Explore Ballito



Nature lovers can go on day trips to Zululand game and nature reserves. The Hluhluwe / Umflozi game park is just 257 km north of Ballito. Closer to home is the Harold Johnson Nature Reserve which offers excellent birding and nature trails. 

Sport and recreation

Sport and recreation

There is never a dull moment, with a wide range of activities for sun, sport and fun lovers. The area offers world class golfing facilities, microlighting, horse riding and other sporting activities. Water lovers can go scuba diving, spear fishing, angling or deep sea fishing and for those sun lovers there is always the magnificent stretch of sandy beaches and sheltered coves.



The beaches are the main attraction for most visitors and Ballito is well known for its safe, superb beaches. At the southern end of Ballito is Salmon Bay, a popular surfing and jet skiing spot. 



Ballito houses the Umhlali Country Club and golfers can also enjoy the renowned Zimbali golf course, designed by international golf supremo Tom Weiskopf. 

Living in Ballito

Areas near to Ballito

Amanzimtoti, Berea, Durban, Durban North, Hibberdene, Kokstad, La Lucia, Margate, Montclair, Mount Edgecombe, Newcastle, Pinetown, Port Edward, Port Shepstone, Richards Bay, Scottburgh and Pennington, The Midlands, Umdloti, uMhlanga, Umtentweni, Underberg, Upper Highway,


Ballito has excellent primary and high schools servicing the local community. Crawford College North Coast, Trinity Preparatory and High School in Palm Lakes, and Umhlali Primary School.


Netcare Albertino Hospital has 5 operating rooms and 120 beds.


Ballito Junction, Ballito Lifestyle Centre and The Quarter Boutique offer a variety of local and chain stores.


The Dolphin Coast is situated just 20 minutes north of Durban and serves as a gateway to Zululand. 

Agents operating in Ballito

Neil de Beer

Neil de Beer
M: +27 83 407 8777
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Anton van der Merwe
Bea van der Merwe
Ian Hort
Marcelle Conradie
Sascha Bausch
Shelley West
Tracey Middleton
Jane Govender
Michelle Ann Sykes
Jonathan Stott
Mike Rutherfoord
Vera Steenkamp
Belinda Souchon
Sean Newton
Gail Kuhlmey

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius