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I stayed for business for two nights at Makaranga. I usually stay closer to Durban but wanted a change and it was well worth the extra time to get there from the airport. I'd highly recommend for a relaxed stay with good food, including breakfast.
The lack of friendly service and really average food does not do justice to this fantastic setting. Sadly this is not improving. This is my 10 th visit in recent years and things have gone from bad to worse. The kids hotdogs were well presented...More
The great service, well trained staff, new menu, amazing decor and terrific lounge area are overshadowed only by the most breathtaking view as one steps out of the reception area onto the deck. The view one is met with and the tranquil walk through the...More
A homely feeling away from home. As with everything in life there are some, albeit small, points that can be improved.. the bathrooms need some attention... but otherwise a wonderful place to stay with stunning surrounding gardens and exceptionally friendly, attentive and genuine staff.
Not our first experience at Makaranga but our worst- booked a table for a family lunch on a public holiday and the wait began.... excuse was that a big table had ordered ahead of us but in the end we waited an hour and a...More