Dumela Holiday Resort, Margate

Margate is Magic.

The weather is a warm 22 degrees average and the sun is shining. Birds start following the game fish. Whales moving up the coast, dolphins frolicking in the waves.

Full seaview from your lounge or bedroom or patio to enjoy this special time.

Margate Self Catering Holiday Accommodation one of the best family holiday resorts in Margate on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast.

Welcome to Dumela Holiday Resort in Margate and the glorious and friendly Hibiscus Coast. We pride ourselves on being one of the best family resorts on the Natal South Coast with various facilities on site, which includes a beautiful area overlooking a golden, shark netted north beach of Margate lapped by the warm Indian Ocean waters with a family swimming pool, thatched dry pub, braai’s.

There is secure under cover parking and a self service car wash area. Baby cots are available on request at no charge.

Besides being known as the Hibiscus Coast, we are also known as the Golf Coast. There are 6 beautiful golf courses within half an hour’s drive and many more within an hours drive.
Please Click Here For More Information On The Golf Courses.

Local Shopping Malls, and the bright night life of Margate with many different restaurants are all very close and the Wild Coast Casino is a mere 30 minutes drive away. Click for a list of our various other popular activities in the area

Whilst you are here don’t forget to visit some of our local attractions such as the Crocodile Farm, Oribi Gorge, take a deep sea fishing trip. You can even learn to scuba dive and swim at our own Protea Reef. There is also a lovely arts and crafts trail which is described in the Southern Explorer distributed to all our guests free of charge.

The best news is that our prices are reasonable – especially out of season.


In Season R1000.00 and out of Season R500.00. If high season booking is cancelled a month or more before the due date, R1000 will be forfeited.  If out of season booking is cancelled 15 days or more before the due date, R500 will be forfeited. No Refunds will be given for bookings cancelled in the same week as arrival, no exceptions.

  • Full Payment required up front for Weekend Bookings
  • High Season Bookings must be settled 1 month prior to arrival
  • Signed Indemnity Form is required to Confirm your Booking

Margate Self Catering Accommodation:

  • We have a trampoline, playground, darts, table tennis and pool tables.
  • We have a send out laundry facility available that will make sure your laundry gets washed and ironed on the same day.
  • No daily service is provided due to Covid Protocol, but once all restrictions are lifted, a half service will be available Monday to Saturday.
  • They all have two bedrooms sleeping 4 Adults or 2 Adults and 4 Children with two bathrooms and your own balcony.
  • DSTV:  All the apartments have DSTV, some have Hotel Bouquet, others DSTV compact and a few have DSTV full package.  Please enquire from the office which package your choice of flat offers.
  • Dumela is pet friendly for one SMALL dog, and that a fumigation fee of R50 is payable if bringing a pet.

Did you know we have a restaurant at our resort? More info here.