This property known as the Chelsea Villa Guest House is positioned within 120m away from the Davenport Shopping Centre and within walking distance from various popular restaurants, fast food outlets, coffee shops, banks and even tertiary institutions. The property comprises 4 Victorian Styled dwellings that have, over the years been refurbished, modernised and designed tastefully reflecting the organizations approach which integrates with the needs of clients/guests.
There is a total of 20 en-suite bedrooms that are fully equipped with beds, built in cupboards, appliances, linen and furniture etc. The guest house further comprises of a catering kitchen, dining areas, casual lounge areas, pool, private patios and ample secure parking. There is potential to increase the number of bedrooms to 23 due to the offices and the manager’s bedroom having own plumbing.
This property is currently established and very popular with the crew ship staff as clients, national and international travellers and business clients and even with the locals as clients. This area is known as the sports bub of Durban and as such the property is frequented by national sports activists and well as by government staff.
The property is secure with electric fencing, night guards, alarm systems with exterior beams and CCTV cameras. All 4 dwellings with be sold as a combined lot.
Brand Road links easily to the Metro Route (M11) Che Guevara (Moore) Road thus lending convenient access to and from Durban’s Central Business District and all main beaches. The subject property is located approximately 50m from the Davenport Shopping Mall. Brand Road hosts commercial banks such as FNB, ABSA and Nedbank, office buildings and some retail outlets. The suburb is flanked to the north by the Western Freeway/N3 Freeway. The suburb is located on the outskirts of Durban’s CBD and close to the upmarket suburbs of Musgrave and Essenwood. The N3 Freeway is easily accessed.
The suburb is an interesting mix of both ‘old and new’ accommodation and commercial types. Many of the original Victorian dwellings are still in place and the presence of mixed-use type accommodation seems to have blended well with the neighbourhoods demographic profile. Small commercial nodes are established at major intersections. These are mostly geared towards boutique type retail accommodation, restaurants and small to medium sized office suites. The industrial area of Congella is only a kilometer east.
The area is fully serviced with tarred roads, sewerage, refuse removal and Telkom networks.