Durban Accommodation at Hilltop Manor Guest House in Durban North

Hilltop Manor

Guest House / Self Catering / Conference Venue at 201 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Durban North, Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Hilltop Manor

Hilltop Manor is a superb very large old Durban North home sympathetically restored and converted to retain the original charm. Set well back from the main road up a pan handle driveway in an elevated position. The inland view and sun sets are spectacular.

The ambience is colonial English with old photographs and original paintings of Durban, antiques and Persian carpets. The main dining room suite is an antique which with the mix of contemporary furnishings creates a comfortable arrangement of past and present.


From the foyer a large staircase leads to eight upstairs bedrooms where the beautiful decor continues. Large and extra large en suite bedrooms with high ceilings and polished parquet flooring. Air conditioning, superior beds and linen with all the amenities one would expect of a four star establishment.

The eighth bedroom is situated privately on the second floor and consists of an executive / honeymoon loft suite with separate study area, kitchenette and en-suite bathroom with shower as well as an extra large bath and marble vanity.

There is also a luxury self-catering garden unit consisting of separate en-suite bedroom (with shower and bath), lounge with sleeper couch and single fold out bed. Fully fitted kitchenette. This is ideally suited for longer term stays.


The lounge bar offers a place to sit, read the morning paper and enjoy a cup of coffee before going through to breakfast. Breakfast is served in the new elegant dining room which overlooks the seclude pool area. A full English breakfast is served with all the usual as well as Hilltop specials. Be assured your day's start will be a treat.

Conference Facilities

The conference room with air conditioning and plush carpeting comes with pull down screen, flip charts, white board and overhead projector as standard. Other equipment such as data projector may be hired in on your behalf. The room can comfortably accommodate 50 delegatesí cinema style, 28 horse shoe or 26 classroom style.

Catering is done by professional service providers who are able to cater for all needs. A distinct advantageous feature of Hilltop Manor apart from the peaceful surroundings is the parking facility - 35 parking bays on site.

Location and Attractions

Hilltop Manor is conveniently situated midway between Durban Central and Umhlanga Rocks on a main road, but set well back off the road. Access is also quick and easy to the N2 as well as the M4.

Located within just a short drive are all of Durban / Umhlanga's finest attractions; Sun Coast and Sibaya Casinos, Ushaka Marine World, Umgeni Bird Park, splendid beaches, golf courses and Durban's night life are only minutes away. The International Conference Centre, Sharks Absa Stadium and Kingsmead Cricket Grounds are all only 10 / 15 minutes away on a direct route.

Business or Pleasure

You will be sure to find a warm welcome and if it be your first stay with us you will certainly not leave as a stranger.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Concierge
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Swimming pool


  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Parking
  • Standard conf. equipment

Food & Drink

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


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by Hilltop Manor)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
AA Quality Assured Accommodation Associate

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.76597
Longitude: 31.039142999666666

Closest airport(s)
Virginia Airport - 3km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Listed on
March 2009 - 4 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

What a great place......very friendly people, Miss Sylvia make us feel at home. Excelent work...Many thanks to all of...

Shanila Mulla, Maputo Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Diners

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