Who Are We

We are a unique and authentic destination in the Heart of Zululand.

One-On-Hely Guesthouse offers 4-star accommodation to the discerning traveller.  Six bedrooms upstairs and three bedrooms downstairs, 

with balconies and private entrances, they offer spectacular views over the warm Indian Ocean and lush indigenous evergreen forests


One on Hely features the utmost in comfort and modern amenities and is

 ideally situated close to the entrance to this tranquil and unspoilt seaside village.

It commands breath-taking views of beautiful natural surroundings and the bedrooms open onto private balconies where guests 

can gaze out across a magnificent expanse of evergreen coastal forest fringing the warm Indian Ocean coastline. 

This is the perfect setting for recreation and relaxation.


Your host, Seonaid Beningfield has considered all your possible 

needs and will ensure a most comfortable stay.


Our Promise

Here at One-On-Hely, we value your guest experience as much as you do,

 we promise to go above and beyond to make it everything you wanted and more. 

We aim to make sure every part of your stay is specifically designed around

 you and your needs to ensure that your experience exceeds what you imagined it to be.

Meet The Team


Seonaid Beningfield 

Seon grew up on a farm in Zululand. She has always enjoyed travel and learning about other’s experiences too. Seon has 3 grown up children who often visit during their holidays from work and university.


Debbie Hill

We are delighted to have Debbie Hill join the One on Hely team as from 1 July 2019. Debbie lives in the village with her husband Chris and their 3 children. Debbie has years of experience in both the  hospitality and marketing industries


Teigan Harcourt


Born in South Africa but grew up in Uganda.  Teigan has many years of international travel and hospitality and has been living in Mtunzini for the past 3 years. She is a valued member of the team with her wonderful manner in welcoming guests and making them feel at home.

Housekeeper and Chef

Nonhlanhla Mpanza


She is a self taught wizz in the kitchen who loves to cook and bake and won’t hesitate to Google something if she wants to experiment or get ideas.

Chef and Housekeeper

Fano “Sunny-boy” Dladla

His sunny demeanour and vivacious smile sun up this gentle person who is always willing to go the extra mile to help. Sonnyboy is married and has 2 children.


Housekeeper and Garden Manager 

Errol Mthembu


He is a housekeeper and garden manager. Errol lives with his Mom and he has a child. He is appreciated for his polite, gentle manner.