Umbrella Tree House Bed & Breakfast or Self-catering Accommodation in Umhlanga

Umbrella Tree House

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 37 Hilken Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, 4319, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests8
  • Units/Rooms4

About Umbrella Tree House

Umbrella Tree House is a lovely self-contained Bed & Breakfast in Umhlanga. We offer guests a clean, comfortable and relaxed stay in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks.

The fresh and airy bedrooms all have sliding doors leading onto the balcony where guests can look out over the Indian Ocean. We are perfectly situated for all visitors be they business people or holidaymakers. With great sea views this is the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day.


Accommodation is offered in four rooms, each with a balcony overlooking the Indian Ocean. All rooms are en-suite and include a television, air-conditioning and a ceiling fan. There is also a lounge, with DStv, and dining room which is completely separate from the main residence, and outside is a lovely wooden deck beneath the trees, perfect for relaxation.

All bed linen and bath towels are provided, however guests need to bring their own swimming towels. The cottage is serviced every day except Sundays and public holidays.


We serve a delicious breakfast of fresh fruit, yoghurt, cereal, fruit juice, jams and an assortment of breads, as well as a full English breakfast. Tea and coffee is available all day - just help yourself.


We are about 2km from the Umhlanga Ridge business centre, about 20 minutes from Durban city centre, the ICC (International Convention Centre) and the Durban Exhibition Centre, about 10 minutes from Virginia airport, 35 minutes from Durban International Airport.


Great central location close to Umhlanga village and beaches, Gateway shopping centre, the M4 and N2, Durban City and beaches
Clean, comfortable accommodation
Lovely sea views of the Indian Ocean
Swimming pool
Wireless internet hotspot
DSTV satellite television
Tea-coffee making facilities
Secure parking
Bed and breakfast or self-catering (for 6 people only)


The Beach:
Suntan, swim, bodyboard, surf, snorkelling, dolphin and whale viewing, deep-sea fishing.

Sharks & Crocs:
The Sharks Board offers fascinating presentations and displays all to do with sharks, while you can get to see crocs up close at Croc Valley.

uShaka Marine World:
The world-class aquarium and water-world is worth every penny. Stunning aquarium set in an old wreck, while the water-slides are great for all ages. Lovely little shopping area and restaurants alongside, with a real African feel.

Gateway Theatre of Shopping:
Shop till you drop, eat till you pop, climb the indoor rock, surf the double standing wave, play games, watch movies, visit the MTN sciencentre, IMAX movie theatre.

Watch the rugby at ABSA stadium, the cricket at Kingsmead, play golf at Mount Edgecombe, Umhlali, and Zimbali to name a few, go horse-riding, run Comrades Marathon.

Arts & Culture:
Listen to the KZN Philharmonic at the Lake, watch the latest show at the Barnyard, take in the Zulu cultural show at Phezulu.

Go microlighting over the sugar cane and beaches, go canopy touring the Karkloof gorge, go boardwalking in the Eshowe forests, try kite-boarding.

Game Viewing:
Take a day trip to Tala Game Reserve, Hluhluwe, Mkuze, Umfolozi for a real bush experience.

Walk through the Hawaan reserve or take a drive up to the Kloof gorge, visit the Durban Botanical Garden.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fan(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 1140
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.722622221555554
Longitude: 31.081088888222222

Closest airport(s)
Durban International - 35km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Listed on
September 2007 - 4 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Thank you for accommodation, chatting, information, laughing, monkey-watching - the whole stay has been a perfect end to my South African...

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