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Sylvern Bed and Breakfast

Welcome to sylvern bed and breakfast

Sylvern is a three-star tourism graded bed & breakfast that offers business people and leisure travelers convenience, comfort and security in peaceful surroundings of Westville, Durban.

We are ideally located to local amenities such as the Pavilion, Life Westville Hospital, The University of Durban-Westville and business parks in Pinetown, New Germany and Westmead. We are only a 25 minute drive away from the Durban beachfront and a 40 minute drive from King Shaka International Airport.

We want to make sure that you feel at home during your stay and therefore we can customize your quote accordingly. If you have any requests such as adding lunch packs, dinners or laundry service to your stay please send us an email on sylvernbandb@mweb.co.za.

bed & breakfast room

Our bed & breakfast rooms have a king size bed. These rooms are perfect for a short term stay and/or business trip. Equipped with a kitchenette, coffee station, desk and WIFI so that you can work comfortably from your room.

Ask about our corporate packages, email sylvernbandb@mweb.co.za.


self-catering STUDIO

Our self-catering studio has a king size bed and it is perfect for mid-long term stays as it has a well-equipped kitchen, en-suite shower and WIFI.

Ask about our corporate packages, email sylvernbandb@mweb.co.za.


self-catering unit

Our self-catering unit has a queen size bed, an open-planned kitchen and a private veranda for our guests to relax on. This unit is perfect for mid-long term stays.

Ask about our corporate packages, email sylvernbandb@mweb.co.za.


Room amenities

secure parking

free wifi

en-suite shower

dstv- hotel bouquet

Coffee station



ironing facilities

Hair dryer



Berleen and Steve

B&B Owners

Sylvern is a family-owned B&B which we have managed together since 2004. 

We love welcoming you for your stay and make sure to go the extra mile to make your stay memorable.



Head House Keeper

Mariane joined the Sylvern family in 2008 and continues to makes an everlasting impression on our guests stay with us.

Our guests love her, her breakfast, and her hospitality. 


Loved staying here! Great hospitality and rooms with everything one would need. Both comfortable & stylish.
- Irma
Very warm and welcoming place. The owners are wonderful people and very helpful, plus the food is divine.
- Victoria
I highly recommend Sylvern Bed & Breakfast!! An absolute pleasure on arrival and most pleasant stay. Well organized! Beautiful rooms and garden. My new B&B when travelling to Westville.
- Garyn

contact us

Physical Address:

39 Knoll Road, Westville. Durban

Telephone number:

031 267 1078 | 064 908 1503

Email address: