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.
Perfectly situated right on the beach, lies this lovely bright and sunny spacious 3 bedroom apartment with incredible ocean views.
4Shore Guesthouse Bluff Durban is an ideal business/working person or COUPLES ONLY accommodation providing a quiet environment for a good nights sleep. We are located on the well known Anstey's life-guarded swimming beach, in Southern Durban area.
13 The Shades is situated directly across the road from the access to the main bathing beach in Umhlanga Rocks. This luxury self-catering apartment consists of a lounge, dining area and a fully fitted modern kitchen. There are two double bedrooms with a m
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
At Fairaway Guest House we offer a full range of facilities in each of our 7 rooms: Each are en-suite, with shower, toilet and basin; Tea & coffee facilities; Mini fridge; Air-con...
Sandals Guest House is centrally situated in the quiet residential area of Umhlanga Rocks, only 200 metres from the beach and one block away from the heart of the village where there is an abundance of top class restaurants and
This 2 bedroom, luxury self-catering apartment is on the 20th floor, boasts unrivalled views across Africa's busiest port and the Indian Ocean coastline. It has tasteful decoration and is fully equipped with all modern conveniences
Situated in the popular tourist destination of Umhlanga is a complex MARINE TERRACES where we can offer you a well appointed two bedroom unit. 1 Marine Terraces is a two bedroom, two bathroom unit situated in Marine Terraces complex in the heart of Umhlan
This air-conditioned apartment occupies the entire upper level of the complex and consists of three large bedrooms and three bathrooms. The large open plan kitchen, dining room, and lounge area all offer superb sea views. It has a magnificent ...
Comfortable , luxury. Self-catering accommodation in the for 1 x Bedroom luxury apartment for your weekend, weekday getaway, familly vacation or business.
We offer a variety of individually decorated luxury rooms. All rooms are air conditioned and are fitted with Satellite TV and tea/coffee facilities. Our rooms are spacious, very comfortable, private and serviced daily.
43 Sea Lodge is located on the 4th floor of the stunning Sea Lodge apartment block in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks, and has direct beach access to the main bathing beach.
All Seasons B&B; situated on the east coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal, promises its guests the best Durban has to offer in the way of a truly memorable experience. Located just off Marine Drive on the Bluff; just two minutes from the beachfront and twenty minute
506 Lighthouse Mall is situated in the heart of the Umhlanga Village and within 200 meters of the main swimming beach in Umhlanga Rocks, on the fifth floor of Lighthouse Mall. There are awesome sea views from the apartment.
If you are looking for a weekend getaway or extended stay then this cosy 2 Bedroom - 4 Sleeper - Self Catering Unit is a perfect choice.
Very special, newly renovated, one bedroom garden cottage with fabulous views in a lovely part of Morningside. Riverview Cottage sleeps 2 maximum in a king bed or two singles, with a full bathroom with bath and shower. Self-catering with a fully equ
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, night clubs, etc. The apartment is spacious and comfortable with a queen bed in
Seaschelles offers self-catering accommodation in a relaxed atmosphere for the perfect holiday or business trip. The two luxury self-catering apartments, situated in Umhlanga Rocks, offers spectacular ocean views. It is ideally situated for what
The Spinnaker is a landmark high rise apartment building set in a commanding position overlooking Ushaka Island Marine Park. Situated on the 21st floor it affords unrivaled panoramic views across Africa's busiest harbour, the Indian Ocean, Durban's Golden