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The Saint James on Venice Guest House

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“high tea”(11 reviews)
“baby shower”(5 reviews)
“double storey”(2 reviews)
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Free Parking
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome place and excellent stuff...Mr Jean François and Sam thank you for your kindness...if you ever been in Durban please check this place out you will never be disappointed...see you soon next week.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St James is an average Guesthouse ina lovely older double storey building. Good location. Close to Stadium. Not all rooms have a shower. No 7 has a bath tub with a hand shower fitting which was not effective. No buffet breakfast but was an acceptable...More

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Thank Wayne O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the third Durban hotel I had used and was definitely the best. The bedroom was large, well appointed and spotless. The public areas were inviting and the restaurant was good. The staff were friendly and helpful and overall security was very good. If...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff have got to be one of the best I've seen in hotels. So friendly and welcoming. Byron the chef is charming and accommodating whilst the receptionists were so willing to help. From the entrance to exit the staff faff over you. Pity about...More

Thank Dora Lee S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing hotel, with excellent service, friendly staff and even better food. Rooms and bathrooms are all in an exceptional condition and very tastefully furnished. Loved every bit of my stay both times that I have visited. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Naazia M
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Lebogang K
8 August 2017|
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Good Day Lebogang, The rate will be per night, including breakfast :) Kind Regards, Chanel
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Rugaya S
5 January 2017|
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Hi Rugaya, Thank you for your enquiry. We are about 7 kilometres away from Ushaka Marine which is about 20 mins by motor vehicle. Kind Regards Tracy
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"Check if you require a bathroom or only a shower"
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"Stay upstairs, you have a lounge area that you can sit and have that glass of wine after a long day."
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"Bathroom had bath with hand held shower. Would request shower next time. Avoid rooms next to staircase: smell..."
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"Ask for a room at the back."
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