South African Hotels
630 Stephen Dlamini Road
Berea 4001
South Africa
Hotel Type
Business, Leisure

Situated in the suburb of Berea in Durban one can find the Essenwood House. This beautiful Bed and Breakfast is surrounded by tropical gardens which offer guests a lush paradise. Hidden among the gardens is an outdoor swimming pool that adds to the beauty and tranquility offered at this establishment. Breathtaking ocean views can be enjoyed from all angles of the property.m

The luxury Bed & Breakfast provides its guests with special and personalized touches to make their stay that much more enjoyable and memorable. Every morning guests receive a fresh basket of fruit that is placed in the rooms, and fresh flowers are added to the rooms every day. To keep guests up to date with the current headlines, daily newspapers are provided and Internet access is available to guests. The accommodation has been designed for the needs of both the leisure and corporate guest. It is conveniently located in close proximity to the city center and offers close access to the North and South beaches of Durban.


This Hotel is a small establishment offering just seven spacious en-suite and fully air-conditioned rooms. Three of the rooms include a private veranda. Views of the nearby city center and the Indian Ocean can be admired from the well-appointed and comfortable rooms.

Nearby attractions 

Guests staying enjoy easy access to most of Durban's major attractions and facilities. The beaches as well as the famous uShaka Marine World, the International Convention Center, and the Durban Botanical Gardens are only a short drive away from this luxury Guest House in Durban.

Nearby Attractions:

  • Durban's Central Business District
  • uShaka Marine World
  • The International Conference Center (ICC)
  • Suncoast Casino
  • Sports stadium
  • Easy access to the N2, N3, and the M4
  • King Shaka International Airport (30 minutes drive away).

Below detailed information about the Essenwood House is available.
For any queries regarding this hotel, you are welcome to contact us.

  • Air Conditioning
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Fresh Flowers
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Internet Access
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Selected satellite channels
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • TV



The Hotel serves a daily morning breakfast for all guests with also the option of including dinner however, these arrangements need to be made prior to arrival.


This Guest House offers a beautiful outdoor swimming pool for all guests to enjoy.

Nearby activities
  • uShaka Marine World
  • Umgeni River Bird Park
  • Suncoast Casino
  • Mitchell Park Zoo
  • Jameson Park
  • Royal Durban Golf Club
  • Durban Botanical Gardens
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium
  • Kingsmead Cricket Stadium
  • Beaches

  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Housekeeping service
  • Laundry services

Available Rooms

Room without Veranda

# Rooms:

These provide either city or Ocean views to which guests can enjoy fresh flowers and fruit daily and receive a daily newspaper.

Room without Veranda:

  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Alarm clock radio
  • Internet access
  • Television
  • Safe
  • Mini bar
  • Satellite channels
  • Phones
  • Air conditioned.
Single Room R930
Double Room R1440

Room with Veranda

# Rooms:

This Hotel offers 3 beautifully situated rooms which offer their own private verandas. These luxury rooms provide spectacular city or ocean views. 

Room with Veranda:

  • Fresh fruit and flowers in the room daily
  • Daily newspaper
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • Television with satellite channels
  • Internet access
  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Tea and coffee making facilities.
Single Room R980
Double Room R1600

Essenwood House Specials

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This hotel offers an airport transfer service. To receive a quote or make an airport transfer booking, please click the button below.

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -29.832157

Longitude: 31.006751


Driving directions from King Shaka International Airport, Durban, to the Essenwood House:

1. Head southwest when exiting the airport
2. You will need to take the 1st left toward Mdloti St
3. Turn left onto Mdloti St
4. Continue onto M65
5. Keep right at the fork and merge onto N2
6. Take exit 170 for M21or the Inanda Road
7. Slight right onto the ramp to Umgeni Rd M19
8. Keep left at the fork and follow signs for M19 Umgeni Road and merge onto Umgeni Rd M19
9. Turn right onto Alpine Rd
10. Turn left onto Hendry Rd or the M17
12. Continue to follow M17
13. Turn right onto Earl Haig Rd or M17
14. Continue to follow M17
15. Turn right onto Stephen Dlamini Rd
16. Destination will be on the left

Essenwood House
630 Stephen Dlamini Rd
Berea 4001, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star


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