Palm Beach Cottage is nestled amongst beautiful Coconut Palms right on the beach in Salt Rock on The Dolphin Coast of South Africa. The cottage boasts a 600m (squared) level lawn set in one of the most picturesque beachfront settings imaginable and offers the perfect holiday environment for a family of 4.
Spend your days on the beach from the comfort of your well appointed cottage, or simply venture 30 metres out to the water's edge and enjoy any of many choice activities at hand.
There is safe bathing on a huge sandbar or one can snorkel and dive the gully and shallow reefs located a mere 10 meters from the water's edge. Cray fishing, harvesting mussels and catching octopus are favourite pastimes of many a guest.
Activities & places of interest within walking distance:
The Salt Rock Tidal Pool The Salt Rock Hotel & Salt Rock Club (Squash, tennis, bowls & s/pools) Four Restaurants Video Shop, Friendly Supermarket with ATM facilities & Service Station Hair Salon, Surf Shop, Hardware Store & Liquor Store 'Four Poles' & 'van der Riets' (two of the best rock & surf fishing locations on the KwaZulu Dolphin Coast)
Activities & places of interest within an easy 10 minute drive:
Salt Rock Shark Netted Main Bathing Beach Thompson's Bay Tidal Pool and Shark Netted Main Bathing Beach Chaka's Rock Tidal Pool Crocodile Farm and Reptile Park Animal Farm Umhlali Sugar Village (Coastal Farmers Co-op, Thompson's Butchery, Gift Shops, Art Gallery, Stone Mason, Ice Cream Manufacturer and Linen Shop) Whale Watching View sites The Kingdom Cultural Centre "Bush" Pubs Chaka's High Rock (world renown fishing spot and great history) Chaka's Head - Monument Microlite Airfield Ballito with its Shops, Hotel, dozens of Restaurants, Movie house, etc. Zimbali Coastal Forrest, Zimbali Lodge and Zimbali Golf Course Umhlali Country Club and Golf Estate
Palm Beach Cottage consists 2 bedrooms with ceiling fans, bathroom with bath and spacious shower, separate toilet, open plan 6-seater lounge / dining room, modern open plan kitchen with double ss sink, separate prep bowl, fridge freezer, glass top hob, under counter oven, microwave, front load washing machine and tumble dryer. Relax on the Front Patio (it's like sitting on the beach!) or enjoy tanning in the privacy of your own private garden. There is an outside shower to wash off all that sand and an outside wash trough for cleaning your ocean harvest. Security consists state of the art electronic beams and passive sensors, linked to a radio-linked burglar alarm with armed response. Burglar guards cover all top-hung aluminium windows, for added peace of mind. A fitted electronic safe will secure your valuables and a double lock-up garage will accommodate your vehicle and trailer/s.
Travel North from Durban along the N2. Take the 214 off-ramp to Umhlali/ Salt Rock. Turn right and proceed for 2 km. Turn left into Hugh Dent Drive and continue for 550 m and turn right into George Hulett Place. Take the first entrance (No. 1) on your right and continue along the bottom driveway to Palm Beach Cottage.
Arrival & Departure Times
Arrival Time After 14h00
Departure Time By no later than 10h00
Terms Of Payment
50% Deposit to secure the cottage (Please add R1000.00 For key deposit which will be refunded within 2 days of departure)
Balance payable 3 days prior to arrival