Affordable bed and breakfast and guest house accommodation in St. Lucia and Mtubatuba

Accommodation in St. Lucia/Mtubatuba - The Pelican Collection

St. Lucia - KwaZulu Natal Town of the Year 2010 and 2012.


Advantages of Using Pelican Association Members:

Your Pelican Collection Host will gladly assist you with guidance and booking arrangements for the following activities and places of interest in this unique area.

Activities in and Around St. Lucia

Self Drive or with a Qualified Guide

  • Hiking Trails vary from half an hour to three hours in and around the village.
  • Fishing, Surf and Deep Sea.
  • Birding.
  • Horse riding.
  • Two iSimangaliso Wetland Park Game Reserves on our doorstep, namely Cape Vidal and Western Shore.
  • Hluhluwe/iMfolozi Game Park responsible to have brought the white rhino population in Southern Africa back from the brink of extinction, are only a forty-five minute drive away.
  • Seasonal Whale watching from June to November.
  • Seasonal Turtle watching from November to March.
  • Crocodile Research Centre is worth a visit.
  • Boat Cruises on Lake St. Lucia to view hippo, Nile Crocodile, Margove Forests and the Aquatic bird life.
  • Cats at Emdoneni where you will be allowed to enter the cat enclosures with a guide.
  • Duma Zulu, a traditional village and cultural experience.
  • Bayete Zulu Game Reserve, 105km North, direction Pongola on the N2, to be touched by elephants.

  • Swimming in the warm Indian Ocean all year round.
  • Snorkelling at Cape Vidal, within the safety of a natural reef during low tide, in the Isimangaliso Wetland Park.
  • St. Lucia Game Reserve, established in 1895, arriving at Cape Vidal Beach.
  • Western Shores Game Reserve, established most recently.
  • Mission Rocks - Egyptian Fruit Bats Caves.
  • Zulu Arts and Crafts.
  • Golf at Monzi and Imfolozi Club Golf Courses
  • Canerat Crafts and Tea Garden in Monzi Park

Guided Tours

  • Two-hour boat cruise on Lake St. Lucia.
  • Deep Sea Fishing.
  • Seasonal (July November) Boat Based Whale Watching Tours.
  • Seasonal (November March) Loggerhead and Leatherback Turtle Watching.

One to Two Hours Self Drive or with a Qualified Guide from St. Lucia Village.

  • Hluhluwe/Imfolozi Big Five Game Reserve.
  • Ilala Weavers African Art Gallery and Curio Shop.
  • DumaZulu, Traditional Zulu Village and Cultural Experience, with a Bird and Reptile Park.
  • Emdoneni Cheetah Project also with Caracal, Serval and African Wildcat.
  • Bayete Zulu Game Reserve where you can be touched by an elephant.