Durban, South Africa, is one of the more desirable destinations in the world with its temperate climate and developed infrastructure. As such, Hotels Durban offer accommodation catering for a wide range of requirements. One of the most popular activities other than tourism is business conferences. Many local and overseas organisations choose Durban as a location for their business conference. Choosing a hotel for a business conference requires much planning and attention to detail if the conference is to be successful.
Are you looking for a holiday and are fed up with camping or iffy bed and breakfasts and just wish you could treat yourself to a holiday where you are waited on hand and foot. Try a hotel. Ouch!! you say – TOO expensive. Think again and with some research and some reality checks you may just find yourself in a 5 star Hotel, having the time of your life, for your next holiday.
Located just outside the Durban city centre is the 4 star Riverside Hotel. Built on the banks of the Umgeni River Mouth, the Riverside hotel is a little bit of heaven set above a green belt with delightful views of the Umgeni Estuary and the golden sands of the Durban beachfront.
It was once the kingdom of the legendary Zulu King Shaka. Originally discovered by Vasco Da Gama on Christmas day in 1497 it was named “Terra do Natal,” which is Portuguese for Christmas Country. The Portuguese already had a port at Maputo in Mocambique and did not see the importance of building another port in an area that was surrounded by mangrove swamps and dense coastal forest. It was the English settlers from the Cape that saw the usefulness of the large natural harbour and settled here in 1824.
When thinking about hotels Durban, you immediately picture tall buildings overlooking the Indian Ocean, the bustle of a sea front with street vendors, sand statues, restaurants and bars, thousands of people swimming, sunbathing or surfing on the sea. A cacophony of noise surrounds you, car horns, laughter, and music, to name a few. It’s busy, vibrant, wonderfully hectic….. and unrelenting in its intensity.
Heading to Durban for a getaway in the sunshine? Then Riverside Hotel, Hotel Accommodation Durban, is where you want to be. This luxurious and regal hotel with its cool white buildings and waving palms, is located just outside the buzz of the city and, with its amazing views of verdant greenways, the Umgeni River and endless stretches of beach, is waiting just for you!
Durban is a multicultural city of over three million people. A melting pot of African, Asian and European cultures. The city is situated within easy reach of some of the most beautiful scenery to be found in South Africa. The Big 5 nature sanctuaries and Game Parks of Kwa Zulu Natal , the well-known Valley of a Thousand Hills and its majestic scenery and beautiful beaches on the edge of the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.
Durban in the Zulu Kingdom of South Africa is home to over 3 million people and is a vast melting pot of different cultures. Home to the biggest population of Indians outside of India, the Eastern influence abounds in the restaurants and bazaars of Durban and its surrounding areas. With the Port of Durban, South Africa’s busiest port, on the doorstop, people of all nationalities visit Durban all year round.