Where To Stay

The Valley of 1000 Hills is located just 25 min from Durban and is perfectly placed for both business travelers and tourists to base themselves. With quick access to the N3, we’re just moments away from Durban and Pietermaritzberg.


Aloe Ridge Bed and Breakfast

Nestled in the tranquil suburb of Gillitt’s, Aloe Ridge Bed and Breakfast is a taste of Africa within 30 minutes from Durban and 15 mins from Pinetown and Westmead. Relax and unwind in the peaceful environment which takes you away from the bustle of city life. Enjoy being close to nature and some old fashioned […]

York House

York House is situated 1km from the town of Hillcrest which lies approximately 700 meters above sea-level offering a more temperate climate, away from the high summer humidity of the Durban coastline. We have 4 x spacious double rooms in the main house. (2 which are self catering units). Enquire about our spacious self contained 4 […]

Bizafrika Guest Lodge

Bizafrika Guest Lodge and Conference Centre is the perfect place to stay with the family or on a business trip – especially if you need some peace and quiet in between meetings. We offer B&B and Self-catering options. Our Lodge is situated in the beautiful Valley of 1000 Hills. Despite its tranquil location, it is […]

Edge on Kloof

The Edge Bed and Breakfast is located 25 km west of Durban, on the T2 1000 Hills Tourist Route. It is perched on the edge of Krantzkloof Nature Reserve with magnificent views over the gorge to the Indian Ocean. Our stand-alone cottage, with private deck, is situated in a peaceful indigenous garden with access to […]

Chillifields Bed and Breakfast

On arrival at Chillifields the first thing that strikes you is the tranquility of the place, surrounded by lush green lawn and colorful flowers. It is nestled on a hillside on a 10-acre farm overlooking the beautiful Assagay Valley. The farm is home to a myriad of bird species, so bring along your binoculars and […]

The Brackens Bed and Breakfast

Warm hospitality in the heart of Hillcrest. Situated in the one of the healthiest climates in the world Hillcrest has evolved from the country retreat of the discerning Durban family to the most desirable country retreat for tourists and business travellers in KwaZulu-Natal. At the Brackens the well appointed, spacious rooms and kingsize beds are […]

Highstakes Venue

Highstakes Venue is situated on a scenic farm 3 kms from Cato Ridge, and 20 minutes from Pietermaritzburg, Hillcrest and Tala Game Reserve. The Venue is used extensively for team building, conferences, kids , 21st and bachelor parties. There are 2 conference centers , the smaller for maximum 40 guests, the larger one maximum 150 […]

Assagay Country Guest House

Assagay Country Guest House is a 3 star graded establishment and a proud member of 1000 Hills Tourism, 1000 Hills Accommodation Network, KZN Tourism and the National Accommodation Association. We are situated halfway between Durban and Pietermaritzburg, easily accessible from the N3 and M13 highways. In close proximity are The Valley of 1000 Hills, Hillcrest, […]

Fawncastle Estate

Fawncastle Estate nestled in a safe and quiet area in Hillcrest offers luxury accommodation for holiday makers and business individuals alike, nearly halfway between Durban and Pietermaritzburg, Fawncastle is perfectly positioned to showcase  what KwaZulu Natal has to offer. for any additional informational please contact Kim at any time Whether you are planning a holiday […]

Branley Lodge Bed and Breakfast

At Branley Lodge we offer our guests bed and breakfast accommodation in a relaxed and homely environment, with your comfort and peace of mind, our priority. Our rooms are light, bright and airy and have been furnished to ensure that your stay is a memorable one. We are situated in a quiet residential area of […]

PheZulu Safari Park

Free entry to Phezulu Safari Park includes: two restaurants, kids play area, view, shield factory and two curio shops. Charged activities are Reptile Park, Cultural Village and Zulu dance show and game drive into our beautiful private game reserve. We have 2 restaurants providing a variety of meals from Crocodile to Burgers. Our accommodation is […]

Valley Lodge

There is a sense of retreat, a few minutes from the vibrant village of Hillcrest. Renowned for its acclaimed restaurants, café bars, shopping centers and golf courses. It’s this ease with which simplicity and sophistication converse, that give Valley Lodge luxury guest house its unique charm. Whether you’re lingering a little longer, to experience the […]

Far Place Bed and Breakfast

Far Place borders the Krantzkloof Nature Reserve – less than 5kms from the Kloof Village Mall. A scenic drive through the Reserve will bring you to Far Place, which is only 250 meters from the Kloof Falls. An easy walk to a spectacular view site begins on the property. The spacious studio style accommodation is bright and airy […]

Lemon Tree Bed and Breakfast

Lemon Tree is a beautifully appointed Bed and Breakfast offering warm hospitality in a tranquil and private setting. Convieniently situated it is just a minute off the M13 freeway and is within walking distance of shops & restaurants. Only 25 minutes from the Durban CBD, beaches, airport & ICC yet above the humidity of the […]

Morgenzon Bed and Breakfast

Morgenzon Bed and Breakfast is the only accommodation located adjacent to the Kloof Country Club golf course. Nearby is the picturesque Valley of a Thousand Hills and we have the most majestic panoramic views of the Greater Durban Area right on our doorstep. We have one of the original homesteads of the area dating back […]

The Chanteclair Hotel

Bordering the majestic Valley of a Thousand Hills, Bothas Hill, The Chantecler Hotel (“singing rooster”), with a history dating back to the 1940’s, nestles in the heart of the lush Madwala Conservancy.  Its country style thatched roof and stone walled buildings perfectly complement the hotel’s stunning gardens and large Koi pond. The Hotel is conveniently […]

Macnut Farm, Wedding and Function Venue

Whether you are looking for an exclusive, refined and intimate indoor venue or a gorgeous outdoor garden setting, Macnut Farm in Assagay will cater for your every need with personalised attention at affordable prices. This magnificent venue in the picturesque Assagay Valley, nestled along the banks of the Umhlatuzana river, provides a tranquil and beautiful […]

Siyakwamukela Bed and Breakfast

Siyakwamukela is a Zulu word meaning “we welcome you”. This is how you will experience your stay at this modern and homely accommodation designed for a discerning guest like you. Access this homely accommodation via private entrance. You will find yourself where you can sit and relax in the lounge and make yourself a cup […]

Clifton Country House

Clifton Country HouseGuest House offers B&B and self-catering units located on a 150 acre estate with panoramic views, abundant bird life, walks and a stocked bass dam. This tranquil country experience is only 2kms from Shongweni Polo Club, 7kms from Hillcrest, 25 minutes from Durban or Pietermaritzburg. Easy access to N3 and M13, close to Hillcrest […]

Ammazulu Palace

Welcome to Ammazulu boutique hotel located in Kloof; a visionary lodge celebrating the cultural heritage of KwaZulu-Natal, has risen on the edge of the Kloof Gorge, overlooking the Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. The palace, reflecting on parts of KZN history, is the vision of Durban artist Peter Amm, who has used his entire collection of Zulu […]

Eagle Wind Manor

Situated on the crest of Botha’s Hill, on the edge of the Valley of 1000 Hills, Eagle Wind Manor is uniquely positioned for the convenience of being close to Hillcrest, with all its shops, restaurants and other amenities, and the restfulness of being in the countryside. Whether your aim is business or pleasure, honeymoon or […]

Lindisfarne Bed and Breakfast

This elegant homestead situated on 2 acres of park like gardens 40 km from Durban,  has become sought after by tourists and corporates alike who want good hospitality, cleanliness, comfort, peace and quiet. Hosts Jane and Paul are both professional entertainers, and named the property “Lindisfarne” after the British Folk/Rock Group who were popular during […]

Rest Assured Bed and Breakfast

Nestled in the heart of Hillcrest one finds Rest Assured B & B, offering its guests 4 ensuite bedrooms all with their own private entrances and ample parking behind electronic gates. All the rooms have good ceiling fans, TV, hostess trays and heaters for our cold winter months. Two of our rooms have sleeper couches for the little […]

Warrens Guesthouse

Warrens Guest House was established in the late eighties and was the first Bed and Breakfast in the area at the time. Guests are invited to unwind at this gracious thatched home where the accent is on comfort and genuine warm hospitality.  Beautiful and newly appointed bedrooms with en suite bathrooms each have their own […]

Rivendell Bed and Breakfast

Conveniently situated in the cool climate of the picturesque village of Hillcrest, just 20 minutes from Durban and with easy access to both the N3 and M13 motorways, is RIVENDELL Bed & Breakfast. Your hosts Penny and Mark Linley are well qualified to ensure that your stay will be a memorable one having been placed […]

Shenindor Bed and Breakfast

Set on the crest of a hill, just outside Hillcrest, Shenindor is a lovely country B&B on 4 acres, with a breathtaking view across the Assagay Valley. A beautiful indigenous garden, with its abundance of birdlife surrounds the home, creating a peaceful country atmosphere. The double-storey house has a large comfortable lounge with open fireplace, […]

Grassroots Bed and Breakfast

Grass Roots is a home run Bed and Breakfast in a peaceful, safe, highly accessible location in the suburb of Gillitts, Upper Highway, Durban.  We are 20 minutes from the beach, 40 minutes from the KwaZulu Natal Midlands and 2 hours from the Drakensburg mountains.  Nearby neighborhoods are Kloof, Everton, Hillcrest and Assagay Each of […]

Ollivanders Estate Guesthouse

OLLIVANDERS ESTATE – GUESTHOUSE Ollivanders Estate is a comfortable and well-appointed Guesthouse, offering 8 unique and interesting cottages for guests. Each cottage is spacious and offers well decorated rooms with en-suite bathrooms. Some of the cottages are self-catering and include a kitchenette with mini-fridge, microwave, toaster and tea/coffee making facilities. All units have a tea/coffee […]

Ollivanders Estate Guesthouse


Ollivanders Estate is a comfortable and well-appointed Guesthouse, offering 8 unique and interesting cottages for guests.
Each cottage is spacious and offers well decorated rooms with en-suite bathrooms.
Some of the cottages are self-catering and include a kitchenette with mini-fridge, microwave, toaster and tea/coffee making facilities.
All units have a tea/coffee station.
The Guesthouse is situated on a 25 acre equestrian estate, set amongst beautiful pine trees and indigenous gardens.
With spectacular views over the Shongweni Dam and adjoining conservancy, the Guesthouse is the perfect place to unwind and relax away from the city.


OLLIVANDERS ESTATE is a short drive from Hillcrest (7minutes) in the direction of Shongweni.
We are close to the N3 and M13 which makes access quick and convenient without the hassle of city traffic.