Durban is South Africa’s third largest city, best known for its African, Indian and colonial influences. There are various activities one can enjoy during a stay in Durban. There is the famous uShaka Marine World: a 16-hectare water park, and aquarium. Another major attraction in Durban is the Moses Mabhida Stadium located in Stamford Hill next to the beach. The stadium was used during the 2010 FiFA World Cup; today it is used as a venue for bungee jumping, cricket, football, golf and rugby. The stadium is also famous for its Sky Car, which takes you to the top of the stadium for the most exclusive aerial view of the city and surrounding coastline. The Umngeni River Bird Park is just a few kilometres from the city centre and is home to over 400 different species. At the end of Durban’s Golden Mile is the Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World. The Casino and Entertainment resort offers many high end restaurants, a beach bar, cinemas and its own semi-private beach which was rated as one of the top 3 beaches in South Africa. Suncoast houses the largest Casino complex in South Africa.
Petite Provence is a 4-star bed and breakfast located in Ballito, Salt Rock just 30 minutes drive form Umhlanga, Durban North and 20 minutes drive from King Shaka International Airport. Petite Provence offers stylish accommodation in nine en-suite bedrooms and a Garden Cottage. These rooms all have either views of the garden and the pool or you will be treated to a shimmering beach view. Each room has a private patio and is individually decorated in an authentic French Provence style and equipped with air-conditioning, free WiFi, DSTV, and a fridge. Children of all ages are welcome at Petite Provence.
Nalson’s view is a 4-star Bed and Breakfast situated in Balito, Salt Rock just 30 minutes drive form Umhlanga, Durban North and 20 minutes drive from King Shaka International Airport. This was one of the first bed and breakfast establishments to open in the area; today the experience pays off with an excellent level of customer service. Nalson’s View is just a two-minute walk from the beautiful beach. The rooms are decorated in a Mediterranean style with en-suite bathrooms. Breakfast is a feast served on the large outside patio, with breathtaking ocean views. Dinner is available by prior arrangement or guests can dine at the several excellent restaurants nearby. Children of all ages are welcome at Nalson’s View.