Saint James on Venice, The

South Africa|KwaZulu-Natal Province
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Built in 1892, Saint James on Venice is steeped in Durban history and retains much of its old world charm. Fifteen beautifully appointed bedrooms offer air conditioning, DStv, free Wi-Fi, percale linen, bathrobes, safe and tea/coffee trays. Small conference facility and licenced restaurant. Outside, guests can relax under the huge old Natal fig tree, enjoy meals or drinks on the patio or stroll through the herb garden. Centrally located in Morningside, close to the famous Florida Road, a short distance away from the iconic Moses Mabhida soccer stadium, the Shark Tank, Kings Park cricket ground and Durban’s Golden Mile beachfront. Passionate about Durban's hidden gems, the team go out of their way to help personalise your stay in Durban. From specialist coffee shops, artisan markets, quaint shops, and historical sites, they are happy to recommend and tailor-make excursions. Business and leisure travellers are welcomed into this small, relaxed oasis in the heart of the capital of KwaZulu-Natal. 4-Star Guest House | Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout | Children welcome.


Luxury RoomRoom Only

With 15 beautifully appointed bedrooms, guests can be assured of personal service in this intimate and friendly environment. Each room is individually decorated in a classically elegant style, some having a view over the century old St James church, others overlooking our peaceful garden terrace.
​All Items of a personal nature - All Meals
Property Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Secure Parking
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 2 stay free - Children aged between 3 and 10 surcharge applies.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellations 2 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 7 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season