Cape Vidal falls within the St Lucia Marine Reserve and is situated north-east of St Lucia.This pretty bay is supported by a variety of accommodation set back in the dunes.There are 18 five-bedded and 11 eight-bedded fully equipped log cabins. These have two and three bedrooms, a bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchenette and a dinette/lounge. For fishing parties, five multi-bed cabins (sleeping 8 - 20) may be hired on the shore of Lake Bhangazi. Cape Vidal also has 50 campsites in the dune forest near the beach.
Cape Vidal is a beautiful coastal resort which holds the unique distinction of allowing visitors access to both the wildlife of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park as well as the marine life of the Indian Ocean coast. On the same day one could see hippo, crocodile, buffalo, elephant, whale, marlin, dolphin and a variety of water, forest or grassland birds.
The sheltered bay has a designated launch site for ski boats with excellent off-shore angling, spear fishing and snorkelling. This family destination also offers guided walking trails around the fascinating wetlands and the Lake Bhangazi shoreline, humpback whales are seen on their northerly migration to Mocambique to calve and in summer loggerhead turtles come onto the beaches to lay their eggs.
Cape Vidal campsite features 50 campsites set into the coastal dunes, accommodating both tents and caravans, with cold water taps and barbacue facilities.
The three modern ablutions have hot and cold running water, flush toilets, showers, baths, basins and laundry and dish washing facilities. Cape Vidal also features extensive self-catering log cabin accommodation, fuel and a shop for the convenience of guests.