Crooked Tree Cottage continues to offer great value accommodation in Umhlanga Rocks, premier tourism hotspot in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Close to the beach and Gateway Shopping Centre, with easy access to the M4 and the N2. King Shaka airport is a mere 15km away. All this and more makes Crooked Tree Cottage an ideal place to stay as a Leisure or Business traveller.
Crooked Tree is walking distance to Umhlanga Village or the main beach. But if you are not feeling too energetic, there are shuttle services and Uber, readily available to whisk you to your destination of choice.
Crooked Tree also offers FREE high-speed WI-FI throughout the property - stream to your heart's content!
Come join us and stay self catering or bed only. Or, if you want to indulge in one of our famous breakfasts, stay as a B&B guest. Vegan options are now also on offer. Fruit and cereals are served with all breakfasts. Wake up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee in the morning!
Book online or call direct - we look forward to hosting you!
Accommodation in Umhlanga Rocks, Durban
Crooked Tree consists of a 3-room cottage and 3 Studio suites. All are bookable as B&B, Bed Only or Self Catering. The Cottage accommodates 6 - 7 guests, Two Studio suites accommodate 2 guests per suite and the remaining Studio can accommodate 2 - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 small children.
The Cottage has a well-equipped kitchen and a spacious open plan dining and lounge area with a sea-facing balcony. There is a deck area with seating at the entrance to the cottage - barbecue facilities available on request for self catering guests.
Room 1: King size bed, en suite shower, sea facing.
Room 2: King size bed, en suite shower, sea facing.
Room 3: Double bed, en suite shower, private entrance.
- Air conditioner
- Tea/coffee stations
- Free Wi-Fi
- Lounge TV is a smart Tv with DSTV and Netflix
Room 4, 5, 6
Beautifully decorated, the Studio suites are separate from the cottage. Each has its own entrance. Each Studio has a well-equipped kitchen and en suite. Each suite has a king size bed – snooze together with space to spare! The Family Studio also offers a sleeper couch for a 3rd adult or 2 little ones – but be aware - the beds are all in one suite. All Studios open onto balconies - enjoy views over the swimming pool and out to sea.
- Air conditioner
- Tea/coffee station
- Free Wi-Fi
- 2-plate stove
- Barbecue available on request for self catering guests
Please note that all prices quoted are subject to availability & can change without prior notice.
All bookings will only be confirmed once proof of deposit has been received, or in the case of a corporate booking, the client has indicated their intention of making payment by requesting an invoice.
A deposit of 50% of the total accommodation cost is to be paid within 48 hours of booking unless otherwise stated on your booking notice. Accommodation bookings will automatically be cancelled if the deposit is not received by the due date.
Deposits are not refundable in the event of cancellation or non-arrival up to 4 weeks prior to your booking,
Late cancellations (0-7 days prior to accommodation booking), or no shows forfeit 100% of the cost of accommodation bookings.
Any refunds will incur service charges.
The balance of payment is to be made before or on arrival.
Keys will not be handed over unless the balance is paid in full.
Insurance: To avoid any misunderstanding, a booking constitutes a binding contract. All guests confirming a booking are advised to take out insurance to cover the full cost of their accommodation in the event of a cancellation. We will seek compensation for any cancelled accommodation that cannot be relet, including premature curtailment.
The account remains the responsibility of the guest until full payment is received.
PLEASE NOTE RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
Arrival & Departure Times
Check in time is from 2pm onwards.
Please note: There will be a R50 levy charged for every hour after 10pm for late arrivals.
Check out time is 10am on the day of departure.
Please note: There will be a R50 levy charged for every hour after 10am for late departures. A full days rate will be charged for check outs after 12 noon.
Terms Of Payment
All bookings will only be confirmed once a deposit of 50% the full accommodation cost is received within 48hrs of making a booking.
Right of admission is reserved.
All guests enter the property at their own risk.
The owner and staff cannot be held responsible for any injury, loss or damage to any person or personal property caused by accident, fire or any other cause whatsoever
No persons other than those quoted for, are permitted to share the accommodation.
No persons under the age of 21 allowed without accompaniment of a parent or chaperone unless by prior arrangement.
No guest visitors are permitted on the property or the guest will be charged according to usual B&B rates.
Please note that all quotes are based on a per person sharing/single per night rate, NOT A ROOM RATE, unless otherwise stipulated
NB all booking/quotes are for exact guest numbers and any guests who arrive with extra guests will either be charged for them, or will be asked to find alternative accommodation for their extra guests at their own cost.
No loud music etc after 9pm.
Parking is at your own risk. Only one car per suite is allowed to park inside the premises.
Although there is ample safe off street parking, guests are advised not to leave any belongings in their vehicles.
Bed linen is provided. Towels are provided for guests. Please provide your own beach towels. B&B towels are not for swimming or beach use.
The use of this facility is reserved for registered guests only.
Use of the swimming pool is entirely at your own risk. Neither the owners nor the staff accepts responsibility for injury to any persons or any other loss or damage of whatever nature arising out of or in connection with the use of this facility.
An adult must accompany children when using this facility at all times.
No swimming allowed after dark.
Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside the suites or cottage.
Firearms are not permitted on the property.
Self Catering Guests are welcome to braai/barbecue at will. But please note that no loud parties will be tolerated on the property.
Regretfully no pets allowed.