WATCH AFRICAN SUNRISES

RIGHT FROM YOUR SELF CATERING APARTMENTS

RELAX BY THE POOL

WITH OUR YEAR ROUND TROPICAL CLIMATE

WORLD CLASS SURFING

PHOTO: CHRIS VAN LENNEP

A warm welcome to Ansteys Beach

A popular and long standing family run establishment (est. 1999), we offer affordable accommodation, warm hospitality, a great atmosphere and are ideally located just 50 metres from the beach at Ansteys Beach on the Bluff – a leafy suburb 15 kilometres south of Durban, and 40 kilometres from King Shaka Airport.

Our accommodation options are set over three properties with a lovely tropical garden and a swimming pool, we offer : 

  • Free super fast fibre Wi-Fi
  • 11 fully equipped thoughtfully decorated Self-Catering Apartments (2, 4 or 6 sleepers)
  • Private Rooms (airconditioned) (Backpackers)
  • Budget Backpacker Cabins (dorms, doubles, twins, single rooms)
  • Secure off street and parking behind remote gates
  • DSTV (Hotel Package) in all Self-Catering Apartments, Private Rooms and TV Lounge
  • Small Licensed Bar
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pool Table
  • Heidi’s Café on site (quaint café serving breakfast, good filter coffee and homebaked treats

Favoured by business and leisure travellers, sports & tour groups, our accommodation caters for all budgets in a  welcoming, ‘beachy’ and homely establishment that has many happy guests returning time and time again. Perfect for anyone who wants to relax, unwind and enjoy a restful beach break in a safe, happy and friendly environment.

Ideal home base as we are close to many shops, shopping centres and restaurants, as well as all the major tourist attractions in KZN such as uShaka Marine World, Suncoast Casino, the ICC and the Sports Stadiums.

For our business clients, our accommodation is within close proximity to all the industrial centres – Jacobs, Maydon Wharf, Prospecton, Clairwood, Bayhead, Wentworth.

Experience our beautiful unspoilt & lifeguard protected beaches, warm seawater all year round, good swimming and surfing beaches, kiddies paddling pools at Ansteys and at Brighton Beach, a lovely tidal pool and amazing rock pools to explore at low tide. Fun for everyone!

Take an early morning stroll to the beach, armed with a steaming cup of coffee or tea to watch the ocean come alive with the most spectacular sunrises. More often than not the dolphins will delight you with their playful antics and the whales are a regular spectacular sight at Anstey’s Beach.

Relax by the poolside in our tropical garden, or go for a late afternoon swim in the sea or walk on the beach.

Ansteys is unique in that we encourage and enjoy a great cosmopolitan atmosphere – international travelling backpackers, South African holidaymakers, business people, contract workers – all get along and it makes for a good, happy mix!

We look forward to welcoming you! – Tash, Rudy and the Anstey’s crew 

Accommodation

Guest Reviews

  • star rating  1. Must change towels
    2. Bedding add more blankets
    3. Fix shower doors and add shower caps for guests who don't have
    4. Fridge was not in the... read more

    ssimel934992
    7/14/2019
  • star rating  Thank you for an absolute amazing stay. The staff were excellent. My unit was well equipped and I couldn't make a better choice than Ansteys. I will most definitely go... read more

    avatar thumb Roam21356261204
    6/08/2019
  • star rating  It was a very good stay! Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The view of the ocean amazing and the cabin vibe so great for my partner and I. Do... read more

    aalishaessop
    10/11/2020
  • star rating  I stayed at Anstey's backpackers on the weekend of my boyfirend's birthday. We decided a weekend away at the beach was the best way to enjoy this special time and... read more

    avatar thumb Sophielovebird
    1/22/2019
  • star rating  The accommodation was good and the staff are extremely helpful. Issues are dealt with very quickly and efficiently. The dorms are comfortable and clean and have enough power outlets to... read more

    ge0rginak83
    12/10/2019

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