At Umhlanga Sands Resort you are as close to the sea as you can be.
A never-ending stretch of beach is right on your doorstep as the Indian Ocean sparkles with breathtaking panoramic views.
Situated in Umhlanga Rocks, this charming resort is close to restaurants, entertainment and numerous amenities.
A stone s throw from the famous Umhlanga Beach, it is also just 15 minutes from Durban and all of its attractions and a mere 35 minutes from Durban Airport (transfer services are available).
A four-star resort hotel, the Umhlanga Sands Resort is renowned as the most popular hotel for South African tourists, due to the summer buzz activities the hotel provides, where friendly service and family fun are the order of the day.
At Umhlanga Sands Resort, when you step out of your private suite, an endless choice of leisure activities awaits you.
There are swimming pools for both adults and kiddies, tenpin bowling, volleyball, an entertainment centre with hi-tech laser game technology and lots more, including a spirited entertainment team to guarantee you a holiday of a lifetime
Today, holidaymakers at Umhlanga Sands are able to enjoy KwaZulu-Natal s very tropical climate, with warm weather all year round due to the balmy Indian Ocean.
This part of the KwaZulu-Natal coastline also offers some of the best surfing anywhere in the world.
A feast of sea, sun and surf is guaranteed
Activities/Facilities Close By
Nearest Town 1km - Umhlanga RocksResort Facilities/Activities
Nearest Supermarket 1km
Gateway Theatre of Shopping 5km
Mount Edgecombe Country Club 10km
Horse Riding 8km
Medical Facilities 1km
Swimming Pools x 2. 1 heated Daily temperatures available at reception
Restaurants x 2
Communal Braai Tuesdays Sundays only
Live Entertainment Daily programme avaialble at reception
Joy Land for kiddies
Hair, Beauty Salon
Handicap Facilities 8th Floor
Wi-Fi (Daily 500mb free. Thereafter vouchers available at the front desk).
Cell (Mobile) Coverage
Kitchenette Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Toaster, Kettle, Cutlery, Crockery
Television SABCTV 1, 2, 3, ETV, DSTV - Selected Channels
Directions to Umhlanga Sands from Johannesburg GPS Co-ordinates
Climb onto the N3 highway and stay on this road until you approach Durban. Once through the Marianhill Toll Plaza, look out for the Pavilion Shopping Centre on your right. Once past this, keep to the left-hand lane as you will be bleeding off left from N3, onto the N2 North Coast.
Umhlanga Rocks is well sign posted on the N2. At the Umhlanga exit from N2, keep right and at the traffic light (top of the off-ramp) turn right and get into the middle lane. Pass the entrance for Gateway and take the very next off-ramp for Umhlanga. Turn left. You will now be on Umhlanga Ridge Drive and should be able to see the sea on your right.
Continue straight at the first roundabout, immediately after you will see Umhlanga Hospital on your left. Move into the right hand lane, ready for the next roundabout, which will take you down the hill towards the Ocean. You will pass through three sets of traffic lights, quite close together. At the third traffic light, get into left hand lane, go straight and you will see one more traffic light ahead, in Umhlanga Village. At this set, bleed left and you will be in Lagoon Drive. Travel + - 50 metres and you will see Cabana Beach on your right. Pass Cabana Beach. Drive past Porky s restaurant and pub on your left hand side. Umhlanga Sands approximately 500 meters to your right
From King Shaka International Airport
Take the N2 South
Stay on the feeway until you see the Umhlanga Rocks sign
Take the Umhlanga off-ramp
At the traffic lights turn left
Pass the exit for Gateway and take the very next off-ramp for Umhlanga
Turn left. You will now be on Umhlanga Ridge and should be able to see the sea on your right
Go straight at the roundabout and thereafter you will see Umhlanga Hospital on your left
Then get into the right hand lane ready for the next roundabout which will take you down the hill towards the sea
You will go through three sets of traffic light quite close together
At the third traffic light, get into the left hand lane, go straight and you will see more traffic lights ahead, in Umhlanga Village
At this set bleed left and you will be in Lagoon Drive
Travel +-1 km and you will see Umhlanga Sands on your right hand side
Latitude -29.720969 Longitude 31.089024
Book In Time
14h00Book Out Time
Partial Self CateringCharges
Swimming Towels (Lost R100.00)
No Pets Allowed