In The Area

 

On Point Waterfront

A Durban venue! Food, drinks, entertainment, family, friends, and the best views of the harbour at On Point. Experience massive ships passing by only a few metres away.

A must see destination!

Private Gondola Rides

Book now for your relaxing Gondola Boat Ride right here in Durban on the amazing Point Waterfront Canal.

Durban Cruise Terminal

The Durban Cruise Terminal is a project in development which will see a new cruise ship terminal constructed in the South African city of Durban. Work on the terminal began in November 2019.

Durban Point Waterfront

Durban’s Best Venue! Food, Drinks, Entertainment, Family, Friends, And The Best Views At On Point.

Umhlanga Arch

Umhlanga Arch is an exciting shopping, food and lifestyle destination located on the ridge in Umhlanga, KZN Durban.

Umhlanga Village

‘The Village’, as it’s come to be known, is still one of KZN’s most popular restaurant hubs. With the beach a stone’s throw away and a plethora of hotels to choose from.

Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve

The Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve setting is breathtaking. The 26-hectare reserve sits on the coast of the Indian Ocean. The nature reserve is home to many different bird species, wild animals, and various plants and trees.

Umhlanga Rocks Whalebone Pier

This pier has to be the most beautiful in South Africa, with the lighthouse on the one side and a beautiful beach on the other side. You can sit on the benches and enjoy the spectacular views from the pier. The whalebone Pier resembles the carcass of a giant whale.

Umhlanga Rocks Promenade

Umhlanga’s beachfront promenade is perfect for a morning or afternoon walk, run or stretch all along the beach. You will find coffee and ice-cream kiosks for a coffee, water or ice cream to enjoy throughout the year.

Vintage Yac Flying

The opportunity to fly in a vintage acrobatic Russian plane is available now to book through The North Star Micro Hotel. The Yakovlev Yak-18T, a Russian aircraft, is a four or five-seat fully aerobatic utility aircraft developed by Yuri Yakovlev.

The North Star Beach

Shongweni Farmers Market

If you enjoy browsing art while ordering a barista coffee and snacking on a pancake, there is a market you need to visit. It is a drive out for the morning but well worth it.

The Beautiful Hole In The Wall

Thompson Bay on the North coast of Kwazulu Natal is home to a hidden ancient Hole in the rocks. It is a beautiful setting full of rock pools with tropical coloured coral on the ocean bed. Thompson Bay has a large tidal pool, crystal clear with a soft sea breeze on a perfect summer day.

Ushaka Marine World

Ushaka Marine World promises unlimited fun for any ocean life enthusiast. It is colorful and bold, scary and imaginative, exotic, and calm. Water soothes and the creatures living in the ocean move with grace.

Umgeni River Bird Park

A bird park housing more than 800 birds from over 200 species. Exotic and beautiful, colorful and peculiar, did I walk into a Tim Burton film set?

North Star Activities in the area

The Sardine Run

It is a magnificent spectacle for locals and visitors viewing thousands of silverfish in the surf. The Sardine Run is an annual sardine migration along South Africa’s east coast between May and July. 

Bustling City Life

A street full of Durban delights – it’s Florida Road. Feel the electric street vibe and unique, historic architecture on Florida Road as you explore a range of restaurants, galleries, boutiques, studios and bars.