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The Owl House, a modern unit in a tranquil setting

SuperhostHillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Entire loft hosted by Sean
2 guestsStudio2 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the loft to yourself.
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House rules
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Based in central Hillcrest, the Owl House is a recently renovated loft room located on a well secured property, with a large verdant garden.
The space is private and well equipped with modern features for the discerning traveler, whether it be for business, leisure or sport functions.

Self check in and out is quick and easy via a keypad at the main gate, a key box is located at the entrance to the unit.
The owners, Sean & Sally are however based on the property should you need any assistance.

The space
Sean & Sally live on the property together with their two young children and friendly boxer dog named Bizzie.

There is a latched gate a the bottom of the staircase.
The loft room has one double bed and a three quarter sleeper couch, a camp cot can be arranged if required.

The kitchen is equipped with a microwave oven, two plate induction stove, bar fridge & freezer, as well as basic crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils. Tea and coffee are provided. We unfortunately do not have an oven in the unit.
The unit has a it’s own WIFI modem with fast fiber internet, a smart tv with Netflix, DStv Now and YouTube amongst other popular applications.
We have a tennis court which guests are free to use on request.
The property perimeter and exterior have CCTV cameras as well as a comprehensive electric fence for added security.

Cleanliness has always been a priority in the Owl House and as such it was designed in a way for all surfaces to be easily kept spotless.
Due to the current COVID situation we are additionally sanitizing all surfaces after they have been normally cleaned, this includes keypads, remotes and door handles.
We are also currently providing all guests with free hand sanitizer to use in the unit.

Other things to note
We have a friendly Boxer dog, Bizzie on the property, she can be ignored or will be happy to play if you so wish.
We have 2 young children, so please be mindful of them potentially on the driveway.

Should you wish to make use of the sleeper couch please let us know in advance so that we can prepare the linen and make up the bed.

One parking bay is allocated to the Owl House, however with prior arrangement an additional parking bay is usually not a problem.
Based in central Hillcrest, the Owl House is a recently renovated loft room located on a well secured property, with a large verdant garden.
The space is private and well equipped with modern features for the discerning traveler, whether it be for business, leisure or sport functions.

Self check in and out is quick and easy via a keypad at the main gate, a key box is located at the entrance to the un…

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 double bed, 1 sofa bed, 1 crib

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Heating
Hair dryer
Dedicated workspace
Washer
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Hillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Hillcrest is a leafy, green suburb, we are centrally located (walking distance) to many shopping centres, schools, office parks and medical centres. It is an ideal base for travelers looking to explore various sights in Kwa Zulu Natal.
There are lovely cafes and restaurants within 500 meters of our property.
Watercrest Shopping Centre is a 10 minute drive away, Hillcrest Private Hospital is a 5 minute drive, Kearsney College is up the hill, also 5 minutes away, Highbury Preparatory School is in walking distance and Curro Schools are 4 minutes away.
We are 20 minutes outside of Durban and 30 minutes from Pietermaritzburg, therefore very central for comrades marathon participants.
Hillcrest is a leafy, green suburb, we are centrally located (walking distance) to many shopping centres, schools, office parks and medical centres. It is an ideal base for travelers looking to explore various…

Hosted by Sean

Joined in July 2015
  • 32 Reviews
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I am an an outdoor enthusiast who is married with 2 children. Our family enjoy traveling, walking, wildlife, gardening and outdoor activities. We enjoy welcoming guests to share in our landscaped and tree lined property where you will hopefully relax and enjoy it as much as we do! We have a wide array of birds and wildlife regularly visiting our garden. Bizzie our boxer dog is most friendly and well mannered who generally keeps to herself. We are very centrally situated with modern, well appointed, self catering accommodation, suitable for a wide array of discerning visitors needing somewhere special to stay.
I am an an outdoor enthusiast who is married with 2 children. Our family enjoy traveling, walking, wildlife, gardening and outdoor activities. We enjoy welcoming guests to share in…
Co-hosts
  • Margaret
  • Sally
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
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