Swimming pool Beach Coves view Beach Cove 2 sea view unit sleeps 2-3 Beach Cove 1 sea view unit sleeps 2-3 Ocean View sea view unit 4 Sleeper Ocean View sea view unit 2- 4 Sleeper SeaBreeze sea view studio unit sleeps 2-3 Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Ansteys Paddling Pools and beach Shorebreak Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Shorebreak Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Driftwood Cottage sea view unit sleeps 2-3 Hibiscus garden unit Hibiscus garden unit Ocean View sea view unit sleeps 2-4 Ocean View sea view unit sleeps 2-4 Ocean View sea view unit sleeps 2-4 Palm Cottage 1 garden unit Palm Cottage 1 garden unit Palm Cottage 1 garden unit Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Pebble Cottage garden unit sleeps 2-3 Seaview Cottage 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Pebble Cottage garden unit sleeps 2-3 Shorebreak Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment SeaBreeze sea view studio unit sleeps 2-3 Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment Seaview Cottage sea view 4-6 sleeper apartment Main building entrance Driftwood Cottage sea view unit sleeps 2-3 Reception in main building Proximity to beach SeaBreeze sea view studio unit sleeps 2-3 Pool table in main building Beach Cove 1 and 2 Barbeque area Beach Cove 1 and 2
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Ansteys Beach Self Catering & Backpackers - Favoured by business and leisure travelers, we cater for all budgets in a welcoming, beachy and homely establishment that has many happy guests returning time and time again. Perfect for anyone who wants to relax and unwind in a safe, happy and friendly environment.

A popular and long standing family run establishment (est. 1999), we offer warm hospitality, a great atmosphere and are ideally located just 50 m from the beach at Ansteys Beach on the Bluff a leafy suburb 15 km south of Durban, and 40 km from King Shaka Airport.

Set over three properties with a lovely tropical garden and a swimming pool, we offer :
11 thoughtfully decorated fully equipped Self-Catering Apartments (7 with sea views, 4 with garden views)
3 x Private Rooms (air conditioned) (Backpackers)
Budget Backpacker Cabins (dorms, doubles, twins, single rooms)
Free super fast fibre Wi-Fi
Secure off street and parking behind remote gates
DSTV (Hotel Package) in all Self-Catering Apartments, Private Rooms and TV Lounge
Small Licensed Bar
Swimming Pool
Pool Table
Heidis Caf on site (quaint caf serving breakfast, good filter coffee and home baked treats

Ideal home base as we are close to many shops, shopping centres and restaurants, as well as all the major tourist attractions in KZN such as uShaka Marine World, Suncoast Casino, the ICC and the Sports Stadiums.

For our business clients, we are within close proximity to all the industrial centres Jacobs, Maydon Wharf, Prospecton, Clairwood, Bayhead, Wentworth.

Experience our beautiful unspoilt and lifeguard protected beaches, warm seawater all year round, good swimming and surfing beaches, kiddies paddling pools at Ansteys and at Brighton Beach, a lovely tidal pool and amazing rock pools to explore at low tide. Fun for everyone!

Take an early morning stroll to the beach, armed with a steaming cup of coffee or tea to watch the ocean come alive with the most spectacular sunrises. More often than not the dolphins will delight you with their playful antics and the whales are a regular spectacular sight at Ansteys Beach.

Relax by the poolside in our tropical garden, or go for a late afternoon swim in the sea or walk on the beach.

Ansteys is unique in that we encourage and enjoy a great cosmopolitan atmosphere international travelling backpackers, South African holidaymakers, business people, contract workers all get along and it makes for a good, happy mix.

We look forward to welcoming you Tash, Rudy and the Ansteys Team.

Accommodation at Ansteys Beach Self Catering & Backpackers:
We offer 11 fully equipped self catering apartments which consist of 7 x fully equipped sea view self catering apartments and 4 x fully equipped self catering garden units, 3 private air conditioned rooms in one house, and budget Backpackers dorms, doubles, twins and single cabins.

Sea View Studio Apartments - 2 Sleeper (SeaBreeze Cottage). Cosy open plan unit with excellent sea views.
Excellent sea views
Double bed and private en suite bathroom (shower, toilet, basin)
Single Day Bed, ceiling fan
Free Wi-Fi
Fully equipped kitchenette (microwave, fridge, 2 plate stove, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
Television (DSTV Hotel Package)
Barbeque area on grass patch below unit
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels.
This unit is located at the top of the property so there are stairs. Parking on road at top of property close to apartment or there is secure off street parking at main entrance, with limited under cover parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View Loft style apartment 2-3 sleeper (Driftwood Cottage). Cosy loft style unit with fabulous sea views. Upstairs is a small open loft style bedroom, downstairs is the kitchen, dining table, bathroom and outside patio with barbeque.
Double bed see the ocean from your bed!
Single Day Bed,
Television (DSTV Hotel Package), fan
Free Wi-Fi
Fully equipped kitchenette (microwave, fridge, 2 plate gas stove, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
Private patio and barbeque area
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels.
There are stairs to this property
Please be aware that this apartment has steep steps to the bedroom area and is not suitable for small children.
Secure off street parking, with limited under cover parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View Apartment sleeps 2-3 (Beach Cove 1). This unit is adjacent to Beach Cove 2 and set away from the other apartments on a separate property for those wanting more privacy. Charming open plan air conditioned unit with gorgeous sea and beach views from front of property Double bed, single Day Bed and private bathroom (shower, toilet, basin).
Double bed
Single Day Bed
Private en suite bathroom (shower, toilet, basin)
Fully equipped kitchenette (microwave, fridge, 2 plate gas stove, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
DSTV Premium, Netflix, Showmax
Air conditioner
Free Wi-Fi
Barbeque area
Gorgeous sea and beach views from front of property
Secure parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View Apartment sleeps 2-3 (Beach Cove 2). This unit is adjacent to Beach Cove 1 and set away from the other apartments on a separate property for those wanting more privacy. Charming open plan air conditioned unit with gorgeous sea and beach views from the front of garden.
King size bed (can be converted to 2 single beds on request)
Single Day Bed
Private en suite bathroom (shower, toilet, basin)
Fully equipped kitchenette (microwave, fridge, 2 plate gas stove, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
DSTV Premium, Netflix, Showmax
Air conditioner
Free Wi-Fi
Barbeque area
Gorgeous sea and beach views from front of property
Secure parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View 4 Sleeper Apartment (Ocean View Cottage). Lovely unit with fabulous sea views.
Main bedroom : Double bed, ensuite bathroom
Main living area : 2 Single beds, fully equipped kitchen (microwave, 2 plate gas stove, fridge, kettle, toaster etc)
1 bathroom
Television (DSTV Hotel Package)
Deck with lovely sea views
Free Wi-Fi
Linen is supplied but please bring own beach and bath towels
This unit is located in the middle of the property so there are a few stairs
Secure off street parking, with limited under cover parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View 4-6 Sleeper Apartment (Shorebreak Cottage). Lovely spacious unit with sea views down roadway, closest flat to beach. This unit is below Seaview Cottage and set away from the main establishment.
Main bedroom : Double bed, air con, private en suite bathroom
Main living area : 2 x couch beds and 2 x bunk beds, ceiling fan
Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, stove, fridge, kettle, toaster etc)
Television (DSTV Hotel Package)
Free Wi-Fi
2 bathrooms
Own private barbeque area
Secure off street parking, with limited under cover parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Sea View 4-6 Sleeper Apartment (Seaview Cottage). Lovely spacious unit with sea views down roadway, closest flat to beach. This unit is above Shorebeak Cottage and set away from the main establishment.
Main bedroom : Double bed, air con, private en suite bathroom
Main living area : 2 x couch beds and 2 x bunk beds, fully equipped kitchen (microwave, stove, fridge, kettle, toaster etc)
Television (DSTV Hotel Package)
Free Wi-Fi
2 bathrooms
Own private patio and barbeque area with fabulous sea views
Secure off street parking, with limited under cover parking behind remote gates
Apartments are serviced daily, except for Sundays and Public Holidays. Please note, servicing does not include washing of dishes

Garden Apartment 2-3 sleeper (Pebble Cottage). Cosy 1 bedroom garden unit with Queen size bed, 1 x single Day Bed in main living area.
Main separate bedroom with Queen size bed
Main living area with 1 x Day Bed
Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, fridge, 2 plate gas stove, kettle, toaster etc) , dining area
1 bathroom off main living area (shower, toilet, basin)
Free Wi-Fi
DSTV (Hotel Package)
Private lockable patio and barbeque area
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)

Garden Loft Style Apartment 2-3 Sleeper (Palm Cottage 2). Lovely loft style garden unit. Palm Cottage 1 and 2 are adjacent to each other.
Upstairs is an open loft style bedroom, downstairs is the kitchen, dining table, bathroom and outside patio with barbeque
Upstairs, Double bed, air conditioner
Downstairs : Single bed
Free Wi-Fi
Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
1 private bathroom off main living area (shower, toilet, basin)
Free Wi-Fi
DSTV (Hotel Package)
Enclosed balcony area has a 2 plate gas stove, sink, and seating
No sea view
Lockable private enclosed balcony area
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)

Garden Loft Style Apartment 2-3 Sleeper (Palm Cottage 1). Lovely loft style garden unit. Palm Cottage 1 and 2 are adjacent to each other.
Upstairs is an open loft style bedroom, downstairs is the kitchen, dining table, bathroom and outside patio with barbeque
Upstairs, Double bed, air conditioner
Downstairs : Single bed
Free Wi-Fi
Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster etc), dining area
1 private bathroom off main living area (shower, toilet, basin)
Free Wi-Fi
DSTV (Hotel Package)
Enclosed balcony area has a 2 plate gas stove, sink, and seating
No sea view
Lockable private enclosed balcony area
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)

Garden Studio Apartment 2 sleeper (Hibiscus Cottage). Cosy fully equipped studio style self-catering garden apartment with enclosed lockable patio and barbeque.
Double bed
Air conditioner
Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, fridge, 2 plate gas stove, kettle, toaster etc) dining area
Private en suite bathroom (shower, toilet, basin)
Free Wi-Fi
DSTV (Hotel Package)
Private lockable patio and barbeque area
Linen is supplied but please bring own bath and beach towels
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)
This unit is next to the communal showers and toilets in the Backpackers area, so it can be noisy during busy times

Private rooms
These are 3 private air conditioned bedrooms in one house, for those wanting a bit more luxury and privacy. These 3 rooms share a bathroom and a separate toilet and are all situated in one house close to the main building, overlooking the swimming pool. Please note that these are rooms only they are not self catering and you will have to use the communal kitchen in the main building if you wish to cook your own meals.

There is a quaint little coffee shop in the same building that serves breakfasts, cakes and good filter coffee. All rooms are comfortable, with air-conditioning, small fridge and kettle with good quality linen on the beds. The bathroom has a shower, toilet and basin and there is a separate toilet next to the bathroom.

Private Family Room (Backpackers) (ALOE 1). A larger room with a Double bed and 2 bunk beds, which can comfortably sleep a group of 4.
Double bed and 2 Bunk beds
Air conditioner
Free Wi-fi
Television with DSTV (Hotel Package)
Bar fridge, kettle
Shared bathroom with Aloe 2, Aloe 3
Linen is provided but please bring own bath and beach towels.
Shared communal kitchen, dining room and lounge in main building
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)

Private Double Room (Backpackers) (ALOE 2). Aloe 2 is an air conditioned room next to the Aloe 1 room and Heidis Caf, with a small deck overlooking the swimming pool and car park.
Double bed
Air conditioner
Free Wi-fi
Television with DSTV (Hotel Package)
Bar fridge, kettle
Shared bathroom with Aloe 1, Aloe 3
Linen is provided but please bring own bath and beach towels.
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)

Private Twin Room (Backpackers) (ALOE 3). Aloe 3 is an air conditioned Twin room set at the back of the house next to the Aloe 1 room.
2 x single beds
Air conditioner
Free Wi-fi
Television with DSTV (Hotel Package)
Bar fridge, kettle
Shared bathroom with Aloe 1, Aloe 3
Linen is provided but please bring own bath and beach towels.
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays (please note servicing does not include washing of dishes)
Activities:

- Beautiful Lifeguard protected beaches.
- Surfing, swimming, kite boarding, fishing, whale and dolphin viewing, lovely rock pools to explore at low tide.
- Beach walks
- Bicycles, surfboards, body boards to rent
- Childrens paddling pools at Ansteys Beach and at Brighton Beach (next beach down). Lovely tidal pool.
- Golf

Cancellation Policy:
- 100% of total if cancelled 7 days before arrival
- 100% of deposit if cancelled 14 or 21 days before arrival
Facilities & Services available:
Children under 12 years
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Dining room
Restaurant
Cots available
Curio Shop
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Garden
Parking (off-street - covered)
Tourism Information Desk
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Xhosa / Zulu
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool

Ansteys Beach Self Catering & Backpackers is a Self-Catering and Youth Hostel in Bluff Durban KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
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Rooms and Units Available at Ansteys Beach Self Catering & Backpackers

Garden Apartment 2-3 sleeper PEB
Cosy 1 bedroom apartment with queen size bed in main bedroom.1 x single day bed, TV in main living/kitchen area. Own private patio and barbecue area with partial sea view fm bbq. 1 bathroom off main living area (shower, toilet, basin). DSTV Hotel Package
Sleeps 3 Adults

Garden Loft Style Apt 2-3 Sleeper PLM
Cosy Loft style garden unit with double bed upstairs and single bed, TV in main living/kitchen area. Fully equipped. Lockable private enclosed balcony area. No sea view. DSTV Hotel Package
Sleeps 3 Adults

Garden Studio Apartment 2 sleeper HIB
Cosy Studio style fully equipped self-catering en-suite apartment dbl bed, air-con, pvt bathroom, kitchenette and private barbecue area. Please note: apt is adjacent to bottom communal bathrooms
Sleeps 2 Adults

Private Double Room (Backpackers) AL2
Private room. Double bed, air-con, kettle, bar fridge, small TV. Shared bathroom facilities with Aloe1, Aloe3 in one house.Room only. Shared fully equipped kitchen, dining area in main building. Please bring own beach and bath towels. DSTV Hotel Package
Sleeps 2 Adults

Private Family Room (Backpackers) AL1
Private family room with 1 Double bed and 2 Bunk Beds. Aircon, kettle, bar fridge, small TV. Shared bathroom facilities with Aloe 2 and Aloe 3 in one house. Room only. Large shared fully equipped kitchen, dining area and TV lounge in main building. DSTV
Sleeps 2 Adults

Private Twin Room (Backpackers) AL3
Private twin room. 2 single beds. Shared bathroom facilities with Aloe1, Aloe2 in one house. Air-con, kettle, bar fridge, small TV. Shared fully equipped kitchen, dining area in main bldg. Linen provided, please bring own beach towels. DSTV Hotel Package
Sleeps 2 Adults

Sea View 4 Sleeper Apartment OV
Cosy 4 sleeper fully equipped self catering apartment. Fabulous sea views. 1 main bedroom with double bed. 2 single beds in lounge/kitchen area with TV. Wooden deck. 1 bathroom only (shower, toilet, basin), off main bedroom. DSTV Hotel Package
Sleeps 4 Adults

Sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment TOP SV
Lovely 4-6 sleeper fully equipped self catering apt. Sea views. Top Unit, closest flat to beach. Main bed: double bed, pvt en-suite bathroom. Main lounge kitchen area: 2 bunk beds
Sleeps 6 Adults

Sea view 4-6 Sleeper Apartment BOTTOM SB
Lovely 4-6 sleeper fully equipped self catering apt. Sea views. Bottom unit. Closest flat to beach. Main bedr : double bed, private en-suite. Main lounge kitchen area: 2 bunk beds
Sleeps 6 Adults

Sea view apt. sleeps 2-3 BCOV1
Lovely fully equipped studio apartment with fantastic sea and beach views from front of garden. One of two apartments set away from main establishment. Private and secluded. Barbecue area. DSTV Premium, Netflix
Sleeps 3 Adults

Sea view apt. sleeps 2-3 BCOV2
Lovely fully equipped studio style apt with fantastic sea
Sleeps 3 Adults

Sea view Loft style apt 2-3 sleeper DW
Cosy Loft Style fully equipped unit. Fabulous sea views. U/stairs: small loft style bedroom : 1 x dbl bed
Sleeps 3 Adults

Studio Apt With Sea Views 2 Sleeper SBR
Cosy 3 sleeper fully equipped apt. fantastic sea views. Dbl bed, sleeper couch. Kitchenette with microwave, fridge, 2 plate stove, DSTV Hotel Package. No deck. Barbeque area on grass patch just below unit (minimal sea views). (Lots of stairs)
Sleeps 3 Adults

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