Luxury Double Suite with hardwood wooden floors, aircon and antique chandelier

We are situated close to the city center and beaches with a variety of great restaurants conveniently located.   The surrounding suburbs boast a number of lovely Parks  as well as Schools, , Shopping Centres, The University of Natal and Hospitals.   The suburb of Glenwood offers wide sidewalks ideal for runners or avid walkers, you can step out for your morning or evening exercise........

You will appreciate our stunning views over looking the Durban Harbour and City and enjoy our luxurious beds with the best fine linen.  Our kitchen  is equipped with convection microwave, bar fridge, toaster,  kettle, filter coffee machine, magnificent shower and aircon.  We offer Full DSTV Wifi and secure undercover parking.  The Good Life Mansion is suited for couples, solo adventurers, and business executives.

Market Tour 
Essenwood Craft Market
Cultural Sites

Warriors Gate Museum, Durban Natural Science Museu

Annual Events
Indaba Expo, Comrades Marathon, NWJ Bridal & Events, 
Free Wifi
The Good Life offers a free Wifi service to our valued guests.
Pantry Service


We offer a Pantry Service.  (Please enquire on reservation)

In Room/Out Room Dining Service
Available on request and by prior arrangement ONLY.  Either in your room or with the option to be hosted by Duncan & Liz.  (Please enquire on reservation)
Leisure Activities
uShaka Marine World.  It comprises  uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Beach, uShaka Village Walk and, uShaka Kids World.
Leisure & Entertainment


Durban’s new icon, Moses Mabhida Stadium, offers a variety of experiences and attractions for fun–seeking families, couples looking for a bit of romance or corporate team-building

Nature & Entertainment


Durban's oldest public institution and Africa's oldest surviving botanical gardens and plays host to a variety of local events.

We have some exciting new services that we will be offering in the near future, please enquire with us when you make your next reservation

Luxury Self Catering Accomodation






The Good Life



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From R650 per night and an additional R400 for the second person sharing