Facilities & Activities

around the resort

There are plenty of fun & exciting things to do in our resort. If you would rather just spend lazy days, relaxing in the sun & hanging around your unit or site, the facilities inside the resort will ensure that you have everything you need within a few steps!

The Willows Convenience Shop is wheelchair friendly and offers a wide variety of products, including toiletries, groceries, cigarettes, meat, braai-wood, ice, magazines & newspapers, airtime, toys, gifts, curios, and almost everything you need while staying with us! Camping & fishing equipment and bait are also available.

Operating Hours (Out of season)
Monday – Thursday
10:00 – 12:00 | 16:00 – 18:00
08:00 – 19:00
08:00 – 18:00
08:00 – 12:00

Liquor Store
Located next door to the shop is a small liquor store stocking a variety of alcoholic beverages.

The liquor store opens 10:00am daily and closes the same time as the shop.

Coffee Shop & Bar
The Coffee Shop is located inside the shop and offers refreshments, breakfasts, light meals, and desserts, also a fully licensed bar offers an stunning outdoor seafront seating area, a big screen TV inside for sports viewing.

It also offers a variety of meals like snack platters, burgers, steaks, seafood, and ribs to name a few. A children’s menu and desserts are also available.

Laundry facilities with coin-operated washing machines and tumble dryers can be found in the resort and caravan park. Irons and ironing boards are available for hire at reception.

A Spark ATM is available in reception during opening hours (i.e. 07:00-18:00). All cards are accepted, and it dispenses R20 and R100 notes only.

Games Room
In the summertime, the Game-On-Centre is bustling with activity. Indoor games include: pool tables, table tennis, foosball, Play Station 3 games, etc. Outdoor activities include: a super tube, a giant sandpit with volleyball & soccer goal net’s, a small jungle gym for the toddlers (Soon with a jumping castle). For hire are cricket bats & balls, snorkeling equipment, as well as giant tyre tubes & blow up boogie boards to enjoy in the tidal pool. There is a big screen projector TV where children can watch movies in the evening while enjoying freshly made popcorn & hot chocolate. Hamburgers, french fries, popcorn & sweets are sold all day at The Willows Shop, right next to the games room.

Normal Operating Hours
Monday – Thursday
13:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
Saturday & Sunday
09:00 – 18:00

HOLIDAY Operating Hours
Monday – Thursday
08:00 – 22:00
08:00 – 18:00
Saturday & Sunday
08:00 – 22:00

The games room may close earlier when the resort is quiet, but may open on request by phoning the number displayed on the front door of the Games Room.
If you would like to book an event or party at the games room / tidal pool, please contact reception to make arrangements/bookings on 041 396 2000 / reservations@madibabay.co.za

Super Tube
There is a super tube right next to the games room where, Now Free of charge, the kids can enjoy themselves all day under the supervision of the Games Room staff.

The 18-hole putt-putt course offers an amazing view. The course is under lights at night, allowing you to play after dark. Putters, balls and scorecards are available for hire from the Reception.

Tennis Court
The tennis court is situated at the resort entrance and tennis racquets and tennis balls are available for hire from the Reception.

Tidal Pools
The 2 tidal pools create hours of fun for the whole family.

Giant tyre tubes and snorkelling equipment are available for hire from the Games Room.

Buckets and spades are available to purchase from the Shop.

Fishing is NOT allowed in the tidal pools.

The rugged, rocky coastline creates ideal fishing spots for guests staying in the resort.

Fishing Licenses can be obtained at any post office (the nearest post office is inside the Summerstrand Village shopping canter ±15km from The Willows Resort).

Fishing is NOT allowed in the tidal pools.