Step right out of the door onto the beach. You can’t get closer to the warm Indian Ocean and a protected beach than this. Umdloti Breakers self-catering apartment has 4 bedrooms and sleeps 10 (6 adults and 4 kids).
Breakers is clean, fresh, fun and convenient - with all the makings of a memorable holiday.
The Umdloti tidal pool is directly in front of our apartment and has lifeguards permanently on duty. The location is ideal for large families with kids. Snorkeling in the pools is unbelievable. Offshore, a resident pod of bottlenose dolphins and humpback whales (in season) are a regular spectacle. Just 1 minutes walk away are the La Tosca pizzeria/coffee shop and the ‘vibey’ Sandbar restaurant. A stroll down the esplanade leads to great beaches, a pharmacy, supermarket, superb restaurants, a filling station and a laundromat.
THE APARTMENT IS NON-SMOKING. If cigarette smoke permeates the apartment, a sanitising fee of R2500 will be levied.
CLEANING SERVICES – Please note that daily cleaning services are an additional charge (Mon to Fri - R130. Sat or public hol - R150). If requested, Thandi will do a general clean and tidy up. Thandi doesn’t wash or iron clothes. If you need to wash clothes there are laundromats close by – one near the chemist and another one near the Spar.
KEEPING THE PEACE - Umdloti is a residential area and we request that you adhere to the normal municipal bylaws that pertain to such an area, in particular with regards to noise levels and music after 22h00. Please keep the noise levels down in general as it affects our neighbours.
SUPPLIES - Soap, a few rolls of toilet paper, black bags, dishwashing powder and dishwashing liquid are provided on arrival. If these items run out, please purchase more of your own.
TOWELS – Towels are not provided. Please bring your own.
DSTV – A flat screen TV, DVD player, satellite dish and cables are provided. Please bring your own DSTV decoder and card.
WATER - KwaZulu-Natal is currently experiencing a drought. Many areas in Durban including Umdloti are experiencing strict water restrictions which may result in water pressure loss or water outages for long periods during the day as implemented by the municipality. Please use water sparingly. Kindly ensure that all taps are closed during the water outages to ensure no flooding and/or water damage occurs once the water is restored. The times of the water outages, if implemented, are between approximately 9am and 4pm.
GAS BRAAI - please double check that the gas cylinder is closed off at the cylinder valve after using the electric braai. The gas braai has an electronic lighting button. Once the gas is turned on at the control switch it must be lit immediately. If the hood is filled with gas due to delayed ignition it will
WOOOF. You will lose your eyebrows and fringe at the very least!
WILDLIFE - Vervet monkeys. Please ensure that all your food (including sugar and butter) is cleared from the countertops. Please close doors and windows before you leave the apartment otherwise the monkeys will enter the apartment and swipe your food. Fruit, sugar etc can be kept in the microwave.