Bluff Accommodation

The Bluff refers to a long, rounded ridge of sand dunes on the southern side of Durban in KwaZulu Natal. The Zulus named it isiBubulungu, a reference to its shape. The Bluff comprises about 7 of Durban’s suburbs, including Brighton beach, Durban’s ‘friendly suburb’. Bluff accommodation is convenient as it lies between the city’s central business district and the King Shaka International Airport and the industrial suburbs which lie further south.

The Bluff is a great location for holiday-makers for a number of reasons. Firstly it is home to two of Durban’s iconic beaches – Anstey’s and Brighton Beach. Both are patrolled by lifeguards and protected by shark nets. They are also both family orientated with fresh water paddling pools, and tidal pools to keep smaller kids and the less confident adults occupied.

The sea is warm thanks to the Indian Ocean with the warm Mozambican current and both beaches have swimming areas and great surf spots. Brighton Beach is particularly renowned amongst surfers for the ‘Cave Rock’ surf spot.

The Bluff, as you might imagine, is a prominent geographical feature in Durban and there is speculation that it once may have been an important navigational indicator to ships heading into Durban. Today the Bluff makes up the southern quayside of the Durban port, protecting it from the open waters of the Indian Ocean.

Apart from lazing around on the beaches in Durban’s warm, subtropical temperatures, Bluff accommodation is also close to the Bluff National Park Golf Club, a challenging course which also appeals to keen birders. Large part of the Bluff are protected wetlands and play host to a variety of waders and other water birds. Other natural stars are the whales which can be seen in the winter months, and the famous dolphins which frequent the shoreline throughout the year.

Other potential activities include taking a tour of the old whaling station, investigating the city centre and heart of Durban culture or visiting the Bluff shopping mall.

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Beach Belle

From R1950* unit


On the Indian Ocean's edge - literally part of the sand dune! This beautifully situated house is ideal for holiday makers wanting to relax and have the peace and quiet they deserve! ... More Info

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Ocean Blue Guesthouse

From R850* unit


Come and enjoy our breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean whilst relaxing in our lovely holiday cottages situated in the tranquil surroundings of the Bluff. We have 2 units available. Unit 1 -"The Chal... More Info

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Africa on Sea

From R600* unit


Africa on Sea is an upmarket self catering guest house situated on the Bluff in Durban.We can accommodate 15 guests in 3 units as follows :- 1) The Lion's Den sleeps (4) in a queen size bed and 2 sle... More Info

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Ocean's 4

From R850* unit


One spacious groundfloor 3-bedroom apartment (sleeps 6), main-en-suite plus bathroom with shower and toilet. Fully equipped and furnished. Air-conditioned, DSTV. Large verandah and next to swimmin... More Info

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Lighthouse Inn B & B

From R800* unit


Businessmen & Women ---- Sportsmen & Women Offering: Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering with stunning Harbour and City views, Cleaned and Serviced Daily, Safe Parking for 4 Vehicles, Pool, Braai / Ba... More Info

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Aloe Beach

From R1200* unit


Enjoy warm hospitality and a relaxing stay at our self catering establishment, spacious seaview apartments. Convenient to the local beach, shopping malls and only 20 minuets drive to Durban's city cen... More Info

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Lisa's Guesthouse

From R1200* unit


Enjoy the 180 degree Indian ocean views from your balcony, lounge and kitchen. what a magnificent sight. bring your binoculars to watch the dolphins who grace the oceans with their presence daily, as ... More Info

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A Family and Friends Guesthouse

From R800* unit


Welcome…….Let us make this home away from home away from home… we will make you comfortable in sunny Durban. We are within walking distance from 4 shopping centres (1km radius) and a 3 minute drive to... More Info

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Chicken Shack Lodge

From R350 pps


The Bluff headland, with it characteristic profile dipping into the ocean, is a powerful image It is visible from great distances, an extraordinarily diverse area. An area vested with fascinating his... More Info

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Ambient Guest Lodge

From R500* unit


Ambient guest lodge - offering quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation - the perfect environment for rest and rejuvenation. Set in a beautiful sub tropical garden with pool - tastefully decorated rooms ... More Info

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Bluff Reviews

Bluff Accommodation has been rated 4/5 based on 110 reviews.

Bluff
This is a very nice quite area, where one can have a piece of mind while enjoying the ocean.
- Mokhele Raseboka

Bluff
Best place to stay when visiting Durbs.
- Etienne Pienaar

Bluff
Lovely area. Quiet yet with all the amenities.
- Etienne Pienaar

Bluff
Bluff is a nice suburb with an excellent beach that we only discovered when we left .
- Andrew Van Der Merwe

Bluff
Good place and very quite.
- Sylvester Baitsomedi