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.
This is a ground floor three bedroom, two bathroom apartment overlooking a beautiful enclosed pool and garden area with braai facilities. Unit sleeps a maximum of 6 guests in two double beds and two single beds. Fully equipped kitchen.
Avalon Bed & Breakfast is located in the beautiful seaside village of Zinkwazi Beach, on the North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal - 80kms north of Durban, and a 40 minute drive from King Shaka Airport.
Set in tranquil surroundings only 50m from Southbroom beach and lagoon. This spacious, tiled, well furnished 2nd floor unit consists of 3 bedrooms,2 bathrooms and sleeps up to 8 people. Towels and linen will be supplied.
We offer stylish holiday accommodation at our large beach house Summer Dreams situated at 1298 Linton Road, Ramsgate. The house is about 700m from Ski Boat Beach, 500m from the sea-front (which is Shirley's Point on the Ramsgate Marine Ramble walk along t
Safari 21 is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom flat that sleeps 6 people. The flat is on the top floor of a small 3 storey building set in a park like garden and well secured.
10 Isikhulu is a spacious and up market 2 bedroom ,2 bathroom apartment right on Umdloti Beach. Its sleeps 4 people, has air-conditioning and DStv is available with limited channels. Guests are welcome to bring their own DSTV card.
All 19 Rooms and Family Suites are scattered in the extensive grounds amongst tropical trees and palms. Our Bird Rooms come with double or twin beds, en-suite showers, ceiling fans, 5-channel TV's (DStv available in lounge) and covered patios, and...
The house is ideal for family holidays, golfers etc. 10m from the beach front. Only 3km from Zimbali. This house can sleep up to 12 people in 4 bedrooms.
The first unit has 4 Bedrooms that sleeps 10 and the second unit has 3 bedrooms that sleep 8. Both units have braai areas and dstv connections(bring own decoder) with big screen televisions. Both units have access to the swimming pool and jungle gym. Hous
This tastefully furnished ground floor apartment, sleeping maximum 6 people, enjoys sea views and the constant sound of the ocean from your own private garden and patio.
2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, .A fantastic up-market, open plan apartment with a spacious balcony encompassing a 180 degree breaker and beach view of our warm Indian Ocean! The apartment is within a fully secure complex and includes one undercover parking an
Emolweni Beach House is situated one road back from the beach, overlooking Sheffield Beach and has an elevated, 180 degree view of the ocean. The design of the house gives all 4 bedrooms stunning views of the ocean.
At Shangri La we offer self catering holiday accommodation you can be sure to enjoy. Sea view from both sides of unit. Ninth floor, beautiful views on Doonside beach with tidal pool within walking distance. Undercover braai/entertainment area.
Escape city life to this peaceful sanctuary with beautiful gardens, situated 8 kms from the Mooi River Village, within the scenic mountains.
The Lodge has been furnished with great care to embrace the grace of comfortable and uncluttered living. A formal lounge and library beckon or else take a cocktail and lounge next to the blue pool linking your thoughts with the Ocean
A modern apartment with a stunning location, situated on the 21st floor of The Spinnaker at the Point Waterfront in Durban. It offers stunning sea and harbor views , close proximity to the beach, restaurants and shops, and directly overlooks Durban's p
Offering comfortable accommodation, seven of the huts have ensuite shower and toilets while the rest share modern ablution facilities. Every hut is en-suite, has twin single beds, overhead fan, TV (local channels and shared satellite dish) and ...
The lodge accommodates a maximum of eight people and all four rooms have slate lined en suite bathrooms. Detached from the main lodge is the 'honeymoon suite' (room 4) which has its own private wooden sundeck. It has the most incredible view from ...
The lodge sleeps four in two well appointed bedrooms, with separate bath toilet and shower. An open plan lounge dining room area is serviced by a Jetmaster fireplace for cold winter evenings. (Firewood provided). The kitchen is fully equipped and ...