ deeper waves and enjoy the ride.  Great adventurous activity for all.  
Fat Bike Tours R500.00 per person

Explore our property with our guide.  Meet us at the bar for an introduction to fat biking an safety precautions.  All tours go to the beach and into the dunes (if you can make it).  On this tour you will be surrounded bu the natural Fynbos and their aromas.  The terrain is ever changing, from grassy stretches, sandy spots steep descents or accents.  The tour lasts 1:30 min.  


  • Our family loved every moment of our stay at Oyster Bay. The staff went out of their way to make our stay unforgettable and the food was wonderful and the bay is just out of this world. My husband has been all over the world and he said it is the most beautiful beach he has seen. The location is perfect, and we will go back.

    - Blues7, South Africa -
  • We had a family room, which is quite simple. But that's not important because if you come to oyster bay, you have to stay at the beach. It's a bit comparable to the beaches of St. Lucia (ZA) but the dunes are much nicer (yes, the water is much colder). 

    The lodge has a lot of horses an offer ... read more

    - Wulf K, Germany -

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