Rating: 4 out of 5.

Home Away From Home

Elegant 4-Star Accommodation

Rating: 4 out of 5.

Welcome to Fawncastle Estate

Rating: 4 out of 5.

Fawncastle Estate is set in the heart of Hillcrest. A mere 1.3km from Hillcrest Center, just 5 km from The Valley of a 1000 Hills, the start of the KZN Midlands, and 36km from Durban’s Prestigious Beachfront and Ushaka Marine World.

Fawncastle Estate is the perfect setting for business people looking for a relaxing stay after a long day’s work or traveling families looking for the best possible location for beach or countryside.

Enjoy the tranquility


why stay here

Fawncastle is graded as a four – star guesthouse with 8 luxury suites and 4 standard suites.

Our Rooms

8 Luxury Suites

The luxury suites are individually appointed, fully air-conditioned, each fitted with their own DSTV decoder, flat screen television, fridge, microwave and all the little comforts to make sure your stay is as comfortable as possible. Our staff are on hand to attend to whatever you may need.

4 Standard Suites

Beautiful, tranquil and comfortable rooms suitable for any budget.

1 Conference Room

We have a beautifully equipped conference room, capable of seating up to 35 delegates, fully equipped with data projector, flip charts, whiteboards and delegate’s supplies. Our in-house chef, the owner of Fawncastle will delight you with her home-cooked lunchtime meals .

Bridal Stays

Fawncastle is not a wedding venue, but is located at the midpoint of many great wedding venues in the Greater Hillcrest area. Our role on weddings days is a stopover for the bridal party or their guests. Brides are especially welcome.

For longer stays

The ranges of facilities at Fawncastle make it the Best of the Best location, for long stays. All our suites provide a self-catering galley for those seeking this of service, Special rates on request. Limited room on long term.

Book Your Room

To book a room, call us 087 822 2710 or Whatsapp us on 078 758 2362 or use the form below


Fawncastle Estate, set in the heart of Hillcrest, is a mere 15km from Pinetown, Hammersdale and Cato Ridge and is the perfect setting for an evening’s rest after a workday or pottering about 1000 Hills. For more information, please contact Kim Maclennan-Fourie, on the number provided, We look forward to meeting you as guests and saying farewell as friends.


34 Mill Rd
Durban, Hillcrest 3610


Call 087 822 2710

Rating: 4 out of 5.