Destination guide

The natural setting of Durban North is ready to explore

The parks, riverfront and ocean views display a scene truly unique to Durban North. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its golfing and spas. Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and uShaka Marine World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Durban North

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Durban North a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • UShaka Marine World (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Beachwood Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Windsor Park Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Mitchell Park Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Durban Country Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Greyville Race Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Durban North

Travellers enjoy Durban North for its riverfront and seaside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Durban North is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Japanese Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Umgeni River Bird Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Durban Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Mitchell Park Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Durban North

Fly into Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Durban North?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 91 holiday lettings near Durban North. From 23 Houses to 49 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Durban North is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Durban North?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Durban North. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Umgeni River Bird Park: 96 holiday lettings
  • Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve: 97 holiday lettings
  • Ballito Beach: 99 holiday lettings
  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach: 126 holiday lettings
  • Umdloti Beach: 125 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Durban North listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Durban North?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in Durban North. Our other popular types of Durban North holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Durban North?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 53 holiday homes with pool available in Durban North. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.