The Heron Guesthouse Berea - Bed & breakast Accommodation in DURBAN
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  • Guests20
  • Rooms/Units10

The Heron Guesthouse is a highly recommended B&B with self catering option, providing accommodation in Berea for tourists visiting the Durban region.

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.

Guests are welcome to use the swimming pool and Jacuzzi, pool towels are available in your room.

Room Facilities

• En-suite bathrooms
• Finest linen and towels
• Personal safe
• All rooms are fully air-conditioned
• Multi channel TV and digital satellite TV
• Telephone
• Tea and coffee making facilities
• Fully stocked bar fridge
• Workspace / dressing table

On Site Facilities

• 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
• Maid service
• Full bar facilities
• Secure off street parking with night watchman (individual remotes and keys)

Breakfast & Dining

Superb breakfasts are included in the tariff, either full English or Continental with menu changing daily. Lunch and dinner on request, at additional charge.

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Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Business facilities
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

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


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Rooms & Rates

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

Double En-suite with bath & shower

Standard double en-suite with bath and shower

Qty: 5
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Double En-suite with shower

Standard Double En-suite with shower

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Double or Twin En-Suite with balcony

Double or Twin En-suite room with bath, shower and balcony.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Double en- siute

Doible bed en-siute with shower

Qty: 4
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

excellent for the price

June 2012

nelson (durban)

Verified reviewexcellent

I stayed at this guest house with a work colleague in november 2008 as we were on a buisness trip to durban.I found joy and her staff to be absolutly wonderfull and helpfull.The accomodation was spotless and the breakfast was very good the best cup of coffee i have ever had.i would recomend this accomodation to anyone else who goes to durban.I myself would not hesitate to use it again.It was a pleasure to stay there. thanks joy for your hospitality.

November 2008

andrew saunders (durham england)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren 10 years and older are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Virginia Airport - 6km
Durban International - 15km

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyVisa, Mastercard, Paypal, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since November 2008

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