About the Cottage
Nkawu Cottage in Mtunzini, KwaZulu-Natal, is decorated with a professional touch as Isabelle is a paint technique specialist. Attention to detail is what you can expect from this fully furnished, self catering cottage. Everything is included in our accommodation for your comfort and to make sure that your stay is an enjoyable one!

The cottage has:

  • two air-conditioned separate bedrooms
  • one with a king size bed and one with 2 single beds.
  • open plan dining/living room and entrance hall.
  • Facilities include:
  • T.V. (no DSTV)
  • fully equipped kitchen
  • bathroom with basin
  • shower
  • separate toilet
  • barbeque area with garden furniture and secure parking
  • Towels and sheets are provided, but bring your own beach towels
  • Laundry facilities are also available at extra cost.

In addition to our standard self catering accommodation, there is now an extra room with en-suite, the "black room", that can be rented at an extra R350 per night, it has a double bed.

"Local activities" includes, golf, squash, barge excursions, surfing, mountain biking, walking trails, bird watching, water skiing, jet skiing, canoeing and cultural tours.

Mtunzini is only half an hour away from Richards Bay and an hour away from the renowned "Hlululuwe/Umfolozi Park". Half an hour further North is the "St Lucia Wetland Park", a World Heritage site, on the Maputaland coast. An hour's drive South towards Durban you will find "Gateway shopping centre" where kids can enjoy the skateboard park and wavehouse, climbing wall or catch a movie. Eshowe, close inland, offers an aerial boardwalk, high up in the forest canopy, a must for the avid bird watcher.

Richard's Bay airport, 45km away, has car rental agencies, but pick ups can be arranged.