We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Good fishing

Went here for a four day fishing trip out of the marina and stayed at a B&B a few miles away. Even... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Toj677
,
Newark, DE
Road trip

Not much to do here other than swimming. Beautiful beaches though. Would have enjoyed it more if... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
rofhiwan2017
via mobile
Read all 14 reviews
15
All photos (15)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good28%
  • Average44%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
23 May 2018
“Good fishing”
17 Apr 2018
“Road trip”
About
Contact
Bullion Blvd, South Africa
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around KwaZulu-Natal
from US$ 41.30
More Info
from US$ 39.20
More Info
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
1
4
5
1
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
4
5
1
2
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Owing to its proximity to Durban, Richard's bay makes for a perfect weekend gateway .The town is pretty laid back, with a nice clean beach. The beach allows surfing and kite flying, so plenty of professionals can be seen practicing. The beach during our visit...More

Thank roamingrover86
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Went here for a four day fishing trip out of the marina and stayed at a B&B a few miles away. Even with a ten foot wall and electric fence on top, some burglars managed to get in, break a window on an old 1995...More

Thank Toj677
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Not much to do here other than swimming. Beautiful beaches though. Would have enjoyed it more if there were more activities and attractions available

Thank rofhiwan2017
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Many Shopping Malls is around Richardsbay it’s Industrial area people are very friendly enjoy my food in Nando’s

Thank Arul M S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

One mall. A crappy bit of 'beach'. 3rd world airport (no aircon today, no bar and told I'm not allowed to sit in eating area by electrical plugs unless I purchase the grease soaked fast food). Large spanning industrial areas. Plenty of heavy vehicles and...More

Thank RobFellows
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

It is a safe place for traveller, comparing to Durban. A one of the biggest safari is near.. Not a big but good Broadwalk mall

2  Thank Михаил С
Reviewed 15 December 2015

There is a nice stretch of beach and a big car park. I believe the beach is BBQ friendly, have to be a little careful in the car park as there are some little monkey that like to come and steal food :) we took...More

Thank Enganian87
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

The beach is alright. Not too crowded unless if you happen to go on a public holiday. Ample spots for braaing with friends and family. Not much else in the way of places to buy supplies so it will do you good to bring your...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 18 September 2014

The facilities off the beach are good, lots of parking and park with swings and jungle gym, but the beach itself is almost non existent, Looks like the sea is claiming the beach and there is hardly sand ,High embankment and quite large indigenous flora...More

Thank Nick_Ver0
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Rather a unpleasant experience in general. Dirty , Drunks , Beggars and Thieves abound. Crime is evident, insecurity is obvious. The skin colour factor is a major player as how you will be treated. Service is poor and unfriendly.Expensive without quality or quantity. Could be...More

1  Thank Euan T
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 190 nearby hotels
Road Lodge Richards Bay
16 reviews
.70 km away
SUN1 Richards Bay
14 reviews
.85 km away
Seagull Lodge
72 reviews
1.05 km away
BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay
144 reviews
5.70 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,945 nearby restaurants
Elephant & I
106 reviews
.36 km away
Panarottis Boardwalk Express
27 reviews
.37 km away
Ocean Basket Inkwazi Mall
54 reviews
.68 km away
Bronco Creek Spur Steak Ranch
36 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 759 nearby attractions
Outdoor Africa
39 reviews
5.95 km away
Boardwalk Mall
47 reviews
.30 km away
Pelican Island
27 reviews
6.56 km away
Alkantstrand Beach
46 reviews
7.41 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Richards Bay staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines