A flight of steps below the house leads down to a sandy beach with many coves and inlets to explore. Whether it is surfing, swimming, fishing, building sand castles or sun-tanning the local 'private' beach is a superb place to relax and unwind. The main Salt Rock swimming beach (life savers and shark nets) is a short walk or drive from the house.
Salt Rock has convenient local shopping with a Spar, Topps, Checkers and Woolworths a short drive from the house. Ballito is a 5 minute drive from the house and has many brand shops and facilities. Gateway shopping centre is a major shopping centre 20 mins drive from the house.
The house is a short drive to some fantastic golf course: Zimbali, Prince's Grant, Umhlali. Further away is Durban Country Club, Selbourne, San Lameer and numerous other great golf courses.
King Shaka International Airport is 20 minutes drive from the house
There are a number of fantastic restaurants close by and in Ballito.
Umfolozi game reserve is 2 hours north by car and provides an opportunity for excellent game viewing.
Sibaya casino is 20 minutes drive from the house.
Other activities include:
Mountain biking at Holla Trails
Zip lines through trees
The Wavehouse at Gateway
uShaka Marine World in Durban