North Coast (Dolphin Coast)

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The North Coast is the home of the Bottle Nose Dolphins and

The KwaZulu Natal North Coast is the home of the bottle-nose dolphins who are visible all year round and invite you to join them as they frolic their way up the coast. The North Coast is often also referred to as the Dolphin Coast is malaria free and caters for every aspect of tourism.

The descendants of Shaka Zulus dolphins today continue to enthrall, and graciously accept our sensitive, sea-borne excursions to experience their beauty and charm at closer quarters. Further beyond the breakers, the sight of Humpbacked whales en route north to the breeding grounds off Mozambique guarantees even more spellbinding excitement.

Saturated with inviting ocean pleasures? Scenic golf, equestrian and even microlight adventures await within a few minutes of the seafront, along with crocodile and animal farms for the curious-minded, and important sites for the history-and-culture-buff.

Your wide choice of Dolphin Coast accommodation also makes the ideal base for day trips north into the much-photographed African bush, to view in safety and comfort the encyclopaedic birds and big game teeming in Zululands world-renowned nature reserves.

The North Coast is infused with the presence of King Shaka, his dynasty and the pioneering spirit of the early European and Indian settlers - Vist the North Coast for the unforgettable holiday of a lifetime!

Towns of the North Coast include Zimbali, Balito, Salt Rock, Shakas Rock, Sheffield Beach, Tinley Manor, Blythdale Beach, Zinkwazi, Stanger, Shakaskraal and Umhlali

Accommodation in and around North Coast

One-on-Hely Guesthouse    accommodation in North Coast
The beautiful coastal village of Mthunzini is a declared conservancy and home to the Raphia Palm Monument. A navigable lagoon winds through the mouth onto the unspoilt beach. One-on-Hely features the utmost in comfort and modern amenities and is idea... More

Fairlight Beach House    accommodation in North Coast
Welcome to Fairlight Beach House. Fairlight is situated in the beautiful village of Umdloti on the North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. A stones throw away from the pristine coastline, Fairlight over-looks one of the finest bathing beaches Sou... More

Seaforth Farm    accommodation in North Coast
Seaforth Farm is an historical old farm just 30 minutes from Durban and on the main route to the wonders of Zululand.It is situated on high ground overlooking Salt Rock on the North Coast of South Africa. Seaforth was first owned by Sir Liege Hulett,... More

The Dune    accommodation in North Coast
Welcome to The Dune Guesthouse, Set high up on "the Dune" of Umdloti with breath taking views of the Indian Ocean. The large magnificent, indigenous garden is abundant with bird life and is visited by monkeys, mongooses and blue duiker. Rel... More

Villa L'Apparita    accommodation in North Coast
Nestled in a magnificent indigenous garden, a mere stroll from the Salt Rock beach on the Northern Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal, lies Villa L’Apparita, a stylish guest house, which pleasantly surprises at every turn with charming and thoughtful deta... More

Petite Provence B&B    accommodation in North Coast
Come and enjoy this unique French style Guest House, with splashing of lavender, the colors, and hospitality typical of Provence in the South of France, and year-round African sunshine ... best of both worlds!Petite Provence Bed and Breakfast is situ... More

Nalson's View    accommodation in North Coast
A luxury home in the sea- side village of Salt Rock with wonderful sea views of the warm Indian Ocean and personalised service by your hosts. Mediterranean style living with stylishly decora- ted living areas. Four rooms of which 2 doubles, 1 family ... More

Harold Johnson Nature Reserve    accommodation in North Coast
Harold Johnson Nature reserve was proclaimed in 1967 and is 100 hectares in extent. Set on the south bank of the Thukela River, the reserve is 6 km from the river mouth on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast. Wildlife species which occur include zebra, bus... More

Ridge Crest House    accommodation in North Coast
ON top of a rolling green hill, fringed by warm, welcoming beaches, lies the Dolphin Coast's best kept secret -... More

The Guesthouse    accommodation in North Coast
Overlooking the warm Indian Ocean, The Guesthouse offers gracious holiday accommodation in Ballito with warm hospitality. The central location of The Guesthouse makes i... More

Directory of accommodation in North Coast