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Umhlanga: Durban

Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 362

Spend three days exploring the best of Uhmlanga and Durban. See the sights of Durban city visiting the City Hall, the Playhouse theatre complex, the Indian market and the Botanical Gardens.


The seaside town of Durban is packed with sights to intrigue and stimulate its visitors – but if you’d rather just relax on the beach, that’s fine too. With 3 days here, consider visiting the Indian market, Botanical gardens, or inspiring Emanuel Cathedral.


 

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Accommodation in Umhlanga

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    Beverly Hills Hotel



    With miles of glorious golden beaches and near perfect subtropical weather, this idyllic playground attracts sophisticated visitors from around the globe, seeking the best of sun, sea and glamour. The signature restaurant, the Sugar Club, has a contemporary ambience with dramatic views of the Indian ...

    With miles of glorious golden beaches and near perfect subtropical weather, this idyllic playground attracts sophisticated visitors from around the globe, seeking the best of sun, sea and glamour.

    The signature restaurant, the Sugar Club, has a contemporary ambience with dramatic views of the Indian Ocean, and where the food is rated among the best in the country, confirmed by its membership to the Chaine de Rotisseurs and the Moet et Chandon Restaurant Circle.

    The "elements café bar" is a chic, relaxed café offering a gourmet café menu, while the lounge area is the perfect spot to unwind and watch the dolphins swim by.

    All rooms offer dramatic uninterrupted sea views and have been restyled in muted hues of browns and creams. All suites are indulged with the services of a personal butler.

    The hotel boasts a state of the art fitness centre as well as executive meetings rooms and boardrooms.

    Facilities

    • Business Centre
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Medical Services
    • Parking
    • Parking (Valet)
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)

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    Oyster Box Hotel



    Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, a brief 5 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, The Oyster Box is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres...yet has a feeling of classical charm ...

    Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, a brief 5 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, The Oyster Box is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres...yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance like nowhere else on earth.

    With 86 luxurious rooms, suite and villa to choose from The Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor.

    Carefully crafted to meet the wishes and whims of guests from across the nation and world, The Oyster Box is proud to offer tasteful, ethnically inspired menus perfect for guests seeking anything from special fine dining occasions to simple, relaxed meals or just a small bite.

    Facilities

    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Spa

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    City Lodge Umhlanga Ridge



    Ideally situated next to the exclusive Gateway shopping and entertainment complex, the five-storey City Lodge Umhlanga Hotel is in the heart of the new business district area, not far away from Durban itself. The City Lodge Umhlanga is also a short drive from Umhlanga's exquisite ...

    Ideally situated next to the exclusive Gateway shopping and entertainment complex, the five-storey City Lodge Umhlanga Hotel is in the heart of the new business district area, not far away from Durban itself. The City Lodge Umhlanga is also a short drive from Umhlanga's exquisite promenade and beach front.
    Besides a gym, sun deck and terraced cafe the City Lodge Hotel in Umhlanga has a small but beautiful swimming pool. It is also 20 metres away from Umhlanga's best restaurants and shops.
    The rooms at the City Lodge Umhlanga, Durban, are of an excellent standard. The hotel rooms are carpeted and provide comfortable beds with small bed side tables. Each room has a writing desk, internet access, satellite TV and tea or coffee making facilities. All bathrooms have both baths and showers.

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Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 362

Itinerary

Day 1

Durban Airport to Umhlanga Hotel

Duration40 Minutes

Royal Palm

Royal Palm is situated in the centre of Palm Boulevard directly opposite the Gateway Theatre of Shopping on Umhlanga Ridge. Gateway theatre of shopping is the largest shopping complex in the Southern Hemisphere with upmarket retail outlets including banks, shops, entertainment, cinemas, and a hotel and conference centre. The development is close to the Umhlanga Hospital and La Lucia Office Estate. Umhlanga New Town Centre will be a mixed-use hub to be developed around a series of squares, parks and boulevards, surrounding the Gateway Theatre of Shopping. It is a vibrant environment where people live, work, shop and play; a medium density, user-friendly environment that will revolutionise the way people will live in the Umhlanga New Town Centre.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration2 Nights
Accommodation

Royal Palm

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    Royal Palm



    Royal Palm is situated in the centre of Palm Boulevard directly opposite the Gateway Theatre of Shopping on Umhlanga Ridge. Gateway theatre of shopping is the largest shopping complex in the Southern Hemisphere with upmarket retail outlets including banks, shops, entertainment, cinemas, and a hotel ...

    Royal Palm is situated in the centre of Palm Boulevard directly opposite the Gateway Theatre of Shopping on Umhlanga Ridge. Gateway theatre of shopping is the largest shopping complex in the Southern Hemisphere with upmarket retail outlets including banks, shops, entertainment, cinemas, and a hotel and conference centre. The development is close to the Umhlanga Hospital and La Lucia Office Estate. Umhlanga New Town Centre will be a mixed-use hub to be developed around a series of squares, parks and boulevards, surrounding the Gateway Theatre of Shopping. It is a vibrant environment where people live, work, shop and play; a medium density, user-friendly environment that will revolutionise the way people will live in the Umhlanga New Town Centre.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Conference Facilities
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Games Room
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Hair/Beauty Salon
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Massage Treatments
    • Parking
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Spa

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Day 2

Half Day Durban City Tour

The tour begins as you travel along the brand-new Golden Mile, the revitalised beachfront promenade which hugs the beckoning beaches of Durban viewing the newly upgraded Point Waterfront. Then move through the City, viewing the majestic City Hall, and enjoying its humorous history! Then continue to the small craft harbour viewing the 8th largest harbour in the world. Drive past the sugar terminals and very busy harbour warehouses on your way to the University of Natal - Durban Campus where you view lovely sights of the harbour down below. Then you visit the bustling African/Indian Markets at Warwick Triangle - home to 9 distinct markets developed around Durban's largest public transport interchange and where approximately 6 000 street vendors ply their trade, to an average of 460 000 daily commuters - an authentic experience. From culture to nature, you visit the peaceful Durban Botanic Gardens founded in 1849, a treasure trove of massive trees from Asia, Africa and America, and a magnificent orchid house. Then conclude with a visit to an icon of Kwazulu Natal, the Moses Mabhida Stadium where you will have the option of experiencing the cable car ride (own account) to the top of the Stadium for that phenomenal view of Durban and its surroundings.

Duration4 Hours
Day 3

Umhlanga Hotel to Durban Airport

Duration40 Minutes

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DEPARTURES:

Daily.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Return airport transfers
  • 2 nights' accommodation with breakfast dail
  • Half day city tour

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

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Excursion Suggestions

As there is so much to see and do in many of our City Breaks/Stopover Ideas, you should consider staying longer. Below is a list of suggestions that can be added to your stay.

  • Durban : City Half Day Tour

    Travel along the brand-new Golden Mile, the revitalised beachfront promenade which hugs the beckoning beaches of Durban viewing the newly upgraded Point Waterfront.
    Duration:
    4 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Durban: Full Day Hluhluwe Game Reserve

    This Big Five game park is home to 84 game species and is the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa, world-renowned for its highly successful white rhino conservation pr...
    Duration:
    11 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    See Trip Details
  • Durban: Isandlwana & Rorkes Drift Tour

    KwaZulu-Natal province is rich in Anglo-Zulu war history, where two of the most famous, at times heart-wrenching battles fought between the Zulu and British Armies too...
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
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  • Durban: Sani Pass & Lesotho Full Day Tour

    Early this morning, you will be picked up from your hotel for your full day Sani Pass and Lesotho Tour. For those with a sense of adventure, a 4x4 drive (the only mea...
    Duration:
    12 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    See Trip Details
  • Durban: Shakaland Full Day Tour

    Beautifully set amongst the endless mountains of Zululand, experience traditional Zulu culture and customs at the largest Zulu Kraal in Zululand. This tour includes a...
    Duration:
    7 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    See Trip Details
  • Durban: Ushaka Marine World

    Home to Africa's largest dolphinarium, the globally respected uShaka Marine World entices you to explore the wonders of Africa's vast ocean life. It's a fascinating jo...
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    See Trip Details
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