Bed and Breakfast Durban
An Upper Room Durban
A bed and breakfast situated in Durban’s upper Glenwood area near the nature sanctuary of Pigeon Valley offering peace and tranquillity at an affordable price for both business and leisure travellers.
The elevated position of An Upper Room allows views of Durban Harbour and there is safe off-street parking behind secure access controlled gates. All rooms are air-conditioned and a full continental breakfast is on offer.
Special dietary requirements can be arranged ahead of time. Accommodation consists of one fully equipped self-catering cottage and four double rooms with internet wireless service, DSTV and safes.
Enjoy the sights and smells of an authentic African experience by booking a walking tour of the Warwick Junction area and the Markets of Warwick.
Kenneth Stainbank is a 253 hectare protected nature reserve near Yellowwood Park managed by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife. Zebra, duiker, impala and mongoose, amongst other species, can be found in the Coastal forest and natural grassland of the reserve. There are 13 kilometres of nature walks and 10 kilometres of mountain bike trails to be enjoyed. Coedmore Castle, built in 1885, is a hidden treasure that can be explored within the reserve.
Located two minutes from Umhlanga Rock's Blue Flag beaches, five minutes from the Gateway Shopping & Entertainment Centre and fifteen minutes from Durban's King Shaka airport, enjoy Mannar House's convenience all year round due to the subtropical climate of the Kwa-Zulu Natal coastline.
Guests have a choice of either staying in the Bed & Breakfasts or the Self Catering vacation rental apartment. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms and the bedrooms have their own private entrances leading onto either private gardens or the patio and pool area.
All rooms have air-conditioning with DSTV and free high-speed fibre is available throughout. There is a swimming pool and jacuzzi and secure undercover parking is provided. Airport transfers and tours are available on request and Manaar House provides a free taxi service to the Umhlanga Village EatOut.
English / Continental breakfasts are served in either the dining room or the enclosed patio overlooking the pool. Small lunches, dinners and sandwiches can be provided by prior arrangement.
Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat
Situated close to Durban’s beachfront and city centre, you'll find yourself in a quiet and relaxing part of Durban, away from the hustle-bustle if you so wish. Grand styling from a previous era will take you even further away.
Enjoy a rooftop terrace with views of Durban and great personal service. Goble Palms offers 20 fully appointed en-suite bedrooms (some with their own entrances) and several guest lounges where you can indulge yourself in a relaxing bygone era. All rooms include air-conditioning, DSTV, complimentary wireless internet and tea and coffee making facilities.
Dining out is easy as the local area has many excellent recommended restaurants. Tours and experiences can be arranged from Goble Palms as well.
Edens Guest House
This picturesque establishment is situated in the leafy suburb of Westville, Durban, with three shopping centres nearby, including the large Pavilion Mall. Durban’s beaches and the city centre are 9 kilometres away.
Two self-catering options are available with the Suite offering 40 square meters of space, air conditioning, a Queen Size bed, a comfortable lounge area and a 42-inch flat-screen TV with the DStv hotel package. The free-standing cottage can accommodate 4 adults and has a fully equipped kitchen, including a washing machine.
There is also a private patio and braai for your enjoyment. The lounge area has a 50 inch flat TV, also with the DStv hotel package.
Don't take yourself too seriously and enjoy being taught the basics of Surf & SUP by the professionals at Durban's Xpression one-stop SUP, Surf & Beach shop. Situated right on Addington beach you can also hire bicycles, go-carts and skateboards to explore Durban's beachfront.
The Moses Mabhida Stadium built for the 2010 Soccer World Cup has an array of things for you to do. For the brave-hearted, there's the Big Rush Big Swing rated as the tallest swing in the world, so be prepared for the 220-meter arc into the stadium. The SkyCar is the motorized option to get to the top of the stadium, whilst the Adventure Walk uses your own legs to get there. It's all worth it because amazing views of Durban and the coast can be enjoyed from the 106 meters high vantage point. There's also a Peoples Park for everyone to enjoy themselves and Helicopter Flights can be booked.
Roosfontein Bed & Breakfast
An excellent 4-star owner-managed Bed & Breakfast situated in the Queensburgh area of Durban.
It borders on the Roosfontein Nature Reserve so visitors can enjoy the tranquil surroundings and walking trails where many bird species and animals including Oribi buck, rock rabbits, bush babies and jennets can be spotted.
Good business conference facilities are available together with free Wi-Fi.
Kingston Place Guest House
A four-star guesthouse set in an upmarket and relaxing part of Umhlanga Rocks where personal service is top of the agenda, Kingston Place is close to the beach and the Village and Gateway shopping centres.
Enjoy sea views from the lounge, patio, Honeymoon Suite, Room 5 and Penthouse. There are five Standard En-Suites, one Executive Suite - Suite 2, one Family Suite, a Honeymoon Suite and a Penthouse.
All rooms have their own aircon, ceiling fan, bar fridge with mini bar, LED screen TV with DSTV, coffee/tea facilities, microwave oven and hairdryer. There is also free Wi-Fi throughout the guesthouse. A laundry service is provided and washed & ironed items will be ready the next day. Secure parking is available on the premises. There is a large swimming pool & braai area in the garden.
There are a number of world-class golf courses nearby and Kingston Place will arrange tee-off times for guests. Various outings can also be arranged, including trips to the Hluhluwe game reserve and trips to the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Deep-sea fishing can be arranged with Casea Charters who are extremely experienced in this area.
Ocean Vista Guest House
Ocean Vista is a short drive from Umhlanga beach and is in close proximity to the La Lucia Ridge and Umhlanga Ridge business parks. It is conveniently close to the main road connecting you to the airport, CBD, ICC, sports stadiums, promenade, upmarket shopping centres and many good restaurants.
With sweeping views of the Indian Ocean, Ocean Vista is a truly unique property, combining fresh contemporary design with warm and congenial hospitality. The concierge desk operated by your hosts brings years of local experience and knowledge, speaking 4 languages: English, Serbo-Croatian, Zulu and Afrikaans. Lunch or dinner can be enjoyed at many places close to the guest house and the hosts are always happy to guide you about where to dine and shop and what to see.
Ocean Vista boasts contemporary architecture and a compact interior, with a magnificent top floor communal area and 7 guest suites, specifically designed for panoramic views, serenity and comfort. Accommodating 14 guests at the most ensures an intimate and more exclusive stay.