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Located in the suburb of Durban North, Joan's Bed and Breakfast is within a 10-minute drive from the Gateway Theater of Shopping. It features a garden and outdoor swimming pool.

The classic rooms feature air conditioning, a satellite TV and fan. Each room comes with a refrigerator and private bathroom including free toiletries. Some rooms offer a view of the sea.

A full English or Continental breakfast can be enjoyed on the terrace and a number of restaurants can be found within 1.9 mi of Joan's Bed and Breakfast.

Sibaya Casino, uShaka Marine World and ICC Durban Arena is within 15 minutes’ drive, and the Moses Mabhida Stadium is 5 mi away. Nearby activities include golf and surfing.

An airport shuttle can be arranged at a charge and the King Shaka International Airport is a 25-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Joan's Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests since Feb 21, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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  • 2 twin beds
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4 reasons to choose Joan's Bed and Breakfast

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Beachwood Beach

    Beachwood Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    2,600 feet from property
  • Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    2,750 feet from property
  • Glenashley Beach

    Glenashley Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    5,200 feet from property
  • La Lucia Beach

    La Lucia Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
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Host Info

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At Joan's Bed and Breakfast we strive to make your stay as pleasant as possible and always try to keep to out motto " May all who arrive as guests leave as friends"
I am an ex financial manager and have been running the bed and breakfast for the past 5 years. I enjoy talking to people and finding out what makes them exited. I enjoy cycling and doing jigsaw puzzles
Durban North is very central and is close to the freeways which lead into town and north towards Umhlanga. We have a number of restaurants within walking distance and approximately 10 Minutes from the beaches and shopping centres
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English,Portuguese
What's nearby
  • Beachwood Golf Club
    0.6 miles
  • Kengsington Square
    1 miles
  • Japanese Gardens Durban North
    1.6 miles
  • La Lucia Mall
    1.7 miles
  • Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve
    2.5 miles
  • Blue Lagoon Park
    2.7 miles
  • Umgeni River Bird Park
    3.1 miles
  • Gateway Mall
    3.5 miles
  • Wavepark Gateway
    3.7 miles
  • Kings Park Stadium
    3.7 miles
Top attractions
  • Durban Country Club
    3.8 miles
  • Granada Square Shopping Centre
    3.8 miles
  • Umhlanga lighthouse
    3.9 miles
  • Mount Edgecombe Country Club
    3.9 miles
  • Big Rush
    4 miles
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium
    4 miles
  • Durban Botanic Gardens
    5.7 miles
  • uShaka Marine World
    6.5 miles
  • Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve
    11.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Umhlanga Beach
    3.1 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Durban Beaches
    3.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Beachwood Beach
    2,600 feet
  • Virginia Beach
    2,750 feet
  • Glenashley Beach
    5,200 feet
  • La Lucia Beach
    1.4 miles
  • Umhlanga rocks Beach
    1.9 miles
Closest Airports
  • King Shaka International Airport
    11.7 miles
  • Pietermaritzburg Airport
    39.9 miles
How to get to Joan's Bed and Breakfast from King Shaka International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Joan's Bed and Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Laundry Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • 24-hour security
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Shallow end
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Portuguese
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House rules Joan's Bed and Breakfast takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 11:30 PM


9:30 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 6 years
Extra bed by request
ZAR 275 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Joan's Bed and Breakfast accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Joan's Bed and Breakfast

  • The prices at Joan's Bed and Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Joan's Bed and Breakfast include:

    • Twin
    • Double

  • Joan's Bed and Breakfast is 5.6 miles from the center of Durban.

  • Check-in at Joan's Bed and Breakfast is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Joan's Bed and Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Joan's Bed and Breakfast (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Joan's Bed and Breakfast by:

    • Car 25min

  • Joan's Bed and Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)