By TRAVEL AND TOURISM REPORTER
UNDOUBTEDLY ndoubtedly the brightest star on the Golden Mile, Southern Sun Elangeni &
Maharani (previously known as Southern Sun Elangeni & Southern Sun North Beach) is just metres from the best beaches, the 4km boardwalk and Durban’s major attractions. By night or by day, whether at work or play, experience the vibrant culture and colour of Durban’s premier hotel destination.
Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani is the ultimate place to stay in Durban, with a total of 734 stylish rooms, two breakfast venues, two fully equipped gyms, three sparkling swimming pools (1 heated), 15 conference venues, 11 restaurants and bars, free high speed, quality connectivity WiFi – (500MB per room per day) and the Camelot Spa (opening soon) with amazing facilities to help guests relax and rejuvenate in the comfort of these fantastic
Apart from famous, breathtaking beaches of Durban, other attractions guests to Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani can enjoy in the city and surrounds include: Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre The ICC is a functional space in an aesthetic environment. Centrally located and just a quarter of an hour from the airport, ICC Durban is accessible
from all directions of the city which likes to play and have fun.
SunCoast Casino, Hotel and Entertainment. This is one of South Africa’s sexiest casinos with its design inspired by the United States. It is the largest gaming facility in KwaZulu-Natal, and
the Casino Lounge Bar is popular amongst sports enthusiasts. 1.2km.
Ushaka Marine World: This marine adventure world is famous for its spectacular aquarium, shark cage diving, dolphin, seal and penguin shows and its endless entertainment
that caters for the whole family.
Moses Mabhida Stadium: This world-class, multi-purpose stadium hosts 70,000 spectators and is situated close to the ABSA Stadium Kings Park, the Kingsmead Stadium and the
Durban Street Circuit. 2.5km
Durban Country Club: Situated only 1km from the Golden Mile, this exceptional facility has two club houses and a highly rated golf course. 2.8km
Durban City Hall: Durban City Hall is one of the more popular tourist attractions.The City
Hall is a very attractive building built in 1910 and was designed in Modern Renaissance style and is the most famous building in Durban. 3km
Amphitheatre Flea Market: This market is well known as one of the best destinations to purchase African art and curios. 0.10km
Durban Botanic Gardens: The Gardens are a few minutes’ walk from the bustling Warwick Triangle, site of one of the largest retail medicinal plant markets in the country. The Gardens hosts approximately 500 000 visitors per year, many of whom are foreign tourists.
The best time to visit Durban and Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani is when you are ready; all year round this fantastic hotel facility provides warmth, class and exquisite hospitality for its guests, whether travelling for business or pleasure or both!
For more info contact Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani on 031 362 1300