Sun and surf in Umhlanga Rocks

Understated, elegant decor lines the interior of Protea Hotel Umhlanga, hinting at the comfortable yet affordable luxury that awaits guests who stay here. Proffering magnificent views of the KwaZulu-Natal coastline from most of its bedrooms, this hotel is centrally located, a short walk from the beach, 18km from King Shaka International Airport and only 10 minutes from the sparkling city lights of Durban. 

The warm waters of the Indian Ocean and pristine beaches dotted throughout Natal attract hordes of tourists every year who wish to relish in the tropical atmosphere and all that comes with it. Fun for families, friends and couples awaits. Visit uShaka Marine World, watch a game at Moses Mabhida Stadium, frolic in the ocean, or sample fresh seafood fare at the surrounding restaurants.

This three-star Protea Hotel accommodates guests in 269 rooms, consisting of select rooms with sea-views and some larger suites. On-site amenities include the Lighthouse Restaurant, universal access facilities, foreign exchange services and newspaper and local restaurant delivery on request.


  • Three-star hotel with stunning views of and easy access to Umhlanga’s beaches 
  • Proximity to an array of attractions 
  • Affordable yet comfortable accommodation with universal access facilities available 
  • 18km from King Shaka International airport and only 10 minutes from Durban
  • Fun for family, couples and friends


corner Lighthouse & Chartwell Drive, Protea Mall

Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal, 4320

Popular Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Conference Facilities

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