Welcome to The Ridge Guesthouse Richards Bay


The Ridge Guesthouse offers you luxurious, yet affordable, accommodation in Richards Bay that will suit your family holiday or business trip perfectly. In true Zululand hospitality Mark and Rozy Henderson with their dedicated staff welcome you to their "home away from home" guesthouse where each guest will experience excellence with a personal touch.


The Ridge Guesthouse is located in Meerensee, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Situated in a quiet suburb on a ridge overlooking natural bush with ocean and harbour views. It is the only establishment in the area with a spectacular panoramic harbour view. The Ridge Guesthouse provides the perfect setting… after a busy day at work, relaxing on holiday or a special getaway. 


Enjoy time around our sun drenched pool, sundowners on the deck or a delicious meal from our restaurant Jack's Corner Ocean View which is under new Management. Sarah & Peter have a fantastic menu on offer to cater for everyone’s tastes.


Tastefully decorated en-suite rooms offer Bed & Breakfast accommodation. Enjoy breakfast in the restaurant absorbing the warm Zululand weather and beautiful views.


Situated within walking distance from Richards Bays main beach, Alkantstrand. Quick access to the R34 and N2 leading to the CBD, airport, harbour, industry. Travel south to Durban, north to Umfolozi Game Reserve, St Lucia Wetlands Heritage Site and Swaziland.

The Ridge Guesthouse Accommodation Facilities & Services Offered:

  • Room Service & Telephone Units
  • Serviced daily by Friendly staff and clean towels provided
  • DSTV (Selected Bouquet)
  • Air conditioned rooms
  • WiFi access
  • Laundry Service
  • Direct access to pool and deck
  • Credit/Debit Card Facilities available


The Ridge Guesthouse is situated in a quiet suburb surrounded by natural bush on a ridge overlooking the Harbour and is:

  • Within walking distance of Alkantstrand Beach
  • Within walking distance of Richards Bay Ski-Boat Club, Zululand Yacht club, BMX & Skate park
  • 5 minutes drive to the Richards Bay Golf Course
  • 10 minutes drive to The Bay Hospital Netcare
  • 2 minutes drive to shops and take out restaurants and Meerensee Mall
Richards Bay