North Coast Holidays - KwaZulu Natal
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KwaZulu Natal's North Coast consists of magnificent stretches of endless beaches and rolling fields of sugar cane. The North Coast beaches vary from little private coves to craggy rock faces all making up this unique South African stretch of North KZN Coastline. Accommodation on the KwaZulu Natal north coastline has boomed and, although generally more expensive than it's South Coast cousin, this upmarket region has become a hot favourite for holiday accommodation in South Africa. Besides the variety of North Coast holiday accommodation, The KZN North Coast towns are a stepping stone to the far Northern Kwazulu Natal game reserve and lakes regions. This region is commonly known as Zululand, and is home to Umfolozi Game Reserve, Hluhluwe Game Reserve and The Great St Lucia Wetlands which is a South African National Heritage Site.
KZN North Coast - Where the dolphins play
The North Coast Indian Ocean is relatively clear, and the shallow waters attract dolphins who swim close to shore in order to feed. Thus the North Coast is also known as the Dolphin Coast, where surveys suggest that at least 200 dolphins, in small groups, frequent these waters.
KZN North Coast - A golfer's paradise
Between the Durban and the Ballito area, golfing enthusiasts will find some of the most beautiful and challenging golf courses. Umhlali Country Club, Zimbali Golf Estate, Prince's Grant Golf Estate and Mount Edgecombe Golf Estate are amongst the favourites.
KZN North Coast - Nature's playground and accommodation hot spot
The KwaZulu Natal North Coast offers scores of activities to choose from. Excellent fishing and diving spots can be found along the North Coast, including some scenic challenging golf courses. Surfing, sunbathing and swimming are popular past times for locals and holiday makers alike. Tennis courts, squash courts, bowling greens and well equipped fitness centres are available in the area. Hot air ballooning, microlight flights and shark diving experiences are some of the more adventurous North Coast activities.
Wildlife enthusiasts can enjoy the Harold Johnson Nature Reserve, situated on the banks of the Tugela River and run by the Parks Board. This North Coast reserve offers picnic sites and walking trails, and there is a small variety of game and large variety of bird life. The North Coast Crocodile Farm in Ballito has over 7000 Nile Crocodile plus snakes and other reptiles. The farm includes bush and hill trails, curios and refreshments.
At Umhlanga Rocks, the Natal Sharks Board offers visitors a chance to see an audio visual and shark dissection presentation, or they can browse the display hall and Sharks Board Curio Shop. Umhlanga Rocks accommodation has changed from a generally permanent residential town to a bustling holiday mecca.
The Umhlanga Ridge is a newly developed suburb of Umhlanga Rocks. The Umhlanga Rocks Gateway Shopping Centre is situated on the Umhlanga Ridge, and offers a 'big time' shopping experience to all local residents, and visitors to Umhlanga Rocks.
Besides Umhlanga Rocks, particular North Coast towns such as Ballito, Salt Rock and Chakas Rock offer a wide variety of restaurants to suit all occasions, where North Coast holiday makers can spend the evening enjoying mouth watering dishes, take in one of the latest movies, or dance the night away to the latest music craze. For 'shopaholics' there are modern shopping centres and specialist shops in abundance.
La Pirogue is a well maintained & safe complex perfect for families. Lush gardens & manicured lawns surround the sparkling swimming pool with a splash pool for the little ones, which are on your doorstep. As well as a private forest area for the children
This stunning cottage offers a perfect holiday venue - a beautifully appointed home, only steps away from the Beach. It is within walking distance to the main Salt Rock Beach, complete with safe swimming facilities, and Salt Rock's well-known tidal p
Situated in the exclusive Zimbali Coastal Resort boasting exclusive hotels, pools, restaurants and natural bush and beach recreation, lies 40 Sanctuary- spacious, private and ultra modern- this home allows for a full Zimbali access and resort living.
The exotic atmosphere of Thai island living experienced on the pristine sands of Umdloti Beach. A place to relax in traditional Thai surrounds in the award winning Thai beach house 'Mei-Pen-Lai '.
Get away from it all and discover something new. This secure complex is situated in an undiscovered piece of paradise away from the urban rush, yet close to all modern amenities.
La Mustique central to the CBD on the 5km shoreline promenade in Ballito is a much sought after up-market private and secure complex due to its perfect holiday location.
3 Kenny Close is a stunning luxurious apartment situated directly on the beach in the secure gated community at the end of Westbrook beach. There is direct access from the garden onto the beach via a security gate.
17 Perissa, Santorini - Ballito. This stunning first floor unit is situated in one of the Santorini villages – the unit is level to the parking but has a balcony.
Enjoy this tranquil furnished fully equipped spacious 2-bedroom garden unit which sleeps a maximum of 6 people. Only a short walk to the popular Thompsons Bay Beach and tidal pools which is across the road from the complex.
Enjoy spectacular sea views from this lovely-furnished fully equipped spacious ground floor unit which sleeps a maximum of 4 people in 2 queen sized beds. Short walk to the popular Thompsons Bay beach and tidal pools which is across from complex.
There are two double bedrooms on the top floor, sharing a bathroom with shower and there are a sleeper couch and room for a divan in the lounge, on the ground floor for another two persons. There is a guest toilet and wash-basin off the lounge ...
Beachfront apartment in secure gated complex. 3 bedrooms all en-suite. Open plan kitchen / dining / sitting room. Excellent sea views . Double automated garage.
This ground floor self-catering unit accommodates 4 persons and is situated on the front row of the Akrotiri "village" with beautiful sea views. The main bedroom has a queen size bed and is bath en-suite. The second bedroom has 2 single beds.
Ilanga 7 is a luxurious, fully air-conditioned, modern apartment situated within Simbithi Eco & Golf Estate in Ballito, ideal for the perfect holiday in a sub tropical climate of KwaZulu-Natal.
Our spacious newly renovated upmarket corner unit is on the first floor of The Boulders, a sought after beachfront security complex on Compensation Road, Ballito.
Idyllic couple's retreat. This luxury first-floor accommodation consists of: a spacious bedroom with a queen-size bed and valley and breaker views. a spacious, open-plan living area with magical beach views and a fully-equipped granite-topped kitchen.
Situated in an apartment block on the beautiful Ballito beachfront, Boulders boasts some of the most magnificent views of the North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal.
This newly built double-storey house is situated on Southward Ho with an unobstructed view of the first green and distant sea view. The house is bright, airy and spacious and easily accommodates 10 people. Aluminium stacking doors open up from the...
Sea views. Beautifully furnished. 1 x Large sitting room. 1 x Dining Room. 4 x Bedrooms.
Prince's Grant boasts stunning private beaches and a world-class golf coarse. You’ll love our beach house because of the lovely sea views, the spacious bedrooms, the open-plan kitchen dining room and lounge area perfect for big families.