About Branley Lodge
At Branley Lodge, we offer our guests executive 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 Hillcrest, with easy access to both the M13 Highway and N3 Toll Road. We are only 2.5km's from the village of Hillcrest which boasts a number of excellent restaurants, coffee shops, numerous take aways, with live theatre on your doorstep at the 220 seater Heritage Supper Theatre, which is extremely popular with both the locals and visitors alike.
Hillcrest enjoys a temperate climate all year round, with an average summer temperature of 24C, which avoids much of the humidity experienced at the coast. We are 35km's from Durban International Airport, 30km's from Durban's golden beaches and at the foot of The Valley of a Thousand Hills.
We offer single, double and family suites, all of which are stylishly furnished with you, our guest, in mind.
Most rooms have their own entrances
Tea and coffee making facilities
Flat screen TV with Mnet, and selected satellite channels
Crockery and cutlery
Clean towels are provided daily
Daily maid service
Iron and ironing board on request
Hairdryers available on request
Breakfast is served from 07h00, earlier by arrangement and dinner is available on request, please let us know by 09h00. Our rates include a full English breakfast served in our dining room. Should you prefer to have your breakfast outside on the patio, we will be happy to oblige.
There is a bar area and patio where you can kick back and relax and a sparkling swimming pool in tranquil, private garden.
A laundry service is available for an additional fee and transfers to and from the airport can be arranged. Day trips and tours can be arranged on request. Braai facilities are available as is secure off-street parking. Additional parking is available for a boat / trailer, and we have 24 hour armed response.
Attractions and Activities
The Valley of 1000 Hills is a short trip from Hillcrest and aptly called because the land literally tumbles down to the Umgeni River Valley in thousands of hills dotted with traditional Zulu homesteads, providing an opportunity for visitors to experience some of the thrills of Africa
Phezulu Safari Park
One of the most popular attractions the Valley of 1000 Hills has to offer. PheZulu offers one of the most magnificent African panoramas to be found. Two curio shops are packed with local arts and crafts, and PheZulu's two restaurants cater to all tastes.
Additional guests, other than those quoted at the time of booking, will be charged for.
All rooms are non-smoking, but you may smoke on the patios and in the garden.