About The Front House

The Front House is a self catering Bali style cottage on Salt Rock main beach off the Dolphin Coast, KwaZulu Natal. It has 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms (one of which is en suite) and guest loo, large open plan kitchen / living area / dining room and huge veranda all sea facing.

This cottage is perfect for a family getaway with loads of space to relax and feel at home. Only a wooden staircase separates this gorgeous cottage from the beach with private access to the beach.


A maximum of 6 adults may be booked into The Front House with maximum of 4 children to share the bunk room. A cot and high chair may be arranged on request, please specify. All bedrooms have ceiling fans.

The kitchen is fully equipped with 2 fridges, 1 large deep freeze, microwave, Smeg gas stove, dishwasher, washing machine, crockery, cutlery and glassware and a Weber braai. TV, DVD and DStv are there for your use. The property has a beamed alarm system with 24 hour armed response. There is a double automated garage and on-site and parking is plentiful.

Bed linen, blankets, bath & beach towels will be provided. Plastic sheets for children may be arranged at no extra charge, please specify on your booking form.

Our staff are here to make your stay as comfortable as possible and their service is included in the rate, tips are warmly welcomed. They will gladly do washing and ironing at a nominal rate. They will also offer to set the table for you and cook you breakfast and dinner with your ingredients at a nominal rate. Please enquire about the menu they offer to cook and what the charge and let us know if you would like to take advantage of this service.

Regret, no pets will be permitted on the premises. This is a non-smoking home.


Restaurants and Cafes:
  • The Litchi Orchard
  • Sage Cafe
  • The Fig Tree at Simbithi Golf Club
  • Burndale Centre
  • Salt Cafe - yummy pizza
  • The Artisan Baker - world class bread and croissants

  • Flag Farm Animal Farm
  • Crocodile Creek
  • Microlight flights along Salt Rock and Ballito coast
  • Ballito Fishing Tours
  • uShaka Marine World Durban
  • Gateway Shopping Mall
  • Natal Sharks Board
  • Butterfly World

  • Simbithi Eco Golf Estate
  • Zimbali Country Club
  • Prince's Grant
  • Maidstone Golf Course
  • Umhlali Country Club
  • Eshowe Hills Eco Golf Estate
  • Darnall Country Club

The Front House is perfectly situated with about a 20 minute drive to King Shaka International Airport, five minutes to Ballito and just 30 minutes to Durban. Umhlanga and Gateway Shopping Centre are a 20 minute drive away.
  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Highly Recommended
  • airport (less than 15km)
  • beach (absolutely on the beach)
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • DSTV in communal area
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • parking all onsite
  • washing machine onsite