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    Umbrella Tree House

    37 Hilken Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good40%
    • Average2%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 113 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    It was a lovely setting, peaceful the owner was always available and on hand. Really hands on and great. The suite was comfortable and clean. Would have liked a better view of the sea but had a lovely garden with pool to look at.

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We stayed over for one evening. We had everything we needed and the rooms were clean and comfortable. Breakfast was disappointing. We will not visit again as I feel I can get better value for my money.

    Thank Henriette v
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Delightful rooms overlooking the sea,delightful breakfast and charming host. Thanks, Lesley sorry we couldn't stay longer. Traffic and road construction around Durban is currently horrendous, without the excellent direction instructions, we would have had a big problem

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    Response from LesPats, Owner at Umbrella Tree HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much for your lovely review. Very happy to hear you had a good stay. Come back for a longer stay :)

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed our stay. The room had all the amenities we needed and was clean. The breakfast was great and the views awesome. It is centrally located and within a few minutes from both the beach and Gateway

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    Thank annemariegaertner
    Response from LesPats, Owner at Umbrella Tree HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Annemarie, thanks so much for your review. Very happy to hear your stay was good.

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    Umbrella tree is a really nice guesthouse. Great view on at sea on your private balcony. Nice people and good breakfast. Very good shower. It is possible to walk to the beach. It takes about ten minutes.

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    Thank 556elisabethv
    Response from LesPats, Owner at Umbrella Tree HouseResponded 12 October 2017

    Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope we see you again someday.

    The Oyster Box
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    Hilton Durban
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 58 - US$ 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
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    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (6)
    Pool & Beach (3)
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