In the 'hood, Umzumbe as a destination

The cosy little hamlet of Umzumbe lies between the Umzumbe and Ingambili Rivers, just 5 kilometres south of Hibberdene and 100 kilometres from Durban. The village itself is almost blanketed in a wild dune forest, access to its unspoilt beach is easy, and it offers a slice of the paradise that is this part of the coast. Life here is languid, relaxed and typical of the Hibiscus coast - one ... cont.

48 Station Road, Umzumbe, 4225, South Coast, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to Birdsong Umzumbe

From Durban:
• Follow the Durban signs from the airport. Continue past Durban on the N2 South Coast highway
• Take exit 72 off the N2, approximately 100km south of Durban. There will be a large blue sign post warning of the Toll ahead and indicating the Hibberdene off-ramp ahead
• Take the Hibberdene off-ramp and turn left onto the R102 (old South Coast Road), which will take you to Umzumbe, via Hibberdene. At this stage please phone Trish and let her know where you are
• Once you have gone through Hibberdene, drive for about 5km until you reach the bridge over the Umzumbe River (it’s the first bridge after leaving Hibberdene)
• Drive up the hill a few hundred meters after crossing the bridge and take the first turn right to Umzumbe – please be careful as you will be crossing over the busy main road in the face of on-coming traffic!
• At the T-junction 100m after the turn-off, turn left back over the main road. Continue down this road
• Approximately 100m down the road, you will see a sign for Pumula Woods lot 48 on the right
• Carry on down the road to the next gate on the right
• Please ring the bell and you will be let in

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