Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

A 5-minute walk from Umhlanga Main Beach, this straightforward hotel is 17.9 km from downtown Durban and 18.2 km from uShaka Marine World.

Casual rooms (most with ocean views) feature kitchenettes, flat-screen TVs and free WiFi. Suites add sitting areas.

Amenties include a rooftop pool, 2 meeting rooms and covered parking. Breakfast is available for a surcharge, and there’s also a bar.