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 main self catering unit is built on two levels. Downstairs consists of a lounge, dining room, kitchen and guest toilet. Upstairs consists of a large airy bedroom with a king size bed and a beautifully appointed full bathroom and toilet. There ...
24 hour security, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit.Lounge, dinning room, outdoor braai area, lock-up garage, swimming pool plus additional parking.
Wake up to an East Coast Sunrise and watch the sun set on the beautiful Durban Harbour. The Spinnaker is a landmark high rise apartment building situated in the rejuvenated Durban Point Waterfront, directly overlooking Ushaka Marine World.
This lovely apartment comprises of 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, open plan lounge and dining room, fully equipped kitchen(washing machine, tumble dryer), DSTV premium package and balcony/patio with sea views. The apartment is serviced prior to guests occu
Penney Holiday Flats, budget accommodation, only 1 minute's walk to Durban's main beach area, making it ideal accommodation for holiday makers looking for sun, sea and sand.
There are 4 large bedrooms with a sea view from the main bedroom. Main en suite with 2 additional bathrooms and a separate guest loo. 2 Large lounges both with flat screen TV and DSTV.
Clifton Country House offers cottages and double rooms. Ideal for a weekend getaway, holidays, base for tourists, businessmen, cyclists, paddlers and runners. Conveniently located to offer tranquil country living
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
The Edge B&B is set in an indigenous garden adjoining the Krantzkloof Nature Reserve (approximately 25 km from Durban). Accommodation is in a comfortable cottage with private deck and spectacular views over the cliffs, grasslands and forests
Up market, affordable accommodation with excellent service and warm hospitality, Anchor's Rest has everything to offer the holidaymaker or business person. Set in tropical surroundings with beautiful beaches, quality shopping and restaurants...
Marine Terraces 8 is a three bedroom holiday apartment in a secure complex in Umhlanga. When staying at Marine Terraces you are close to major transport routes, making visiting great attractions and neighbouring areas a breeze. The apartment is also only
Glitter Bay is situated on Umhlanga's Bronze beach boasting exceptional views, direct access to the popular beachfront walkway and swimming beaches, good security and a lovely communal swimming pool & braai area.You can enjoy the ambience ...
8 Gunda is a 4 bedroom 4 bathroom house but can be let as a 2 bedroom as 2 of the rooms are only accessible from the outside. All the bedroom have flat screen tv's with full dstv,3 rooms are airconditioned and the 4th has a celing fan.
Our home has been lovingly adorned with many antiques from this period. All 7 en-suite double rooms are air-conditioned and tastefully furnished with your comfort in mind. Some rooms have their own private court yards and all have TV, hostess tray...
The spacious studio style accommodation is bright and airy - the outlook is onto indigenous forest with abundant bird life and with regular visits of monkeys and dassies. Enjoy the feeling of space and privacy. The unit has its own comfortable ...