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South Africa / KwaZulu-Natal
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Reefteach Lodge


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Reefteach Lodge

3 star hotel
3 Outrigger Road, Sodwana Bay, KwaZulu Natal, 3974, South Africa
13 rooms
No Internet

Reef Teach

PADI 5 star dive center
Max 10 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • Enjoy the full Sodwana Bay diving experience at Reefteach Lodge, where reefs are pristine and marine life is diverse
  • Spot humpbacks during their migration from June to November, or pregnant ragged-tooth sharks from November to March
  • Reefteach is known for its epic pre-dive briefings that tell you all about the creatures you're likely to encounter to make sure you don't miss the unmissable
  • Enjoy excellent visibility in the summer, and heightened manta rays sightings in winter
  • With airy rooms, outdoor decks, BBQ areas, a swimming pool and PADI dive center all on site, you're guaranteed a very comfortable self-catering stay
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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 50%
  • 60 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

STANDARD CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel more than 15 days before the start of your trip you will lose 30% of the total booking, 55% for more than 7 days and 100% if you cancel within 7 days of your trip.

SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) CANCELLATION POLICY: 0% cancellation fee will be charged for bookings made after 3 March 2020 that are affected by COVID-19,. This will apply until further notice.

Explore diving around the Reefteach Lodge

Dive Center


  • Enjoy the pristine reefs and abundant marine of life Sodwana Bay, rated by international divers as one of the top 10 dive destinations in the world
  • Great diving year-round with crystal clear visibility in the warmer months and increased manta and whale shark sightings in winter
  • Humpback whales are a common sighting during their annual migration from June to November
  • Sodwana is one of the preferred aggregation sites of the pregnant ragged-tooth shark from November to March


Reefteach is a PADI dive center based in Sodwana Bay whose protected waters are filled with fish and pristine coral.

Reefteach has an intimate knowledge of the reefs at Sodwana Bay as the team have completed thousands of dives in the area. All dives are led by divemasters who have an extensive knowledge of the reefs, marine life and the ecology. Expect an impressive fish diversity on these reefs, along with great visibility. 

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PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Cdc
  • Padi Dive Resort
  • Padi 5 Star Dive Resort
  • Padi 5 Star Idc Resort
  • Padi Freediver Center

Resort Description

Reefteach Lodge offers diver-friendly accommodation, including a pool and BBQ facilities, in the beautiful Sodwana Bay.

Situated in a quiet, secluded spot, Reefteach Lodge is surrounded by lush gardens. All rooms are air-conditioned and have their own bathroom. The lodge is made up of two cottages; Starfish Cottage, containing four double ensuite rooms, and Reef House containing six double ensuite rooms, each with access to the shared communal areas, kitchen, BBQ area and swimming pool. There are also two self-contained apartments in the Coral Annexe, featuring their own kitchenette, breakfast nook and lounge area. The PADI dive center is conveniently located on site for easy access to the Bay's pristine reefs.

How to get there


  • Durban Airport is a four hour drive from the lodge. 
  • We recommend that you rent a car and drive yourself to the lodge. This needs to be arranged via a third party e.g. Avis/Budget. Rates start from around R250 per day plus fuel. 
  • Driving directions provided on request.
  • Alternatively, we can arrange a return airport transfer for an additional fee (advance notice required). 
  • Check-in time is 12 noon. 


  • Check-out time is 2 pm. 
  • Following check-out, you can drive yourself back to the resort and drop off your rental car in Durban, or head back via your pre-arranged transfer.


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