The Old Stone House offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in Kloof; a leafy ‘village’ just 25 minutes from Durban’s beautiful beaches. With its moderate climate, Kloof is situated in the picturesque Valley of a Thousand Hills - well known for the Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. The main house was built from stone in the late 1940s and features a large rock pool, braai and entertainment area, as well as ample off-street parking.
Pebbles and Cobbles are two self-catering units with their own direct access from the garden. Both have been stylishly furnished and equipped with all required amenities to make you really feel at home. Coffee and tea are available in the room, with a few other surprises that will make your stay unforgettable.
There is a Guest Lounge in the main house, a fire place and is stocked with a large variety of books for guests who want to kick back and relax. The Games Room next to the rock pool offers a pool table, dart board, bar and variety of board games for those who want more excitement.
A Farm Style breakfast or a three course dinner is served on request at the dining area of the main house.
About our neighbourhood (Kloof)
Kloof has a village-like feel to it and is only 25 mins from Durban's main beaches and international renowned sport stadiums. The weather is moderate with the average temperature of summer days staying around 24 to 26 degrees Celsius and in winter between 20 and 22 degrees.
Within a radius of 5km you will find a Spar, P&P and Woolies Foods for guests opting for the self-catering option. In that same 5km radius guests will have the option of dining out at places like "1904", La Pizza Pazza, Wimpy, John Dory’s, Su Thai and Bellevue Café. There is also a KFC, Steers, Romans Pizza, Debonairs and other take away options within a 5min drive.
Stokers Arms, Woodcutters and Tina’s Hotel are popular pubs in the neighbourhood for those wanting to enjoy a few drinks with their friends.
Room 1 - Cobbles
Cobbles is located close to the Guest Lounge but separate from the main house and has private access from the garden. This a slightly larger unit with deluxe, cozy furnishings and it is equipped with all the required amenities to make you really feel at home. There is an extra length queen size bed, a cupboard for your clothes, and annex suite with a shower. The room has DStv, WiFi and a kitchenette with a dining nook where one can enjoy self-catering meals or use for work space.
Room 2 – Pebbles
With its own direct access Pebbles is located on a lower terrace of the garden. It has been stylishly furnished and equipped with all the required amenities to make you really feel at home. There is an extra length queen-size bed, a cupboard for your clothes, and a work space for your laptop. The room is en suite with a shower, and has a kitchenette and its own patio for enjoying your morning coffee or evening sun-downer.
Meals can be booked by guests 24 hours in advance and the options are a Farm Style breakfast at R100 per person or a hearty home cooked dinner from R200 per person.