Buckleigh Guest House

2 Buckleigh PlaceDurban4051South Africa
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About Buckleigh Guest House

Set in an upscale suburb of Durban North, Buckleigh Guest House features an outdoor pool with BBQ area, sun terrace, and rooms with free Wi-Fi. The Umgeni River Bird Park is just a 12-minute stroll from the guesthouse, and the Zen-inspired Japanese Gardens is two miles away.

Rooms are spacious and offer the conveniences of air-conditioning system and en-suite bathroom with hairdryer and free toiletries. Other in-room amenities include flat-screen cable TV, coffee/tea making facilities, fridge, and microwave. Upgraded suites add separate seating area and full kitchen.

Luggage storage, tour/ticket assistance, laundry service, and airport transfer can be arranged at the reception desk. Front desk safe and a secured private parking can be used for free.

Full breakfast is served daily. Other dining options and bars are within a 15-minute walk away, such as Café Italia and Capsicum Restaurant.

Moses Mabhida Stadium, Kings Park Stadium, and the city centre are approximately three miles from Buckleigh Guest House.


2 Buckleigh Place, Durban, 4051, South Africa
Telephone: +27(31)5636496 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Well-situated Location Near Attractions

When it comes to location, this property is very accessible according to guests. It is only a few miles from the city centre and the domestic or international airport. There is also an exciting bird park right next to the property, and it is within close proximity to a local shopping mall. In addition, those who bring cars with them can easily travel to different places, as the guesthouse is set near a highway.

Expansive and Luxurious Rooms

The rooms are undeniably spacious and spotlessly clean! Guests find the bed to be very comfortable and the linens to be spotless. The decorations are up to modern standards, which perfectly suit the room’s elegant vibe. Furthermore, the en-suite bathrooms are immaculate complete with free basic toiletries.

Knowledgeable and Kind Staff

The staffs are very hospitable and helpful, with guests saying that their services are up to high standards. Travellers also appreciate the ideas and knowledge that they share about the place and the surrounding areas. Besides, the laundry services offered on-site are excellent!

Negative Reviews

Limited Breakfast Choices

Guests note that the breakfast served daily can be improved in terms of taste and overall food quality. They also indicated that the choices for the morning meal are quite limited.

Rating Overview

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8.2 out of 10 based on 79 reviews