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Address: Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa

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What a stunning area. Out of all of the resorts/places I've visited in south Africa over the last 35 years, this one will stay in my mind eternally. The beaches are 'to die for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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essex, uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

What a stunning area. Out of all of the resorts/places I've visited in south Africa over the last 35 years, this one will stay in my mind eternally. The beaches are 'to die for' and the small surrounding town is lovely and quaint. There are a mix of cafes, grocery stores, and surf-type shops, and it seems a safe place... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The best thing about this place is they have a lot of outing places and a lot of shops to visit. a lot of people prefer being here cause it has a lot of excitements and kiddys games.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is still one of the nicest beach areas in SA. Long walks on stunning clean beach. Sunrises are just spectacular.

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Hilton, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Cape town comes to Durban, want the same vibe without the cape weather, look no further than Umhlangas village vibe, lots of trendy pubs and restaurants offering a variety of options to eat and meet.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Very clean and vibey. Reasonably priced accommodation. Book around Gateway Shopping Mall, on Umhlanga Ridge, you will not go wrong and not need too much transport should you want to eat out. Taxi cabs are readily available outside and not too expensive. The beaches are not overcrowded and clean. Walks along the promenade are a pleasure. There is a shuttle... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My husband and I have been annual (sometimes twice a year) visitors to Umhlanga Rocks for the past ten years. We have been to the Breakers Resort (see my review) in April and with the vast expansion of this town it is bursting out of its seams. The shore is lined with high rise apartments, luxury hotels and resorts. Umhlanga... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The beach path is my favourite part of Umhlanga. In the South it starts in a quieter area and takes you past the wide beaches found there. One then progresses to walking past the upmarket establishments like the Oyster Box, Beverly Hills and the Pearls and of course past the iconic lighthouse. The little beach café by the main beach... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Umhlanga amazing and beautiful place! We are enjoy holiday there.Lots of places to visit eg Shaka Marine. Great beach,food amazing and very friendly people we felt safe.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I love this place, because of fiends and family I have visited several times in the past fifteen years. I adore the long stretch of beach that runs from the main hotels up to the lagoon, it is one of those places that you only need to venture about 100 metres and you have the beach to yourself. The resorts... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I used to holiday here as a child and the scenery is more breathtaking than ever. Beautiful beach and watching the sea against the rocks was amazing. Plenty of fishing to be had as well.

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