About The Heron Guesthouse
The Heron Guesthouse is situated in the heart of Berea / Morningside, the most up-market area of Durban. The Heron offers the corporate or vacationing guest all the luxuries of a four star hotel, yet still maintains a private home atmosphere in gracious surroundings, with as much privacy as required. No traffic or other noise except for the birds which will wake one in the morning.
The Heron Guesthouse has 6 double en-suite rooms, ensuring guests of very personalized service. The bedrooms are spacious, elegant and comfortable.
Twin beds can be arranged to suit couples or single people sharing. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, with a separate bath and shower, two hand basins, and a toilet. All showers are elegant frameless and spacious. Our two honeymoon suites have Jacuzzi spa baths in the bathrooms.
We also have a separate self-catering apartment which consists of 3 en-suite bedrooms, a separate dining room, lounge and fully equipped kitchen.
All rooms are equipped to meet every possible requirement:
Finest linen and towels
All rooms are fully air-conditioned
Multi channel TV and digital satellite TV
Tea and coffee making facilities
Fully stocked bar fridge
Workspace / dressing table
Superb breakfasts are included in the tariff, either full English or Continental with menu changing daily. Lunch and dinner on request, at additional charge.
Magnificent views over the City and Indian Ocean.
Large swimming pool in tropical garden.
24 hour internet wireless internet access from every part of the house including outside and at the pool. Telephone and telefax at local rates.
Laundry service is available upon request (rates obtainable through the housekeeper)
On site manager
Full bar facilities
Secure off street parking with night watchman (individual remotes and keys)
Five air-conditioned combis for delegate airport transfers or transfers between our guesthouse and various destinations
Visa and Mastercard accepted
Guests are welcome to use the swimming pool and Jacuzzi, pool towels are available in your room.
Close to City, Shopping Malls, Beaches, Convention Centre and restaurants and with easy access to both North and South Coasts and Drakensberg mountains.
It is within walking distance of Woolworths (500m) and other grocery stores (100m) and only 500 m from the famous Greyville Race Track, where South Africas premier horse race, the Durban July is run every July.
We are also a stones throw away from the Royal Durban golf course and 4km away from the Durban Country Club golf course, one of the top 100 courses in the World and ranked in the top ten in South Africa.
We are 5 minutes from Durbans most famous beach, North Beach where the AAA rated surf Contest, The Mr. Price pro is held once a year. Durban centre is a short drive down the hill with the main sporting arenas and the International Conference Centre but a few minutes away.
We are in close proximity to the Botanical Gardens (only 400m, 5 minutes walk), as well as Durbans best restaurants, including:
Butcher Boys, Florida road - 2km
Marcos Italian Restaurant - 2km
Billie the Bums Restaurant and Bar - 3km
Joops famous meat restaurant - 500m
Beanbag Bohemia - 2km