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ABSA Stadium/Kings Park

Home to the Natal Sharks and less than 5 minutes drive from Sommersby. The stadium hosts many sporting and musical events throughout the year. You can visit the Sharks here

Greyville Racecourse

Arguably the best race course in South Africa and within a couple of minutes from Sommersby. Hosting racing regularly through the year and of course the Durban July and Gold Cup. Get more information by calling them on (031) 314 1500.

Durban Country Club/Royal Durban Golf Courses

Jameson Park View from Jameson Park Both of these prestigious golf courses are within a few minutes drive of Sommersby and are world renown. Further details can be obtained from Durban Country Club (031) 313 1777 or Royal Durban on (031) 309 1373.

The International Convention Centre Durban (ICC)

Voted Africa's number one for four years and one of the world's advanced conference centres, The International Convention Centre Durban (ICC) is about a 10 minute drive from Sommersby. See

Kingsmead Cricket Ground

Less than 5 minutes drive from Sommersby and home to the Natal Dolphins. The stadium also hosts many international matches. Further details can be obtained by calling the ground on (031) 335 4200.

Sun Coast Casino and Waterworld

Recently built and always popular the casino also has many fantastic bars and restaurants within the centre. Next door is the large water park with pools, rivers, rides and slides. Five minutes drive from Sommersby. The casino can be contacted on (031) 328 3000 and the water park on (031) 332 8885.

uShaka Island

A new and innovative themed park near the harbour of Durban. With shops, restaurants, bars, water park, underwater world and more and more each month uShaka Island is proving to be a huge success. Less than 10 minutes drive from Sommersby. For up to date information call (031) 328 8000.