Sylvern B&B, "The House on the Knoll", offers the discerning businessman or leisure traveller convenience, comfort and security in peaceful surroundings.

We are approximately 4 minutes from both the N3/ M19 + M13 , only 15 minutes from central Durban and local beaches , 40 minutes from King Shaka International Airport

For the businessman or holidaymaker, Pinetown, New Germany and Westmead business areas are close by.

We are also ideally situated between Durban and Pietermaritzburg for your Comrades Experience. The well known Pavilion Shopping Centre is 4 minutes away, as is the Westville Hospital and the University of Durban / Westville.

Our double-storied B&B annex has 4 tastefully furnished double rooms. Our guests have a separate entrance and secure parking area. All of our rooms have their own private shower en suite and are all air conditioned. All rooms have flat screen TV’s and WIFI is free.

The bedrooms all overlook our lush tropical garden which has prolific bird life. You can relax on our large patio, and enjoy the view over the Palmiet Nature Reserve.

Breakfasts are served on the patio, or in our large dining room. We offer a choice of Continental or English breakfasts.

Evening meals are supplied on request. However, there are a wide variety of quality restaurants close by.

We also offer a laundry service to our guests.

Places within a half hour drive include:

  • Sea World
  • Umgeni Bird Park
  • PheZulu Cultural Village
  • Assagay Safari Park
  • Sharks Board
  • Tala Valley Game Ranch
  • uShaka Island Beaches
  • Sun Coast Casino
  • Sibiya Casino
  • Gateway Shopping Centre
  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Durban West B&B Network
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars
  • airport transfers
  • exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • internet facilities
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • parking all onsite
  • parking off-site
  • tea / coffee making facilities