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Blue Lagoon

Snell Parade, Durban, South Africa
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Back to the old days?

This used to be the best place to take your family to, enjoy great food if not have a braai and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dhesan P
Best place to relax

Always a great place to relax, cycle or have a braai. It is a local hang out for families. Views... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DevanMoodly
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Birdwatchers, fishermen and nature lovers adore the peaceful views and heady sea air of this lagoon.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“bunny chow” (9 reviews)
“street stalls” (2 reviews)
“braai” (9 reviews)
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Snell Parade, Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

This used to be the best place to take your family to, enjoy great food if not have a braai and enjoy each others company & then it took a turn for the worst with robberies and persistent beggars and violence, A recent trip back...More

Thank Dhesan P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a great place to relax, cycle or have a braai. It is a local hang out for families. Views are scenic. We relaxed at the lagoon and enjoyed a bunny chow in the peaceful outdoor atmosphere

Thank DevanMoodly
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Popular gathering spot for work groups, friends and young people for braai's and partying - there is garage with a takeaway and a bowling club at the one end and a small yacht pond - there are some food and drink outlets in a central...More

Thank GDay1044
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Tania B
24 February 2018|
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Response from Russ P | Reviewed this property |
Yes that shouldn’t be a problem, I do suggest uber for safety.
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Mageshan S
2 July 2016|
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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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