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Cowrie Cove Guest House

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4 Cowrie Terrace La Lucia, Durban 4051 South Africa
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#6 of 326 B&Bs / Inns in Durban
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Looking for a place to stay in Durban? Then look no further than Cowrie Cove Guest House, a romantic bed and breakfast that brings the best of Durban to your doorstep.

As your “home away from home,” the bed and breakfast rooms offer air conditioning, and getting online is easy, with free wifi available.

Guests have access to baggage storage while staying at Cowrie Cove Guest House. In addition, Cowrie Cove Guest House offers a pool and free breakfast, which will help make your Durban trip additionally gratifying. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

While in Durban, you may want to check out some of the restaurants that are a short walk away from Cowrie Cove Guest House, including Jack Salmon Fish House (0.5 mi), Mamma Luciana's (0.5 mi), and The Lookout on Newport (0.8 mi).

There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular historic sites such as The Ramakrishna Centre of South Africa Durban and The Old Fort.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Cowrie Cove Guest House as you experience everything Durban has to offer.

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free breakfast
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kterbl852897 wrote a review 10 Oct
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This guest house is beautiful, has everything you need, the owner is friendly, the staff helpful, the breakfast is good and the coffee wonderful and available at any time. There is a pathway directly to the beach, which makes it so accessible. Umhlanga is 3km away - R25 uber ride if you're going out. We enjoyed everything about this place!
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Date of stay: October 2021
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YolandeHeyns wrote a review Jul 2020
Kokstad, South Africa33 contributions6 helpful votes
Cowrie Cove is genuinely luxurious. The rooms are big, spacious, clean, and everything you want. The sleep quality is great. Caroline has been so good to us, and our gratefulness for the extra-mile service she gave us cannot be expressed in words.
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Date of stay: June 2020
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jeffBAholidays wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom14 contributions16 helpful votes
We had a wonderful stay recently, the property is situated in an ideal location with access to a fabulous beach. The location was perfect for total relaxation which was high on our list of priorities. We could not fault the hospitality, lovely pool and super breakfast... We would definitely recommend especially like us if you love animals!! Safe secure and a total delight!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Peter S wrote a review Feb 2020
Liverpool, United Kingdom2 contributions
We had an excellent stay at Cowrie Cove in 2016 so we decided to revisit when in Umhlanga in February this year (2020). We had another superb visit. Same very high standards in every respect from Caroline and her team. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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jcampb878253 wrote a review Jan 2020
Randburg, South Africa1 contribution
Caroline is a wonderful hostess - welcoming but never intrusive. The room we had was more like a suite and was beautifully furnished. Great shower - bath a bit dangerous for someone like me - mature! Very deep with high sides and no handles - perhaps a bath mat could be helpful. After one bath I stuck to showers. A little more cupboard space would have been appreciated as well as slightly better pillows. But the great coffee always available - plus biscuits - was wonderful. Aircon also appreciated
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Date of stay: December 2019
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US$96 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cowrie Cove Guest House
Which popular attractions are close to Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Nearby attractions include La Lucia Mall (0.5 km) and La Lucia Beach (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Jack Salmon Fish House, Al Firenze Ristorante and pizzeria, and Mamma Luciana's.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Cowrie Cove Guest House have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Cowrie Cove Guest House offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Cowrie Cove Guest House?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Ramakrishna Centre of South Africa Durban (3.9 km).