Durban is South Africa's playground. Yes, whether you want to surf, gamble, try new foods, play golf, or simply relax on the balcony of where ever you are staying and simply appreciate the fantastic whether on offer, the city of Durban has it. Optima Holidays is ready to set you up with great accommodation near uShaka. Durban has so much to be seen and experience, so where better to create a stay, than the place that made it so famous, the beachfront.
The Golden Mile is also one of Durban's great attractions. It's a stretch of beach flowing from Vetchies Pier in the south to the Suncoast Casino in the north. It received its name from Portuguese explorers who referred to this part of the coastline as the 'Sands of Gold'. And there's so much to do all the way along. It's littered with restaurants, bars and shops that offer almost everything and of course the sea is right there. 6 kilometres for beach-goers to tan, play games and frolic in the shallows of the warm Indian Ocean. The activities that one can do are infinite: windsurfing, volleyball, surfing, beach rugby, jet skiing, kite flying, dolphin sighting, boat chartering and more.
However if the beach isn't for you, there's loads more to do. There are a number of fantastic golf courses in the area as well as paintball, tennis, cinemas and of course there's the Suncoast Casino that offers an alluring blend of fun, world class action, business and entertainment that is unrivalled.
Durban Sands Resort
The Durban Sands Resort has self-catering apartments with secluded balconies and stunning ocean views. It's located in prime position along the Golden Mile and has easy access to the beach and everything on offer in the area. The leisure deck has a swimming pool, a sauna and squash courts, as well as a games room and mini-golf - it's also the perfect place to grab a cocktail, watch the sun go down and meet some new people.
Durban Spa Resort
This resort is self contained flats that overlook the ocean and is also located on the Golden Mile. The entertainment area also has a great pool and bar area, and has a well equipped games room for keeping the kids entertained for hours on end.
The Silversands Resort is the perfect family getaway. All the apartments are self-catering and are fully equipped to ensure your stay is just the way you want it to be. It is casual and comfortable and is close to all the main attractions of the Golden Mile.
The Don Oceanic Hotel & Spa
The Oceanic has every component that makes any holiday magical; spacious, luxurious rooms, tremendous views, a swimming pool, a sauna, a Jacuzzi and of course the beach is only a short walk away. So whether you’re on holiday with your family or your partner, the Don Oceanic Hotel has what it takes to make those memories.
The Palace Hotel & Spa
The Palace transports you to a time of glitz and glamour. Each apartment is furnished extravagantly and the amenities are provided in excess. Enjoy the pool deck overlooking the gorgeous O.R Tambo boulevard lined with palm trees or head on down to the Golden Mile for a day of exuberance by the sea.
So if you're looking for a holiday near the beach then look no further; Optima Holidays has accommodation near uShaka. Durban awaits - make the time, bring your family or whoever you're planning to travel with and stay in a hotel on the some of the world's most electrifying coastline.
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