Summerhill. Boutique Hotel. Culinary Retreat.

A culinary retreat with unpretentious vibes overlooking CBD and the Indian Ocean.

Open for travellers

Insuring isolation of each guest or traveling party with all meals being served in one of the 3 separate dining rooms or room service.

Social Distance is guaranteed though the layout of the rooms – 2 individual properties merged together, over 13.000 square metres.

All staff wearing masks and regularly wash and disinfect hands, as well as being trained on a regular basis on latest hygienic standards regarding the COVID 19 pandemic. To make your stay successful, comfortable and safe.

Finally, the Minister of Tourism announced that leisure travel and accommodation will be allowed within provinces from when the Gazette with this information is published.

So we are looking forward to welcoming you very soon for your Culinary Getaway at Summerhill!


Summerhill Boutique Hotel, established in 1997 by Christine Richter, has successfully accomplished a combination of casual ambience paired with professionalism in hospitality. Family owned and run by German family, you are guaranteed dedicated assistance, attention to detail and lots of caring and warmth.

With 15 individually designed, fully air-conditioned and spacious rooms spread across 13.000 square meters of indigenous gardens and heriloom food crops, you’re sure to find your perfect match at Summerhill.

Logistical strength: Nestled between Westville and Pinetown we’re in the centre of M7, M13, M19, N2 and N3.

Furthermore, additional services include: air-conditioned facilities, transport services, babysitting, children play area, and laundry service.

Secure: CCTV on- and off site monitoring, special access gate & night guard

Recover in our peaceful garden, sunbathe overlooking Durban and the Indian Ocean or spend the evening in our Award winning supper club, “The LivingRoom”.

The LivingRoom

At the LivingRoom Supper club, our ambition is to showcase Durban’s culinary diversity at an Internationally recognised level. We believe, Durban needs a true representative of its beautiful culinary heritage.

Unpretentious. Delicious. Real.

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