Umhlanga, North Coast, KZN
Welcome to the very popular coastal town in the North Coast of Umhlanga Rocks which lies on the Eastern Coast of South Africa - a 10 minutes drive North of Durban.
Thousands of tourists flock every year for the holiday seasons from all over South Africa to enjoy the warm, sunny climate and Umhlanga's attractive beaches. This forever developing holiday destination has so many activities, adventures, places to see and exciting things to do.
Go park your car or even take a walk down to Umhlanga Rocks Beach
. Here you can venture along Umhlanga's scenic boardwalk, which is a path that goes parralell and inbetween the beach and modern Hotels. Along the way, you'll find access points to the beach, cocktail bars, beach cafe's, beautiful african artwork and curios for sale, the prominent Umhlanga lighthouse, rock pools, pristine surf and a new modern pier thats just recently been built with magnificent blue lights that shine against the pier at night. ... which has guards patrolling the boardwalk to make your holiday is safer.
After a long day at the beach, it's time to kickback, relax with an ice cold beer or cocktail at some of best restaurants, bars and lounges Umhlanga has to offer. Umhlanga's nitelife teems with holiday makers, students and people who have a taste for top class delicious seafood. ... And for the brave or talented, maybe go and expose your vocals at some of the kareokee entertainment bars there is to exploit in Umhlanga.
A wide variety of accommodation is offered in Umhlanga. Hotels, Self Catering accommodation, Bed and Breakfast Accommodation, Luxury Accommodation, Guest Houses + more ... Booking early is essential if you want to avoid dissapointment!
Opposite Gateway Shopping Centre, Along Umhlanga's ridge, down by the beach - All around Umhlanga, you will find the all types of accommodation and the type you are looking for.
If you happen to be strugging to find a place to stay over, then head over to the Tourist information Centre, where you can be helped.
GATEWAY SHOPPING MALL
Up on Umhlanga's ridge is the very hard to miss Gateway shopping Centre. Hosting a variety of shops and entertainment activites and faciltiies, including, the highest free-standing indoor climbing wall in the world (22.5 metres high), Go-kart track, standing waves at the Wave House, Huge skate park, 4x4 tracks / courses, bowling alley, putt putt course,(great to keep the kids entertained while the adults can do their shopping) ... Imax theatre, a variety of different restaurants, clothing shops, supermarkets, and much more. Gateway is know to be the "Theatre of Shopping".
Feeling lucky? Wanna dice with the high rollers? Do take a 10 minute drive up North to Sibaya Casino
. - An African themed Casino with large statues of carved elephants and African Animals. The Casino Hosts not only the Casino, but top class restaurants, takeaways, shops and has Nightlife which we'll leave you to find out!