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About Rivendell B & B

Conveniently situated in the cool climate of the picturesque village of Hillcrest, just 20 minutes from Durban and with easy access to both the N3 and M13 motorways, is RIVENDELL Bed & Breakfast.

Your hosts Penny and Mark Linley are well qualified to ensure that your stay will be a memorable one having been placed second in the annual SAA / AA National Guest House of the Year award programme with their previous Guest House that they opened and operated for a period of 5 years in the Natal Midlands.

All beautifully decorated rooms at RIVENDELL have en-suite bathrooms and TV's and lead onto an enclosed courtyard that offers a secluded swimming pool and quiet garden ensuring peace and quiet for the perfect stay. Secure off-street parking leads to a separate Guest entrance.

Full English breakfasts or if preferred a Continental breakfast can be enjoyed in the Guests exclusive dining room that also overlooks the enclosed courtyard, swimming pool and garden.

Rivendell is conveniently situated to many fine restaurants, steak houses and coffee shops that offer a variety of light meals and evening dinners.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Type: Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 20
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 9 Reviews


  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa

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Reviews for Rivendell B & B

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Antoinette Wehmeyer, South Africa
10 April 2016

Very friendly staff, and extremely neat and clean!  Would recommend to anyone.  A tranquil area.

Gordon Wessels, South Africa
08 September 2015

Mark and Penny are wonderful hosts. Had a very comfortable stay.Establishments Response:Many thanks for the kind words Gordon, these are very much appreciated. We enjoyed hosting you and look forward to doing so again in the not too distant future.

Les Roberts, South Africa
17 April 2014

Very enjoyable stay. Comfortable room, lovely surrounds, good breakfast, polite and professional service. Could have done with a power point that caters for standard recharging two-pin plug.

Lilian Pinnington, United Kingdom
23 February 2010

Had an excellent time accommodation and hosts were very good

Kathy Nel, South Africa
22 February 2010

We were only there two days, but wished we could stay longer. Very comfortable and friendly. Definitely will stay there again on our next trip to the coast.

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Rivendell B & B is 27.6km from the centre of Durban , the nearest airport 41.1km (King Shaka International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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