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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Aquarium
“The Aquarium here is the largest in the African continent. Great place to explore the sea world, for any traveler. Also suitable for families. Enjoy the daily dolphin or penguin shows ”
  • 137 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Mall
“The largest mall in the southern hemishpere. Designer fashion, ster kinekor movies, you need atleast half a day to visit this iconic mall. ”
  • 110 locals recommend
Stadium
“Memories of 2010 Soccer World Cup, highest man-made bung-jump in the world and great Saturday market”
  • 101 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Shopping Mall
“the Zimbali Suites are situated within short driving distance from the Ballito Junction Regional Mall. Here you will find the following. the movies.new metro good eating places do your shopping best coffee shops ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Place to shop
“well what can i say its the largest shopping center in the southern hemisphere its a 1 km walk end to end with lots of moving room With over 390+ stores, 70 eateries the choice is yours ”
  • 51 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Head over to Ballito, there is an array of restaurants on the beach (or in the Lifestyle mall if you’re looking for a little more modern dining)”
  • 64 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“We have been serving wholesome, freshly made Belgian waffles since 1991. We believe that food should be fresh, wholesome, nourishing, as well as delicious. Great care is taken in the preparation of your food; this includes the use of whole foods and quality ingredients in our recipes. To make your food just that bit more special, we try to use organically grown vegetables and salad produce whenever possible, avoiding foods that contain additives, preservatives and colourants. We aim to perfect our waffles to every standard measured by our customers individual needs”
  • 51 locals recommend
Casino
“Movie place, restaurants, casino private beach, entertainment & more to see for all ages”
  • 49 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Mall
“Convenient shopping mall with lots of smaller interesting shops selling all manner of different merchandise.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Small and intimate where you need not have to dodge the crowds but has everything you need”
  • 39 locals recommend
Park
“Stunning views and exhilirating zip line through the gorge as well as swing bridge and bungi jumping, surrounded by nature”
  • 38 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Mozambik (the original restaurant has been there for years and has the best peri-peri chicken this side of our borders)”
  • 52 locals recommend
Hotel
“Your trip will not be complete without a visit to the famous Oyster Box Hotel. A beautiful hotel with spectacular ocean views. Book for High tea or spend the day at the Spa or else enjoy a five star meal in their Grill Room or try the authentic Indian curries that made them famous. Highly recommended!”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
“South Coast family day out to enjoy delicious food, 4x4 Quad biking and a butterfly dome”
  • 40 locals recommend
National Park
“Great day out to a big 5 game reserve, either self drive or book a daytrip with any of the tour operators in St Lucia”
  • 31 locals recommend
Garden
“very tranquil, perfect for quiet time and a picnic. About a 10 min drive. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience

Top restaurants

Coffee Shop
“We have been serving wholesome, freshly made Belgian waffles since 1991. We believe that food should be fresh, wholesome, nourishing, as well as delicious. Great care is taken in the preparation of your food; this includes the use of whole foods and quality ingredients in our recipes. To make your food just that bit more special, we try to use organically grown vegetables and salad produce whenever possible, avoiding foods that contain additives, preservatives and colourants. We aim to perfect our waffles to every standard measured by our customers individual needs”
  • 51 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Mozambik (the original restaurant has been there for years and has the best peri-peri chicken this side of our borders)”
  • 52 locals recommend
Restaurant
“South Coast family day out to enjoy delicious food, 4x4 Quad biking and a butterfly dome”
  • 40 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“High-end seafood restaurant. Stunning views and a great overall experience.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Beach Bar
“A pub style restaurant with slap up meals where can squish your toes in the sand catch a tan... right on the beach! ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Restaurant
“With its prime location on Umdloti Beach, Mundo Vida offers patrons seafood and bistro fare in a casual, yet professional environment. Superior produce, exceptional cuisine, eclectic wines and acute attention to service detail.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our favourite secret spot in the whole of Durban. Feels like you're in Durban's very own version of Camps Bay. The best food in the province!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“By far the best fine dining experience in Ballito, and a pool bar that holds a great vibe on most days.”
  • 32 locals recommend

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