Somerset Guest House

26 Somerset Avenue Glenwood, Durban, South Africa 4001

Where nobody leaves a stranger

Facilities Offered
Credit Cards Accepted
Internet Point
Laundry Service
Towels Supplied
Tourist Information
Secure open parking
No Smoking
Tea and Coffee
Swimming Pool
Contact Us
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+27 (0) 31 201 4659
Mobile Phone
+27 (0) 82 854 1909
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GPS Co-ordinates
Longitude: 30°59' 59.286" E
Latitude :  29°51' 43.851" S


Please enquire via email or phone for rates and availability

We offer options with breakfast, room only or self catering.

Please note..

We allow maximum 2 people per room only.
Children over 6 not to share room with parents.

All rooms are en-suite with air conditioning



About us…

Somerset Guest House is situated in Glenwood, one of Durban's oldest suburbs.

Only 3km from the city centre, 5km from the beach, 39km from the airport, 5min walking distance from Davenport shopping centre and 7 restaurants, we are ideally located for access to all a guest could need.

Built in 1903, Somerset Guest House is over a hundred years old and still features original Oregon pine floors and high ceilings. This classic colonial house is full of character and charm, matched by the warmth and hospitality of its owners.

On the ground level guests may utilize and enjoy a TV lounge, dining area, pool, lapa, garden and safe parking for 6 vehicles. An extensive brochure display also affords guests ample info on tourist attractions and game reserves in KwaZulu Natal.

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Relax and watch televison
Comprehensive tourism literature
Breakfast room

The upstairs bedrooms are all equipped with ceiling fans, air conditioners, tea/coffee facilities, clock radios, extra long beds and quality linen.

Guests can choose from the following rooms:  1 twin room with shower and balcony, 2 rooms with a double bed and bath,  1 twin room with shower.

To make your stay more like “home away from home”, we also provide the following extras: hair dryer, clothes iron, safe, fridge, micro-wave, full laundry service, and because we know how important it is to keep in touch, an internet connection.


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Relax around our pool
Quigney Hotel has named Somerset Guest House as a Durban Travellers' Choice Destination.


Built in 1903......
Somerset Guest House has been evaluated by the AA as a Recommended establishment So when next you plan to visit Durban, why not try Somerset Guest House. We guarantee a friendly atmosphere and good old fashioned hospitality. .

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