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Why retire in KZN?

The coast, the climate and the company; KZN provides the finest in retirement opportunities within the country. Warmer than the Cape and calmer than the cityscapes of Gauteng, KZN presents a plethora of reasons to move to the province. According to Top Retirements, a website that explores retirement communities across the world, “it is estimated that over 200,000 UK citizens have retired in South Africa, drawn for the climate, scenery, proximity to game parks, and outdoor recreation.”

With KZN singularly hosting a range of these benefits, it remains a top destination within country.

Seeking adventure

Adventures await within the province of KZN. Home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites; namely iSimangaliso Wetland Park and uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, KZN is the ultimate destination for all you could want in the outdoors. From the beaches to the coastal forests, you can bask in the sun, visit animal parks or go for a walk wherever you reside. Take advantage of the health benefits brought by the outdoors when you live in KZN, along with the year-round warm weather.

Everyday facilities

Within the province of KZN, many of the neighbours are located close to everyday facilities. Whether you need to pick up groceries, visit the doctor or seek recreational activities within your community, you can always find what you’re seeking within a close proximity. KZN is also home to some of the friendliest locals, always eager to strike up a good conversation or offer a helping hand.

Fair cost of living

We understand that getting older means you might be required to watch your spending and ensure that you have an on-track budget. Within KZN, the cost of living is relatively lower than other major cities. Grab fresh essentials sometimes at cost price directly from the range of farms within the province and enjoy a spread of goods at half the price. According to Data group Numbeo and expat portal Expatistan in their Cost-of-Living indices for 2021, Durban ranked as the least expensive place to live in comparison to the cities of Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town.

Find a range of retirement villages throughout the province to cater to your choices. Whether you prefer a mountain side view or quick access to the beach, KZN homes all you could need to comfortably live out your golden years.



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