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THE GALLERY

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Just over an hour's easy drive from Durban, between Hibberdene and Port Shepstone, Umzumbe offers unparalleled holiday value and caters for the whole family. The Gallery is one of 3 double storey townhouses within the housing complex PUMULA WOODS, which comprises 6 homes, a communal swimming pool and established gardens. The house is well secured within this sectional-title complex, with automated gate, electric fence and alarm system. There is a single lock-up garage, with parking for additional vehicles in the paved drive way. A 500 m walk brings you to the Blue Flag beach of Umzumbe for swimming, fishing, walking or relaxing. Umzumbe is also the home to The Rock, a bistro for casual dining and live music over weekends. Folly Fields Nursery, 2 km inland from the village, is an ideal br...Just over an hour's easy drive from Durban, between Hibberdene and Port Shepstone, Umzumbe offers unparalleled holiday value and caters for the whole family. The Gallery is one of 3 double storey townhouses within the housing complex PUMULA WOODS, which comprises 6 homes, a communal swimming pool and established gardens. The house is well secured within this sectional-title complex, with automated gate, electric fence and alarm system. There is a single lock-up garage, with parking for additional vehicles in the paved drive way. A 500 m walk brings you to the Blue Flag beach of Umzumbe for swimming, fishing, walking or relaxing. Umzumbe is also the home to The Rock, a bistro for casual dining and live music over weekends. Folly Fields Nursery, 2 km inland from the village, is an ideal breakfast and lunch venue. The closest golf course and tennis club is in Port Shepstone, 12 km drive south. Many other activities and places of interest are described in the Southern Explorer magazine available at The Gallery The house is made up of 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, an open-plan lounge dining-room kitchen, an upstairs deck and a downstairs patio leading onto an ample lawn and garden. Ground Floor: entrance with living area leading onto outside patio and garden, a bedroom with 2 single beds, a bathroom with toilet, shower and basin. First Floor: Main bedroom with queen-sized bed, full bathroom, and a large bedroom with 2 single beds/living room, and sliding doors onto an spacious deck. What you'll find; * Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, stove, fridge, dish washer, kettle and toaster, * washing machine, tumble-drier and ironing facilities. * A large undercover patio with dining and outside seating facilities * Weber braai (BBQ) * Satellite DStv dish but please bring your own decoder. * Video/DVD player * Crisp percale linen, duvet and pillows on all the beds * Bath and hand towels are provided, but please bring your own beach towels. * A starter pack of soap, toilet paper, tea, coffee and sugar, to be replaced by you as needed Our home is a non-smoking establishment and all bathrooms are linked to a septic tank system and needs to be treated accordingly. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Patrizia (Trish) W
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Italian
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

It's a great place to relax and get away from it all, and amazingly it's within walking distance to the beach. The beach is just wonderful, and you could say the same thing about the house. The local shops and restaurants are not so far...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank JessicaG k
Management response:Responded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much Jessica. You are welcome any time. Take care

Reviewed 20 January 2018

The location in Umzumbe was good - short walk to the beach across the railway line. The duplex was very spacious and well appointed with lovely bathrooms and everything we required in the kitchen. The complex has a pool, which was a godsend for us...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank jonesylovestotravel
Management response:Responded 21 January 2018

Thank you Jennifer and in response I say when one has guests like you it is always a pleasure to host.

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

The warm hospitality from the hosts Trish and Grant from the booking to the welcome and throughout the stay until you say your goodbyes would be hard to top. The apartments are spacious, modern and clean and the grounds are park-like with sweeping lawns. Umzumbe...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Walter P
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017

Hey Walter, thank you so much for the 5 star review!!! It was a pleasure having you stay with us.

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our stay there was amazing! The accommodation itself was wonderful. It had very modern kitchen and bathrooms, extremely comfortable beds & pillows, beautiful art, everything was very clean and even has a lock-up garage. The owners are wonderfully friendly and accommodating and I would highly...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank RoslynC19
Management response:Responded 27 September 2016

Dear Roslyn thank you so much for your wonderful review. Much appreciated. kind regards Trish Wood

Reviewed 3 May 2016

Umzumbe is such a fantastic spot on the South Coast. The unit we stayed in at the Gallery was incredible. Short walk to the beach, great security. Hosts that go out of their way for the guests.......thanks for the bottle of wine on late arrival!!!!!...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank cansewparka
Management response:Responded 5 May 2016

Thanks so much JANINE for your review. it is much appreciated. regards Trish

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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