Where to Stay in Umhlanga
Umhlanga Tourism provides lots of helpful information on where to stay in the area. Visitors can book directly with the service providers listed on this site or can pop into the tourism office for more advice.
Why choose to holiday in Umhlanga? Firstly, accommodation in this coastal resort is plenteous and includes the best accommodation South Africa has to offer. Places to stay include superb luxury hotels, lodges and B&Bs, guesthouses, timeshare resorts, Airbnb, self-catering B&Bs, self-catering apartments, and backpackers.
Areas include Avoca Hills, Durban North, Glen Anil, Glenashley, La Lucia, Mount Edgecombe, Phoenix, Redhill, Somerset Park, Tongaat, Umdloti, Verulam and Virginia among others.
Secondly, Umhlanga is perfectly situated on the east coast of South Africa just north of the vibrant port city of Durban. It's only ten minutes south of King Shaka International Airport. It faces the warm waters of the Indian Ocean and its beautiful coastline attracts visitors from around the world. Much of the accommodation has sea views while others are within walking distance of the beach, shops and things to do.
Thirdly, Umhlanga’s subtropical climate means visitors can enjoy the outdoors all year round. Even the winter months, from April to August, lend themselves to sunbathing, swimming, walking and a host of other activities.
Umhlanga is not only popular with overseas guests. South Africans from other provinces flock to the beach during peak holiday season. In addition, Umhlanga Ridge is a well-developed business hub, and attracts business people from all over.
Book directly with the Umhlanga Tourism members listed on this site or pop into our office for more advice.