Endless Horizons

Text Katharyn Williams-Jaftha

WHERE: 108 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Durban North, 031-564-0360

WHY WE LOVE IT: This boutique hotel, perfectly situated in the heart of Durban’s chic suburb of Umhlanga, is a picture of understated luxury. It’s both elegant and modern, yet warm and inviting. It offers spectacular 180-degree views of the Indian Ocean, tranquil rooms with comfy king-size beds, an on-site restaurant, mini gymnasium and a wide range of pampering services – everything you need for a relaxed weekend getaway.

X-FACTOR: The restaurant is remarkable, with full breakfasts, light lunches and delicious dinners. The chicken/prawn curry is delicious.

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This article was originally featured in the March 2014 issue of House and Leisure.