Christmas Bay is located close to Salt Rock and provides accommodation for the traveller that wants to stay close to the Ballito area. There are no swimming beaches within walking distance of Christmas Bay; the beach area is accessible, with almost every house having a grand view of the ocean. The beach that lies close to Christmas Bay has white gold sand surrounded with rocks and beautiful ocean scenes. Closer to the Salt Rock area the wreck of the Phoenix can be seen. The Bay is within walking distance of the massive lagoon in Ballito.