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Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Thai is where everyone in the city converges to play. It is a very long, well proportioned and wide walkway, complete with swimming and paddling pools, restful seating areas under palm trees and plenty of bars and restaurants. It all faces the ocean , with...More

Thank Ges R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Durban’s Golden Mile offers an array of different beaches which has something for everyone whether is be Surfing, body boarding, body surfing or just lazing on the beach. Certain sections have warm paddling pools slightly in land from the beach which is ideal for smaller...More

Thank A L
Reviewed 1 week ago

we walked from Sun Coast Hotel to Zuluman Gondolas along the beachfront, the atmosphere was great, people, sea, food and laughter. very tiring so you have to take your time and rest in between, take in the views. however the beachfront facilities are not maintained....More

Thank Parisqueen2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The golden mile is especially nice on a sunny day. Lots of eateries along the way and vendors that sell snacks and ice cream. Be careful at the swimming areas as it attracts big groups of people, and crooks seem to keep an eye on...More

Thank GayNienaber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Golden Mile is my favorite place to walk and it has gorgeous views of the beach. There are many restaurants on this stretch that serve amazing food to weary surfers and travellers.

Thank Ilzed82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

spend a lazy afternoon waking along the promenade, clean, well maintained with nice cafe's along the way

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove to this place. Parked the car easily along the beach. Easy walk on the paved path. Easy access to the sand beach. Some piers gives you some walking experience to the ocean. Refreshing air and view, I enjoyed. Sand arts are built by local...More

Thank W7927SH_
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is beautiful and clean. Not a lot of shops as you probably could expect in such a nice beach area, but a nice walk along the beach.

Thank ChristianErikLeth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We as a family LOVE this view! Its so great to take walks or runs as well as riding your bikes, etc. There are also some restaurants to have a good meal with a great view!

Thank Nikitab89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having grown up in Durban I have to admit that these beaches are simply some of the best in the world. The biggest problem is the crime and the disgusting mess left by drunk people partying into the morning along some of the beach areas.

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Richard M
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Lucy N | Reviewed this property |
park at Suncoast, parking lot next to mini town oppisite Elangeni or at Ushaka ... just depends what you are doing
Helen T
April 6, 2017|
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Response from BARRYBE | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the two responses already sent, that the best way is by taking a taxi. There is also parking available to leave your car while on a cruise. Trust this will assist.
July 15, 2016|
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Response from Sandanezwe | Reviewed this property |
Please try Steers North Beach at this no : 0313685893. Good luck.