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Self catering garden cottage

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Self catering garden cottage

2 guests
2 beds
1 bath
2 guests
2 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Private self catering garden cottage plus veranda, in a park like garden in central Hillcrest, 30 km from Durban. The cottage is an independent outbuilding on the property of one of the original old Hillcrest farm houses. The dwellings are +- 90 yrs old so the cottage is rustic but comfortable. Ideal for 1 traveler or a couple. Amenities including restaurants and shopping within walking distance. Very close to the freeways. Safe parking available. Tranquil and peaceful. Wifi. No smoking inside


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
2 single beds

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM


22 Reviews

Michael User Profile
September 2018
Nice secluded cottage tucked away from main house
Josephine User Profile
July 2018
Lovely, peaceful spot in the heart of Hillcrest. Secluded and peaceful. Very clean, easy to find, with very comfy beds. Wonderful hospitality with suck thoughtful personal touches. We were in town for sad reasons and were so grateful to have this peaceful sanctuary to come home t…
Debbie User Profile
December 2017
I so enjoyed my 12 days in Rene’s Air BnB. I had arrived from London and had everything I needed for breakfast the next day as well as welcoming flowers and lovely treats. The garden is beautiful and peaceful and full of bird life. I also enjoyed the respectful privacy from he…
Lisa User Profile
October 2017
We had a lovely stay at Dominic and Rene's studio cottage. It is nestled between a grove of trees and completely private from the main house. The area is beautiful and it's lovely to walk the neighbourhood early in the morning. MANY shops, restaurants and conveniences are literal…
Darin User Profile
October 2017
Highly recommended fantastic host
Andrew User Profile
September 2017
A great venue for a couple. Clean comfortable, set in a beautiful lush garden with lovely birds for those birders who like quiet natural surroundings.
Douglas User Profile
September 2017
A really love

Hosted by Rene

Durban, South AfricaJoined in November 2014
Rene User Profile
31 Reviews
We are an easy going, nature loving couple. Our home and cottage are simple, comfortable and welcoming. Since our children are grown up, we have the space to share with travelers and are happy to offer a resting place. We travel a lot ourselves so understand the needs of a litt…
Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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