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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a nice hotel, nice communal areas, good bar and restaurant. Food was nice. The only problem is the location as we were told by locals and by staff to take taxis everywhere and we could not even walk to the beach.

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here while my wife was working a convention at the Center right next door. We were very impressed by the welcoming, friendly nature of all employees whom we came into contact with. The food at the buffet and in the Big Easy was also outstanding. The staff at the breakfast and evening buffet were most accommodating and really...

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thanks for letting us know of your stay! It sounds like you and the family had a great time exploring the hotel and enjoying our facilities. I apologize for the service from the housekeeping team and have addressed this with our Executive Housekeeper. We hope to welcome you again soon. Yours sincerely Markus

Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Superb, Big Rooms, state of the art. Good value for money, Hilton Durban is nicely positioned and closer to the beach. Had a fabulous time with the children. A delux room was big enough for family and we had fun and fond memories.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this hotel on a number of occasions and remain surprised at the real friendly welcome always received. It seems a struggle to secure a smoking room and even when calling ahead things seem to go amiss. The rooms are undergoing refurbishment, I stayed in one of the remodled rooms, they were always a delight and are...

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest I would like to thank you very much for taking the time to share your experiences. Good to see that you were satisfied with our service team. Our hotel is nearly 20 years old in August this year and we continuously renovate all areas, for example the new Business Lounge and Hotel Restaurant are the latest projects....

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Accomodation is excellant, service is of the highest levels. Breakfast and Dinners are always awesome at Rainbow Terrace, always enjoy my stays and visits. Will definitely stay again, everything from patronage, service, quality of rooms and food is brilliant

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest First I would like to thank you, for choosing the Hilton Durban for your stay in Durban. Also thank you for taking your time, and sharing your recent experiences with us. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our hotel’s facilities, rooms and restaurants. Moreover it is great for me to be informed that you were...

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the hotel is located around 15 minutes on foot from the main promenade and beach in Durban, offers great rooms with a view-we were upgraded, breakfasts are varied, rich and very tasty, great place to stay while in Durban

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking your time to describe your impressions after staying at Hilton Durban. We are happy to read you enjoyed your stay with us. As you already mentioned, the hotel is indeed located just down the road from the beach and great newly refurbished rooms. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your breakfast. We...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service received from the reception staff was excellent at both check in and check out. The service from the restaurant staff was also good but the breakfast itself was had limited options and no gluten free options. Over and above that my Polar heart rate monitor and make up were stolen from my luggage.

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for letting us know of your experience while at our hotel. I certainly understand that the service challenges you experienced were both a disappointment and inconvenience on your visit. Our hotel is going through a renovation period of our restaurant and lower level rooms and I apologize for this. We are working diligently to alleviate...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Durban for the weekend Stayed at the Hilton Excellent service The staff were helpful and friendly The rooms were spacious and modern and very clean The only snag is the parking the guard keeps taking the ticket away and you have to keep going to reception for another ticket they need disc for cars Awesome place to stay

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your recent TripAdvisor review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at our hotel and that you were pleased with our excellent service and spacious guestrooms. We apologize that our parking meter was out of order during your stay and we expect this to be fixed in a timely manner. We hope to...

johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

as far I have stayed in Durban for all these yrs travelling for work purposes I never felt disappointed. Hilton staff are so professional; respectful; friendly and helpful. From 1996 its 20yrs using the hotel nearer for our events Soccer; Marathons and Cricket. that is why I prefer it .

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest It’s always wonderful to have Hilton HHonors members stay with us, and we’re so glad you selected the Hilton Durban as your Home Away Home! We’re happy that our location near the sports stadiums and friendly and helpful staff was beneficial for your trip and that you were able to relax in one of our spacious rooms...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When in Durban we often get hosted by family or friends but if not this is our go to place. It was a delightful surprise to see that the hotel had undergone some renovations. The place already looked so lovely and now the beauty has been elevated. What I love is that with the renovations they also improved on certain...

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MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Hilton Durban, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for being our guest during your last trip to Durban. We are happy you decided to share your valued feedback with us and the Tripadvisor community. I am delighted to hear that the service our team provided during your stay made a good and lasting impression on you and it was nice to see that...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hilton Durban

Address: 12 - 14 Walnut Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: ₹ 5,914 - ₹ 15,928 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hilton Durban 5*
Number of rooms: 324
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Also Known As:
Hilton Durban Hotel Durban
Hilton International Durban
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Durban
#9 Business Hotel in Durban
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a refurbished room.”
 of 5 bubbles 896geoffreys, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated room.”
 of 5 bubbles rosaposer165, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles 85smangelek, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request a high floor, away from the elevators. Don't bother with executive rooms unless it is a free upgrade.”
 of 5 bubbles Yuvan29, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher level rooms have wind noise through the windows. Ocean view rooms add some glamour to the room.”
 of 5 bubbles rockdoctor111, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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