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Sunbird Guest House
Sunbird Guest House is situated in a beautiful country environment, just 1 hour from Durban, in the tranquil town of Howick the hub of the Midlands Waterfall Country.

Situated 1.5 km from the N3, the guest house is only 4.5 hours from Johannesburg & 1 hour from Durban. Relax in a quiet landscaped bird and Japanese garden.

After a long day’s journey or outing, rejuvenate, relax, and experience the effects of our private Superior Spa Jacuzzi(small fee to cover costs), sunbathing nearby on our secluded private lawn.

ADSL WiFi, Internet banking on site. DStv, Off street parking with remote controlled access, log cabin type gazebo/breakfast room with fireplace.

Breakfast & Dining at Sunbird Guest House:
English breakfast, or alternatives by prior request, is served in the log cabin type gazebo. Dining and braai/ barbeque facilities are available. We have a courtesy fridge with soft drinks, etc.

Many restaurants in the area plus a shopping centre.

Activities and Facilities at Sunbird Guest House:
- Private SPA/Jacuzzi for hire
- Sunbathing lawn area
- E-mail and Internet (ADSL)
- Courtesy Bar/Fridge (unlicensed)
- Information Kiosk
- Radio/Clock in Bedrooms
- No smoking inside
- Some Toiletries
- Electrical Sockets (+ two point plugs)
- Braai/barbeque areas
- No Pets allowed unless by arrangement
- Safe available
- English or Continental Breakfast others by prior arrangement

Accommodation at Sunbird Guest House:
We can accommodate 10 people all together. Six in the bed and breakfast and 4 in the self catering cottage.

Barbet 1
Extra length King Size bed with full Bath & Shower en-suite. DStv. Ceiling fan and wall heater. Tea & Coffee making facilities. Opens out onto Japanese Garden.

Robin 1
King or Twin beds (Please State Preference), shower en-suite. DStv. Ceiling fan and wall heater. Tea & Coffee making facilities. Opens out onto bird garden.

NB: Robin 1 and Robin 2 make an excellent family unit.

Robin 2
Queen bed, with DStv fan and wall heater. En-suite bathroom with shower over bath. Tea & Coffee making facilities.
NB: Robin 1 and Robin 2 make an excellent family unit.

Self Catering Cottage
Self catering garden cottage looking onto a Japanese garden. Has a separate vehicle entrance with remote controlled access. One room has a Queen bed, the other a Double. Sleeper couch for 1 extra person. It has a lounge with DStv and dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. The cottage has not been graded as yet but is of a high standard.
R400.00 pps

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  • Sunbird Guest House - Front Garden Pond Seating Area
  • Sunbird Guest House - Back Garden
  • Sunbird Guest House - Barbet 1
  • Sunbird Guest House - Barbet 1 Bathroom
  • Sunbird Guest House - Robin 1
  • Sunbird Guest House - Robin 2
  • Sunbird Guest House - Self Catering Cottage Lounge
  • Sunbird Guest House - Gazebo / Breakfast Room
  • Sunbird Guest House - Superior Spa Jacuzzi

Facilities & Services:

  • Babies
  • Children under 12 years
  • Pets only by Arrangement
  • Elderly
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Jacuzzi
  • Cots available
  • Internet Access
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Communal Satellite TV

Sunbird Guest House Activities:

Bird watching and relaxing in one of two lush gardens or perhaps having a braai/barbecue and soaking up the relaxing and rejuvenating effects of our "Superior" Spa Jacuzzi.

Attractions near Sunbird Guest House
- Howick Falls and Karkloof Falls.
- Midmar dam is considered one of South Africa’s best inland sailing and boating venues.
- Umgeni Valley Reserve (Wildlife Society Project) - experience some of Africa’s wildlife and bush splendour.
- Art and Craft related Midlands Meander route.
- The magnificent southern end of the Drakensberg range with an opportunity to go to the top, into Lesotho (1 day).
- Golf at 2 very close courses.
- Other sports nearby Tennis, Squash, Bowls, Hot Air Ballooning, Hang Gliding and Water sports.

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Health & Climate:

Malaria free area.

Sunbird Guest House Guest Reviews

Average Guest Rating: 
  3.8 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. - View all Guest Reviews

Sunbird Guest House is a lovely establishment! The hosts are friendly and very helpful and the rooms are crisp and clean. It was a pleasure to stay there!
 Reviewed by Lelanie van Zyl over a year ago

Hosts went out of their way to make me feel welcome and the room was very comfortable. A very pleasant stay.
 Reviewed by Carol Guy over a year ago

Nikky could not have been more welcoming and helpful. Home from home.
 Reviewed by Linda Calverley over a year ago

Very friendly hospitality. Nothing was too much trouble. Our hosts made sure our stay was happy and comfortable.
 Reviewed by David Barras-Baker over a year ago