Lapa Lighthouse B&B

    Liande Engelbrecht (Contact Person)
    Paul (Contact Person)
    (031) 561 4952 (Telephone)
    082 460 8821 (Mobile)
    086 633 1855 (Fax) (Email)

Physical Address

19 Montague Drive
Umhlanga Ridge

Postal Address

P. O. Box 25109
Sea View


Arriving at Lapa Lighthouse, Umhlanga Ridge, for upmarket accommodation, you will find luxurious rooms furnished for your delight, fitted with the finest linen. A shelter for you to relax after a busy day of exploration and enjoyment of travelling or a busy day working with safe onsite parking, armed response and street patrol ensures that you can fully relax. All spacious bedrooms offer en-suite accommodation with air conditioning, television, heated towel rails and beverage facilities as well as limited self-catering facilities. The honeymoon room available for love birds that will entice even extended married couples wanting to celebrate special anniversaries and occasions...features twin basins and his/her shower. Lapa Lighthouse is within walking distance of KZN Sharks Board, Gateway Theatre of shopping, one of the biggest shopping centres in South Africa, where IMAX is one of the many attractions and Umhlanga Village close to the beach, buzzing with many sports bars, food hideaways and little shops to explore. Umhlanga main beach+-1.5km with its popular promenade, lighthouse and safe swimming beaches. Dolphin viewing and scuba diving happens from here. Famous uShaka Marine World +-12km away will delight any sea life explorer and for the daring the water world is ideal. Here you will experience the true Africa hospitality, with live Zulu dancers and curios. LAPA, the indigenous word in Zulu language used in KwaZulu-Natal - Usually spelt LAPHA means - when they arrive we will welcome them. Likewise LAPA, also an indigenous word in Afrikaans, our home language means: A roof over our heads where good friends gather and have a braai (barbeque) and a drink together in harmony.

Getting There

From the Airport:

Take the N2 heading South.

It will take you about 10 minutes to get to the Mt Edgecombe/ Gateway turnoff driving at the speed limit of 120 km/h.

Take the off ramp and turn left at the robots.

After the bridge, which is called the Millennium Bridge; take the next left off ramp.

This will take you to a set of robots.

Turn left. Get into middle lane. This will take you onto Umhlanga Rocks drive.

When you are on Umhlanga rocks Drive, you will go past two traffic islands, after the second traffic circle, turn right.

Turn left into Montague Drive.

Lapa Lighthouse is on the right hand side, no. 19.

From Durban City:

Take the M4 highway heading north.

This will take you past several landmarks. Virginia Airport, La Lucia Mall, and then the Umhlanga Rocks Drive off-ramp.

At the robots take the left hand turn.

Go over the next set of robots.

Go halfway up the hill and turn right into Montague Drive.

Lapa Lighthouse is on the right hand side, no. 19.


Number of Rooms: 5
Capacity: 10


Air Conditioning
BBQ | Braai Facilities
Secure parking


Beach Nearby