Tourist Attractions in Pennington, South Coast, KwaZulu-Natal

Tourist Attractions near Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Pennington Beach

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Selborne Golf Course Hole 18

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Pennington Conservation Center

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Selborne Country Club Selborne Country Club
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Umdoni Park Golf Club: less than 5 km
Selborne Country Club: less than 5 km
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Aqua Vista Holiday Accommodation
Aqua Vista Holiday Accommodation in Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal
Aqua Vista offers its guests a choice of four (4) decorated bedrooms. Each exudes an air of tranquility and relaxation. Enjoy a delicious breakfast either outside near the pool or on the upper sun deck. Laze around the rim-flow pool and take in the magnif
River Valley Resort
River Valley Resort in Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal
With year round sunshine, sardines, fishing, majestic bird life, beautiful surroundings and comfortable accommodation, River Valley Resort is definitely the resort for you and your family for that weekend getaway, or annual vacation.
Selborne: Villa P5
Selborne: Villa P5 in Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal
A privately owned self-catering Villa situated on the 9th Fairway of South Africa's first Golf Estate
Happy Wanderers Holiday Resort
Happy Wanderers Holiday Resort in Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal
A holiday with a difference family fun, second to none! Happy Wanderers - where you really step out of your door onto the beach, not many places like that... Happy Wanderers - where you stand a good chance of catching the biggest fish you've ever ...
Characters Garden Park - Caravan and Camping
Characters Garden Park - Caravan and Camping in Pennington, KwaZulu-Natal
The tranquil setting has you feeling miles away from civilisation, but shops and restaurants are all within a short walk. While Pennington Beach is only a few steps away, offering up a sandy beach, tidal pool, crystal clear rock pools and some of the best

Pennington is a tranquil little South Coast village only fifteen kilometers to the south of Scottburgh. Pennington was originally a farm owned by the Pennington family and is set in a most attractive forested region along the KZN South Coast.

There is excellent South Coast scuba diving opportunities and trips may be taken to the world famous South Coast Aliwal Shoal just a few kilometers off these attractive beaches. There is good salt and fresh water fishing to be had on and off the South Coast beaches, as well as some excellent and popular south coast surfing spots.

Round about March will see the Pennington Eco Easter Festival take place, running over a period of 6 days with a focus on highlighting various environmental issues such as water and animal conservation, and recycling, while also featuring an interesting variety of family entertainment and activities. Admission to the Pennington Eco Easter festival is free, and festival goers will be taken on a thought provoking, educational experience not to forget featuring a water wise & gardening market, bird watching walks and hikes along the areas magnificent South Coast beaches and various South Coast nature trails, as well as talks on recycling and conservation.

On the entertainment side of the Pennington festival, there will be a wide variety of competitions which will include children's poster making, photography, sand sculpture competitions and even a mountain bike race. Other attractions at the festival include Zulu dancing and choir performances, Zulu Arts & Crafts flea market, a Celebrity Chef cook-off and a treasure hunt.

For food enthusiasts, the Pennington Eco Easter festival will provide much temptation for the taste buds in the form of a good food market, but for those who can't wait to satisfy their appetites, there will also be a Potjiekos competition with live music, food & beer-garden, a fish braai on the Pennington beach, traditional Zulu foods and picnics and bonfires on the Pennington beach. For more details take a look at

South Coast self catering accommodation in Pennington is fairly popular, especially during school holidays. If Pennington accommodation is scarce, it would be worth looking at other nearby South Coast self catering accommodation in villages like Kelso and Scottburgh. Happy Wanderers Holiday Resort is one of the most popular holiday spots on the KZN South Coast and is only a four minute drive from Pennington. It is common knowledge that the bulk of South Coast accommodation facilities are self catering and that South Coast bed and breakfast accommodation is more popular amongst overseas visitors and business personnel.

For the golfing enthusiasts, two very popular South Coast accommodation venues are Selborne Country Club and Umdoni Golf Club.  Both venues have  facilities available in the form of South Coast guest house accommodation (catered). and both venues are mere minutes away from Pennington.

Selborne Golf Club and Umdoni golf club are both challenging golf courses and golf cars are advisable due to tough walking conditions. South Coast Golf courses are popular throughout South Africa and these two South Coast Golf courses are definitely worth a visit.

Pennington is only 20 minutes away from Port Shepstone which heads down towards countless South Coast accommodation opportunities, shopping centres and at least 6 other first class golf courses.