Vikings Rest is situated only 50 m from the sea as the seagull flies and 200 m walking distance to the beach. There are rock pools in the warm Indian Ocean as well as a tidal pool.
Five minutes drive from Shelly Beach ski-boat club, Shelly Spar, the prominent Shelly Centre, and South Coast Mall shopping centres.
Saint Michaels and Uvongo protected swimming beaches are within 10 minutes drive. Other swimming beaches in close proximity are Lucien Beach (Manaba), Ramsgate Beach.
Vikings Rest sleeps 6, is situated in a tropical garden of 2500 square meters and is wheel-chair friendly.
The unit consist of 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, the main bedroom has a double bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, hand basin and toilet and the second bedroom has twin single beds, the second bathroom has a shower, hand basin, and toilet. There is a double bed sleeper couch in the lounge, all bed and bath linen is supplied. There is a TV with DSTV. The kitchen is well equipped with eye level oven and microwave and LG fridge/freezer.
The kitchen, dining room, and lounge area is open plan, and the house, garage, and patio floors are fully tiled.
There is a lockup garage with a courtyard with an outside shower with hot/cold water has been fitted. The house and garage have been fitted with a 24-hour reaction alarm system. A washing machine has also been fitted in the garage. There is also a built-in braai on the covered patio.
The establishment is also pet-friendly.
The following facilities are in the area: shuttle service to King Shaka International Airport/Durban Marine World, famous beaches such as Saint Michaels, Uvongo, Lucien, Margate, Ramsgate/etc,bowls/tennis/golf, canoeing, boat trips/dolphin/whale watching (2 km) fishing, gyms (across street), car hire, Oribi Gorge, etc.
Rates are subject to change depending on long weekend, public holiday and high season.