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Address: 480a West Street, Durban 4000, South Africa
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Peaceful tranquil oasis i

Peaceful tranquil oasis in the bustle of downtown; visited as part of our walking tour of Durban. The mosque guide was friendly and knowledgeable

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Peaceful tranquil oasis in the bustle of downtown; visited as part of our walking tour of Durban. The mosque guide was friendly and knowledgeable

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South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

well located in heart of sity centre, Durban, South Africa, all welcome, neat, clean ablution and prayer facilties

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Durban
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Frequenting the West Street Mosque for prayers means a lot to me as I find it a place of tranquility in the heart of the city.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Peaceful and relaxing place in the old Indian quarter. Must visit for all travelers to Durban independently from religion confession. But please mind your saferty - central Durb is not really hospitable place. Virtually it is a ghetto. P.S. Parking can be a problem as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This the Grey street mosque as there is another mosque in West street This the Grey street mosque as there is another mosque in West street

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

After reading the reviews on trip advisor... I was a bit nervous about the area. However I didn't let that put me off. I parked underground in the tourist market and went to a Muslim book shop passing muti sellers on the way... I love South Africa:) They called a guide and he gave me a tour of this very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

It is the biggest mosque in the southern-hemisphere. The section of the city where it is situated is not very safe and a local should accompany visitors.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

the mosque is in town but despite this,is serene and quiet.the atmosphere is great.parking is a problem

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

it was interesting and very serene and spiritual to visit this Islamic Centre. The people seemed courteous and respectful to Foreigners viewing the Mosque.

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

One of the historic monuments in Durban. Been around since the struggle of Apartheid. A must see when visiting Durban.

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