Starfish VILLA is situated near Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal & offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in a lovely exclusive holiday house [not apartments or condo units], directly above Shaka's Rock tidal pools and centrally located between Thompson's Bay and Salt Rock's beaches. Guests can admire 180-degree panoramic sea views, elevated 250 meters from the beach and faces the breakers at Thompson's Bay beach. 

Guests can be comforted behind a secured 3.0 m high perimeter security wall in a private cul de sac road with its own separate driveway, garage & 2nd parking entrance. The Villa has an open plan living room, lounge, dinning & and kitchen area. The living area flows from one veranda to the other through folding sliding doors, ideal for dining & entertaining. The lounge has a full DStv bouquet & Wi-Fi is available from the lounge & ocean facing veranda. Both verandas are designed to alternate according to changing weather conditions.  

There is a private pool stepping directly onto the main veranda with a comfort suite, cane chairs, offering a small bar, mini fridge with a concrete serving counter top. There is a second veranda leading off of the lounge, through French doors, looking onto the breakers at Thompson's Bay beach & tidal pool.  

This Villa can sleep 8 people & consists of a main bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite bathroom/ocean facing walk-in shower, with two more rooms, both with en suite, the third room with king bed or converted into two single beds, with a double bunk, perfectly suited for families. There is a separate guest loo. 

The gardens are all walled & fenced to secure small, well-mannered dogs, provided it is arranged in advance. The location is within a 5-minute walk to the Chaka's Rock tidal pools and beach, three restaurants, liquor store & Ballito's town centre is a 3.5-kilometres drive and King Shaka International Airport is 20 kilometres away.  

Water sports such as: surf swimming or in the tidal pools, surfing, boarding, canoeing, fishing, snorkelling or just beach walks are available within a 500 m walk from the Villa. Other forms of entertainment are nearby to the Ballito area.  

Once guests have paid their base deposit, the remaining balance is payable to Starfish Accommodation 45 days before arrival. Bank details will be provided after booking. House rules strictly apply & published in house, guests must read the rules before the gate remote & keys are passed over. Party or Rage groups must confirm arrangements prior to booking.

  • airport (less than 15km)
  • bar fridge
  • beach (less than 500m)
  • boat / marine slipway (within 5km)
  • bowls (less than 5km)
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • ceiling fans
  • communal TV lounge
  • dishwasher onsite
  • DSTV (premium)
  • DVD player
  • electronic safe
  • fishing (less than 10km)
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • flat screen TV
  • free Wi Fi
  • fridge in unit
  • fridge/ freezer
  • games
  • gas braai / barbecue
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • hair dryer
  • internet facilities
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • linen & towels provided
  • lock-up garage
  • lock-up safe
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • microwave in unit
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • pets allowed by prior arrangement
  • private entrance
  • private pool (some units)
  • restaurant (less than 300m)
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • restaurant (walking distance)
  • Secure parking with individual remotes and keys
  • stove in unit
  • washing machine in unit
  • washing machine onsite
  • whale watching (less than 10km)
  • wheelchair friendly


Take the N2 off ramp no. 212 Chakas Rock and follow for 2.5 km east to the ocean to a T junction, turn right and follow the road south for 300 m to a 3 way stop. Turn right straight up Hill Lane, a concrete road, Starfish is on the right near the top of the road.
Lat 29.51 Lon 31.22