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Most Umhlanga hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Places to Visit in Umhlanga

Getting fired up about your trip to Umhlanga? Like some info about what to do and see when you arrive? That's where we come in!

Gateway Theatre of Shopping is the perfect place to go if you're hankering for some window-shopping. With crowds of people coming and going, you'll have lots of fellow shopaholics to keep you company! There's a wonderful range of things to do in this destination. Kite flying by the sea is an activity the entire family can do together. If wind is forecast, why not attempt to launch one at Umhlanga Rocks Beach? Still have some time to spare? For years, Umhlanga Lighthouse has dutifully shown ships and boats the way through darkness and hazardous waters. Visit this timeless structure and get to know its secrets.

Everyone knows you don't go on a vacation to sit in a metal tube and sleep in a strange bed. Vacations are all about the adventures you have while you're away!

Ever heard of a Vacation Photographer in Umhlanga? You might want to consider trying one. This excellent activity deserves to be at the very top of your to-do list.

Have some time up your sleeve? Head to our Umhlanga things to do page for a complete list of activities.

Umhlanga Accommodations

In Umhlanga, you'll discover no less than 24 Expedia places to stay in. Book as soon as you can for the greatest luxury getaways and cheap vacations.

Our recommendations are The Oyster Box (2 Lighthouse Road) and the Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Ridge (14 Palm Boulevard, Umhlanga Ridge). Look into the services and facilities and then take your pick.

Nearest Airports to Umhlanga

Get your hands on a snack, plug in your headphones and peruse the in-flight movies. In no time at all you'll be landing in King Shaka International Airport (DUR)! Situated 9 miles north of Umhlanga, it's the neighborhood's most convenient terminal.

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Best Lodging Options Near Umhlanga

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Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga $54
Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020
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Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

Protea Mall, Cnr Lighthouse and Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
     
    4.1 of 5
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Very clean and nice. Situated in very safe area with many restaurants and convenience stores.

    The Oyster Box $287
    Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020
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    The Oyster Box

    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
       
      4.8 of 5
      5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      The food is incredible however breakfast service was slow even with lots of staff

      Road Lodge Umhlanga Ridge $34
      Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020
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      Road Lodge Umhlanga Ridge

      Road Lodge Umhlanga Ridge

      Cnr Meidgate and Hospital Road, Umhlanga Ridge, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
         
        3.8 of 5
        1.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        The experience was amazing, and will definittely return on my next holiday

        Royal Palm Hotel $59
        Reviewed on Dec 15, 2019
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        Royal Palm Hotel

        Royal Palm Hotel

        8 Palm Boulevard, New Town Centre, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
           
          4.1 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Extremelu beautiful and clean rooms! The staff were very accommodating when i had a family emergency and had to reschedule as well.

          Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Ridge $54
          Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020
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          Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Ridge

          Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Ridge

          14 Palm Boulevard, Umhlanga Ridge, Umhlanga Rocks, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
             
            4.0 of 5
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            The location is good. Staff is good . The family rooms need more airconditioning in the small room with the 2 beds.

            Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga $56
            Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020
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            Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

            Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

            2 Ncondo Place Umhlanga, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
               
              4.0 of 5
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Very convenient and staff was very welcoming they propose rooms for three or four.

              Beverly Hills $193
              Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019
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              Beverly Hills

              Beverly Hills

              54 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
                 
                4.7 of 5
                5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Excellent hotel with one exception - the waiters at breakfast. They have absolutely no interest in what is happening. Very disappointing

                The Capital Pearls $68
                Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020
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                The Capital Pearls

                The Capital Pearls

                6 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
                   
                  4.5 of 5
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Amazing service. Spacious. Luxurious. Modern amenities. Centrally located. Spectacular beach views

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