is situated directly across the road from the magnificent beaches of Umhlanga with sea and breaker views and is in walking distance of the many fine restaurants in the Village of Umhlanga.
Ben Siesta is in easy walking distance of the Umhlanga village. There are numerous hotels in the immediate vicinity where children can enjoy ten pin bowling, game arcades etc. Enjoy a walk along the 5 km Promenade on the beach or a stroll along the nature trail through the Hawaan Forest which is on the doorstep of Ben Siesta. There are several family and up market restaurants in easy walking distance of the apartment.
Ben Siesta is so ideally situated, one can virtually park your car at the beginning of your holiday and have no need to use it again for your entire stay.
Ben Siesta is a five minute drive from Gateway, (the largest shopping centre in the Southern Hemisphere), twenty minutes drive from Durban, the International Conference Centre (I. C. C.) and U Shaka Marine World. King Shaka International Airport is a fifteen minute drive from Umhlanga Rocks. There are several fine restaurants in the village or at Gateway Shopping Centre. A private first world hospital is a five minutes drive away by car. There are several world class golf courses in the immediate vicinity including the prestigious Mount Edgecombe and Zimbali courses.
Umhlanga Rocks is one of the most sought after holiday resorts in South Africa whilst still retaining its unique seaside village feel. The world heritage site of Lake St Lucia, the Umfolozi / Hluhluwe Game Parks and the majestic Drakensberg Mountains are all within easy reach from Umhlanga Rocks.
Accommodation at Ben Siesta:
The apartment consists of a lounge, dining room, kitchen and three double bedrooms. The main bedroom has a king size bed (or two single beds) and a beautifully appointed full bathroom and toilet en-suite. Off the main bedroom and lounge are sliding doors that lead onto a sun drenched patio where you can enjoy a drink and a braai whilst you look out at the breaker sea views. The other two bedrooms are each equipped with two single beds (or king size bed). These two bedrooms share a bathroom and toilet.
The unit is air conditioned and there is also a ceiling fan in the lounge. The kitchen is modern and well appointed with granite counter tops, under counter oven, hob, micro wave, dish washer, washing machine and tumble dryer. The apartment is equipped with DSTV, (satellite television – select channels). There is also a DVD player in the apartment.
There is a swimming pool in the complex which is for the exclusive use of residents. The apartment is serviced daily except on Sundays and Public Holidays. Secure under cover parking is provided.
Ben Siesta Activities:
- Gateway Theatre of Shopping
- Sharks Board
- 20 mins from Ushaka Marine World
- 20 mins from Durban City
Ben Siesta Map:
Other Accommodation near Ben Siesta:
Accommodation options within 8km from Ben Siesta include:
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Kingston Place Guest House is a four star TGCSA graded Guest House in Umhlanga set in a tranquil setting, close to the village and Gateway. We are where to stay in Umhlanga, and have the right accommodation to suit your needs.
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802 The Bermudas, is situated on the 8th floor of this beachfront complex with breathtaking 180 degree, sea views. This fully equipped, luxury, self catering apartment offers you magnificent sea views from the main bedroom and living area.