Top 6 Self Catering Accommodation In South Beach, Durban, South Africa - Updated 2022

self catering accommodation in south beach durban

Durban is a coastal city in eastern South Africa, famous for its warm and sunny climate all year round. This is an ideal holiday destination that hosts a large number of tourists who enjoy exploring the beauty of KwaZulu-Natal on a safari. One of the famous attractions in Durban is the seafront promenade that stretches from uShaka Marine World, a huge theme park with an aquarium, to Moses Mabhida Stadium. When you are in Durban, there is so much to see and do, therefore, you will need a homely place to stay. For that reason, you should check out the best six self-catering accommodation options available in South Beach, Durban, South Africa.

1. CzechaZulu on the Beach - Room 12 (from USD 50)

Nothing beats waking up to spectacular sea views at the comfort of your home. To experience this, you should book this accommodation located on Durban beach only 10 minutes’ drive from the town center. Booking this listing will give you access to the whole one-bedroom, open-plan apartment which can comfortably accommodate up to four people. The bedroom has a queen-size bed and there is an additional double bed in the lounge for another two people in case you have a visitor. Other amenities that you will be able to use during your stay include an electric stove. a microwave, a fridge with freezer, a coffee machine, a washing machine, an iron and a hairdryer. Coffee, basic spices and washing powder are also provided by the host.

CzechaZulu on the Beach - No. 12
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
55 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice little apartment at the south beach
great little apartment with view to the ocean
very nice apartment with a great view of the ocean
the apartment has a full view and calm soundscape of the sea beach and breaking waves
dear linda & mvu a note on ocean view apartment durban south africa
apartment was clean and well kept
the apartment was very clean and spacious
clean beautiful comfortable and neat apartment
the apartment was clean and exactly what we needed
the apartment is super clean and has everything you need in it
good service from host
linda was a great host
linda & mvu are great hosts
i asked my hosts about my transport options to the venue and they were very helpful
she was responsive to our needs and offered helpful suggestions
the location is ideal for access to the beach
we had an event at ushaka marine world so the location was great and very close
the place is in a central lively area
the place is great very close to the beach
great value for money great location
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2. South Beach studio apartment (from USD 36)

Welcome to Durban, while you are here, you should book this old but charming studio apartment perfectly positioned less than 200 meters (218 yards) from the beach. Apart from the beach, the accommodation is conveniently close to restaurants, fast food outlets, entertainment areas, a shopping center and the famous Marine Parade which is ideal for walking, running, cycling or just soaking up the sun. Inside your booked room, you should expect to find two double beds, two armchairs, a cable TV, a fan, a dressing table and a dining table for four. Other basic amenities such as unlimited internet access and a free and secure parking space are also provided by the host.

Beach Haven - South Beach Studio Apartment
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
140 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we didnt experience any problems at all except wifi connection
we had such an amazing stay at hajra’s apartment
i had the pleasure of meeting hajra on the last day and she brought muffins for breakfast
we loved the warmth cleanliness and thoughtful touches
the place is very clean and quiet
her flat is clean and has everthing you could ever need
flat is super clean with everything one would want
hajra's place is a very clean and neat place
host is amazing and kind
host was very communicative and caring
we enjoyed being host by herwould recommend without hesitation
even more amazing host
hajra was a fantastic host
location is great for the beaches and ushaka
the place is very well located next to the beach
beautiful location and great host
the apartment is conveniently located close to south beach it’s very clean and safe & secure
all in all good value for money but it's not a five star place
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3. CzechaZulu on the Beach - No. 34 (from USD 50)

Treat your better half to a romantic getaway in South Africa by booking this one-bedroom apartment located on the shores of the Indian ocean. Given its strategic positioning, you will be in the perfect position to easily access all the social amenities you may need during your stay, including shops, malls, bars, cafes and classy restaurant. You should expect to find your booked apartment fully furnished with a comfy sofa, a cable TV, a table fan, and a coffee table. For those who prefer cooking their own meals, there is also a kitchen which is equipped with modern appliances including a microwave, toaster, a cooktop, washing machine and utensils. An ample parking space is also provided by the host.

CzechaZulu on the Beach - No. 34
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well stocked kitchen and good amenities
lovely apartment with a sea view and good size rooms
the wifi is good and there's a large tv which i didn't use
very attentive hosts and a neat and tidy apartment with really nice sea views and proximity to the beach
it was super clean and had everything you could possibly need
the place is very clean nothing to complain about the place is safe and secured
clean and comfortable and right next to the beach
great location very clean exactly how its shown in photos
linda and mvu were great hosts
hosts are friendly and quick to respond
linda was super helpful and easily reachable
wonderful hosts who were easy to communicate with flexible and very helpful
we post one of the responses from the host below for public interest
very chic apartment right across from the beach and plenty of attractions within minutes walking distance
this apartment is in an ideal location along the beach front
great apartment in a great location with really thoughtful and attentive hosts
for swimming surfing running walking or cycling on the sea front this is a perfect location
clean place to be close to all the entertainment safety n secure place
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4. Grandborogh court on beach

Now that you have decided your destination for your much-awaited vacation, it is time to look for an apartment which will tick all your boxes. If you are looking for a private and peaceful accommodation during your stay in Durban, then this accommodation is highly recommended. It is located in a very clean, safe and quiet neighborhood only five minutes’ walk from the beach. Apart from the beach, the accommodation is also close to many social amenities including boutiques, restaurants and bars. Your booked space is a fully furnished studio apartment equipped with two sofa beds, a dining table, a cable TV and a kitchenette where you will find a fridge, coffee machine, oven and a cooktop. A free and secure parking space is also provided.

Grandborogh court on beach
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Entire apartment 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. Durban Beach Hotel

Durban Beach Hotel is a safe, clean and spacious apartment perfect for the discerning business travelers or those after a unique vacation experience. The room is accessed through an elevator and it is furnished with a comfortable queen-size bed, a cable TV and office desk for your laptop and a private bathroom where you will find a walk-in shower, a bath and a water closet. Other important amenities worth mentioning are unlimited access to the internet and an ample parking space. Linens, toiletries and towels are also provided by the host upon request. Given its strategic positioning, this accommodation is perfect for those who prefer safari tours and maritime outings.

Durban Beach Hotel: Safari Lodge Adventure & Tours
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Private room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Sunny studio across the beach

At a reasonable price, you can secure this bright and sunny studio apartment located only five minutes’ walk from the famous Blue Flag swimming beach and uShaka Marine Seaworld. Inside your new home, you should expect to find it furnished with light and airy cane furniture and a sprinkling of coffee tables. There is also a dining area equipped with a table and two chairs which are also suitable for working on a laptop. Given the fact that this accommodation is self-catering, guests will be glad to know that it has a fully fitted kitchen with modern appliances including a microwave, fridge and compact oven. So what are you waiting for? Come and enjoy the lovely sea views and cool breezes.

Sunny Studio across from the beach
Durban Metro, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
26 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is comfortable with a beautiful ocean view
a small cozy apartment with a nice view in a secure building
the apartment is comfortable and spacious and has a great view of the beach
this apartment has an amazing ocean view and it's clean
it's sunny well-equipped large for a studio and very comfortable
melody's flat is super clean and well furnished
very clean neat safe and comfortable flat
the studio was super clean and the stay was you're moneys worth
melody was an amazing host
melody is a lovely host
she was a kind and good host
melody is a host par excellence
our host was friendly and very helpful
super close to beach transport and places to eat
there was an awesome restaurant near by and a place to hire bicycles
the place is good for someone who will be staying for short term
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Come, relax and enjoy the cool air that’s in South Beach, Durban. Book a room from the list above and get ready for a memorable vacation.

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