Managed WordPress Hosting specifically designed for reliability, security and performance. We've included Free SSL, Free Themes, 1-Click Setup, Security Hardening as Standard as well as Patch Management and a Control Panel.

WordPress hosting

Fully Managed WordPress Hosting

High performance WordPress Hosting, built on SSD storage

The managed WordPress hosting you’ve been looking for


Made in South Africa

Local is lekker. Local also means faster and more cost effective. No more international latency and no more exchange rate blues.


Optimised for WordPress

Because we only host WordPress sites, our servers have been configured for optimal WordPress site performance.


Website Security

Regular security scans and performance tests will ensure that your site remains in tip-top shape, even when you’re not.

WordPress Features Include

The perfect set of features for your WordPress site.


Daily Backups

Castlerock automatically backs up your site every night at no additional cost so you can enjoy peace of mind.

Staging Site

Staging Site

Create a full-blown staging environment to test your changes before you go live.

Fully Managed

Fully Managed

We take care of your website updates and security.

Automatic SSL

Automatic SSL

We’ll provide you with a free SSL Certificate – there’s no cost for the certificate and no hassle for the configuration


Expert and Responsive Support

Please put us to the test – we really enjoy helping our clients reach achieve their objectives and enjoy success online


Free Migrations

Migrate your site to us with a single-click using our migration toolkit


Access to Free Themes

As an additional value-add, we’re throwing in access to hundreds of professionally designed themes. Go on, check them out!


Automatic Updates

Castlerock will handle all your WordPress and security updates automatically so you don't have to


Emergency Site Recovery

Don’t worry – your site will always be recoverable in seconds.

WordPress Packages


For the Hobbyist or small business website

ZAR149 /mo
Fixed price
  • One Website
  • WordPress ToolKit
  • Plesk Control Panel
  • 20GB SSD Storage
  • 5 SSD Databases
  • Google PageSpeed


For the developer or web professional

ZAR599 /mo
Fixed price
  • Up to 10 Websites
  • WordPress ToolKit
  • Plesk Web Pro License
  • Plesk Security Advisor
  • Google PageSpeed
  • 100GB SSD Storage
  • 50 SSD Databases
  • Patchman
  • Immunify360 for Security
  • CloudFlare for CDN

WordPress Hosting

Select from Managed WordPress hosting options, purpose-built with your needs in mind.

  • South African Servers
  • 1 Free Domain
  • 1 Click Installs / Software Upgrades
  • 99.9% Uptime Guarantee
  • Free Let’s Encrypt SSL Certificate
  • 1-click hardening of WordPress for All instances
  • Full Daily Backups
  • Support when you need it
Dedicated Hosting

Keep your sites secure with a free SSL certificate!

The most complete, secure and versatile
toolkit for WordPress

The powerful combination of Plesk with WordPress toolkit is all you'll ever need to manage your WordPress site

WordPress One-Click Hardening

WordPress Security – Optimized. Hard your WordPress installations using our hosting panel security interface. No Manual work required – just check the items you wish to secure, click a button and you’re done.

Theme and Plugin Management

Update and replace your sites themes and plugins from our hosting platform without having to login to your sites control panel. Our WordPress Toolkit allows you to apply changes to one or more WordPress Sites with a single mouse click.

WordPress Management

Our WordPress toolkit includes powerful management tools that allow you to automatically update directly from, avoid abandoned installations which are vulnerable to attacks and move WordPress sites easily.

Cloning a WordPress Site

This is very useful when you have a publicly available (production) WordPress site and you want to create a non-public) staging copy, to which you can make changes without affecting the production site.

Synchronization of WordPress Sites

Synchronize the content of your WordPress site including files and database with another WordPress site. E.g. You want to copy the changes you made to the staging version to the production version.

Google Pagespeed optimization - faster page scores at your finger tips

Google Pagespeed Insights is a tool that empowers you to make decisions that increase the performance of your website. Recommendations from Google Pagespeed are based upon current industry best practices for desktop and mobile web performance.

Customize your WordPress plan now

WordPress Hosting FAQs

Very simply, WordPress is a piece of software for developing websites. This being said, however, it should be noted that WordPress is the most powerful and most popular tool for the creation and management of websites on the internet today.
Managed WordPress Hosting is a form of hosting that has been specifically designed and optimized to run and support WordPress websites.
With our Managed WordPress hosting offering, you can be assured that your WordPress site will be kept secure, updated and protected always, all whilst ensuring maximum uptime is achieved.
No, if you use our 1-click WordPress installer, all you’ll have to do is enter a desired username. All of the back-end database creation and configuration tasks will be completed automatically.
Absolutely! You have two options here. You can use the built-in migration software that will be included within your account OR you can reach out to us and we’ll migrate your site from source for free!
After you’ve signed-up, you’ll be logged-in to the client portal. Follow the prompts to your WordPress installation and note the features available in this area. If at any time you require assistance, please reach out to us and we will gladly support you.
Castlerock have two options on offer for Managed WordPress Hosting. They’re Personal and Professional. The personal option is for the hobbyist or small business website. Perhaps you’re a start-up or you’re just embarking on a new project. Either way, this is the perfect place to start. The Professional plan builds onto the basic core features of the Personal Plan, but it has many extras including a larger ratio of resources being allocated as well as additional security features.

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