With the protected (shark-netted) swimming beach directly in front, the villas are set in lawns and gardens on the first and second line, stretching up from the beachfront to 160 metres above the high water mark. Facilities and amenities include:
  • Large fenced swimming pool with sunbathing area
  • On site laundromat. Full laundry service in village
  • Individual braais next to each unit
  • 24 hour village security / Complex security guard overnight
  • Palm Dune Lodge and restaurant close by in lower Umvoti Drive.
  • Curio shop and basic amenity store in Dolphin Crescent at top of village.
STANGER (8 kms inland): FNB, Nedbank, Standard, Absa, Capitec banks / post office / petrol / vehicle dealers / supermarkets / pharmacies / doctors/ dentists /Spur Steak House

MVOTI ULTRA CITY (12 kms south next N2 Toll Plaza): Petrol / Vida e Cafe / Steers restaurant

TIFFANY’S SHOPPING CENTRE (Salt Rock +- 24 kms south on N2): Large modern Superspar, Clicks, restaurants etc. NB Very convenient shopping on your way to Minivillas.

BALLITO (30 kms south on N2): Large shopping malls, numerous restaurants, post office, banks, etc.

KING SHAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (approx 40kms south on N2)

UMHLANGA GATEWAY SHOPPING CENTRE (approx 50kms south off N2) Numerous shops, cinemas, restaurants and entertainment.

DURBAN 68 kms south via N2 toll road or M4 scenic route

Activities :
  • Swimming, fishing, surfing, jet skiing, kilometers of beach walking
  • Deep sea fishing from Ballito and Umhlanga
  • Dolphin/whale watching trips from Ballito and Blythedale by arrangement.
  • Bird watching (nearby bird hide)
  • Several Golf Courses in vicinity the closest at Princes Grant (+Darnall, Umhlali, Zimbali)
  • Self guided nature trails/picnic spots at Harold Johnson KZN Wildlife Nature Reserve - 25 minutes north.
  • Hluhluwe/iMfolozi Game Reserve with the Big 5, viewing hides, picnic sites, night drives just 2.5 hours drive north of Blythedale via N2 highway.
Our General Conditions :
  • Right of admission is reserved
  • Full payment is required on arrival + a refundable breakage deposit
  • No refund may be claimed when guests arrive after or depart prior to the contracted date.
  • Well-controlled pets are by prior arrangement only so please discuss your pets when booking as we are unable to accept them without prior permission. Please refer to our PET POLICY for details. (812kb)
Out of Season ARRIVAL: 12 noon - 5.30pm DEPARTURE: 10am
In Season ARRIVAL: 1pm to 5.30pm DEPARTURE: 9am

Under certain circumstances late arrival may be possible, by prior arrangement. An additional charge is payable for this arrangement.