Premium Web Hosting + Free Domain + Free Website Design

With Hostking Web Hosting, whether you use the Website Builder or WordPress, you get all the features, tools, and guidance you need to build and launch truly stunning websites or if you like, applicable to certain packages we can even design the website for you at no extra cost.
Lets get your business online today!

High Speed Services
Optimized for performance.
Secure payments
Wide range of Payment Options
Website Transfer
Free Site Migration Services
Easy to use Control Panel
Manage your websites with Direct Admin
Over 5000 Customers
Trusted by thousands
Trusted Web Host
More than 8 years in business.

Bring your website to life with Shared web hosting

Blog, website or online store, we’ve got a plan that fits perfectly.

Web Hosting Free Plan

Want to try our Web Hosting before purchasing a premium plan. We provide a small plan with a sub domain for free. Note premium plans are faster and have more storage space. No Credit Card Required. Upgrade anytime via Client Area.


With 2yr term - (Regular - £1.00 p/m)

1 GB SSD Storage
Unlimited Bandwidth
1 Hosted Domain
No Free Domain
1 Email Accounts
LiteSpeed Server
Free Website Builder
Free SSL Certificate
No Free Website


With 2yr term - (Regular - £2.25 p/m)

30 GB SSD Storage
Unlimited Bandwidth
1 Hosted Domain
No Free Domain
5 Email Accounts
LiteSpeed Server
Free Website Builder
Free SSL Certificate
1 Page Free Website Design


With 2-yr term - (Regular - £6.06 p/m)

100 GB SSD Storage
Unlimited Bandwidth
2 Hosted Domains
Free domain
100 Email Accounts
LiteSpeed Server
Free Website Builder
Free SSL Certificate
1 Page Free Website Design


With 2-yr term - (Regular - £14.04 p/m)

220 GB SSD Storage
Unlimited Bandwidth
10 Hosted Domains
Free domain
400 Email Accounts
LiteSpeed Server
Free Website Builder
Free SSL Certificate
1 Page Free Website Design

Hosting that’s tailored to your success.

Shared hosting is the easiest, most economical way to get your website connected to the Internet so you can start building it.

Let us design your website

Why pay thousands of rands to a web design company where we can design a website for you using our professional sitebuilder. Tell us about your business, choose a theme, send us any content and images you may like on the website and we will do the rest. This offer applies to Starter, Advanced and Business Plans.

free website design
Optimized WordPress Hosting

Our WordPress hosting service uses LiteSpeed servers which includes the LiteSpeed caching plugin to improve your website performance. Responsive load times mean better user experience, better seo, and higher rankings

All WordPress Hosting Features

Our managed WordPress hosting comes with ready-to-use features, so you can start building your website in no time. Enjoy our 1-click installer, user-friendly control panel, and automatic WordPress updates. Plus, get pre-installed performance WordPress plugins and marketing tools to grow your online presence.

24/7/365 Live Chat Support

Our customer support is always available via live chat, small or big we can solve the issue. We also offer a detailed knowledge base with some tips and tricks to help you get your website up and running in no time.

Anti-Virus and Malware Security

With Hostking, your WordPress website will be protected with our web application firewall, Malware security and antivirus software. Your website also comes with a free SSL certificate to protect your website and keep any data encrypted. We also perform daily backups with Jetbackup backup software, in case you ever need to restore your website to a previous version.

malware and antivirus security

Over 200 Website Templates

Let us worry about your web hosting needs while you focus on growing your business!

Web Hosting Features

Ultra-Fast Performance Optimization
Our Web Hosting Servers have been specifically designed and optimized to keep your websites running fast.
Free SSL Certificates
Free SSL certificates on all websites hosted on our Web Hosting Servers.
LiteSpeed Caching
Accelerate your WordPress website performance with the LiteSpeed Cache Plugin, it is the only optimization plugin you will ever need.
Daily Backups
We automatically back up your site every day, never worry about backups again included with your web hosting at no extra charge.
SSD Powered Servers
Our web hosting is built with Fast SSD servers to improve performance of websites
Malware Protection
Your sites are always protected against malware and intrusion attacks with our AI web application firewall.
Litespeed Powered Servers
Highly Available Servers
Email Hosting Included
24/7 Premium Support
Free Website Migration
24/7 DDoS Protection
CDN Cloudflare Available
Comparison Table
Free domain with monthly plan
Free domain with annual plan
1 Website
2 Websites
10 Websites
SSD Disk space
30 GB
100 GB
220 GB
Email Accounts
Monthly Bandwidth
Hosting Control Panel
MySQL databases
Litespeed Caching
1-Click Installer
Easy To Use Sitebuilder
DNS management
Litespeed Web Server
Litespeed Caching Plugin
Raw access logs
Site statistics
Free SSL Certificate
File manager
PHP 7.x, 8.0
Virus & Spam protection
Anti Malware Security


Answers to some common questions

Shared Web Hosting is one of the most popular hosting packages because it provides an affordable way to get your website online. Shared Web Hosting works by allowing multiple users to share space on a single server maintained by the hosting provider (Hostking). A Shared web Hosting package can include multiple offers or combinations of features as offered by their hosting provider. Shared web Hosting is perfect for blogging, hobbies and small business websites.


All services can be cancelled or moved to a different provider at any time.

When you sign up for a Shared Web Hosting package, your biggest benefit is purchasing web hosting at an affordable price. In addition to various features, our shared web hosting platform is managed which means users don't have to worry about server management and platform patches. When you purchase a Shared Web Hosting package it also includes an SSL certificate and more!

Yes, please contact us to upgrade or downgrade to a different plan.

We'll migrate all of your sites for free! Our free migration service is included with all Web Hosting plans and makes it easy for anyone to transfer their Websites to Hostking. Let our team of experts do the heavy lifting for you, we'll have your websites loading faster in no time on our SSD Powered web servers!

Sure. We provide you with a 1-Click Installer called Softaculous you could use to quickly and easily install most well known Content Management Systems to build a website or online store easily.

Yes we give a free co.za, net.za, web.za or even the popular .com domain on all cPanel Advanced plans and up. For Starter plans we also offer a free domain with annual payment or above.

Yes we offer 24/7 live chat, email, ticket or telephonic support all year around every day including public holidays.