Mahai Rest Camp, Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

Mahai Rest Camp

Camping with the most spectacular mountain scenery.

Situated in the Royal Natal National Park which is part of the Maloti-Drakensberg Park, a World Heritage Site, the Mahai Camp offers facilities for 400 campers in 84 campsites with communal ablution and laundry facilities.

Set against the mountains of the Northern Drakensberg, this camp offers caravanning and camping with some of the most spectacular mountain scenery. Each campsite accommodates a maximum of 6 people.

There is a small curio shop stocked with a range of souvenirs and basic camping necessities such as ice, charcoal, tinned foods and beverages.

Activities for guests to enjoy at the campsite include hiking, horse riding, mountain climbing which can be arranged with the park management, and trout fishing in the rivers or the Mahai Dam.

The mountain stream and rivers provide a safe swimming space for bathers.


  • Sites with plug point: R120 - R420 per person
  • Sites without plug point: R110 - R260 per person


  • Royal Natal National Park, Drakensberg
  • To find out more about Mahai Rest Camp, visit the KZN Wildlife website.

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