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Blue Lagoon

Snell Parade, Durban, South Africa
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Litchie. Mealies and Paan

Beautiful place to just walk around and get you Litchies, mealies and Paan. However I feel this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul M
via mobile
A Durban Go-To

A very popular destination for families, work colleagues and various groups. Lots of space for... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Durban, South Africa
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Birdwatchers, fishermen and nature lovers adore the peaceful views and heady sea air of this lagoon.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“bunny chow” (9 reviews)
“street stalls” (2 reviews)
“braai” (10 reviews)
Snell Parade, Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to just walk around and get you Litchies, mealies and Paan. However I feel this place needs a bit more love and care from firstly the municipality who should lead by example and the visitors should follow. But Ja. Some visitors don't care...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A very popular destination for families, work colleagues and various groups. Lots of space for picnics and braais. Clean, neat restrooms. Can get very busy on Friday evenings and weekends. Sometimes there are flea markets or car shows.

Thank Lucyg444
Reviewed 3 October 2017

this was a place you could take your family , unfortunately what I witnessed was dangerous , with a street party on weekends with no police visible .

Thank krispillay
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Spent a day here, with our own hired catering services to celebrate our diploma completion and wishing a farewell to fellow classmates. I was a lovely experience... All white picnic

Thank Makhoba
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Not impressed, never been a spectacular place to visit and is to be blunt quite tacky , with nothing to do....

Thank Russ P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Wow! Family and friends and braai under the trees, watching the ducks swimming in the lake, and just appreciating nature. Gloryfying God for His Beautiful creation . Awesome and relaxing.

Thank Charmainemcdonald
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Like to enjoy the sun rising out of the Indian Ocean? Blue lagoon is the ideal place. In the early morning it is really quiet,. Good for swimming as well. Recommended.

Thank Dr_Saiful_67
Reviewed 8 June 2017

went here recently weloved our visit and it is a must to see for all the family from young to old don't miss it

Thank Ray G
Reviewed 26 May 2017

blue lagoon has a very relaxing feel and a vibrant night time.the food stalls and the restaurants are good. Has a really nice atmosphere to take the family or even just for couples.

1  Thank soogrimnafiza
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We visited the Blue Lagoon after many years. We attended a function at the Conference Centre. This centre was not there many years ago. The parking was full and buzzing. People were picnicking, fishing and swimming. It is a pity that the place was dirty.

Thank Pam J
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Mageshan S
2 July 2016|
Response from Pmv D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Sorry it is a not very accessible beach to carry there things
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