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Bed and Breakfast or Self Catering Accommodation in Umhlanga Rocks - Durban

Crooked Tree Cottage provides luxury accommodation in Umhlanga Rocks, just north of Durban. Both Bed and Breakfast and Self Catering Accommodation options are available. The accommodation gets its name from the lovely, crooked tree that drapes over the cottage as well as other parts of the garden.

Sunrise as seen from Crooked Tree Cottage

Your hosts, Helen and Reinhard Oehler, live on the property and their friendly attitude combined with great personal service will ensure your stay at the Crooked Tree Cottage is a memorable and enjoyable one.


Crooked Tree Cottage has three rooms and a Studio Suite. These can be rented out on a Bed and Breakfast or Self catering self catering basis.

The Cottage

The Cottage has a well equipped kitchen and dining room/lounge area. The lounge area opens onto balcony with magnificent sea views. A deck area at the front of the cottage is available for barbeques and sundowners. Three beautiful rooms can accommodate six people, all have en suite facilities.

Crooked Tree Cottage Lounge Crooked Tree Cottage Bedroom Crooked Tree Cottage Kitchen


  • Main Room: King size/twin bed, is en suite and has a sea view.
  • Room 2: Double bed, en suite shower, sea facing.
  • Room 3: Double bed, en suite shower over bath, private entrance.

Additional Features

  • Air-Conditioner
  • Tea/Coffee Facilties
  • TV and DSTV and DVD Player
  • Wireless Internet access

The Studio Suite

The Studio Suite is separate from the main cottage and has its own entrance. This unit opens onto the swimming pool. The main room has a king size bed that can be split into two singles. For additional guests there is a double sleeper couch. An equipped kitchen means this is perfect for those who want self catering accommodation.

Crooked Tree Cottage Swimming Pool Crooked Tree Cottage Studio Suite Crooked Tree Cottage Entrance

Additional Features

  • Air-Conditioner
  • Tea/Coffee
  • TV and DSTV and DVD Player
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Fridge
  • Microwave Oven
  • Two Plate Stove
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Facilities Available:

Bed and BreakfastBed and Breakfast

self cateringSelf Catering

air conditioningAir Conditioning Available

Full BathroomFull Bathroom

TV with DSTVT.V. With DSTV and DVD Player

Tea and Coffee facilitiesTea and Coffee Facilities

Swimming PoolSwimming Pool

Braai FacilitiesBraai Facilities

Wireless InternetWireless Internet

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Map to Crooked Tree Cottage

Contact: Helen Oehler

Tel: +27 31 5615759

Cell: +27 84 8247684

Fax: +27 86 6007567

Address: 39 Hilken Drive
Umhlanga, Durban 4319

Email: Crooked Tree Cottage