Umdloti Beach

Beaches & Pools in or near Umdloti, Umhlanga Coastline in Durban, South Africa.

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Beaches & Pools Umhlanga Coastline

Where? Umdloti Beach, Umdloti, Umhlanga Coast, KwaZulu Natal

When? Daylight hours.

How much? Free

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Umdloti, in KwaZulu Natal

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It's not just the 5km stretch of beautiful beaches that causes visitors to flock to Umdloti Beach, but also the very likely possibility of seeing dolphins playing in the waves that attracts many to the beaches of Umdloti. Add the natural beauty of the area and professional lifeguards on duty every day, this all makes Umdloti Beach particularly suited for a great beach outing for young and old.

Umdloti Beach features a gorgeous natural tidal pool which is safe for younger kids to play and swim in and at low tide you will be able to little fish and ocean life in the rock pools. The beaches are shark netted so its safe for adults to swim, do some snorkeling, surfing or diving.

The major feature of this gorgeous beach is the large natural rock pool, which makes for excellent swimming for little ones. The beach is also bordered by exquisite fields of sugar cane and subtropical bush, which create an idyllic backdrop to your vacation photos and a day spent on the beach. Umdloti is fabulous for swimming, snorkelling, SUP-ping, surfing, and beach sports that make use of the untouched sandy shores.

Umdloti Beach is also well known amongst locals and regular visitors for the dolphins that swim in shallow waters every morning. They playfully peep out of the water as they glide parallel to the shore in impressive schools. Between July and November, whales are also frequently spotted by excited onlookers on the sandy coast.

Please Note:
Mussel collecting and cray-fishing are restricted in Umdloti and require a permit from KZN Nature Conservation Services. Contact the Marine Permit Office in Congella on Telephone +27 (0)31 205-5278.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Umdloti

The Crystal Duvet

Bed & Breakfast

The Crystal Duvet

The Crystal Duvet is a small family run bed and breakfast Umdloti. Choose between two ocean facing rooms or the Dune ... more

Mallorca 5

Self Catering

Mallorca 5

Mallorca 5 is a two bedroomed duplex apartment situated in the tranquil Mallorca Complex on South Beach Road in Umdloti ... more

Mallorca 6

Self Catering

Mallorca 6

Mallorca 6 is a fully serviced two bedroom flat that sleeps two four guests in two bedrooms. The main bedroom has a ... more has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German. © 1999-2016. All Rights Reserved. Find and book hotels and accommodation in South Africa. Sitemap