Durban is the No.1 Winter beach holiday destination in South Africa.
It really is the only place you can wear baggies, t-shirts and swim all year round.
Optima Holidays has it all for you.
Durban has everything you need in close proximity;
- Entertainment venues
- The newly built Moses Mabhida Stadium (a must to see)
- Other sporting facilities
Durban Beach Accommodation
There is no shortage of accommodation in Durban. There is a wide selection including:
to choose from. As the largest accommodation provider in South Africa, Optima Holidays is in the ideal position to supply your accommodation at the LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEED.
Make sure you book early as these resorts are very popular at this time of year. Visit www.optimabreaks.com.
Fun Places to Visit for families
uShaka Marine World
Visit the magnificent underground aquarium; come face-to-face with the treacherous shark. Spectacular dolphin shows run twice daily see all these amazing mammals and more. Curio shops, restaurants, live entertainment, dive shop with experienced instructors – offer scuba diving, canoeing, surfing – try your luck out at sea.
- One of the greatest tourist attractions
- Offering a full day’s entertainment.
- “Wet ‘n Wild” enjoy sliding down super tubes
- Relax in heated pools
- Adrenaline junkies – experience the Drop Zone, Africa’s highest slide!
- Take a 450m-adventure river ride
- Relax on the grassed areas at the kiddies pools
- Kiosks offer great refreshments
Based in Morningside is a great place for a family outing, it offers a playground area for children and a small zoo. Sit down and relax while you enjoy a bite to eat at the Blue Zoo Restaurant.
Durban has beautiful Botanic Gardens with a remarkable orchid collection. Trees and flowers like you’ve never seen before, take in the natural beauty and enjoy a snack at the lovely tea garden.
Based at the Durban Harbour, take a ferry ride around the bustling harbour and view the huge ships. After which a variety of restaurants await you on your return.