A small holiday town, Ballito is nestled in the heart of the Dolphin Coast on the eastern side of South Africa. Simple and relaxed living can be enjoyed here with access to the beach as well as shopping and dining opportunities. Ballito is easily accessible thanks to its close proximity to the King Shaka International Airport.
Travelers in Ballito can choose between the malls and restaurants, the beaches, the golf courses, or adventures into the wild. The Harold Johnson Nature Reserve offers walking trails and picnic sites as well as two national monuments – Fort Pearson and the Ultimatum Tree. A spectacular golfing experience awaits at the Zimbali Country Club
and the Umhlali Country Club. Along the coast are a number of beach options. Willard Beach is the main swimming beach and is complemented by a boardwalk offering easy strolls and beautiful views. Families will enjoy the Ballito Tidal Pool and its two adult and kid-friendly pools. When looking to escape the elements, a number of malls, including Ballito Lifestyle Center
, provide shopping and dining as well as services for the modern day traveler.
The majority of accommodation can be found ideally placed near the beachfront. Several other options are placed within the city center, near the city services and shopping complexes, and also within the vicinity of golf courses. Be sure to check out the interactive map of Ballito for information on hotel locations, attractions, and must-see destinations.