Umtetweni Accommodation at Birdhaven Self Caterng KwaZulu Natal
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  • Property TypeApartment
  • Guests5
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms2
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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  • Property listed on since April 2016

Birdhaven is a highly recommended property for self catering in Umtentweni for up to 5 guests visiting the South Coast region.

About Birdhaven

The peaceful suburb of Umtentweni is ideally situated only 2km from Port Shepstone, 10km from Shelly Shopping Centre, 17 kms from Margate, the South Coast’s premier resort and an hour's drive from Durban.

There are several restaurants close by and the village of Umtentweni also has a post office, petrol station, Spar and other shops. It is a five minute drive on quiet roads to the excellent, safe Umtentweni beach and further safe, beautiful beaches are all within 10 minutes.

Self Catering Accommodation

Birdhaven can comfortably host four adults. A sleeper couch in the lounge or an addition of a single bed in the main bedroom can accommodate two young children. It is secure behind large walls and electronic gates with plenty of parking space for cars and trailers.

Set in a beautiful large garden to which visitors have full access to pool, patios and garden nooks and crannies. There is prolific birdlife attracted by the bird baths and bird tables.

The garden flat is private, well appointed and spacious with a shower room, dressing room, large bedroom, separate extremely well equipped kitchen, large dining room / lounge with study area. Second twin bedded bedroom with own access, deck, tea / coffee facilities is just 5m away.

The kitchen has a stove, microwave, fridge / freezer, electric frying pan, steamer and all kitchen accessories, crockery, cutlery. It is very well equipped.

Lounge, Dining and Study Area:
The lounge is very comfortable with sleeper couch, easy chairs and coffee table. There is a TV with full DStv, DVD player and DVDs as well as book cases for holiday reading. The sleeper couch is very comfortable for children. The dining / study area has a table and chairs. There is a large built in unit which can be used as a serving area for the dining room or with its good light and use of reading lamps serves as a perfect area for laptops and tablets.

Main Bedroom and Shower Room:
The large bedroom has a queen size bed and sitting area with comfortable chairs and coffee table. There is also a vanity table next to a large mirror and power point. The shower room with toilet, wash basin unit and shower is accessed through a dressing area with wardrobes. All linen is supplied. A single bed can be put into this bedroom for a young child.

Second Bedroom:
The second bedroom is just 5m from the main flat and accessed by steps to its own private deck overlooking the garden. This separate bedroom gives total privacy when two couples visit Birdhaven but is still very close to the main flat when occupied by older children. It has two single beds a wardrobe unit and an en suite shower room. There is a kettle and tea / coffee facilities.

Additional Facilities

A wooden deck under shade runs the length of the flat overlooking the gardens and pool. There are comfortable relaxing garden chairs and dining table and chairs for al fresco dining. The garden and pool area are floodlit at night. There is also another patio accessed from the lounge through sliding doors with seating and charcoal braais.

A pool net is available and can be fitted on request. Our four well behaved dogs are kept to a restricted area when the flat is occupied.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Video player

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

There is one double and one twin bedroom – Total occupancy 4 adults ( or 2 older children as second bedroom is 5 metres from main flat and not suitable for young children). A sleeper couch in the lounge can accommodate one/two young children or a single bed can be put into the large double bedroom.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Sleeps: 5 guests (max 5 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

1 Review from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

I can highly recommend Birdhaven. The flat was large and spotless. The garden and patio a bonus.

May 2017

Sharon Viljoen (Port Elizabeth)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)King Shaka International - 130km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Early or late check ins can be arranged in advance.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since April 2016

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