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Umhlanga Main Beach

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Address: Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Very neat and quite beach

We always use the umhlanga beach because of the peace of mind you get while there and the cleanness.

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Tinyiko M
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Pretoria, South Africa
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

We always use the umhlanga beach because of the peace of mind you get while there and the cleanness.

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Thank Tinyiko M
Pune, India
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Pronounced '' Umshlanga'', this is a beautiful place with a picturesque lighthouse. Though I would rate Ushaka Beach as a better spot for a swim

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Thank narnepati_srikanth
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Holiday lots to do everything is close buy safe at night well situated transport available to and from the stores.

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Thank Willie D
Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The entire beachfront with its boardwalk, beaches, ocean, light house and cafes and development are just perfect.

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Thank kdgarlipp
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

In South Africa all beaches are great. What impressed me this time around is the clean beach and surrounding areas. Plenty of police presence and luckily not many of the annoying beach vendors walking around

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Thank LouisBerg
Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

What a stunning and clean beach with life savers and little shops and a restaurant on the beach whete you can relax with your family and friends for the entire day or go for a walk amongst the beautiful walkway along the beachfront if Umhlanga. A definate to visit.

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Thank Henk B
Durban, South Africa
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6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

A natural beauty. A place for everybody - Joggers, walkers, sun bathers, families, lovers etc. A safe place to be.

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Thank pearlm26
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I love going to the Umhlanga Main Beach. One of the attractions for me is the walk down to the beautifully maintained lighthouse and the rocky shoreline. This beach can be pretty busy at times, but it is well worth it! The atmosphere is great, the people are laughing and playing on the beach, and the pure holiday magic that... More 

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Thank Marlene M
Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I personally prefer hotel private beaches...this place is over crowded for me...parking wasn't easy. I will not go back...

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Benoni
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Sunrise photo's taken on this beach is wallpaper quality. The rocks are simply magnificent at the right time of day. The beach is safe for bathers if the rules are followed. The granny pool is safe for children. Be aware of fishing/diving boats using this as launch/beach area.

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