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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 1 May 2017

We enjoyed our stay at Anchor's Rest, very much. It was at the end of our trip, and the location was ideal, especially for traveling to airport for trip back to London. The room was clean and very comfortable. Close to bars and restaurants, owners...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Anchor's Rest, which we so pleased to receive. We are delighted that you found the position of our Guest House so convenient. Many years ago the Airport was situated about 36 kms away to...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

So I go to Umhlanga often for business in Durban area. For the first time I stayed at Anchors rest. Wow how convenient. walking distance from the best restaurants and from the beach and it is safe. Friendly staff, the owners are very involved. Had...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 13 May 2017

Dear Fransiek We are delighted that you found Anchor's Rest to be so conveniently situated, plus the fact that it really is safe to walk around, even at night. We also so enjoy being able to walk to the beach, restaurants, etc. as it is...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We stayed for four nights in March as part of our annual road trip - 40 nights in 11 properties this year, so this review is relatively objective. Easily found with secure parking. Ideal location for restaurants, bars, shops and the beach - all withing...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 13 May 2017

Dear Joe Thank you so much for your detailed, objective review which we delighted to read. It is always so good for us to receive complimentary reviews such as yours, as this confirms that we are meeting guests' expectations and hopefully exceeding them. The fact...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at Anchors Rest in Umhlanga. The B&B is very well located, walking distance to the beach and there are a variety of great restaurants in its immediate surrounds. It's also very close to Gateway shopping centre, and quite central if...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Alicia Well, what can we say apart from "Thank You" for your amazing review of Anchor's Rest. It was so good reading your review that I read it a couple of times and then printed it out for all of our staff to read...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Stayed here for 3 nights in the Green Room from 12 March 2017 Arrived late on Sunday afternoon after delayed arrival of Rovos – met by Peter – introductions followed plus short tour of the public areas and the intricacies of the room and numerous...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Peter Thank you so much for your most complimentary and comprehensive review of Anchor's Rest. It really warmed the 'cockles of one's heart' to read your wonderful review and how you enjoyed all the facilities of your room, as well as those of the...More

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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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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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