DURBAN, North Coast & South Coast:
A personal choice over and over again where many childhood memories were made...
The golden mile... A place we call home & definitely the warmest place to be all year round...THE WARM INDIAN OCEAN AWAITS YOU! Every day is just another day in paradise...
25 km north of Umhlanga Rocks
Three, four and five bedroom ensuite villas are all uniquely and tastefully done, using only the finest and most exclusive finishes by their individual owners. From fine crockery to luxurious linen and the list goes on.. you are sure to experience luxury at its best... Most Villas boast their own private pool and golf cart to use at your leisure. Enjoy family reunions or small intimate functions- the choice is yours.
Zimbali has several natural spring water lakes which create a beautiful habitat to the 85 species of bird, hosts of butterflies and a wide variety of indigenous plant life. Animal life within the forest reserve include bush buck, blue duiker, bushbaby, vervet monkey, banded mongoose etc..
The eastern frontage of the estate comprises a 3 km stretch of unspoilt beach forming a natural golden boundary between the rich green forest and the warm blue Indian Ocean...
Cabana Beach Resort
10 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks
031 561 2371
CHECK-IN/OUT: Sat 14h00 / 10h00
GPS CO-ORDINATES : S29d43.445 E31d05.209
Elegant and spacious, Cabana Beach Resort is a timeless classic where luxury and relaxation count for everything. Units are fully self catering. It is charmingly designed in the style of a Mediterranean village, with white-washed arches and cobble-stoned pathways. The resort is set in gardens incorporating three acres of sub-tropical parkland, and enjoys majestic views
of the Indian Ocean. Choose from cosy 2 sleeper units for romantic escapes, 4 sleeper terrace units, 2 bedroomed tower units for families of 6 or the luxurious Duplex units with breath taking views while enjoying a sumptuous braai on your very own large private balcony! There’s only a few- 3 bedroomed , 3baths which comfortably sleep 8 people! A few penthouse units as well which sleep 4 and are rarely available! Loads of facilities like sauna/steam room, huge pools etc...
Umhlanga Sands Resort
44 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks
031 561 2323
CHECK-IN/OUT: Sat 14h00 / 10h00
GPS CO-ORDINATES : S29d43.196 E31d05.402
Hugely popular and family-friendly, this exuberant resort sits right on the Umhlanga beachfront and provides stunning panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. Umhlanga Sands Resort is a family favourite where sun, sea, sand and
fun make for a vibrant holiday experience. All 237 rooms are sea-facing and offer spacious accommodation and equipped kitchenettes (excl stove). A well-patrolled promenade runs in front of the hotel. Two heated swimming pools, volleyball, an entertainment centre (bowling) and adult and children’s entertainment programmes that are fully supervised by a spirited entertainment team and which operate at full swing throughout the year. There are two restaurants and rooms are partial catering. The resort also features a gift shop, hairdressing salon, beautician and aromatherapist, and is situated within walking distance of the charming village of Umhlanga Rocks.
88 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks
TEL: 031 561 2271
CHECK IN/OUT : Sat 14h00 / 10h00
Breakers Resort is an enchanting Dolphin Coast destination in one of South Africa’s prime holiday destinations.
Guests are immediately struck by the futuristic horseshoe design of the Resort, which overlooks an attractive swimming pool and offers panoramic views of the garden and coastal area. The Resort offers 80 fully equipped 4 and 6 sleeper units and 77 Private Apartments all of which are self contained and self catering.
Loads of fun filled activities including Kiddies pool and slides, Braai Facility, Water volleyball pool, Hair and Beauty Salons etc...
Sodwana Bay Lodge
Western Shore of Lake
Phone number: +27 35 571 6000
GPS: 27° 32' 45.00'' S 32° 40' 9.00'' E
A scuba divers paradise!
Sodwana Bay Lodge is situated 5km from the beach and is popular with divers. In-house professional dive operators offer scuba diving excursions as well as dive courses. No open fires are allowed in the resort. The resort is situated 5km from the sea/beach. The charge to go onto the beach is R30 per person per day. A gate levy at the resort’s gate of R30.00 per vehicle is payable. This fee is charged to all residence staying at the resort. Extra facilities: The resort has a restaurant and Pool Bar. Dive shop on site - hiring of snorkelling and scuba equipment, introductory dive courses and dive packages. (Please pre-book on +27 35 571 0117). Turtle tours and whale watching – enquire at reception. Fishing - surf & ski boat - 5km, hiking - 5km, Micro lighting, 4 Wheelers, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling, Self-Game Drives – 45km/65km and Nature Drives.
Phone number: +27 35 590 1347
GPS: 28° 22' 19.98'' S 32° 25' 4.02'' E
La Rochelle is a tranquil self-catering resort in a tropical garden. Parking for boats and chest freezers are available. The resort is situated close to a number of popular game reserves and the Greater St Lucia Wetlands area.
About the resort: The resort has mini golf, pool, table tennis, darts and various other games. The onsite playground includes a slide and various other climbing equipment. Nearby attractions: Facilities include snorkelling at Cape Vidal (35km) and nature walks 1.5km away. Bird watching from boat trips along the estuary, and hiking through the Parks Board. Boats are available for rent in town. Fishing includes rock, surf and estuary fishing. Enjoy squash and tennis, or do whale watching from a boat.
The Palace Resort And Spa
211 O.R. Tambo Parade
Phone number: +27 31 332 8351
GPS: 29° 51' 6.18'' S 31° 2' 14.70'' E
Situated on Durban's Golden Mile, just 35km from King Shaka International Airport, the Palace Resort and Spa comprises 76 high-rise luxury apartments, all with magnificent sea views. The onsite restaurants offer light meals, Mediterranean cuisine and room service, while a swimming pool and world-class Wellness Centre, Jacuzzi and steam room complete your luxury holiday. All units have been refurbished and are fully self catering. Choose from cosy 2 sleeper studio units, spacious 4 or 6 sleepers or feel like a king in our stunning two storey penthouse which has its own Jacuzzi, large balconies and 360degree views of Durban!
Undercover parking is available at a cost of R50 per night.
+27 31 332 7391
GPS: 29° 51' 56.04'' S 31° 2' 37.98'' E
Centrally located across the road from uShaka Marine World and conveniently close to Point Waterfront, shops, restaurants and flea markets, Silversands offers comfortable apartments, some with sea views. Silversands is across the road from Addington Beach. Unit information: Each unit comprise of a self-catering, casual and comfortable apartment. Some units are side facing, while others have spectacular sea views.
A complementary guest amenities starter pack is provided. Has underwent a revamp recently . units range from four to comfortable eight sleepers!
57 OR Tambo Parade
+27 31 332 9366
GPS: 29° 51' 28.02'' S 31° 2' 21.00'' E
Durban Spa offers a family friendly holiday of convenience and access to almost every entertainment facility one could possibly imagine. Step out of the modern, yet friendly reception area onto the fun-filled beachfront promenade which offers easy access to the public beaches only 50 metres away. Durban Spa is comfortably appointed, offering suitable accommodation facilities to singles, couples, or entire families young or old. The units are fully self-contained. All with dishwashers, microwaves and air conditioning. The apartments cater for 1 - 8 persons, depending on individual requirements. Durban Spa has a magnificent unique heated indoor swimming pool as well as an indoor cold water swimming pool, sundeck with braai facilities, on site Laundromat and undercover parking. The resort also offers a hair and beauty salon, sauna and Jacuzzi, a games room with pool tables and so much more.
La Côte d’Azur
1 Manaba Beach Road Margate
TEL: +27 39 312 1521
GPS: 30° 51' 16.98'' S 30° 22' 48.00'' E
CHECK IN/OUT : 14h00 / 10h00
The ideal getaway for the entire family, La Côte d’Azur combines luxury accommodation, a secure and peaceful environment and a number of entertainment options. Stunning sea views! Designed in a Mediterranean style, the resort is surrounded by beautiful gardens located adjacent to some of South Africa’s finest beaches. Excellent facilities mean there is plenty to keep the children occupied, including a games room with darts, pool table and video games, as well as outdoor fun with a trampoline, jungle gym and swings. The resort charges a minimal fee for facilities like squash, the sauna and night time tennis. The pool area is a highlight, featuring a communal braai as well as a tuck shop.
Main Swimming Beach Margate
039 312 8100
GPS: 30° 51' 42.00'' S 30° 22' 12.00'' E
Situated on Margate's popular main beach just 153km south of Durban, this high-rise development consists of 63 luxury 3-bedroom (8sleeper) apartments overlooking the Indian Ocean. Margate Sands is perfect for those seeking a fun-filled getaway along the warm South Coast. Here you can unwind by the pool, enjoy the games room and adventure golf or indulge yourself with a relaxing treatment at the Wellness Spa. This award-winning resort is perfectly located and equipped for unforgettable conferencing or functions, with many restaurants, sports and beach activities right on your doorstep. Units have large balconies and fully equipped kitchens as well as dishwashers.
Carribean Estates, Main Road (R61)
Port Edward, KZN South Coast
Phone number: 0393112045
In the lush tropical setting of South Africa's KwaZulu Natal South Coast is a unique private Estate called Caribbean Estates, bordered by the Indian Ocean on the East and the Umtamvuna River on the South. Caribbean Estates is an established development with magnificent three, four or six bedroom villas. The villas are exquisitely furnished and equipped. Facilities on the Estate include a beautiful swimming pool complex with 2 additional pools on the estate, tennis courts and a small playground for children. Bring your own boat or take advantage of the boats, jet skis and other equipment at Water World across the river. Direct access to the unspoilt beach and the grand Umtumvuna River is via scenic walkways through the beautiful conservation area, where a huge variety of birdlife can be seen. The patient observer may even come across small buck species and Samango monkeys.The Wild Coast water Park is five minutes away and offers water sports, horse-riding, golf, restaurants and much much more. There are additional golf courses within easy reach as well as restaurants of every type close by.