York House B&B is situated 1 km from the town of Hillcrest, which lies approximately 700 meters above sea level offering a more temperate climate, away from the high summer humidity of the Durban coastline.
Accommodation at York House B&B:
We offer three spacious double rooms upstairs in the main house. Enquire about our spacious self contained flatlet (with kitchenette) separate from the house.
Facilities at York House B&B includes:
- 25 minutes from Durban Beachfront
- Dinner upon request
- Swimming Pool with thatch Gazebo
- Braai facility
- Laundry Service available
- Secure Parking
- Internet and fax with wifi hotspot
- Television in each room
- Full English breakfast
- Easy access to schools, shopping centres, Hammersdale & Pinetown Industrial areas via M13 & N3 Highways
Pubs & Restaurants - We are situated 1 km from the centre of Hillcrest Town, where a wide selection of restaurants and pubs are located. A choice from Portuguese, Italian, Keg & Trout, Olive & Oil, Station Masters Arms, and many more to choose from.
Real Ale Breweries - For those who enjoy the fuller flavour of traditionally brewed beer. There are 3 Real Ale Breweries in the area. Robson’s Brewery in Shongweni, The Standeavan Brewery in Alverstone, Assagay, & The Porcupine Brewery in Botha’s Hill. All within 15 minutes drive from York House.
Heritage Supper Theatre – The Heritage Supper Theatre for live music and entertaining shows. Booking essential.
Valley of 100 Hills Tourist Route - including PheZulu Cultural Village and crocodile farm. The Saturday morning Shongweni Market is the largest market in Durban. You can find Organic Meats and Vegetables, Breads, Cheese, Plants, Flowers, Seedlings, Books, Clothing, Furniture, Arts & Crafts. Also a variety of breakfasts from Mediterranean Falafal to English Bacon & Egg.
Excellent Birdwatching and Walking Trails - Kranzkloof Nature Reserve was proclaimed in 1950 and covers an area of approximately 584 hectares. Key Species – Knysna Turaco, African Emerald Cuckoo, Narina Trogon, GreenTwinspot and African Crowned Eagle.
And many more.
If bookings are cancelled:
- 0 to 7 days prior to arrival, forfeit 100% of deposit,
- 7 to 14 days, 75%,
- 14 to 21 days, 50%
- 21+ days, 30%