Where to get it: Sundowners in Durban

It's coastal peak season, and we know many of you are planning your vacation stays in December's favourite city, Durban. Here's a guide to where to sip your summer cocktails this season on the coast.

It’s coastal peak season, and we know many of you are planning your vacation stays December’s favourite city, Durban. If it’s your first time heading to the East Coast, or if you simply haven’t been there in a while, here’s a guide to where to sip your summer cocktails this season. 

Republik

You can find this quality hotspot on Broadway Road, in the suburban space of Durban North. As much as it is a suburban area, there’s still a vibe for you to embrace all hours of the day. It’s a trendy place that’s enjoyable throughout the day, right in to the night. Make it a family occasion by heading there for a light lunch during the day, or enjoy a date night while being serenaded to the sounds of live music performances on a Friday night.

Spiga D’oro Florida Road

This is a Durban classic hangout that has grown bigger and franchised over the years. However, the original Spiga is the ultimate place to be, the vibe is just right for the season and the hospitality is as warm as the Durban weather. Perfect for an Italian dinner with a group of friends and colleagues, with a menu that makes your stomach rumble for everything on it, it’s a definite good time. Their cocktail menu is a real delight, with a drink to suit every single person in any type of mood. It’s in a buzzing environment that’ll get you in to a celebratory Summer mood.

Moyo Ushaka Pier

This list would not be complete without a place that highlight Durban’s incredible coastal features. Moyo Ushaka Pier is a truly unique experience, especially as the sun sets. Picture this, sipping slowly on your favourite cocktail or drink, watching the sun set right at the ocean’s edge? What a treat! If you want to stick around a little longer, take the time to indulge in Moyo’s renowned authentically South African menu. Whether it be a bite sized meal, or a full on filler, you’ll be highly satisfied with the all-round experience.

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