About the Cottage


Nkawu Cottage 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.

Its privacy and quiet surroundings makes it the perfect place to unwind and relax while spotting a wide variety of birds and the naughty Vervet monkeys playing around. Everything is included in our accommodation for your comfort and to make sure that your stay is an enjoyable one!

The cottage has:

  • A battery inverter system, which provides electricity during load shedding 

  • Three air-conditioned, separate bedrooms

  • One with a king size bed, one with two single beds,

  • a bathroom with basin and shower, separate toilet

  • Third room with queen size bed, en suite shower, basin and toilet (pls note, this room has its own entrance) 

  • All bedrooms have ceiling fans

  • Open plan dining/living room and entrance hall.

  • T.V. 

  • Fully equipped kitchen

  • Braai area with garden furniture

  • Outside shower (cold water only)

  • Secure parking, of the street

  • Towels and sheets are provided, but bring your own beach towels.



"Local activities" includes, golf, barge excursions, surfing, mountain biking, walking trails, bird watching, Kayaks trips...


Mtunzini is only an hour away from the renowned "Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Park" where the big five can be spotted. 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 Ballito, where your hunger for shops, restaurants and social life can definitely be satisfied. Eshowe, close inland, offers an aerial boardwalk, high up in the forest canopy, a must for the avid bird watcher., history tour at ort Nonquai historical Museum


King Shake international airport, is 100 km south, close to Ballito