A mere hour and a half drive from Durban, this retreat is set on the fringe of the 240 hectare indigenous Dlinza Forest with its abundant birdlife and aerial boardwalk. It is a great stopover for exploring the Zulu Kingdom and Route 66.
Bishops Guest House Eshowe is a magnificent colonial home built in 1891 for the Bishop of Zululand. It has recently been refurbished, keeping the original architecture but with modern finishes, and offers Seven generous comfortable en-suite rooms. The stately residence has exceptional ambience and Old-School character, ideal for Functions and Conferences. Bishops Guesthouse pride ourselves for the personalised service given to all our prided customer.
Eshowe Bishops Guesthouse has convenient access to shopping centres, restaurants, museums, Eshowe Hills Golf Course, and The Zululand Brewing Company. We also offer game viewing, boat cruises, fishing, birding, cultural, and historical tours, and provide communication facilities for business travellers.
In Room Facilities:
Beds, linen, towels, electric socket, lamps, Wi-Fi, en-suite bathroom, basin, toilet, shower, bath.
This is a bird watchers delight! Dlinza Forest, which is in the heart of Eshowe, hosts birds like the elusive Spotted Ground- Thrush , while above Delegorgue's Pigeons can be heard throughout the summer months making their loud ascending then descending call. To the west of Eshowe is the Entumeni Nature Reserve, which has a forest superficially similar to Dlinza forest but hosting different birds like Yellow-streaked Bulbuls and African Broadbill which do not occur in Dlinza.
Garden, Trees, free parking, extensive patio, Wi-Fi, wheelchair access, lounge, dining room.
The guest house has convenient access to shopping centres, restaurants, museums, Eshowe Hills Golf Course, and The Zululand Brewing Company. We also offer game viewing, boat cruises, fishing, birding, cultural, and historical tours, and provide communication facilities for business travellers.