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.
Le Paradis in Ballito has 1 x main bedroom en-suite with a full bathroom. 2nd bedroom with 2 x single beds and a 3rd bedroom with single bunk beds. The unit contains a lounge, dining room and kitchen nook, DSTV and Wifi available. The complex has swimmin
# 15 La Mustique is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom Self Catering beachfront apartment on the first floor Located on 94 Compensation Beach Road in Ballito (between Boulder Beach and Willard Beach)
This elegant family home is situated on Kwa Zulu Natal's north coast, Salt Rock. It has glorious sea views, being positioned one row from the beach, literally a stone's throw from the sand! Offering a nice secluded view of the area and beach
Hawkins Drive House is a spacious home which has no stairs within a 5 minute walk to the beach and is pet friendly. Shops, restaurants and pubs are closeby.
10 La Mustique is a lovely spacious, 2nd floor beachfront self-catering apartment for 6 people. Located in a secure and private complex right on the Ballito beachfront.
Located on the KZN North Coast, about 90Kms from Durban or Richards Bay, Agape self-catering, secure and pet friendly Beach house is beautifully situated, with magnificent river and sea views and has direct access to the beach.
Come and be pampered! Hear the sounds of the surf, and See the dolphins at play, whilst sipping a drink from your private, undercover, wooden deck ...Yes! We are that close!! Shaka's Seat is a family run holiday home for all to enjoy.
Situated on the charming and secure Prince's Grant Golf Estate, 30 minutes north of Ballito, on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast of South Africa, Sea-for-Africa is the ideal place to stay, whether you are looking for a golfing holiday, beach holiday...
Unit 32 is ideally situated on the ground floor of Martinique Complex. The Complex is safe, secure, clean with braai facilities and a huge sparkling blue swimming pool. There are security guards on duty every night and the entrance gates are remote contr
This spacious holiday house, situated right on the beach at Salmon Bay, has sea views and direct access to the beach via a private pathway. It is ideal for bigger families, with all the bedrooms downstairs and balcony, lounge,dining room.
Private and peaceful, the large Cape Georgian home nestles in a secure garden on the exclusive Dolphin Crescent. The 5 bedrooms are beautifully furnished and are very comfortable. They have air-conditioning, TV, hospitality tray and en-suite ...
Al Marrakesh Guest House is situated in the heart of the seaside town of Ballito, on South Africa's Dolphin coast, within 1km of the main beaches, shops and restaurants. This serene, family establishment intertwines the Middle Eastern and African cultures
This ground floor apartment sleeps 8. It has 3 bedrooms, all with ceiling fans and 2 full bathrooms. The main bedroom has a double bed and en suite bathroom offers 2 basins, shower, bath and toilet
This luxury self catering apartment is situated about 20 meters from the water's edge, overlooking a small private beach. Watch dolphins, whales and the local fishermen while enjoying sundowners on the patio.
3 bedrooms, 3 Bath, main en-suite. Open plan kitchen / dining / sitting room. Excellent sea views. Double automated garage. Air conditioned. 2 large viewing decks.
This modern, fully furnished, 3rd floor apartment has magnificent sea-views from the large patio, living room, main and second bedrooms.
Holiday like you're in your own home. Luxurious upmarket 3 bed, 2 bathroom apartment on 5th floor. Big patio with full sea views on the Umdloti beachfront. Kitchen conveniently and fully equipped with dishwasher, washing machine and dryer.
Step right out of the door onto the beach. You can't get closer to the warm Indian Ocean and a protected beach than this. Umdloti Breakers self-catering apartment has 4 bedrooms and sleeps 10.
This beautifully appointed apartment has unrestricted sea views and tranquil atmosphere, whilst remaining within a short distance of Umdloti village and beaches.
A free standing house (240sqm), ideal for family holidays, holidays with small pets or quiet getaways. The property is about a 3 minute walk away from the main beach and tidal pool. It has 3 bedrooms and 2,5 bathrooms as well as a large patio ...