Beaches & Pools in or near Richards Bay, Zululand in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.

Things To Do in Richards BayAlkanstrand

Beaches & Pools Elephant Coast Zululand

Where? Richards Bay, Elephant Coast, KwaZulu Natal

When? Daylight hours.

How much? Free

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Richards Bay, in KwaZulu Natal

Alkanstrand Beach in Richards Bay

A popular beach in Richards Bay is the one and only Alkanstrand blue flag beach. This is certainly a beach that can be enjoyed by everyone and anyone. Lifeguards are on duty all year round and the warm Indian Ocean waters provide a heavenly place to splash around.

Alkanstrand Beach offers educational activities for both the young and old in high season, making your trip to this beach a unique one. If you fancy a picnic or a braai, you can use the grassy area with chairs and tables as well as the braai spots available. There is a restaurant offering delicious meals if you prefer to sit in and eat. Surfers and bathers flock to this beach to enjoy the waves and the views surrounding this stunning area. It certainly is a must visit!

There are ablution facilities, parking, sheltered areas for those windy days and the beach is wheelchair accessible.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Richards Bay

La Mer Lodge

Guest House / Self Catering

La Mer Lodge

La Mer Lodge offers affordable accommodation in Richards Bay. Choose from any of our comfortable rooms and enjoy relaxing ... more

Imvubu Lodge

Hotel / Self Catering

Imvubu Lodge

Tucked away in the in the lush greenbelt zone of Richards Bay, Imvubu Lodge is adjacent to the scenic Lake Menywa and the ... more

Maroelas Guesthouse

Guest House / Bed & Breakfast

Maroelas Guesthouse

Maroelas Guesthouse is located within short driving distance of shopping centres, the beach, local ski-boat clubs, ... more

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