The Laughing Forest Resort. Elysium, South Coast, Kwazulu-Natal


  • Shopping - Hibberdene is 15km and has a Super Spar. Scottburgh is 30 km away and has a Pick ‘n Pay Shopping Mall, coffee shop, beach shops etc. Shelly Centre is only 60km away. Larger Gateway and Pavilion malls are 100km away.
  • Movies - Ster Kinekor at Shelly Beach Centre (60km away)
  • Golf Courses

  • Umdoni Park (15km away)
    Umdoni Park Restaurant
    • Restaurant - VIEW MENU - The best restaurant experience in our area. (pricing subject to change without notice)
    • Park Activities Coastal Forest Hikes at Umdoni Park, including guided walks, covering birds, butterflies, ecology etc. Book in advance, call Clive Quickelberg 076 684 1855. Highly Recommended.
  • Diving - Quo Vadis Dive Charters -  Contact Juan on 082 441 2562 /email
  • Casino - Wild Coast Casino is 90km from here. Sun Coast Casino in Durban is also super with plenty of things to do for adults and kids.
  • uShaka Marine World - Dolphinarium/Aquarium in Durban, check it out at
  • Crocworld - Just the other side of Scottburgh, which is recognised as one of the best. Feeding time is 3pm . There is also a restaurant with wonderful sea views.
  • Oribi Gorge - About an hour away, and on a clear day you can see forever! Truly worth a visit. Picnic spots available,anthing adventurous from rafting to bungy jumping too!