About us


Blue Flame Properties has been providing exclusive student accommodation since 2006.

We currently have over 50 beds around universities in Durban (UKZN Howard and Medical School)  and Cape Town (UCT)

All our managed properties have been recently renovated and upgrade to ensure that your stay with us is as “close to home” as possible.


Guy Hermelin – Managing Director

Guy has been with Blue Flame Properties since its inception in 2006.

He co-owns most of the properties in the Blue Flame portfolio and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the company.

“We strive for the best accommodation possible. We try to make sure every tenant renews their lease – and brings their friends too!”

Thandi Khumalo

Thandi Khumalo – Housekeeping Supervisor

Thandi joined Blue Flame in 2009 and is responsible for the housekeeping and cleaning staff,for all the properties in Glenmore.

She runs a very tight ship and is constantly striving for excellence.

Victor Ray

Victor Ray – Maintenance Manager

Victor joined Blue Flame in 2011 and is the man responsible to make sure everything keeps working on all the properties.

From plumbing, electrics and garden maintenance: Victor is there, with screw drivers, spade and the occasional 10 pound hammer.