In the 'hood, Umhlanga Rocks as a destination

Budget and luxury accommodation in Umhlanga is the perfect choice for visitors wanting to experience the South African beach holiday of a lifetime. The holiday village of Umhlanga Rocks was originally part of the sugar estate of Sir Marshall Campbell. From being a small, quiet village, it has now expanded into a thriving area that offers all the amenities of a well established town, whilst still ... cont.

16 Oyster Crescent, Umhlanga Rocks, 4319, Umhlanga, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to Oyster Cottages

From Durban Airport
• From King Shaka International Airport, follow the directions to the N2 South to Durban/Pietermaritzburg;
• Proceed for ± 12 km along the N2 and then exit left at Exit 182 for the M41 to Umhlanga/Mt Edgecombe/Phoenix;
• At the traffic lights, turn left onto the M41 to Umhlanga;
• Continue until you reach the left off-ramp for the M12 to Umhlanga Rocks Drive and Umhlanga Ridge. (this is the second off ramp left – you must first pass under 2 bridges);
• At the traffic lights at the top of the off-ramp glide left into Umhlanga Rocks Drive;
• Proceed ±800m along Umhlanga Rocks Drive through first traffic circle (Shell Garage on left) until you reach the second traffic circle and go around and take 3rd exit to your left with the sea now in front of you;
• Continue down the hill until you reach your first set of traffic lights;
• Turn left at traffic lights and then right into Westridge Drive and continue until you reach a T-junction;
• Turn right into Hilken Drive at T-junction and continue until your reach the first turn on you left;
• Turn left into Oyster Crescent and continue until your reach Oyster Cottages (No 16) on right.
• Contact or Karyn (083-978-5958) or Chris (083 980 9824) on arrival.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (2 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (2 km)
  • Business Services (2 km)
  • Car Hire (2 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (2 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (2 km)
  • Grocery Store (2 km)
  • Internet Café (2 km)
  • Laundromat (2 km)
  • Post Office (2 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (2 km)
  • Airport (15 km)


  • Beach
  • Children's entertainment
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Driving range
  • Fishing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa / massage
  • Helicopter Flips
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kite surfing
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Theatre (performing arts)
  • Whale watching

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