About the Apartment
The apartment has DSTV (Satellite TV) available on a flat screen television. All four bedrooms are air conditioned, with ceiling fans available in the open plan lounge / dining room area The apartment is serviced daily, excluding Sundays and Public Holidays Umhlanga’s main swimming beach is 80m away from the apartment, as well as within walking distance to the popular restaurants, bars and supermarkets.
The Living Area
The lounge / dining area is beautifully appointed with comfortable furniture present throughout. All seats on the genuine leather lounge suite recline. The dining room table comfortably seats eight people. From the lounge/ dining area are sliding doors that lead onto the balcony with breathtaking sea views. There is also an outside dining area that is perfect to relax in and enjoy your morning coffee, evening sun downers or your meals.
The kitchen is divided into two parts – the main kitchen and the scullery. Both fully fitted with high end appliances. In the main kitchen there is a fridge, microwave oven, toaster, kettle and under counter oven and hob. The scullery comprises a bar fridge, ice maker, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. If you wish, your laundry can be washed and ironed for you at a small additional fee.
This luxury apartment boasts two main double bedrooms, both with full en-suite bathrooms. They each have queen size beds. The third bedroom has twin beds (which can be reconfigured into a king size bed upon request) and the other bedroom has bunk beds (double on the bottom with a single on top). There is one bathroom to service the third and fourth bedrooms.
702 Oyster Rock is in easy walking distance of the Umhlanga Town Centre and several upmarket restaurants, bars, coffee shops and supermarkets. The facilities on offer are exceptional. There are numerous hotels in the immediate vicinity where children can enjoy ten pin bowling, game arcades and many others.
For the water enthusiasts, there is deep sea fishing, dolphin viewing, scuba diving, snorkelling, surfing or just relaxing on the beaches or taking a long leisurely walk or a jog on the 5km beach Promenade. The award winning Pier is also a must see! .
There are several world class golf courses in the immediate vicinity. 702 Oyster Rock is a five minute drive from Gateway, (the largest shopping and entertainment centre in the Southern Hemisphere), twenty minute drive from Durban and the International Conference Centre (I. C. C.). Private first world hospitals are a five minutes drive away by car. Sibaya Casino is only a five minute drive away. Ushaka Marine World is just a 20 minute drive from Oyster Rock.
Take a ride in the cable car to the top of the Moses Mabhida Stadium (home of the 2010 Fifa Football World Cup) and enjoy spectacular views of Durban and the entire coastline as far as the eye can see. Umhlanga Lagoon Reserve Nature Trails – Guided Nature Walks Enjoy the beauty of the forest, the thrill of crossing the lagoon on wooden bridges.
The Hawaan Forest is a small remnant of a pristine dry coastal forest that is rich in biodiversity. Umhlanga Rocks is the jewel of the KwaZulu-Natal coastline and is one of the most sought after holiday resorts in South Africa whilst still retaining its unique seaside village feel. If you are looking for a holiday, at any time of the year, Umhlanga is definitely “first choice".