The month of July brings with it the annual Vodacom Durban July, the most
widely anticipated horse racing event in Africa, and a definite highlight of the
social calendar. This year's event takes place on Saturday July 2.
Greyville race course sets the scene for a fashion extravaganza of note, with society folk competing for the title of best dressed couple. The competition attracts a multitude of oddly interesting outfits, made in almost every possible shape, size and colour .Each year brings with it something completely new and different.
A number of marquees scattered around the track set the scene for much eating, drinking and merriment. A competition for the best test is also an annual highlight, with large corporate companies setting up and inviting the who's who to attract attention to their tents .
The race itself sees a total prize amount of over R30 million being paid out. Betting for the event is operated by Gold Circle, opening a few days before the race, or one can bet at a tote, or on track at Greyville. Gold Circle also operates telephone betting and interactive betting. Parking is limited for several kilometres around the track, so it is advised to take a taxi to the course.
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
4 Isabella Gardens is a lovely 3 bedroom (6 sleeper) duplex in 7th Avenue, Morningside, Durban. It is within walking distance to Greyville Racecourse, Avondale Spar, Argyle Road Spur, Florida Road with all its pubs and restaurants.
Our lodge has en-suite bedrooms with tv's fans and air conditioners for those balmy Durban evenings. We also offer safe off-street parking, pool bar, laundry / maid service and a fully fitted communal kitchen for your self catering requirments...
Acorn Bed & Breakfast in Durban, an oasis of graciousness and tranquility in Durban's exclusive Berea, has every modern convenience, yet retains the old-worlde impeccable service and style of yester-year.
Situated high up on Berea, below Musgrave Centre, with views over the CBD towards the beachfront in a peaceful, secure cul-de-sac road lined with samples of architectural listed buildings this 110 year old house boasts clean wooden floors, high ceilings,
We have 16 en-suite bedrooms including 1 Family suite. For your convenience, all rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, DSTV and complimentary Wi-Fi access. Other facilities include secure off-street parking, 24 hour security and a swimming pool.
Musgrave Avenue Guest Lodge is a renovated Georgian style building offering affordable accommodation in Durban, which is suitable for families, groups, couples and corporate travellers.
All rooms are extremely comfortable and have a private feel they are all en-suite, with DStv, air-conditioning and all rates include a full English breakfast. We have 8 rooms all en-suite. We have a cook school/conference venue/private restaurant ...
The Riviera Hotel is a modern attractively decorated low budget tourist hotel offering excellent value and friendly efficient service.
The six suite Lodge provides state-of-the art bedroom and bathroom accommodation and also a ten seater boardroom/dining room for corporate meetings and entertaining.