In the 'hood, La Lucia as a destination

The quaint town of La Lucia is situated in beautiful Umhlanga near the suburb of Umhlanga Rocks, just a short drive from the hustle bustle and excitement of the Umhlanga Coast. Did you know? Once you've booked your hotels or accommodation in Durban, explore the destination pages for info on attractions, activities and things to do when you visit La Lucia in Durban. La Lucia's main ... cont.

8 Lydia Drive, La Lucia 4051, Umhlanga, Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.

Directions to Blue Dolphin Ridge

Heading North on the N2 Take the M 41 off ramp (Umhlanga / Mount Edgecombe). Turn right (over the freeway) and continue for about 1 km passing Gateway shopping centre on the left. Take the M12 (Umhlanga Rocks Drive) off ramp and turn right over the M12 along Umhlanga Rocks Drive through the Business Park, along La Lucia Ridge for about 3 km. You will then pass Sunningdale on the right and then a engen garage on the right ,then after 50 meters on the left up the rise you will see Addison Drive on the left,then after 500 meters take the left turn (facing the sea) into Ashley drive. You will then have a simply Fish restaurant on your left, a Wimpy and a garage on your right. Proceed for 50 meters down Ashley and turn first left into Lydia.

Alternative route from the City Centre. Take Stanger street (through town), cross over Smith & West street ( past the ICC ) this road becomes the Northern Freeway after about 2 km to Umhlanga. Travel for 9km until you get to the Virginia off ramp, take the off ramp and turn left on to a traffic circle. Take the 3rd left off the circle (12 o clock) and right into Margret maytom ,travel up the hill for 500 meters to another circle (2nd left into Maryland) then travel up Maryland for 500 meters( to the top) and then take the left fork of Maryland (for 100 meters). This brings you to Ashley Avenue (Wimpy on left and Petrol station on the right). Turn right into Ashley and after 50 meters left into Lydia Drive.(Fourth house on the right).

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (0.5 km)
  • Bus Line (0.5 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (0.5 km)
  • Grocery Store (0.5 km)
  • Laundromat (0.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (0.5 km)
  • Post Office (1 km)
  • Car Hire (1.5 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (1.5 km)
  • Internet Caf (1.5 km)
  • Shopping Mall (1.5 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (3 km)
  • Airport (12 km)

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