Sports & Entertainment
Durban’s year-round sunny climate and lush, natural environment provide a pleasant backdrop for the numerous golf courses to be found close to the city. From sea views to indigenous forest and even some courses with wild game, golfers will ﬁnd many challenges and memorable holes to test their abilities. You could spend a week or more in Durban and play a diﬀerent 18-hole course every day, and the 19th-holes are also legendary. Here is a brief summary of the top courses.
From Umdloti to Amanzimtoti, there are numerous places to have a peaceful late afternoon sundowner. Most beachfront hotels, especially those in Umhlanga and along the Golden Mile have great views across the ocean and are ideal to relax and end the day. At Moyo on the pier next to uShaka Marine Theme Park, have a cocktail above the ocean. Other laid back places include S43 in Station Road, with its own craft beer brewery, Unity on the Berea.
Florida Road comes alive at night with bars, entertainment and food. It’s one of numerous spots across the city to relax, listen to live music and be entertained. Other notable spots in Durban include Helen Joseph Road, as well as nightspots such as the Jazz-oriented Chairman and Egagasini on the Beachfront. This is just a taste of Durban’s abundant nightlife.