There are many qualities that attract people to Ponta do Oura. The friendly locals, the beautiful and untouched beaches and the landscape of immense beauty. But the very best way to explore Ponta … Is under the sea!
Ponta do Ouro, a divers paradise that offers over 22 dive sights. Dive sights that cater for every level of diver … And reefs that range from 10m to 40m.
Coral gardens to the most spectacular topography of over-hangs, ledges and swim through to the “Deep Blue” dives. Just a stones throw away from Durban (450km) and 650 km from Jhb. This little place of beauty will always hold a special place in your heart.
The Whaler dive camp is situated right on the beach and permeates with rustic charm. Within our dive camp we offer accommodation of 20 “Robinson Crusoe” beach huts, sleeping 2 people in each hut.
The Whaler dive camp also facilitates a lounge and dining area, camp fire place, communal kitchen, and a Dive planning / Kit up area – all exclusive to Whaler guests.
With friendly staff to looking after your every need & sandy white beaches, crystal clear water right on your doorstep—sit back and relax—And come have a “Whale of a time”!
Whaler Ponta do Oura offers diving courses for the unqualified visitors. From PADI Open water through to Dive masters, including various specialty courses.
Accommodation Camping: The campsite works on a per person rate and first come first serve basis. There are plug points available at reception. You need to bring your own camping equipment and make use of the communal bathroom.
Whaler Beach Huts: Our very own beach huts within the cosy ambience of the Whaler Dive Camp situated right on the beach. Our Robinson Crosse type rustic accommodation is made out of reeds (waterproofed so don’t worry) and sleeps 2 people in each beach hut. It is equipped with beds and a mattress so please just bring your own linen & towels. Communal bathrooms within the campsite to be used.
2-Bed Chalets: The 2-bed chalets are within the campsite along the far end of the campsite. These chalets offer two single beds, 4 seater table with small outside patio, kitchenette equipped with your basic crockery & cutlery, pots & pans and a 2-plate gas cooker. There are smaller ablutions facilities outside the chalets.
4-Bed Chalets: Equipped the same as the 2-bed chalets but also include and extra room accommodating 4 people in total. They have their own bathrooms and a patio area with a braai place.
6 Bed Chalet: (These are very limited, as there are only two of them) Have two bedrooms (accommodating 4 people) plus a lounge area with a sleeper couch (accommodating another 2 people). Own bathroom and kitchen area – this is equipped as the other chalets but also includes a chest freezer.
Patio area with braai facilities.