- Guests think Umbrella Tree House is in an excellent location
- 37 Hilken Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4319, KwaZulu-Natal
Umhlanga is one of the premier holiday spots in South Africa. Just 15 minutes drive north of Durban, it is perfectly situated for exploring the best of KwaZulu-Natal. The lovely hot summers and warm Indian Ocean make for super beach holidays, even the winters are warm and mild. The Umhlanga village is vibey with great outdoor restaurants. Beautiful beaches, great shopping, exploring, relaxing, eating and drinking all make Umhlanga a fabulous spot for a getaway. The Oyster Box Hotel is an Umhlanga landmark right next to the Umhlanga lighthouse - have a drink in the Lighthouse Bar.
Attractions include beaches, bodyboarding, surfing, diving, snorkelling, dolphin and whale viewing, deep-sea fishing, kite-boarding, Sharks Board, Ushaka Marine World, Gateway Shoppertainment Centre, golf, horse-riding, microlighting, game-viewing (min 1 hour drive), Sibaya casin, Suncoast casino, Hawaan reserve, Kloof gorge, Botanical gardens, bird-watching, Umgeni Bird Park, rugby, cricket, standing wave, flow-riders, IMAX, MTN sciencentre, shopping, movies.
If you're prepared to travel a little then the World Heritage sites of St Lucia and the Drakensberg are not too far. There's the whole of the North and South Coast and Zululand to explore as well. Come to Umhlanga to unwind.