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All reviewsfully stocked honesty barguest houseself cateringgarden roomfew minutes walklovely promenadehome away from homelovely guesthouselovely swimming poolthe perfect place to staybars and restaurantsgreat positionsun loungersinternational airportloved our staycentral locationstayed for nights
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

I regularly pop in to Anchor's Rest, and am always charmed by its perfect location, superb service, and excellent facilities. Guests could not ask for better care, and it's easy to see how and why Cilla & Peter have made their guesthouse a true ambassador...More

Thank Cath C
Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Cath Thanks so much for your great, complimentary review of Anchor's Rest. It is always a pleasure to see you and we are delighted that you have enjoyed your visits so much. Please do come back soon as we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Thank you Sandy, Cilla & Peter for a very warm welcome. Very comfortable room with all the amenities as you would wish them. An extra touch were the available beach towels. Great location and breakfast choice. 🇿🇦More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Byron We were so pleased to read your review as it is always so gratifying for us to know that guests have enjoyed their stay at Anchor's Rest. Guests are often surprised when we show them the beach towels, but as we are so...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

Beautiful guesthouse with very welcoming hosts and staff. Breakfasts were lovely and enjoyed chatting with our fellow guests. Within walking distance of the beach and the village so there was no need to hire a car. I look forward to returningMore

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Fiona Thanks so much for your lovely review of Anchor's Rest. We are always so pleased when guests have enjoyed their stay with us. You are one of the many guests who have not hired a car as you can easily walk to the...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

Did not even make it to the place because when I called, the owner was totally rude and would not hear a word I tried to fit in. As soon as she heard that I had won a voucher to stay at her place, she...More

Thank Olga N
Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 30 March 2018

Dear Olga Thank you putting a review on Google, as this gives me the opportunity to respond to your defamatory allegations about myself, as well as setting the record straight as to the events which took place. I had given a voucher for two free...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great stay at Anchors rest house which is a close walk to the busy night life with fine restaurants and pubs. Also close to the sea with a great walk along the coast. Breakfast was good and our large room with lots of privacy was...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 15 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a great review of Anchor's Rest. We are delighted that you enjoyed all the facilities of Umhlanga Rocks, as there are many to enjoy. One of the very special ones is the walk along the...More

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US$ 97 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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US$ 97 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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894Andrea894
10 May 2016|
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Response from Cilla R | Property representative |
Hi Andrea During the week (Monday through to Friday) breakfast is served from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Over the weekends breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. For guests who have an early flight to catch we put a continental... More
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LynMWales
24 January 2015|
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Anchor's Rest is two blocks from the beach, so it won't take more than five minutes leisurely walking to reach the Promenade. There are Tour Guides who would happily take you out for half day, or full day tours and they... More
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"For more privacy, book one of the rooms downstairs. Your own private garden is reason enough!"
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"Not sure about rooms as I didn't make it to the hotel"
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