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Sandals Guest House

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Two, one-night visits to this top-notch guest house on the coast north of Durban. Very comfortable and well appointed rooms, first-class breakfast, excellent pool. The owners and their staff have created an easy and relaxing atmosphere - warmly recommended.

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Newcastle
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful, tranquil and well maintained retreat, ideal for visitors to the Umhlanga Rocks area. The staff team here made us feel so welcome, and couldn't do enough to make us feel at home. The facilities were spot on, especially the gorgeous pool area. The location is ideal as it offers a relaxing retreat but is only a...

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1Thank CandA2007
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 5 STAR accommodation, food and beverages are exceptional, with great staff that go out of their way to meet your needs - very friendly and helpful, but professional at all times. We will definitely return to this establishment when we visit Umhlanga in the future.

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1Thank hanlies668
south africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The house well maintained and the rooms well appointed. Beds super comfy and towels and linen of high quality. The house is very well located and a short walk to the beach and " the village". Malinda and Gavin are lovely warm hosts. My only complaint is the room we stayed in " conch" was bordering on the neighbors house...

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Thalwil, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We enjoyed our stay at the beautiful guest house and Malinda, Gavin and their team made as feel like home. They provided us with excellent suggestions of where to eat well and what to do in the area. Thanks to Malinda, Gavin and their team for beeing such great hosts.

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1Thank thomasaG9980HZ
Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Perfect location on North Coast. < 10 minutes walking distance from a large choice of excellent restaurants. Close to highway and 10 minutes drive to Durban sporting amenities. Close to Gateway. Tastefully decorated en-suite large King size rooms, with all 5 Star extras catred for. Breakfasts are individually prepared by Chef Kayhe. Friendly hospitality from your hosts Gavin and Marinda....

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Excellent location - short walk to Umhlanga beach and restaurants. Room was spacious and well decorated. Lots of choice for breakfast & all delicious! Staff were friendly & helpful, made sure every guest feels welcome.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Disappointing. I did post a previous review. However feedback for Melandie and Gavin..Sandals is beautifully appointed, well located and the extras are of great quality. However do not commit and don't deliver. The room I had booked and paid for was allocated to an American couple - supposedly. I was allocated another room. Although the room was lovely, I was...

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Malinda P, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Terry. This review is extremely dissapointing. Regrettably it is true that there was a mixup with your booking. However the facts are as follows: 1. We informed you of the mixup prior to your arrival. " Honesty is the best policy" 2. You were offered a full refund and our full time and resources to relocate you to alternative...

aberdeen, scotland
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Five minutes walk from innumerable restaurants, a stroll along a great beach or a visit to the Oyster box - great, but the highlight of our six day stay was the exceptional welcome and continued hospitality of Malinda and Gavin, truly superb Their enthusiasm for ensuring their guests enjoyment was so obviously infectious as we'd never encountered such warm, caring...

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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 5 days and cannot fault sandals guest house, the accommodation is very high standard, and is well located close to the beach and the bars and restaurants Breakfasts are delicious, the owners are a very lovely couple and along with their staff deserve the continual good feedback from guests We would have no hesitation recommending to family and...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sandals Guest House is centrally situated in the quiet residential area of Umhlanga Rocks in the Greater Durban area, only 200 metres from the beach and one block away from the village where there is an abundance of top-class restaurants and coffee shops. Our 4, five-star luxury en-suite rooms are all uniquely and individually styled in warm earthy tones. For tranquility and some light stress relief, you can relax and soak up the sun around our beautiful swimming pool, whilst taking in the view of the sea from the expansive patio or enjoy a sundowner while watching the Umhlanga sunsets from our open bar area. High-speed WiFi Internet access is available throughout the guest house, so whether you are on business, golfing, touring or celebrating a special occasion, Sandals Guest House is ideal for those who enjoy that little something extra. For warm hospitality and a quality experience, we welcome you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Guest House

Address: 39 Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: ₹ 7,646 - ₹ 15,358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Guest House 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Stayed in two rooms - both excellent, comfortable and quiet. Room 3 opens on to the pool, which we liked.”
PNC151, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with sea views excellent choice!”
hanlies668, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Both garden or pool rooms are quiet and tastefully decorated”
642suzannef, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The best room is Pansy”
719matth, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stopped in pansy on the ground floor opening out to pool and sunloungers not overcrowded”
, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
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