Umdloti and Umhlanga together, forms a region referred to as the Sugar Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. Umhlanga is one of the most popular tourist destinations in South Africa. Umhlanga enjoys a warm subtropical climate with winter temperatures ranging between 12°C at night and 23°C at noon. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures during February and March reaching 30°C or higher. The sea temperatures vary from 25°C in summer to 20°C in the winter, which allows comfortable year-round swimming. The average rainfall in Umhlanga is about 900mm a year, with most of the rain falling during spring and early summer. The following are some accommodation venues we recommend for your next visit to Umhlanga.
The green hills of KwaZulu Natal form a backdrop to one of its most popular coastal resorts. Situated on approximately 2 acres of landscaped gardens and adjacent to a magnificent Natal Parks Board Nature Reserve and Lagoon area, “Breakers Resort” is an enchanting Dolphin Coast destination in one of South Africa’s prime Timeshare destinations… more about this venue
Sandals Guest House
Sandals Guest House is situated in the seaside village of Umhlanga Rocks. Their 5 five star luxury en-suite rooms are all uniquely and individually styled in warm earthy tones. Free, high speed WiFi Internet access is available throughout the guest house, so whether you are on business, golfing, touring or celebrating a special occasion, Sandals Guest House is ideal for those who enjoy that little something extra… more about this venue
The Oyster Box Hotel
Standing proud on Umhlanga’s beachfront, directly on the beach and overlooking the Indian Ocean, the 86-room Oyster Box, a Member of Red Carnation Hotel Collection, is one of South Africa’s best-loved hotels. Offering the charm and nostalgia of a bygone era, but with all the modern comfort and amenities. Facilities include a magnificent Spa, two swimming pools, luscious gardens and a 24-seater movie theatre… more about this venue
Royal Palm Hotel
The Royal Palm Hotel is ideally located for both business and recreational travel. This stunning hotel offers up 94 luxury apartments, which include 14 penthouses, 60 luxurious Executive Suites, 10 spacious Executive Deluxe rooms and 10 two bedroom Executive Suites.This upscale apartment style hotel boasts one of the most state-of-the-art conference venues in Umhlanga… more about this venue