Guests are encouraged to make use of the house facilities and also a swimming pool. A Large garden and verandahs with outside seating ensure guests will always find privacy should they require it.
Eshowe is located on the North coast of KZN.
About an hour to the north of Ballito and an hour and 15 minutes from Durban international airport.
The oldest town in Zululand, Eshowe has an enviable history, both Zulu and British Colonial.
500 metres above sea-level Eshowe has arguably the best weather in Zululand. 25 kms from the coast Eshowe manages to escape the opressive heat and humidity experienced by the coastal Zululand towns.
In Room Facilities:
3 King Rooms. 1 with en-suite bath and shower, 2 with en-suite shower.
2 Family rooms both with kingsize bed and 2 single beds with en-suite shower.
All rooms have a flat screen tv with dstv and free Internet WiFi.
Tea and Coffee available in rooms.
Eshowe is an ideal week-end getaway destination for the city dweller who wants some genuine country serenity.
History, Zulu culture, sport, fishing, wildlife and birding, Eshowe has it all ...
The oldest town in Zululand, Eshowe boasts the Fort Nongqayi museum village which dates from 1883. This lovely fort has been converted to a museum village and gives one a fascinating insight into the rich history of the area.
For the golf enthusiasts,
Eshowe Hills golf course is a magnificent 18 hole course which at 104 years old is the oldest in Zululand!
Eshowe Hills golf course is a 10 minute drive from Thornleys B & B, golf clubs are available for hire.
Eshowe is also birders paradise!
Centrally placed on the world renowned Zululand Birding Route, which boasts over 600 species! Eshowe has a wealth of birding hotspots....
Located in the town and a 10 minute drive from Thornley's is the Dlinza Forest Aerial Boardwalk.
Local Bird Guides can be arranged on request.
Lake Phobane is recognised as one of South Africa's top bass dams and is a 20 minute drive from Eshowe.
The Indian Ocean is a 30 minute drive from Eshowe, should a visitor want to go for a swim in the sea or else do some salt water fishing.
Eshowe is the perfect base camp from which to travel and experience the real Zululand.