Family home with stunning view and pool, to either just relax and lie around the pool, play golf at some of the top 100 Golf Courses in SA or do day trips.

Family home with stunning view and pool, to either just relax and lie around the pool, play golf at some of the top 100 Golf Courses in SA or do day trips.




Jan 2018

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
2 Bathrooms

About our home

**Looking for a house swap in end of March, beginning of April in New York and Washington DC**


Large clean family home on the famous Comrades Marathon (80km Long Distance Running Race) from Pietermaritzburg to Durban route. If you have watched the Comrades Marathon on TV, you would have heared the commentator speak about dreaded Cowies Hill!

Main Bedroom - Queen bed with en-suite bathroom, with bath, double basin, double shower
2nd Bedroom - 1 single bed
3rd Bedroom - 1 single bed
4th Bedroom - pump up mattress and/or stretches
Big kitchen - everything you need to entertain.
Huge patio overlooking pool (No net over pool)
Big garden for children to play as well as Jungle Gym with slide.
16km to Durban Beaches
30km to Umhlanga Beach
4km to centre of Westville (for all your shopping requirements)
45km to airport
280km to Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve. (approx 3 hour drive) Big 5 Game Reserve
255km to Nambiti Private Game Reserve (approx 2 hour 50 minutes drive) (Non Malaria Big 5 Game Reserve) (On route to Battlefields)
220km to Central Drakensberg (approx 2 hour 30 mintute drive)
335km Blood River Battlefields (approx 4 hour drive)


More about us

  1. My children have left home and I am on my own in my big house and happy to home swaps at short notice as I am very flexable.

  2. I am an entrepreneur.

  3. We love spending time together with extended family, and enjoy travelling.

Swap availability

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Where is it?


Situated in Cowies Hill, a suburb near Durban in Kwa Zulu Natal. Very easy access onto Motorways. I have lived in this house for the past 32 years. Beautiful hilly area. Lots of trees and view of Paradise Valley Nature Reserve.
Top Golf Courses nearby including the following in the top 100 in South Africa.
Durban Country Club
Wild Coast
DCC Beachwood
Prince Grant
Mount Edgecombe
San Lameer
Champagne Sports (in the Drakensberg)
Umdoni Park

Buzzy restaurants
Lupa, Oscars, Bltlers, Quo, Olive and Oil, Che Nouz, 1904, Streta, Olive Garden.
Cool bars
Durban(Florida Road) and Umhlanga Rocks (The Village).
Cozy cafés
Talkhouse, Bellevue, Sprigs, Johnny B's, Sam's. Starbucks.
Retail therapy
The Pavillion Shopping Mall is about 6km away. Westville Mall 3km away. Gateway Shopping Mall 25km away.
Bit of culture
Westville Theatre Club; Nelson Madela Capture Site. KZN Philharmonic.
Walks in the park
Beautiful botanical garden in Durban; Makaranga Gardens, Krantzkloof Conservancy. Kloof Gorge.
Spot of exercise
Virgin Active Gym at Westville Mall
Day tripping
Durban Beach Front. Umhlanga Beach, Ushaka Marine World. Sharks Board. Valley of Thousand Hills. Crocoldile Farm in Scottburgh. Butterfly World. Oribi Gorge. Microlighting over Balitto. Midlands Meander with Nelson Mandela Capture Site. Moses Madiba Stadium. Beautiful Golf Courses.

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