Charles and Sharon Lourens have over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Their home-stay B&B offers guests the professionalism of an upmarket B&B with the personal comfort and ambiance of your home. Set in the quiet, leafy suburb of Durban North, you will leave their home thoroughly satisfied with the level of comfort and service you experience.
Large grounds, swimming pool, deck, modern kitchen and well appointed bedrooms (all en-suite), all go towards a most enjoyable stay. Interior doors lead to the dining room and exterior doors give each guest the freedom of coming and going as they wish. Each day a full English breakfast is served and the large parking area and access controlled gates offer secure parking.
We look forward to welcoming you to our home! Great home hospitality is simply what we love doing. “Twentysevenchelsea” is our very large home at 27 Chelsea Drive, Durban North. Born and bred in the Guest House and home accommodation / hospitality sector Charles and Sharon have geared their home towards ensuring you have a pleasant and enjoyable stay whilst on business, on holiday or wanting a restful break from a busy schedule whilst enjoying a great B&B facility.
We have four well appointed bedrooms available for your stay. Three standard rooms en-suite, with Queen sized beds and one standard small room with adjoining private bathroom.
All bedrooms have air-conditioning and a selection of DSTV channels relevant to the B&B sector. The rooms have high ceilings and offer plenty of space. They have a tea / coffee unit, a hair dryer, ceiling fans and are tastefully decorated with clean, crisp linen and great comfortable beds; you will enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in typical South African Guest House style.
Upstairs we have a large loft apartment. Self contained with deck, lounge, kitchen, x2 sleeping areas (4 beds),
and bathroom. This unit has air con, washing machine and DSTV amongst others. An ideal self catering unit for
business men or family. It has a separate entrance that overlooks our quiet back garden.
There is a dining room, large veranda and patio lounge, front swimming pool area and garden. Large grounds and a cool evening breeze add to the comfort of an overnight Durban accommodation experience. Plenty of secure parking is available within the grounds and the home is set in a quiet, leafy area of Durban North.
A full English breakfast is provided for all our guests. This would consist of various cereals, yoghurts, muffins, croissants, fresh fruit, jam, coffee, bacon and eggs, sausage, mushrooms and grilled tomato. Breakfast is served from 07h00 to 09h00.
We are a no smoking home and so we request that no smoking takes place inside the house.
Our typical large 1948 Durban North home is ideally located in terms of local facilities.
• Golf Courses - Windsor Park Club, Beachwood Golf Club, Durban Country Club - five minutes away
• Stadia - Moses Mabhida Stadium, ABSA Rugby, Kingsmead Cricket - all within three to five minutes
• Central Durban, International Convention Center, the beaches - ten minutes
• Shopping Malls - La Lucia Mall, Gateway & Umhlanga Business District, The Pavilion - 10 to 20 minutes
• Sun Coast Casino - 10 minutes, Sibaya Casino - 20 minutes
• King Shaka International Airport - 30 minutes