Fiddlers Rest Bed and Breakfast is set in a grand English style mansion with lush tropical gardens and abundant bird life.
We are situated in upper Morningside – Durban’s most prestigious address. We are central located and close to:
All rooms are elegantly decorated and equipped with:
* Tea/Coffee tray
* Designated smoking areas on outside patios
* Credit Card facilities
Morningside is a suburb of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
The suburb is a gentrified area of Durban located about 2 kilometres inland from the Indian Ocean coast, on the south bank of the Umgeni River. It is the closest residential suburb to the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
In Room Facilities:
2 GARDEN SUITES: both with private entrances leading onto a beautiful private garden. One room has a queen size bed and the other has an option of 2 twin beds or king size bed.
GARDEN COTTAGE: Surrounded by lush tropical gardens overlooking the swimming pool. The cottage consists of double bedroom with queen size bed, fully equipped kitchen, lounge/dining area with double sleeper couch in lounge.
The cottage is suitable for self catering or long term accommodation.
INSIDE SUITE: Consists of 2 adjoining rooms sharing 1 bathroom. One of the rooms has a queen size bed & the other a double bed. An extra single bed can be added if necessary. The inside suite has a wonderful view of the garden and pool and also overlooks Mitchell Park.
20 minutes' walk (4 km) to the Moses Mabhida Stadium
We are within walking distance to at least 20 of Durban’s best restaurants and pubs
Mitchell & Jameson parks (1 min walk) Botanical Gardens for picnics & music (5min drive)
MAJOR SPORTS & OUTDOOR VENUES:
Durban Country Club, Windsor, Royal Durban (3-5min drive)
ABSA RUGBY STADIUM
Home to the Sharks rugby team (5 min drive)
KINGSMEAD CRICKET GROUND
Home to the Dolphins cricket team and Comrades Marathon finish (5 min drive)
5 Min drive to Durban’s Golden Mile
Victoria Street, Essenwood Road & The Stables Markets (5 min drive)
NATAL SHARKS BOARD
15 Min drive
SUNCOAST CASINO & ENTERTAINMENT WORLD
5 Min drive
MAJOR SHOPPING CENTRES
Musgrave Centre (5 min), Pavillion (15 min) Gateway in Umhlanga (15 min)
Durban High (7 min drive), Glenwood High (12 min drive), Clifton High (4 min drive), D.P.H.S (5 min drive), Clifton Prep. (4 min drive), Maris Stella & Durban Girls College (4 min drive), Gordon Road Girls (5 min drive)
Parklands (5 min), St. Augustines & Entabeni hospitals (10 min drive)
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE
5 – 10 min drive
3 – 3.5 hours to Umfolozi and Hluhluwe Game Reserves and St. Lucia World Heritage Site
1.25 hours from Midlands Meander
2.5 – 3 hours from Drakensburg resorts