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The Balmoral Hotel

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The Balmoral hotel is centrally located on Durban’s Golden Mile with the sun kissed beach on our doorstep. The hotel is a short walk away from the shopping and business district, the International Convention Centre and the uShaka Marine World which features the largest Dolphinarium in Africa. The hotel features an old-world charm as it was originally a colonial homestead. The original facade has been retained as well as many of the original furnishings. To meet the needs of the modern traveller, it has been completely refurbished with all the latest amenities yet retaining its unique charm. Whether you are in Durban for pleasure or business, certainly the best of both worlds can be found at The Balmoral hotel. Various sporting activities are on offer near including golf, squash, gymnasium, surfing, angling, sailing, scuba diving, bowling, body boarding, Transportation Metered Taxi from Durban International Airport Hotel Shuttle from Durban International Airport. (Book in advance)
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Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Airport transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
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Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Wheelchair Access
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
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HOTEL CLASS
193Reviews
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Loved the delicious food. Sous chef, Mohamed Shaik, came out and met with us.... loved the personal touch with recommendations for the kids and rest of the party.... Needless to say everyone finished off all the foods. Delicious. Prawns Mutton burger Pastas Mutton Durban curry
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Response from Zama D, Front Office Manager at The Balmoral Hotel
Responded yesterday
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for the excellent feedback.. We are so pleased you enjoyed the food and will convey the message to Mohammed. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Warmest regards Zaheera Omar Front Office Manager
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From the time we entered we were welcomed with a warm smile from frontdesk. Hlengi was excellent in assisting, From breakfast to supper we had a most amazing experience from everyone we came into contact, a BIG ups to Augustine for always checking on us, taking time out to chat,
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Response from Zama D, Front Office Manager at The Balmoral Hotel
Responded yesterday
Dear Mrs Jackson Thanks for the amazing review, we're thrilled to hear you had such an outstanding stay with us! It's wonderful you appreciated our helpful service. We always strive to exceed the needs of our guests, and your praise lets us know we're doing our job. Will convey your message to our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for another excellent experience at Balmoral Hotel Durban! Yours sincerely Zaheera Omar Front Office Manager
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I stayed at the Balmoral Hotel in Durban for 20 days and was extremely satisfied with the service received.I complained about my room not facing sea view and it was promptly changed by the front office manager.The staff were very kind to me and looked after me as well.Steven the
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Response from Zama D, General Manager at The Balmoral Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for the excellent feedback from your recent stay with us. We are so pleased our facilities, met with your stay requirements, and do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Warmest regards Hotel Management
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It is an old hotel with charm and character. it has that touch of vintage Small rooms Small Bathrooms Beds not big enough for two people Great views, is at the beach (south beach) Affortable Breakfast is overcharged Friendly staff and helpful
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We stayed one night at the Balmoral to go see Disney on Ice. We had a warm reception only to be told that there is no secure parking in the very small courtyard. They wanted to drive our vehicle to a parkade a few blocks away but we bit the bullet and left our car on the
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Curtains are different lenghts...seriously..from a 4 star hotel
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Dear Valued Guest, Please be advised we are unable to supply you with our email address on this platform. Kindly google raya-hotels website, select balmoral hotel, our email address is on the page. Kind Regards Zama Dlamini
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How to email hotel,to ask for sea facing / view on upper floor.
"Had a view onto the beach, executive suites"
"sea view rooms are greats"
"You might not have secure parking"
"No good rooms that i seen"
"Must have sea view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 51 - US$ 106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
balmoral hotel durban
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban
NUMBER OF ROOMS
95
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