The boutique hotel is situated in a prime spot among the many retail and commercial properties in Umhlanga Ridge, a stone's throw away from Gateway Theatre of Shopping, where guests can find the nearest bars and restaurants, as well as shopping facilities. The centre of Durban is around 20 minutes' drive away. The beach at Umhlanga is some 5 minutes' drive away. The Natal Sharks Board is 4 minutes' drive or 15 minutes' walk away, Ushaka Marine World is roughly 20 minutes' drive away, and Moses Mabida is roughly 15 minutes' drive from the hotel. The property is 10 minutes from the new King Shaka Airport in La Mercy.Designed with synergy, functionality and elegance with natural cool colours, creating the perfect atmosphere for relaxation, this retro hotel offers the ultimate in luxury for business and leisure travellers in a safe, pleasant, and exciting development node, where people live, work and holiday in a contemporary urban setting on a subtropical coastline with year-round summer and an incomparable lifestyle. The hotel was built in 2010 and offers a total of 50 rooms over 3 floors. Facilities at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby, 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe and lift access to the rooms. Guests can make use of the hairdressing salon, and there is a bar and restaurant. Conference facilities are also available. Internet access, room service and a laundry service are all offered for an additional fee. There is also a car park for the use of guests.The hotel offers urban chic rooms, fitted with all modern essentials. The room facilities including tea and coffee making facilities, an en suite bathroom with a bath/shower, hairdryer and bath amenities, a telephone, extra-length king-size beds, satellite TV, wireless Internet access (voucher available for purchase), individually regulated air conditioning, a luggage rack and a minibar (available on request). There is also a fold-out sofa for children under 12 years.