Tour of Durban Suburbs

Station Drive Precinct

Station Drive Precinct is a newly popular neighbourhood found in Durban. It has recently been transformed into a hip young area and is now filled with restaurants, clothes shops, a brewery, and trade markets.


Amanzimtoti is a relaxed coastal town found in Durban. It attracts all different ages to the area including young professionals and older generations due to its beautiful beaches. At these beaches you will always find people surfing swimming and fishing.

Durban Central

Durban Central has a perfect mix of seaside vibes and urban living, where you can take a trip to the beach or visit one of the many lush parks found in the neighbourhood, but then join in with the exciting nightlife. Durban Central is home to numerous bars, pubs, restaurants, and night clubs, all found close together.


Hillcrest is found in the Valley of a Thousand Hills and has a slightly cooler and less humid climate than other areas of Durban. This area is very family friendly and is home to many private schools, parks and things to do for all ages. Houses here have some beautiful views of the surrounding hills, and the area is relaxed and rural.

Explore Durban

Things to know before moving to Durban

There are many attractions and things to do in the area of Durban. A great place to visit is the uShaka Marine World, where you can find an adventure park and a water park. It is great fun for all the family. If you are into art, then a must visit is the Durban African Art Centre which hosts different exhibits from many different artists. Another interesting place to visit is Sri Sri Radhanath Temple, which is the largest Hare Krishna temple in Africa. The architecture here is breathtaking and you can take in the history and culture of this beautiful place.

Durban has some fantastic restaurants to be enjoyed scattered all around. 9th Avenue Bistro is a beautiful restaurant that serves contemporary takes on modern classics. Dishes here range from grilled ostrich fillet to crispy roasted duck. If you are looking for a luxurious restaurant then look no further than The Grill Room situated in the luxury hotel The Oyster Box. If you are a fan of fish, then you need to take a trip to the Jack Salmon Fish House, which now has four different restaurants across Durban. The Poke bowls here are amazing and definitely a recommended dish by those who visit there frequently.

Universities & Colleges in Durban

Durban is well known for its amount of further education opportunities. Some of the best universities on offer in Durban include Mangosuthu University of Technology, Durban University of Technology, University of Kwazulu-Natal and University of Zululand. If you are looking for a college instead, then there are plenty to choose from, including Omni College, Umbilo Fet College and Durban North College, all who have great courses on offer.

Looking to make the move to Durban?

Local Suburbs Nearby:

  • Desainager
  • eMdloti
  • Mount Edgecombe
  • Mount Moreland
  • oThongathi
  • Westbrook
  • uMhlanga
  • Arena Park
  • Berea
  • Bluff
  • Cato Manor
  • Durban North
  • Essenwood
  • Hillary
  • Inanda
  • Jacobs Ladder
  • Self Storage Units Durban

Local Places Nearby:

  • KwaMashu
  • Manor Gardens
  • Mayville
  • Memorial Park
  • Merebank
  • Montclair
  • Mount Vernon
  • Northdene
  • Overport
  • Phoenix
  • Poet’s Corner
  • Prospecton
  • Rossburgh
  • Springfield
  • Stamford Hill
  • Umhlatuzana
  • Umlazi
  • Umbilo
  • Woodlands
  • Yellowwood Park