Considered the ‘jewel of the South Coast,’ Southbroom is a flourishing upmarket village that is not only popular with holidaymakers but also those looking for a more relaxed lifestyle while enjoying all that this sought-after town has to offer.
Due to residents commitment to maintaining Southbroom’s village appeal through strict environmental principles pertaining to all development, the area has a wealth of vegetation that not only adds to its beauty but also the privacy of its residents.
With pristine beaches, warm waters and unmatched tranquility Southbroom is the ideal place to settle down for those looking to retire or live in a coastal town that has all the benefits of living on the Hibiscus Coast without all the hustle and bustle of other popular holiday towns in the area.
Its beautiful bay is protected by shark nets and therefore perfect for surfers and scuba divers alike. There are tidal pools ideal for children to splash around and have fun in. For those who enjoy fishing, enjoy the delight in the numerous rocky coves off the shores of Southbroom.
One of the most popular golf courses on the lower South Coast of KwaZulu Natal can be found in Southbroom. Being an integral part of the Southbroom village, the course boasts a rare South African layout with palm trees and tropical foliage. Only a stone's throw away from the Indian Ocean, the Southbroom Golf Club affords golfers’ remarkable views of spotless beaches. Each of the 18-holes has its own unique feature and ability to test the skill of even the most accomplished golfer.
Southbroom is also home to the magnificent Frederika Nature Reserve. This reserve encompasses nearly 8 hectares of established dune forests as well as lush indigenous forests. It is regarded as extremely fragile in terms of the complex ecosystem. This priceless strip of land was donated by the late Leo Dreissen, shortly before his death in 1977 to the S.A. Nature Conservation.
With luxury accommodation, a bowling green, tennis courts, a top-class 18-hole golf course, beachfront restaurants and so many other amenities, Southbroom has something to offer everyone.