Destination guide

Explore the sunny setting in Umhlanga

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Umhlanga. Well known for its cafés, shark watching and cocktail bars, this trendy city won't disappoint. Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and uShaka Marine World are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Umhlanga

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Umhlanga a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • UShaka Marine World (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mount Edgecombe Country Club (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Beachwood Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Windsor Park Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Durban Country Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mitchell Park Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Umhlanga

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Umhlanga. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Umhlanga Main Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Japanese Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Umhlanga

The nearest airport is in Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.), located 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Umhlanga, ZA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 94 vacation rentals near Umhlanga. From 21 house rentals to 56 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Umhlanga for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Umhlanga?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Umhlanga. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach: 138 vacation rentals
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse: 138 vacation rentals
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail: 138 vacation rentals
  • Umhlanga Hospital: 137 vacation rentals
  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping: 137 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Umhlanga?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 21 Houses in Umhlanga. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Umhlanga include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Umhlanga?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 59 vacation rentals with pool available in Umhlanga. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.