Holiday Inn Express

Comfort, affordability & easy access to Umhlanga and Durban

With its gaze cast toward the warm waters of the not-so-distant Indian Ocean, Holiday Inn Express Durban-Umhlanga will have guests on the shores of Umhlanga beach within minutes. This affordable and comfortable hotel is also conveniently located under twenty minutes from King Shaka International Airport, Sibaya Casino, and Durban’s many attractions, while the enormous Gateway Theatre of Shopping is an 850m stroll from the hotel’s reception.

From the undulating greenery seen in The Valley of a Thousand Hills and the sheer drops of Oribi Gorge, to the fascinating uShaka Marine World and stunning stretches of endless coastline—Durban and its surrounds is certainly not without its intrigues. Offering something for everyone, this part of the country is home to endless excitement. 

Among its 234 Guest Rooms, the Holiday Inn Express offers double rooms with sofa beds, interleading rooms for families and groups, and the option of double-bedded and twin-bedded accommodation. Each room has an en-suite bathroom, telephone, safe, hairdryer, desk, and satellite TV, along with tea/coffee-making facilities, internet access, and a work desk.

  • Gateway and Umhlanga Beachfront are within walking distance
  • King Shaka Airport, Sibaya Casino, and uShaka Marine World are within a 20-minute drive of the hotel
  • Delicious breakfast buffets are offered in the Great Room while the Butcher Block next door is great for dinner
  • Outdoor pool for guests while each room boasts satellite TV, internet access, air-conditioning, and tea/coffee-making facilities to name a few
Restaurant on premises Sea views Swimming pool WIFI


Holiday Inn Express
North Coast, Durban
Kwa-Zulu Natal
South Africa

With Umhlanga’s shoreline only 2km away, and the enormous Gateway Theatre of Shopping reachable after an 850m stroll, the Holiday Inn Express Durban-Umhlanga is a comfortable and affordable option for visitors who are planning to get out and about to see all the sights and sounds that Durban and its surrounds have to offer.

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