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From Durban’s History to Durban’s Top Hotels

Durban is one of South Africa’s best-loved holiday destinations. The postcard perfect beaches, year-round sunshine, uniquely Afro-Indian culture and fascinating historical heritage are waiting to be discovered. Our Durban guide includes a selection of the top Durban hotels and accommodation, as well as useful travel tips, delicious dining destinations and local’s favourite Durban spots.

Discover what makes Durbs’ so special and why the New York Times rated Durban as a top 10 ‘must-visit’ destination.

The Durban Story

We’ve lined up a selection of the best Durban hotels for you to choose from. From beachfront and family-friendly to boutique luxury, Tsogo Sun’s Durban hotels always ensure relaxation, comfort and the highest levels of service.

Durbans Top Hotels

Make your stay in Durban a trip to remember with our top travel tips. With Tsogo Sun hotels throughout the country, we offer travellers a local perspective.  

Durban Travel Tips

Get a taste of Durban beyond the beaches and explore a city of culture, shopping, dining and family-friendly fun.

What To Do In Durban

Durban is known for its spicy dishes, but there is no shortage of culinary picks for foodies looking for a taste to remember. From melt-in-the-mouth sushi to reinvented South African home-cooking and plenty of familiar European style classics, the Durban menu is most definitely a global one. 

Delicious Durban Dining

If you’re planning a business meeting, conference or event, whatever the size or nature, Tsogo Sun has the perfect venue for you.

Durban on Business

Durban is all about relaxation. We want your stay in Durban to leave you stress-free and looking even better than when you arrived. There is nothing as relaxing as some down-time on the beach or a treatment at a beautiful Durban spa. 

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Beverly Hills

Iconic in every way, Beverly Hills in Umhlanga has a history spanning 50 years. Providing hospitality in a Mediterranean-style home-from-home environment, and with only 89 rooms...

Suncoast Towers

The only luxury hotel on Durban’s Golden Mile, and the only beachfront establishment not separated from the beach by a road, Suncoast Towers is adjacent to the Suncoast Ca...

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

The brightest star on the Golden Mile, the 734-room Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani has everything to offer under one roof. The hotel offers easy access to the city’s...

Cabana Beach Resort

Perfectly positioned on the Umhlanga beachfront and with all rooms sea-facing, Cabana Beach is a warm and popular destination for families visiting the KZN North Coast and offer...

uMhlanga Sands Resort

Enjoying pride of place on the uMhlanga promenade, Umhlanga Sands is a perennial favourite with families. With sea-facing accommodation provided through semi self-catering 4 - 6...

SunSquare Suncoast

Enjoying direct access to the beach and the warm Indian Ocean, this hotel is adjacent to the Suncoast Entertainment complex which has a casino, cinemas, restaurants and conferen...

Garden Court Marine Parade

Wonderfully situated on Durban’s Golden Mile, this newly refurbished hotel is meters from the beach and close to key tourist attractions. With all 346 rooms sea-facing, Ga...

Garden Court South Beach

Superbly-positioned on Durban’s Golden Mile beachfront, Garden Court South Beach is a family-friendly hotel with 414 bedrooms, most of which are sea-facing. A recently-ren...

Garden Court uMhlanga

Within Umhlanga’s Gateway precinct and a ten minute drive from King Shaka International Airport, Garden Court Umhlanga offers convenience to holidaymakers and business tra...

SUN1 Durban

SUN1 Durban offers guests modern, comfortable hotel accommodation in Durban at affordable rates.