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The Lighthouse Inn Bed And Breakfast is a charming home situated in Durban on the Bluff Kwazulu Natal the holiday Mecca of South Africa better known as the Kingdom of the Zulu's.

This delightful Bed and Breakfast or self catering venue offers friendly and affordable home-away from-home accommodation. An environment where you can truly relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, the Lighthouse Inn is cleaned and serviced daily and there is a laundry service on request. Safe parking for vehicles is available.

For those who enjoy the outdoors there is a swimming pool and Braai / Barbecue facilities as well as a out door Pub and Grub area. Maximum capacity of 25 persons.

Come and enjoy our friendly hospitality and laze away the days in a peaceful and tranquil setting or enjoy the vacation atmosphere that Durban is renowned for.

For the pleasure of all our guests we have a snooker table and darts facilities which are available in the Lodge B&B as well as the use of a large panoramic view balcony overlooking the harbour and city in the background and is spectacular day or night.

Accommodation at Lighthouse Inn:
We have 4 individual units (22 Beds) with 3 separate lockable units which can accommodate groups or individuals as follows:

The Loft:
Sleeps 2-4 (A compact unit which would suit a couple without or with no more than 2 children)

The Lodge B&B:
Sleeps 1-7 persons sharing.(Optional self cater arrangement in season)

The Coral Suite:
Sleeps 2-3 persons sharing.

The Dolphin Suite:
Sleeps 4-7 persons sharing.


- Surfing (Cave rock, Anstey's, Garvies).
- Shops, Pubs & Restaurants.
- Horse riding (Book ahead for out-rides on the beach).
- Walks & sightseeing.
- Fishing charters arranged (Bay & deep-sea day trips).
- Diving & Surfing Safaris arranged.
- Game and sightseeing tours arranged.
- 3 local beaches are within a 2 to 5 min. drive.

Health and Climate:

The climate is perfect throughout the year, having a temperate winter of between 9 to 24 degrees’ C, warm to hot summers of 18 to 36 degrees’ C and can be humid at times.

Rooms and Units Available:

Wooden Cottage can sleep six. there are two bedrooms, Kitchen, Bathroom. sleeps 6 Completely seperate and private on the pool level. All you need to self cater.
Sleeps 6 Adults

Dolphin Suite - 9 single beds
Open Plan Family Self Cater Unit: 1 en-suite: show-loo-basin. Kithchen-Serves 8. 2 rooms-DSTV, Covered Porch. Serviced. Safe off road shuffle parking, Use of Pool, Mobile BBQ, Gardens, Ablution: 2 showers-2 toilets-basins.
Sleeps 6 Adults and 2 children

Loft Suite
Self cater unit with upper mezz floor with 2 Sgl beds, Bic. Bottom: Dbl bed with en suite Sh/Loo/, Tv, Covered Patio with Table/chairs, O/s Kitchenette + wash up. Safe shuffle Parking. Use of Pool, mobile Braai, Gardens.
Sleeps 3 Adults

Three Bedroom Lodge

Three bedroom beach house with harbor views.

Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 6 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Children under 12
Honeymoon Couples
Pets only by Arrangement
Dining room
Other Language
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policy:

From: 21 to 28 days: Guest forfeits 25% of the deposit. From: 14 to 21 days: Guest forfeits 50% of the deposit. From: 7 to 14 days: Guest forfeits 75% of the deposit. Less than: 7 days: Guest forfeits 100% of the deposit.


Directions from Durban:
In Victoria Embankment or Smith Street a one way street, keep left and enter Southern Freeway (M4). On Southern Freeway (M4) take the 1st off-ramp to Bluff which leads into Edwin Swales VC Dr. Continue to the end of Edwin Swales Drive, keeping in the left lane to merge left into Bluff Rd and through the next 2 traffic lights intersections passing a high water tower on the right. You must stay in the right hand lane and then turn right at the Semi-Circle into Lighthouse Rd. Continue through Traffic lights and then through 2 x 90 deg bends (Right and then Left)
and head up the hill to No 563 Lighthouse Rd which is on the left.

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  • Guests Rating: (1)
  • Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast and Self-Catering
  • Sleeps: 23
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM