From R745 per Unit

Driftsands Holiday Flats

From R745 per Unit



Situated 150km South of Durban, Driftsands Sea View Flats are 50 meters from the sea & across the road from the Uvongo tidal pool. Uvongo bathing beach is a 3-minute walk away and Uvongo's Business Centre is only one block away.

Driftsands Sea View Flats are situated 50m from the sea front in Uvongo. The complex has a sparkling communal swimming pool, 5 social braai areas and a play area for the children. It is completely fenced and access is through the motorized main gate. A security guard is on duty at night. Each unit has a car port for one vehicle, and there are extra open parking bays on the sea side of the complex, behind a palisade fence and a motorized gate. Remotes are available from the office.

The Sea View flats offer uninterrupted 180 degree sea views. Each flat is completely kitted out for 6 people - crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots and pans - and contains a microwave oven, a stove, a fridge and at least 1 colour TV. There are no towels of any sort supplied. There are two bedrooms - one with two single beds and one with a double bed, and a sleeper couch in the living area. The bath rooms have either a bath with a shower in it, or a shower. The units are serviced daily except Sunday's and public holidays.

The two cottages - Garrick, the only 8 sleeper, and Shad, 4 sleeper - are situated in the grounds of the complex, above the communal swimming pool, and share a braai area.

The Colin Street 6 sleepers are positioned at the top of the complex, and are all 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom units. Across the driveway are the 2 bachelor units - bedsitters perfect for 2 people - and a 4 sleeper - 1 bedroom - unit.

Each unit is furnished according to the owner's individual taste.

Driftsands is a family sea holiday oriented resort, and as such guests are expected to respect their fellow holiday makers and keep noise levels down. No loud noise at any time, and no noise after 10pm.

Seafront units:
All have magnificent, 180-degree sea-views. The units are compact and comfortable with interleading rooms. There is one bathroom with shower over the bath. They are ideally comfortable for 2 to 4 people.
Colin Road Flats:
The four beautiful modern units near the office are all two bathroom, two bedroom (en-suite with shower, other with bath), with large living area. They are ideal for 4 people but can accommodate up to 6.
Garrick Cottage:
Accommodates a maximum of 8 people. There are 3 bed-rooms, one of which is interleading to a small room with bunk beds. There are one and a half bathrooms. It is a freestanding cottage containing a garden and braai area that is shared with Shad Cottage. Garrick Cottage overlooks the swimming pool and has a limited sea view.
Shad Cottage:
This cottage is small, suitable for 2 people. There is a small separate bedroom plus a 2nd small room that serves as a lounge/2nd bedroom. There is a full bathroom and kitchen. It overlooks the swimming pool and shares the enclosed garden and braai area with Garrick Cottage. There is a limited sea view.
Bachelor 4 sleeper:
This bachelor consist of 2 interleading rooms and a shower, basin & toilet. The first room has 2 single beds, the inside room contains sleeper couch, microwave, 2 plate hot plate, kettle, toaster and bar fridge and colour TV with.
Bachelor 2 sleeper:
These units are small, suitable for a maximum of 2 people. There is only 1 room which consists of 1 Queen size bed, microwave, toaster, kettle, 2 plate hotplate, bar fridge and colour TV There is a separate shower, basin and toilet. There is a sea view from veranda.

For the active holidays there are bowling greens, tennis courts, squash courts, 8 golf courses, a mini putt course, go-carts, surf and rock fishing, ski boat fishing, bird watching and whale watching. The two shopping centers - The Shelly Centre with cinemas and the South Coast Mall - a bird park, a crocodile farm and a game farm cater for a more relaxed holiday. The world famous Oribi Gorge and Nature Reserve and The Wild Coast Casino are easily accessible by car.


Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Access
  • Non-Smoking
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television

On Site Facilities

Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Casino
  • Fishing
  • Game Viewing
  • Golf Course
  • Gym
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Other




  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Average Response Time: 11 hours
  • Cancellations after payment: 0%
  • Cards accepted by this establishment
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.

Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Uvongo, Driftsands Holiday Flats has been voted Best Establishment in Uvongo for 2018Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Uvongo, Driftsands Holiday Flats has been voted Best Value for Money in Uvongo for 2018


79 Colin Street, Uvongo, 4270

Map Driftsands Holiday Flats in Uvongo  South Coast (KZN)  KwaZulu Natal  South Africa

Guest Comments

Apart from the unusual setup - the main entrance opens into a bedroom, then the kitchen, lounge area and then the main bedroom, everything else was acceptable.

Overall the stay was lovely, the view is excellent watching whale was incredible and walking up to the sea however flats must have some towels & dish cloths 'PLEASE' so it was so relaxing I like it we enjoy ourselves Lekker!!Mncwaaah!! see me next year for December Holidays sharp!


Has to be the best family place to stay for a Uvongo Beach experience!

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