Attractions and Activities

Umdloti’s beach is regarded as one of South Africa’s best kept secrets and Fairlight holds an absolutely premium spot that overlooks the finest bathing and surfing beach in the area. For one of life’s most pleasurable and relaxing experiences, enjoy the warmth of the Indian Ocean and abundance of water sports available

From dolphin and whale spotting to deep sea fishing, surfing, kite-surfing or simply relaxing on the beach, you can plan your day from the Fairlight’s expansive deck overlooking the ocean or even relax around our tropcial poolside if you so desire.

Umdloti boasts a selection of some of Durban’s finest restaurants which are within close walking distance to Fairlight. These include the acclaimed Mundo Vido , Bel Punto and La Casa Nostra Restaurants . In addition to this convenience, we are situated a short 10 minute drive away from King Shaka International Airport and closely flanked by the business and shopping hubs of Umhlanga and Ballito.

Some of South Africa’s best golf courses, cycling trails, uShaka Marine World, a feast of history, culture and even exhilarating ocean adventures are easily arranged and make for a meaningful and exciting visit to the Zulu Kingdom. Fairlight is also en-route to the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Mountains, the St Lucia Wetlands and world class Big 5 Game Reserves which makes us a great choice for a stop-over. Equally appealing, we cater superbly well for the discerning business traveler, families and those seeking a romantic get-away.