The hotel experience, whether as a visiting tourist staying in the hotel or as a permanent resident in the tasteful and stylish homes that unobtrusively are part of the estate, is shared with resident bush buck, grey duiker and the rare blue duiker. The tranquil and calm oasis with its temperate climate and lush country setting offers a health spa, a private beach, excellent cuisine, and a choice of luxurious hotel rooms with all the comforts and high standards of a refined and exclusive estate. The family-friendly beach hotel offers 49 guest rooms and facilities include a lobby with 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, bar, restaurant, conference facilities and room service. Guests arriving at the golf hotel by car may leave their vehicle in the car park.
The hotel is a sub-tropical retreat just 30 minutes south of Durban with a championship golf course, which is one of South Africa's most sought-after golfing venues for locals and tourists. Nearby attractions include Pennington Beach, Croc World, Aliwal Shoal for scuba diving, Galleria shopping centre, Oribi Gorge and Tala Game Reserve. Durban International Airport is approximately 102 km from the hotel.
Decorated in an eclectic colonial style, the accommodation units include ultra-luxurious suites that range from the stately presidential suite to cosy golf course or garden suites, all offering superb comforts and pampering. Each accommodation unit features an en suite bathroom with a shower, bathtub and hairdryer, a double bed and a private balcony or terrace. Other in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, TV, mini fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and individually regulated air conditioning.
There is an outdoor swimming pool with a children's swimming area, a poolside snack bar and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols laid out for use. Guests may also join in an aqua fit session, work out in the gym, or relax in the sauna or steam room. Spa treatments (fees apply) and massages are also offered. Table tennis, tennis and golf (fees apply) round off the activities available to guests at this hotel. The hotel also puts on entertainment programmes for children. The nearby beach is sandy.
Buffets are served at lunch and dinner.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
Direct dial telephone