Aliwal Dive Centre based in the town of Umkomaas on the KwaZulu Natal south coast is a mere 35 minute drive from the centre of Durban and 50 minute drive from the New King Shaka International airport, as a PADI 5 star Instructor Development Centre we offer scuba diving and training from a Discover Scuba Diver through to Instructor level. All training is done on site in our fully equipped classroom and 4m heated, salt water swimming pool. We have large kit up areas, hot showers, air fills, nitrox fills and full gear hire. In our bed and breakfast lodge we have 5 double en-suite rooms which have the most fantastic sea views with their own balconies, air conditioners, ceiling fans, safes, mini bars and hospitality trays and 2 dorm rooms (sleeps total of 10 people) which are en-suite and have their own balconies, ceiling fans and safes. Secure parking is offered plus laundry service, wifi, internet caf?, snack menu and a liquor license for those who enjoy a cold one. We are a two minute walk from the beach and have the golf course and bowling green directly opposite us.Tala Game reserve and Ushaka Marine world are an approximately 35 -45 minute drive from the centre.