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Mackaya Bella Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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All reviewsbudget roomhome away from homehelpful in every waygreat hostsoff street parkingfriendly place to stayquiet neighborhoodfelt like homestay there againkwazulu natalroom was spaciouswonderful staysmall fridgebreakfast was amazingawesome servicethanks guysbusiness or pleasure
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Would definitely stay there again! Comfortable rooms, great hosts, close to restaurants, and had an awesome breakfast - they even accommodated us with an extra early breakfast when we had to leave early in the morning.

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Thank kerith2018
Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded yesterday

Many thanks for the great review Kerith. If we can help with early breakfasts, we certainly try to wherever possible. You need to stay longer on your next visit :) Kind regards, Nicki & Mike

Reviewed 26 January 2018

My family and I had a fantastic stay at Mackaya Bella in December 2017. we have no complaints what so ever. The service was fantastic from the staff to the owners of the property. our linen was changed daily, breakfast always on point. thank you...More

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Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 28 January 2018

Thanks so much Fortunate. We really enjoyed having you and your parents stay with us. You are all such lovely people and we would very much look forward to having you come back again. Until then ...

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Fantastic Guesthouse, Nicky and Mike and their staff are so helpful in every way, quiet atmosphere and great rooms, good WIFI, parking inside.Excellent breakfast with fresh fruits, every you need for a great stay, best guesthouse I know in Durban

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Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 17 January 2018

What a fabulous review - thanks Mike. And all of it so true :) Hope to see you again next time you're back in SA. Much appreciated. Nicki.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Absolutely awesome service, rooms are clean, breakfast is awesome and Manager is highly knowledgeable about the City/places to go to for entertaintment, really loved the place and its close to many ameneties

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Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks so much. Appreciate the lovely review. Glad we could help with the recommendations. Local knowledge is always important and it also keeps you safe! Cheers, Nicki.

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Excellent accommodation option on a lovely property, perfect for solo business travelers. Was very well looked after by the couple running the BnB. Will definitely keep this in mind as a top option for when i'm back in Durban.More

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Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 January 2018

Hi Scott. Many thanks for your great review. Yes, we are getting more and more single business travellers or international students who book these budget rooms just wanting the basic necessities of good bed, clean room, quick breakfast etc. Appreciate your review and hope to...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 77 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 77 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Luthando M
3 August 2017|
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Response from NickiM003 | Property representative |
Hi. Yes, if they are able to have 2 people in the same room, ie. share a double bed. We only have 7 double rooms, so if they are singles there won't be enough. Kind regards, Nicki
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Luthando M
3 August 2017|
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Response from Rick28200 | Reviewed this property |
We were 4, but the house had more guests, so I would guess so.
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"If you want to cook your own meals ask for the self-catering room."
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"All rooms are exceptional, let Nicki or Mike suggest the right one for your needs"
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"Home away from home"
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"If you can request one of the flats, it would give you some extra space to cook, eat and relax"
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