The Palms is set in a peaceful and tranquil setting in one of Durban's established suburbs. It is situated close to the main access roads, 20 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from the city centre.

We offer:

  • Secure off road parking.
  • Tea and coffee facilities.
  • En-suite bathrooms.
  • Swimming pool.
  • Radio clocks and alarms.
  • Guest lounge with TV.
  • Ceiling fans.
  • Air conditioning.

Sight seeing tours can be arranged and offer a visit to African Cultural Villages, sites of historical interest or pass the day on one of Durban's famous sandy beaches.

Evenings can be spent at a nearby casino or take a trip to the theatre to see Africa theme performances.

Game Park safaris are within driving distance and one can have the chance of spotting one of Africa's Big Five Game animals.

There are numerous sporting facilities available in the area, play golf at one of the worlds top 100 golf courses at the Durban Country Club, or take a boat trip to see the dolphins catching the waves, maybe catch a view of the Hump Back Whale. Deep sea diving off the Aliwal Shoal to view the numerous fish or take a trip to catch one of the game fish off the coast.

Durban being a holiday resort has numerous events at various times of the year and always has something different to offer the tourist.

Please note: We are unable to accommodate children under 12 years

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Highly Recommended
  • National Accommodation Association
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars
  • DSTV in communal area
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • tea / coffee making facilities

X 31 2' 23"
Y 29 47' 36"



On the N3 from Johannesburg / Pietermaritzburg, follow signs through Durban for the North Coast M4. (This heads out towards Umhlanga) About 6km from the city centre, take exit no.4 which is signposted for Durban North & Broadway. Take the first left with the Engen garage on your left, this is Old Mill Way. THE PALMS (No. 46) is half a kilometre up on the left hand side.


Follow signs to Durban N2
Take N2 to next exit no.190 signposted for M27 Verulam / Umdloti
Take offramp towards Umdloti
Follow signs for M4 to Umhlanga
Travel 15km towards Durban on M4 past Umhlanga
Take exit No. 4 which is signposted for Durban North & Broadway (Swapo Road)
Cross over freeway & take the first road left which is Old Mill Way.
THE PALMS is half way up on the left hand side (Number 46)