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The River Roost
The River Roost
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
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The River Roost is a self-catering studio apartment set in beautiful natural surroundings with prolific birdlife. Located in a quiet and secure cul-de-sac bordering the Palmiet River, it is just five minutes from central Westville, where visitors will find a variety of shopping malls and eateries, and a 15-minute drive from the Durban CBD. The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Westville campus is also nearby.

The space

The spacious apartment has lovely views, big windows, high ceilings and a veranda that lends itself to relaxing sundowners. There’s a comfortable lounge/dining-room area with a sofa and two armchairs, dining room table which seats four, TV with satellite, a separate desk and high-speed WiFi access; the kitchen has a two-plate stove, microwave and fridge; in the bedroom area there’s a comfy double bed, large wardrobe, dressing room with ample hanging space, a dressing table and mirror; this adjoins a bathroom with a shower, basin and toilet.

Guest access

There is a covered parking bay for guests.

Other things to note

Tea, coffee, sugar and milk (on arrival) are provided for visitors.
The apartment is serviced on a weekly basis. Laundry services can also be negotiated for longer stays.

Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee €9
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 2PM - 8PM
Check out by 11AM


1 night minimum stay.
From Dec 06, 2017 - Jan 15, 2018 the minimum stay is 2 nights.

6 Reviews

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Safiyyah User Profile
September 2017
I booked Louella's place for my parents and they had nothing else to say other than the fact that the place was amazing.

Achmat User Profile
September 2017
Nice, tranquil place. Very good value for money. Flowers, tea, coffee, biscuits, etc. all complimentary.

Segun User Profile
July 2017
River roost is a great place, quiet, calm and secure. The host is open, friendly and reasonable.

Kerry User Profile
July 2017
Louella was a fantastic host..arrived and checked in with complete ease. A real home away from home. Such attention to detail..even fresh flowers and fruit in the cottage on arrival! Will definitely be back whenever in the area♡

Erik User Profile
June 2017
This place is absolutely beautiful. We enjoyed the big and clean apartment which is located quietly. Would definitely come again!

Taryn User Profile
June 2017
Our stay was lovely, Louella was a lovely host. We were welcomed on time, no issues at all. The place is really cozy yet spacious, a home away from home. We will definately stay again.

Durban, South AfricaJoined in June 2017
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