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Kwa-Zulu Natal Accommodation > Dolphin Coast Accommodation > Ballito Accommodation

The Saffron House

Contact Person: Jenny & Ian Gumbley
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Direct Telephone number: 0325258707
Direct Fax Number: 0325258707
Address: Po box 6267, Zimbali 441815 Robbins Road, Salt Rock 4391

Guest House

After traveling throughout Europe and Africa, we settled here in South Africa on the beautiful tropical Dolphin Coast. The Saffron House has all the best of our experiences, attention to detail and private gust areas. Our rooms each have private entrances, modern bathrooms, air-con, mini bar and satellite TV. Stroll back an easy 400m, from the beach and swim in our large pool or relax by our well stocked bar. Breakfast is served outside on our deck. TGCSA 4 star, Children welcome, Secure off road parking, close to local restaurants.

  • TGCSA 4 star graded
  • Portfolio accredited
  • RCI Imperial
  • Located just 400m from the beach and 30mins from the vibrant heart of Durban.
  • Each of our four elegant en-suite, air conditioned bedrooms have cool cotton percale linen, bath robes and private entrance onto a patio area with access to the sparkling pool.
  • Each room is equipped with a mini bar, DStv (satellite), complimentary tea and coffee and complimentary toiletries.
  • Relax in the spacious living areas with comfy sofa’s and lots of books, where we won’t crowd you or fuss.
  • Our hospitality is genuine and our guesthouse is run personally by us.
  • Also perfect for business use with 24 hour internet access
  • Our breakfast starts at 7.00am so you won’t have to rush

    Local Attractions:
  • Walk to the protected swimming beach in less than five minutes (400m) for a swim in the warm Indian Ocean.
  • You can take a long beach walk and stop for lunch at one of the local bars or restaurants.
  • We can organize dolphin boat rides which launch from the beach, you can also watch dolphins from the beach and whales in season
  • Quad biking, micro-light flights and deep sea fishing for you.
  • We will also arrange airport transfers and drop off collection to and from local restaurants.
  • There are local scuba companies who organize regular wreck and reef dives.
  • Visit the many heritage sites in the area and learn about the Zulu culture and their king Shaka.
  • The Kingdom “three cultures in one estate” is right on our doorstep, Shakaland is approx 1 hrs drive and the valley of a thousand hills also approx 1 hour.
  • Close enough to Durban and Umhlanga to be there in 30 mins.
  • Enjoy Golf? We are just minutes from some of South Africa’s finest golf courses.
  • Zimbali, Prince’s Grant and Mount Edgecombe.
  • Enjoy the dolphin coast all year round with average temperatures between 18 degrees in winter to 25 degrees in summer and only 900mm of rain.
  • We hope The Saffron House will be a place to remember long after your return home, and we hope you will recommend us to your friends and business colleagues.

  • Prices are per person sharing per night including breakfast
  • R350
  • Single by request

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