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    Crooked Tree Cottage

    39 Hilken Drive | Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good27%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 August 2016

    Spanking clean facility. High quality mattress ensured a very comfortable sleep. Very helpful, friendly and caring hosts provide all information and recommendations on what to do and where to go. Excellently centrally located in a good area with Gateway shopping centre, beach and so many...More

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    Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 17 August 2016

    You are too kind, but thank you. It is always rewarding to know we succeeded in making you comfortable. Hope we see you again when you are taking your next break from Lagos land :)

    Reviewed 4 August 2016

    Clean, secured and the service was on point. enjoyed the breakfast. the owner she is such a nice person. without doubts I would recommend people to visit crooked tree if they really want to enjoy their vacation. the view is so amazing!!!!!

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    Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 6 August 2016

    Thank you so much Samulkelisiwe for the wonderful review. It was a pleasure to host you and I hope we get to see more of you on a more holiday based trip!

    Reviewed 30 July 2016

    I've been to a lot of places in the world but this has delighted me. I stayed six days at Crooked Tree Cottage and I was pleasantly surprised by the warm welcome and kindness of the Owner. When I arrived, Helen explained me everything and...More

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    Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 1 August 2016

    Thank you Lazlo for your very kind words. Reinhard and I hope your heath problems are over and that your travels became easier. Hopefully when you visit this part of the world again you will be able to enjoy it a little better. Until then!

    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    I was there for just 2 nights to visit Durban. Very nice, modern and clean rooms and with a little luck you will have a room with a view to the sea. The "Crooked Tree Cottage" was really a good choice - thumb up. Every...More

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    Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 27 July 2016

    Thank you for the kind review. I do hope we see you again as we would love to hear more about your travels!

    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    I enjoyed it a lot! The owners are very friendly and very helpful. They will go out of their way to make it a joyful time, They also have a lot of tips on what to do in and around Durban. I will definitely stay...More

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    Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 5 July 2016

    Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the trip and your experience in Durban - it is still the best place to be in winter! We hope you visit again.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 77 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
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