Shakas Rock Accommodation at Shakas Seat Self Catering Dolphin Coast
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Shaka's Seat is a highly recommended property providing self catering in Shakas Rock for tourists visiting the Dolphin Coast region.

About Shaka's Seat

Shaka's Seat offers luxury self-catering accommodation, comprising a choice of six suites.

Situated in Shaka's Rock, a stone's throw from the busy town of Ballito, you can sit out on your private undercover wooden deck and watch the dolphins at play, enjoy the spectacular close up sea views or simply take a quick 3 minute stroll down to Catfish Beach. The Shaka's Rock tidal pools are home to plenty of fish and good for a quick dip as well!

Self Catering Accommodation

All suites and cottages are fully furnished and have an en-suite with bath, shower and double vanities. The king size beds are comfortable, with wall mounted flat screen TV's (hotel DStv bouquet). Kitchenettes have dining facilities.

All the suites have our standard big glass sliding stack doors which open out onto the private undercover, furnished wooden decks. The suites accommodate x 2 adults comfortably and some do have room for a third person.

Shaka's Suite is spacious with two bedrooms, whilst the Cottages are private with two bedrooms. Both these have private undercover patios with braai facilities. The Cottages are set away from the main building - ideal for the younger family with noisy kiddies!

The property is fenced and has a good security system in place. Undercover or shady parking on site and all accommodation is serviced each morning, except Sundays.

Shaka's Seat is a wonderful honeymoon destination, with both Beach and Green Suites proving tremendously popular! We also offer a ‘honeymoon package’ deal.

Dolphin's & Garden Cottage:
Dolphin's & Garden Cottages are situated on the same property as Shaka's Seat but is totally private from the rest of the accommodation available.

It has a main bedroom with a double bed and an en-suite (bath, separate shower and double vanities). The second bedroom has 2 single beds and an en-suite with just a shower and a single vanity.

It has a lounge and dining area with very small kitchenette and a wall mounted TV. There is an outside patio with a table, 4 chairs, a Weber for braais and a pretty little garden with a gate leading to a private parking bay .


• Numerous good restaurants and takeaways
• Medical and dental practitioners
• Salt Rock Hotel
• Main Salt Rock beach
• Superette, bottle store and butchery
• Laundrette
• Methodist Church
• 3 kms to Tiffany's Mall (with Spar, Clicks, etc)
• 20 minute easy drive on the N2 from / to King Shaka Airport

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)


  • Free Wi-Fi

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Tree Tops Room

2 x single beds /double, Shower, toilet and hand basin. Kettle and full DSTV (not a self catering unit). Stable door which leads out onto a lovely patio with table and chairs. Over looks the lovely garden area at Tree Tops height. No sea view

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

Dolphins Cottage

Totally private and secure with two bedrooms, both en-suite. Background sea views.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 5-18 years are allowed

Garden Cottage

Not part of the main building, private and secure. No sea views. Ideal for a family with kiddies.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Shaka's Suite

Spacious ground floor unit with two bedrooms, beautiful closeup sea views, as well as easy access to the swimming pool with deck overlooking the sea.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 5-18 years are allowed

Seaspray Room

Spacious bedroom with bathroom en-suite - pretty, close up south sea views.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

Green Suite

Romantic and tranquil, in shades of green and cream with stunning beach and sea views. Bathroom: double shower, cutest bath and double vanities, kitchenette

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

CatFish Suite

Stunning, close up sea views overlooking Catfish Reef right in front of us. Bathroom: corner bath/ shower and double vanities, kitchenette.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

Tiffany's Suite

Tropical theme with lighthouses, palm trees and lovely close up sea views. Bathroom: normal bath/shower and double vanities, kitchenette.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

Beach suite

Biggest suite upstairs with lovely sea views from lounge, separate kitchenette, lie in bed and see the sea. Bathroom: corner bath, separate shower and double vanities.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 7-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

1 Review from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Thanks Janet and Sally for a lovely venue and great customer service, we will definitely return.

July 2016

Glenda (Newcastle)

Need to Know

Response timeShaka's Seat typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren under 5 are not permitted in upstairs suites but, options are available on Shaka's Suite or Beach Cottage.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00 to 18h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since May 2014

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