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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal’s very own coastal city, is well known for its African, Colonial, and Indian influences. There are plenty of reasons to visit this vibrant city and with plenty of cheap accommodation in Durban, there’s no better time to book your flights.
The city, which was revamped for the South Africa Soccer World Cup in 2010, features a beachfront promenade, which stretches from the uShaka Marine World theme park to the gleaming Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Durban also hosts thriving botanical gardens, sandy beaches, various historical places of interest, and a warm subtropical climate. This makes it possible to participate in almost every conceivable outdoor sporting activity.
Popular outdoor sports in this destination include hiking, mountain biking, trail running, surfing, snorkelling, scuba diving, bungee jumping, paragliding, shark cage diving, and more.
When you book cheap accommodation in Durban, you will have the opportunity to explore the golden coastline, taste an eclectic mix of cuisines and spend hours sightseeing. For the perfect coastal getaway, a trip to Durban should be on the top of your list of options. For the lowest prices on Durban accommodation, click here.
Durban Accommodation Options
Finding cheap and affordable accommodation options in Durban is made simple by using the hotel search feature on this page. Not only does this make online travel booking simple, but you can also find great deals for your Durban trip.
Durban is a great place for local and international travellers with some of the best South Africa has to offer. Whether you’re heading down for business or leisure, here are some of the best options.
You will find that there are many Durban accommodation specials to choose from. Whether you are looking to stay in Durban North, near the beachfront, or in Durban city central areas, there is an accommodation option that’s suited to both your travel preferences and budget
In the Durban city centre, you will certainly find an array of budget-friendly accommodation options to choose from. Backpackers and hostels in Durban offer cheap overnight rates, while more boutique high-end apartments and self-catering guest houses in Morningside and near Florida road are slightly more expensive.
There are also some cheap hotels in Durban or even self-catering accommodation options.
For those who can afford to spend a bit more, there are options that range from 5-star guest houses to world-class boutique hotels. Other accommodation options include private beach houses, self-catering holiday apartments and chalets, camp sites, caravan parks, and various Airbnb offerings.
It’s also a good idea to look out for things like an outdoor pool and whether or not the location has air conditioning. Durban can get humid and these options will make your stay more comfortable.
Getting To & Around Durban
The most affordable way to get to Durban is by booking a cheap flight via Domestic Flights SA. You will find that there are various low-cost carriers that offer cheap flights to and from Durban.
Low-cost airlines that service the route include FlySafair, Mango Airlines, Kulula, and SA Express. Just use our website to find the perfect and cheapest date for your trip, make your booking and you’ll soon be on your way.
Once in Durban you can hire a taxi, rent a car or make use of Uber to get from your hotel, cottage, guest house, or self catering accommodation to the various places of interest.
Most places in Durban are a short drive away.
Best Cheap Holiday Accommodation in Durban: Self Catering & Guest House Options
Those travelling from inland will find Durban beachfront accommodation enticing. Most of the beachfront hotels and holiday apartments are a short walk from the shore and offer exceptional views of the city’s Golden Mile. Plus you’ll be nearby some world-class shops such as Gateway.
Some of the best beachfront hotels in Durban include:
- The AHA Waterfront Hotel & Spa (3-star),
- Goodersons Beach Hotel (3-star),
- Belaire Suites Hotel (4-star)
- Garden Court South Beach (3-star)
- Parade Hotel (2-star), Pavilion Hotel (3-star)
- Blue Waters Hotel (3-star)
- Impala Holiday Flats (self-catering accommodation)
If you are specifically looking for holiday accommodation in Durban North Beach, you should consider the likes of:
- Centre Court B&B (3-star)
- North Lodge Self Catering Cottages
- Riverside Hotel (4-star)
- Durban North Backpackers on the Beach (4-star)
- Boma Lodge (3-star).
Accommodation near Durban South Beach also offers a variety of interesting options to choose from including:
- Goodersons Tropicana Hotel (3-star),
- Balmoral Hotel (4-star)
- Garden Court South Beach (3-star)
- Protea Hotel by Marriott (4-star).
In Durban central itself, you will find a variety of Durban beach accommodation options. These areas include Musgrave, Essenwood, Morningside, and Windermere.
Some great inner-city hotel and self-catering accommodation options include:
- The Albany Hotel (Smith Street)
- Audacia Manor 5 Star Hotel (Morningside)
- Coastlands Musgrave 4 Star Hotel, Hotel Cube (Morningside)
- Durban Manor 3-Star Hotel
These are all ideally situated and offer a great experience for guests.
You will also find a selection of hotels, guest houses, apartments, bed and breakfasts, and self-catering accommodation options in Durban’s more outlying areas and suburbs including Westville, Kloof, Gillits, Hillcrest, Waterfall, Bothas Hill, Inchanga, Umhlanga, Mount Edgecombe, Amanzimtoti, and the Bluff.