Welcome to South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal. One of the more popular holiday destinations in South Africa is KwaZulu Natal offering a wide variety of accommodation and tourist opportunities.
KwaZulu Natal - The Kingdom of the Zulus
The dramatic Drakensberg mountain range in KwaZulu Natal, where visitors can enjoy some of the most spectacular scenic views, offer some challenging Drakensberg Mountain hikes to even the most experienced mountain climbers. Accommodation in the Drakensberg ranges from Self Catering chalets to upmarket Drakensberg Hotels and Guest Houses. Many of the Drakensberg accommodation venues are host to well-stocked trout dams, horse riding, quad bike trails and many more activities which are generally available in mountainous terrain. If you find suitable accommodation in the KwaZuluNatal Central Drakensberg area, it will be worth your while to visit the Bird Show as well as the Drakensberg Choir.
In addition to the glorious Drakensberg Mountains, KwazuluNatal sports a magnificent sub-tropical coastline, lapped by the warm Indian Ocean. KwaZulu Natal beaches are a paradise for sunbathers, scuba divers and anglers alike. There are numerous Blue Flag beaches along the entire KZN Coastline which are regarded as safe swimming beaches, protected by shark nets. KwaZulu Natal North Coast accommodation and beaches have become particularly popular, especially during school holidays. Many of the KZN North Coast self catering and guest house units are situated directly on the beachfront and are worth investigating. North Coast towns such as Ballito, Salt Rock, Chakas Rock and Sheffield Beach are amongst the favourite North Coast accommodation choices.
KwaZulu Natal Midlands - It is here in KwaZulu Natal where many historic battles took place and where you will still find a thriving Zulu culture with it's traditions still in practice today. Anglo Boer Wars, Anglo Zulu Wars and Zulu Boer wars were played out over the rocky, bushveld terrein. Natal Midlands Accommodation in Dundee, Newcastle and Ladysmith are amongst the favourites Midlands towns from which to launch your historic investigations of the numerous battle sites. (Rorke's Drift, Rosetta, Balgowa, Isandlwana, Majuba and Ladysmith itself are amongst the favourites).
The Climate of KwaZulu Natal which ranges from about 10 degrees in winter to and average of about 32 degrees in Summer, offers ideal conditions for wildlife to flourish and it is home to many nature reserves, game parks and some of the oldest conservation areas in Africa. Northern KwaZulu Natal Game Reserves include, in particular Hluhluwe Game Reserve and Umfolozi Game Reserve. The Umfolozi Game Reserve accommodation only advertises self catering accommodation, Hilltop Game Reserve is situated in Hluhluwe and does offer catered game reserve accommodation. Tented camps are very popular in the Umfolozi Game reserve and wild animals are known to visit the camp sites - all very exciting.
KwaZulu Natal dive sites are known throughout the world. Scuba diving sites such as Aliwal shoal in Umkomaas and other scuba diving sites in Sodwana Bay, near St Lucia
Depending on your choice of holiday in KwaZulu Natal, there is an abundance of, and a variety of accommodation to suit all pockets. Accommodation in KZN ranges from self catering accommodation to catered guest house accommodation, hotels, game reserves etcetera. Beachfront self catering accommodation along the entire KwaZulu Natal coast is particularly popular and should be booked well in advance. The same can be said for Drakensberg Hotels and Drakensberg self catering accommodation.
Stylish, luxurious, upmarket apartment in Simbithi. The unit is furnished in modern contemporary furniture.The apartment has magnificent views of the sea and is in walking distance from the stunning swimming pool.
This luxurious 3 bedroom self-catering unit is spacious, tastefully furnished and is located across the road from Ballito's Compensation beach.
Our luxury accommodation consists of a well-appointed and fully equipped 2 bedrooms with double beds, one bathroom with a shower. Nice size living room with 2 huge sliding doors that opens up to the veranda offering an outstanding view of the Berg
The spacious balcony offers a beautiful view of the ocean where you can watch migrating dolphins and whales from the comfort of the apartment, particularly during the famous sardine run.
Umhlanga Rocks is the most prestigious holiday destination in KwaZulu-Natal. This luxurious self catering holiday apartment with amazing sea views is situated a few hundred meters away from Umhlanga's protected swimming beach, restaurants, shops, pubs
Mount West farm cottage is a 4 bedroom period style family home that has been beautifully restored as a fully equipped, self catering cottage for weekend getaways.
The Getaway is a 5 bedroomed, 2 en-suites and 1 bathroom self catering chalet. It is a family chalet with a TV, microwave, 2 fridges, hob, eye-level oven and kitchen utensils. It has a large secure garden overlooking the sea with a braai area.
This modern air-conditioned apartment comprises of 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, open plan lounge and dining room, fully equipped kitchen (washing machine, tumble drier, dishwasher), DSTV package and DVD player and a balcony with partial sea views
Smartly decorated self catering apartments - 2 and 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Units all with superb sea views. Dolphins and whales are often sighted. Apartments fully equipped with TV (16 DSTV channels included), microwave and stove, ...
Hlulala Guest House, Hluhluwe in the heart of the Elephant Coast, an exciting tourist destination. This unique safari destination combines the best of both land and marine natural environments.
Our holiday accommodation at Shelly Strand is a comfortable self-catering duplex unit, which accommodate a maximum of 6 people
If you appreciate self catering holiday accommodation which is well located: In a select, safe residential area. 10 Minute drive to Umhlanga Beaches. 10 Minute drive to shopping Malls, Gateway, La Lucia, and the Hyper by the Sea. 10 Minute drive ...
With breath taking views of an awe inspiring mountain range, the Resort is a one of kind retreat for guests to rekindle, relax and unwind.
The Drakensberg is one of the regions in the country where every little bend in the road guarantees a new surprise.
Popular with backpackers, holidaymakers, beach bunnies, surfers, families, sports and school groups, contract workers, business people or simply anyone who wants to relax, unwind and enjoy a laid back beach break in a happy and friendly environment.
The house is fully self-catering with an open plan living and kitchen area. The kitchen is fitted with a stove, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster and kettle as well as plenty of cutlery and crockery.
Summer Place is a beachfront apartment complex situated about 100 km south of Durban International Airport, and just 10 km from Margate Airport. Shelly Beach is a seaside resort town
One of Kloof's original farmhouses, INN AFRIKA has been modernised and offers you a peaceful stopover whether you're in the area on business or pleasure.
We have 4 units on our small holding. They are built semi - detached style (connected to each other). Each of the units has its own name deriving from famous race horses from the past.
The apartment is fully tiled and boasts 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms (SES). The bedrooms accommodate 6 people,are tastefully decorated, all with bic's and ceiling fans. The main bedroom leads onto patio,as does the lounge, kitchen features dishwasher