Welcome to Marlon Holiday Resort

Discover a hidden gem on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, where serenity meets adventure. Marlon Holiday Resort is nestled in a peaceful valley on the banks of the Dumba River, offering a truly special escape surrounded by lush subtropical trees and ferns – a paradise for birdwatchers.

About Marlon Holiday Resort

Our resort is conveniently located approximately 110km from central Durban, just off the N2 South at the R102 Hibberdene offramp (Exit 72). Follow the signs for Marlon Resort, and you’ll find yourself in our tranquil oasis.

Whether you’re a camper, caravanner, or prefer self-catering accommodations, both our friendly staff and members are eager to welcome you and ensure a memorable holiday for all our guests.

Our resort is a haven for families. While you and your loved ones revel in the beauty of the surroundings, kids can explore the adventure
playground, splash in the children’s pool, and bounce on the trampoline. Our large games room features pool tables, table tennis, darts, and a
TV area. For those rare rainy days, our communal “Lapa” area offers a cozy gathering spot with braai facilities and plenty of seating.

Situated about 700 meters inland from the beach, Marlon Holiday Resort offers a sheltered haven protected from coastal winds and sand. The nearby beach boasts shark nets, lifeguards during daylight hours, and a tidal pool perfect for safe bathing. Adventurous souls can enjoy surfing and fishing from the rocky outcrops.

  • Alternatively play a round of golf or a game of squash at our nearby Port Shepstone Country club.
  • Take the family on a day’s outing to the magnificent Oribe Gorge for sightseeing, hiking, ab-sailing, and ziplining etc. 
  • Then there is the Water World Park at the Wild Coast Sun Casino just a half an hour’s drive – the family will love it!
  • Go deep sea fishing or whale watching all excursion’s offered from Shelly Beach a 15-minute drive away.  And there is so much more – the fun just does not stop.