Durban Holidays - KwaZulu Natal Tourism
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Durban is KwaZulu-Natal's largest city and the third largest in the country. The naturally formed harbour is the busiest in South Africa, and provides a vital link for trade and industry.
Impressive hotels line what's known as the Golden Mile, a fun-seeker's paradise, where a subtropical carnival atmosphere prevails.
The promenade is a colourful hub dotted with African women selling traditional handicrafts, Zulu rickshaw drivers, leisurely strollers, joggers, sunbathers and surfers surveying the sea swells. Holiday makers are attracted to the year-round summer sunshine playground, which offers an incredible choice of leisure options.
The beaches are protected by shark nets offering secure swimming under the watchful gaze of lifesavers, and there are numerous swimming baths and paddling pools on offer for those not wishing to venture into the Indian Ocean. A whole day can be spent at Water World, which is a firm favourite with children. Yachting and windsurfing are some of the popular water sports as is angling. Organised boat and deep-sea fishing trips are also available.
A visit to uShaka Marine World is a must where sharks, turtles, and stingray to name a few, are on display in large tanks, and many of the marine life are hand-fed by scuba divers in the tanks at meal times. Daily seal and dolphin shows are held at the dolphinarium.
Durban plays an important role in sport in South Africa. Each year the Mr Price Pro competition takes place on the beach, where local and international surfers converge to battle the waves. Greyville Race Course is the venue for the annual July Handicap, South Africa's premier horse race. Thousands of runners from all over the country including foreigners take part in the Comrades Marathon, an annual long-distance running event held between Durban and Pietermaritzburg. King's Park Stadium, home of the Natal Sharks Rugby Team is host to many an international rugby match, and the complex includes a soccer stadium, cricket ground and an Olympic swimming pool. Moses Mabhida Stadium, known as the 'sporting cathedral', is host to the biggest and best sporting events, as well as offering a variety of experiences and attractions for fun-seeking families. Regular golf competitions are held at the Durban Country Club and Beachwood courses.
An Exotic Flavour
Restaurants, pubs, action bars and discos abound, and there are dozens of shops and shopping centres available for non-stop shopping. The Indian Market is a conglomeration of bazaars and stalls selling everything from curries to Indian saris adding a touch of the exotic. Regular tours in and around Durban introduce visitors to it's cultural diversity.
With King Shaka International Airport only 30 minutes away, Durban is the perfect holiday venue for travellers.
The six suite Lodge provides state-of-the art bedroom and bathroom accommodation and also a ten seater boardroom/dining room for corporate meetings and entertaining.
Queensburgh Bed & Breakfast is nestled in the heart of Queensburgh. It's a suburb of Durban and is in close proximity to the all main shopping centres and variety of restaurants. We offer two cottages and one Executive suite with balcony
Glitter Bay is situated in the Umhlanga swimming beach boasting exceptional views, direct access to the popular beachfront walkway and swimming beaches, good security and a lovely common use swimming pool.
This self Catering apartment sleeps 6 comfortably. It has 3 double bedrooms ( Main en Suite ) and 2 newly renovated Bathrooms. A Queen size Bed in the Main bedroom and Singles in the other 2 Bedrooms. Quality Linen is provided.
29 on St James is a magnificent, upmarket 7 suite B&B Guest Lodge. Each of the seven suites has its own entrance, veranda, Wi-Fi, air-con, wall safe, extra length beds &kitchen with bar fridge, microwave, cutlery & crockery. There is a wheelchair friendly
Comfortable , luxury. Self-catering accommodation in the for 1 x Bedroom luxury apartment for your weekend, weekday getaway, family vacation or business.
The Riviera Hotel is a modern attractively decorated low budget tourist hotel offering excellent value and friendly efficient service.
Lindsay Loft is a single, luxury, self catering executive apartment with panoramic views, set in a secluded garden in Durban's exclusive Morningside area.
Glitter Bay is situated on Umhlanga's Bronze Beach boasting exceptional sea views, direct access to the popular beachfront promenade and swimming beaches, good security and a lovely communal swimming pool & braai area.
Manaar House is popular with tourists and businessmen alike. The individually decorated double bedrooms offer luxurious and comfortable accommodation with en-suite bathrooms. All bedrooms are air conditioned with cooling/heating systems that can ...
Our B&B has four double rooms, two of these rooms (suite 3 and suite 4) share a TV lounge and fully equipped kitchen. The lounge also has a bed in it so if a family or friends hire these two rooms (which each have their own bathrooms), they can ...
This is a newly-decorated 3 bedroomed, 2 bathroomed simplex in Durban's fashionable Morningside, within a few minutes' walk from Greyville Racecourse, shops and restaurants, and within a few minutes' drive of all Durban's amenities
Refresh at the Beach Hotel, right on the ocean's doorstep. Enjoy awe inspiring beach and sea views and spectacular sunsets from the comfort of your spacious hotel room or self catering apartment.
The Bermudas is a magnificent beach front complex situated on Umhlanga's premier bathing beach. This 3rd floor luxurious furnished apartment, offers you spectacular views.
This pristine apartment is nestled behind Oyster Box Hotel, and provides you with the ideal opportunity to utilize whilst on holiday. Perfectly positioned close to the bustle of the Umhlanga village life, yet distant enough to relax and forget it all.