Three of Durban's best loved shopping malls, all within a 15 min drive, await those with a need to indulge in some serious retail therapy. For more information and operating hours click on the center names to link to each website. Gateway Theater of Shopping, Umhlanga (10kms); La Lucia Mall, La Lucia (6kms); The Pavilion,Westville (14ks)


For the business traveller, Northway Lodge is conveniently situated for access to: Durban's CBD (7.5kms), the Durban International Convention Center (ICC) (5kms); One-on-One Conference Center - Umhlanga (10kms) and the Suncoast Conference venue (3kms).

Beaches / Leisure

Popular leisure spots in close proximity to the Lodge include: Ushaka Marine World (10kms); Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World (3kms); Umgeni River Bird Park (1.5kms); Barnyard Theatre at Gateway (10kms).

Rugby / Sports

The 'Shark Tank' i.e. the ABSA Stadium is located 2kms from Northway Lodge. To get the latest Sharks news browse the Sharks official website. Remember to make your reservations early, as accommodation fills up quickly on rugby weekends. Other sports venues close to Northway Lodge, include: * 2010 World Cup Moses Mabhida Soccer Stadium (2.5kms) * the Kingspark Olympic Swimming Pool (2.5kms) * the Kingspark Athletic Stadium (2kms) * sports clubs: Berea Rovers, Crusaders, DHS (2kms)

Golf Courses

For the golfing enthusiast, Northway Lodge is no more than a short drive away from several of the premier golf courses north of Durban. These include the following courses: Beachwood (3kms); Durban Country Club (2.5kms); Windsor (1.5kms); Mt Edgecombe (15kms); Zimbali (30kms).

Dining Out

Durban North has a wide selection of restaurants catering to a variety of palates, including Chinese, Italian, Thai, Portuguese and Indian. On the fast food side, local favourites are Spur, KFC, Comics, Debonairs Pizza and Nando's. (3kms).