Gateway Country Lodge

Gateway Country Lodge is a luxurious up market guesthouse in Umhlanga Rocks with a feeling of country living while conveniently situated minutes away from the Gateway Theatre Of Shopping, Umhlanga Ridge office park and Umhlanga's world renowned swimming beaches.

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Our Gateway Country Lodge is nestled within two acres of beautiful and tranquil garden with an abundance of birdlife and butterflies. All rooms are en-suite and elegant. We have a variety of rooms offering private entrances with verandas. We also have a guest lounge with an honesty bar for your relaxation. Some of our most attractive features are our beautiful garden setting, our ample secure parking, elegant rooms, televisions in each room and a swimming pool. In the guest lounge we have a wireless hot spot for internet access.

Gateway country Lodge



Gateway Country Lodge B&B is owner-run by Ina and Eugene and is ideally suited for discerning business and leisure travellers who can look forward to a warm welcome and superb hospitality.

Our accommodation is within easy driving distance from The Durban ICC, multiple sports stadiums, golden beaches, the new airport, Sibaya Casino, Craft Markets, and UShaka Marine World.

We are en route to St Lucia, Hluhluwe and Umfolosi Game Reserves and is in the province of Kwazulu Natal, South Africa.

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The Rate of Gateway Country Lodge

Terms

A deposit of 50% is payable on acceptance of your booking in order to guarantee your accommodation.

Payments may be made by Credit Card, Master, Visa, Amex. We forward you an authorisation voucher, you complete it and sign it and return it to us by fax or e-mail together with a scan or Photostat of the front and back of the credit card.

Late Arrival Policy:
No late arrivals after office hours or public holidays will be entertained unless by prior arrangement in writing with Ina.

Cancellations Policy
If cancelled less than 14 days before arrival you will forfeit 50% of your deposit.If cancelled less than 7 days before arrival you will forfeit 100% of your deposit.

Facilities offered

Bedding is made up of 100% percale cotton
Complimentary tea and coffee in all the rooms
Television with DSTV in rooms
Air conditioning in all rooms
Hair dryer in each room
Safety deposit box in every room to secure your valuables if required
Extra single beds in some rooms
A sparkling swimming pool is available for your use. Pool towels available.
A guest lounge area with TV and honesty bar available for your pleasure
Wireless Internet Access
Email and fax facilities available
Wood and gas braai facilities available
Bar fridges
A delicious full English breakfast is served on the patio
Laundry services on request

Things to Do around Gateway Country Lodge

Shopping malls including Gateway Theatre of Shopping, , La Lucia Mall, Umhlanga Centre and many others.
Gateway Country Lodge is close to Gateway Theatre of Shopping is the largest shopping centre in the Southern hemisphere, boasting a range of indoor and outdoor entertainment and activities , including a 4X4 track, wave pool, a challenging climbing wall, putt-putt, a selection of state-of-the art cinemas, and a Virgin Active Gym.
Gateway Theatre of Shopping has cinemas and entertainment for all ages and is just a two minute drive away.

The Umhlanga nightlife has an abundance of the best restaurants, offering every type of cuisine, as well as some of the hottest night spots in the North Coast region.The Umhlanga beaches and the Dolphin Coast are safe blue flag beaches with inviting golden sands are five minutes away by car.

Scuba diving, Dolphin viewing and a visit to the Natal Sharks Board can be arranged.There are many top Golf courses in the area including two Mount Edgecombe courses, Durban Country Club, and others up and down the famous KwaZulu Natal coast.We are 15 Minutes from Durban City Centre, the Durban ICC, and Durban's beaches.We have two casinos in the area being the Sibaya and Suncoast casinos for your gambling and entertainment pleasure. Ushaka Marine World has the largest waterpark in the Southern hemisphere, along with restaurants and shops. No visit to Durban and the North Coast would be complete without experiencing it.

The ABSA (Kingspark) rugby stadium and the new landmark soccer stadium are both nearby.The Sharks Board is the only institution of its kind in the world, offering guided tours, educational excursions, audio visual presentations, shark dissections and a large display of replica sharks are just some of the attractions.

The Umhlanga lighthouse was built in 1954 and is a landmark of the area that should not be missed, standing only metres above the beach.The O'Connor Promenade is a wide, picturesque promenade with scenic views of the ocean with restaurants dotted here and there along the way.The Dolphin Reef is found at Umdloti, just up the road from Umhlanga. This reef stretches for over two kilometres and is worth a visit for diving enthusiasts.The King Shaka Airport is just 10 minutes

The local Virginia Airport has a world recognised flight school and various other activities.The new Umhlanga city centre borders on Gateway Country Lodge.Umhlanga and the KwaZulu coastline has many more attractions which Ina and Eugene will be happy to inform you about.



Contact Details

Postal Address:
Gateway Country Lodge
P.O. Box 2479
Prestondale
4021

Physical Address:

Gateway Country Lodge
3 Woodland Close
(Off Chestnut Crescent)
Prestondale
Umhlanga Rocks
KwaZulu Natal
4319

Phone numbers

Tel: 031 566 1206Cell: 083 627 3375Fax: 086 690 6480email: info@gatewaycountrylodge.co.zawebsite: www.gatewaycountrylodge.co.za
Registration Numbers
CK: 1988/002340/23Vat: 4750110779
Directions
Physical Address: 3 Woodland Close (Off Chestnut Crescent), Prestondale, Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu Natal.
GPS: Search for Hotels then Gateway Country Lodge or set yourGPS for Latitude 29 41' 45.7" South and Longitude 31 4' 0.21" East.

Direction from Varios Locations

From King Shaka International Airport to Gateway Country Lodge .
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From King Shaka International Airport turn right onto the N2 Durban, through the tollgate.
Take exit 182 and turn left onto M41 Umhlanga.
Take M12 under the Millennium Bridge and glide off left along Umhlanga Rocks Drive / Rylaan.
Travel past Mac Donalds, Shell Garage and Umhlanga Hospital.
Continue through circle along Herrwood Drive past Natal Sharks Board.
Take the first turn left into Autumn Drive. .
Continue to the end of Autumn and the road curves right into Preston Drive. .
At the stop street turn left into Chestnut Crescent and then left at the T junction. .
Continue around the corner and turn left into Woodland Close, where you will see Gateway Country Lodge signposts. .
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From Durban Central: .
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From Durban central take M4 to Umhlanga Rocks. .
Take the Umhlanga Rocks exit to Umhlanga. .
Turn left at the robot and the Grace family church will be on your left. .
Drive up the hill through a robot and to a circle on Umhlanga rocks drive. .
Go round the circle and take the right hand exit into Herrwood Drive. .
The Natal Sharks board will be on your left. .
Take the first turn left into Autumn Drive. .
Continue to the end of Autumn and the road curves right into Preston Drive. .
At stop street turn left into Chestnut Crescent and then left at the T junction. .
Continue around the corner and turn left into Woodland Close, where you will see Gateway .
Country Lodge signposts. .
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Varios Accomodation rooms

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Rooms.
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2 x Double Room with Private Veranda.
Each room has a covered veranda with comfortable chairs with views of our pool and tranquil garden. The room contains a queen size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower. .
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Sleeps 2.
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Signature Room with Private Veranda.

This room has a large covered veranda with comfortable chairs and views of our pool and tranquil garden. The room contains a queen size bed, an extra single bed, a full bathroom, and a bar fridge. .
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Seeps 3, two adults and a child.
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Double Room with Extra Bed

This room is private and spacious with views of our tranquil garden. The room contains a queen size bed, an extra single bed, a full bathroom, and a bar fridge.Seeps 3, two adults and a child.
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Family Room
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This room is partitioned into two areas. The main area contains a queen size bed and a single bed and the other area contains two single beds. This room also has a full bathroom, and a bar fridge. .
Seeps 5, two adults and 3 children.
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Self Catering Unit

This unit has two rooms. The lounge area contains a double bunk and couch with a full kitchen. The bedroom has a queen size bed and there is a separate full bathroom.Seeps 4, two adults and 2 children

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