Wee Ben is one of a small select group of properties in Southbroom with
direct access to a lovely stretch of beaches. Just a 5 minute walk away is a
large tidal pool known as "Granny's Pool", and a further 5 minutes brings you to
the main Southbroom shark-net-protected swimming beach and lagoon, popular with
surfers, paddlers, wind surfers and kite boarders.
For golf enthusiasts the Southbroom Golf Course is also 5 minutes away. Nearby
are the beautiful Margate golf courses. For keen
cyclists there are a number of good rides in close proximity.
Wee Ben offers a combined dining and living area which is spacious and leads
onto a covered verandah with views of the sea. The rolling front lawn provides
an alternate option to the beach for privacy and protection from wind. There are
4 bedrooms, 3 en-suite with shower, basin and w/c - as well as one extra
bathroom with an antique bath with claw-and-ball feet. One bedroom 'known as
the dormitory' has 4 comfortable single beds. All linen is provided for 10
The kitchen is fully equipped with crockery, cutlery and dishwasher. It offers a
double eye-level oven, cooking hob and microwave and ample work space. There
is also a large washing machine and tumble drier and adequate fridge and freezer
There is a 32" flat screen television and DSTV. There is no hi-fi or radio
Wee Ben also has a resident caretaker who handles general cleaning and can
assist with cooking. She has been employed by the owner for many years and is an
integral part of the cottage.
The property has 3 lock-up garages. Security comprises 3 garden beams linked to
an alarm system which is overseen by an armed response security company.
What to Bring: Groceries, towels (bath and beach), fishing equipment (note:
fishing licence required), charcoal, board/card games and darts.
We hope you choose Wee Ben and come and enjoy Southbroom known as the 'Pearl of
the KZN South Coast'.IMPORTANT NOTICE: The maximum number of guests is 10, irrespective of
ages and sleeping arrangements. Booked guests arriving at Wee Ben with more than
10 people will be denied entry to the cottage and 100% of the monies paid will
- Private garden path leads directly onto the beach
- Kitchen is well equipped with microwave, double eye-level oven and cooking hob
- X3 Fridges
- X1 Deep freeze
- X1 Dishwasher
- Washing machine and tumble dryer on site
- Braai equipment on site
- X3 Lock-up garages
- Parking all on site
- Television set and DSTV
- Satellite dish and cabling on site
- Small lock-up safe
- Security garden beams and armed response
- Extra domestic room
- Lagoon and main swimming beach (1km away)
- Excellent golf course, canoeing, bowls and tennis courts (less than 5 km)
- Reptile park (less than 5 km)
- Restaurants (less than 5 km)
Terms Of Payment
The accomodation rate is applicable to a maximum of 8 guests. Should this number rise to the maximum of 10 guests, we reserve the right to review the daily rate.
50% deposit and completion of booking form required to confirm booking.
50% balance payable 24 hours before arrival
No credit card facilities
Resident caretaker (mandatory): R175.00 per day, including day of arrival and departure (payable directly to caretaker)
Extra Help : Mandatory if guest numbers exceed 6 @ R145.00 per day - same payment conditions apply
The maximum number of guests is 10, irrespective of ages and sleeping arrangement. Booked guests arriving at Wee Ben with more than 10 people will be denied entry to the cottage and 100% of the monies paid will be forfeited.