Essenwood House - Berea Guest House Accommodation in Durban

Essenwood House

Bed & Breakfast at 630 Stephen Dlamini Road (formerly Essenwood Road), Berea, Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Essenwood House

Essenwood House offers the corporate or vacationing guest all the luxuries of a five star hotel, yet still maintains a private home atmosphere in gracious surroundings, with as much privacy as required. No traffic or noise except for the birds which will wake one in the morning.

Essenwood House offers The Ultimate in Elegant Guest House Accommodation in Durban to both the corporate or leisure guest. Essenwood House offers all the comforts of a magnificent Edwardian private home. Set in a tropical garden, peace and quiet yet minutes away from the city, shopping malls, restaurants, Convention centre and the beaches. Large pool, secure parking in the grounds.


Essenwood House offers Magnificent views over the City and Indian Ocean. Large pool in tropical garden. Close to City, Shopping Malls, Beaches, Convention Centre and restaurants and with easy access to both North and South Coast and Drakensberg mountains.


Essenwood House has seven luxurious en-suite bedrooms, some facing both the City and Indian Ocean. Four suites have their own private verandas and entrances.

All rooms are air conditioned, have individual private telephones, Satellite Television, alarm clock radios, fully stocked bar fridges, tea and coffee making facilities and fresh flowers, fruit and newspapers are supplied daily.


Superb breakfasts, either full English or Continental with menu changing daily. Dinner is available on request.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Essenwood House)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
Hand Picked by SA-Venues.comRecommended on TripAdvisor

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.831941999333335
Longitude: 31.006465

Closest airport(s)
Durban International - 25km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

Exceptions to check in / out times can be arranged, please enquire.

Listed on
August 2002 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Essenwood House is a sub-tropical Colonial era paradise. It has lovely views, extremely tranquil and for South Africa it is very safe. From a security...

Stuart & Jenni Vorster, Johannesburg Travellers' Rating


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