The Crescent Umhlanga Ridge is an elevated centre of high convenience that houses approximately 60 interesting and essential tenants. The centre's anchors include Pick 'n Pay, Food Lovers Market, Clicks, Builder's Express and Baby City with an inclusion of a balanced array of national and independent retailers to satisfy the needs of The Crescent's valued consumers.
The unique circular design of the centre in a somewhat protected outdoor environment allows for exceptional convenience (in that parking where customers wish to shop is easy) as well as allowing for a close and warm environment making access to all the stores in the surrounding vicinity effortless. The Crescent has a conveniently ample parking bay supply of 1086 bays with approximately 412 of these existing undercover. There are 3 levels to the centre with the ground level carrying the bulk number of retail stores and a major anchor supporting the lower ground (Baby City) and first floor (Builders Express) levels.
The Crescent was developed in 2002 and is superbly located in the heart of the up and coming Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre, which is host to most of the major blue chip corporate businesses as well as appealing to the aspirant, business consumer preferring to reside in the quick developing mixed-use environment dominating Umhlanga Ridge with apartment style living being the order of the day.
The Crescent is easily accessible and highly visible off the main N2 highway coming from both the Northern and Central KZN, is accessed directly off the M41 that feeds from Umhlanga Ridge, La Lucia, Glenashley and Durban North and has an express route off Lighthouse Road coming from Umhlanga Rocks, Umdloti and Westbrook.