Destination guide

Explore the sunny setting in Umhlanga

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Umhlanga. Well known for its cafes, shark watching and cocktail bars, this trendy city won't disappoint. Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and uShaka Marine World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Umhlanga

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Umhlanga a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • UShaka Marine World (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mount Edgecombe Country Club (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Beachwood Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Windsor Park Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Durban Country Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mitchell Park Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Umhlanga

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Umhlanga. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Umhlanga Main Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Japanese Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Umhlanga

The nearest airport is in Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.), located 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Umhlanga?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 95 holiday rentals near Umhlanga. From 21 Houses to 57 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Umhlanga for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Umhlanga?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Umhlanga. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach: 139 holiday rentals
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse: 139 holiday rentals
  • KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board: 112 holiday rentals
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail: 139 holiday rentals
  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping: 138 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Umhlanga listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Umhlanga?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in Umhlanga. Our other popular types of Umhlanga holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 57 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Umhlanga?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 60 holiday homes with pool available in Umhlanga. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.