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Africa Regent Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   24 Regent Place | Durban North, Durban 4051, South Africa
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Ranked #13 of 216 Durban B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Great hosts, clean and comfortable rooms and lovely breakfast. Nice safe area. Home away from home. What more could you want from a guest house. Will be back again and will strongly recommend.Thanks Dave

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review and high score, much appreciated. We are please you enjoyed your stay with us and that you felt at home and we attended to you well. We always try to create this type of atmosphere of homely relaxation and free movement in the guest house. We look forward to having you stay with us again... More

Canberra, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

My wife and I spent 4 days at this B&B in August 2013, the owners Dave and Pam are more than willing to offer their time in any way possible, the guest house is very neat and clean, the breakfasts are delicious and more than plenty, Dave and Pam take alot of care in making sure their guests are comfortable,... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and what we had to offer. Also that you were pleased with the Penthouse and had chance to visit our local restaurants. I passed your comments onto our staff who were delighted for the appreciation of their hard work. Pam said to tell you... More

London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We feel we hit the jackpot with this outstanding B&B. Having stayed here for 4 nights at the beginning of our holiday,we really looked forward to coming back for the last 2 nights a little later on. Dave & Pam are superb hosts and the accommodation is excellent in every way. We stayed in the penthouse suite at first and... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

WOW! Thank you. What a great review and so informative. We are so please you enjoyed your stay with us and what we have to offer our guests. We really enjoyed having you here and chatting with you both. It is good to get such detailed feedback on aspects which we are accustomed to dealing with daily in a professional... More

Libreville, Gabon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

This B&B is very nice and the proprietor's are fantastic! They make a delicious breakfast and they have all kinds of advice and help available for those who ask. The rooms were very clean and the neighborhood was nice, and safe. It is some ways outside of Durban, but if you're not making multiple trips per day it's no big... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback and great review. I have passed your comments on the cleanliness of the rooms to our housekeepers, so this is much appreciated as we have just been accredited with a prestigious international 'Top Clean 2013' award. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and our interaction. Thank you again and we... More

Windsor, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Had the opportunity to spend 2 nights at the Africa Regent guest house. David is very welcoming and accommodating and willing to provide direction to ideal places to see in Durban. The location is within walking distance of eating establishments and in a very safe and upscale area. I would have no hesitation in going back.

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Christopher, great review, thank you very much. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, seeing some of Durban's attractions and enjoying our neighbourhood. We enjoyed chatting with you both and would welcome your return in the future. Warm Regards Dave & Pam The Africa Regent Team More

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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I suppose The Africa Regent could be labelled a few different things, 'Guest House' being one of them. It felt more like a mini-Resort to me, less like a B&B where you're invading someone else's home. The owners are mindful of this, and do an excellent job of not only making you feel welcome, but have done a great job... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review and for your constructive comments, much appreciated. Its always good to get a guests feedback on the appearance and ambiance of the guest house. We try to create a professional appearance and interaction that you would usually experience in a hotel combined with a homely relaxing and more personal atmosphere usually found in a... More

London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

We originally booked 4 nights at Africa Regent while holidaying in Durban, and liked it so much, we stayed an extra 2 nights - we cannot fault it! The grounds are beautiful, the room immaculate and the wonderful hosts, David and Pam, are friendly and attentive. Little touches made for a delightful stay, like David kindly preparing sun loungers for... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

'WOW'. Thank you for your fantastic review and high rating, much appreciated. I have also passed on your comments to our staff who are very pleased. We really enjoyed having you stay with us and are very pleased that you enjoyed your time here and the amenities that we offer. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back... More

Clarens, Free State, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

My employer and I were participating in a craft beerfest over the weekend of the 3rd Aug, and stayed at this beautiful guesthouse with the most welcoming and comfy hospitality!! David and Pam were exceptional at making us all feel like we were at our home away from home! From the stunning decor, to the immaculate rooms, to the unbelievable... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review, high rating and recommendation to other travelers. I am so pleased you all had an enjoyable stay and that you all felt at home. We always try and strive for that personal service and an homely feel for our guests. We certainly look forward to welcoming you all back again in the future. Warm... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I stayed for one night at the African Regent, I was alone about to embark on a volunteer program the next day. I arrived at night and left the next morning and I recall the memorable part was the fancy home-made style breakfast I was served. I'll go there again next time I'm in Durban. Don't expect room service or... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, its much appreciated. I have passed your comments regarding our traditional English breakfast to our cook. I am pleased you enjoyed your short stay with us. When you are next in Durban (hopefully for a bit longer) you will be most welcome at Africa Regent and we look forward to providing you with our hospitality... More

Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

My husband decided to surprize me with a weekend away for our 1 year anniversary and he booked a room for us at this wonderful establishment. The room was spotless and very spacious and we had an amazing view of the pool and deck area. What made our stay even more pleasant was the fantstic hosts. Dave and Pam are... More

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MORREY, Owner at Africa Regent Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a fabulous response to your stay with us. We and our team really appreciate you taking your time to let us know your feelings. It was good to know we were able to make your special occasion a great one. Thanks again, Dave & Pam More

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Additional Information about Africa Regent Guest House

Address: 24 Regent Place | Durban North, Durban 4051, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 216 B&Bs / Inns in Durban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Africa Regent Guest House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Africa Regent is a distinctly different family run 4 STAR luxury establishment, offering personalised service, impeccable attention to detail, great value for money and a distinctive quality experience. Accommodation & Facilities:Exclusively for our guests is a spacious lounge, breakfast room, patio, and bar complete with TV,pool table and darts The bar opens onto a natural rock swimming pool with cascading waterfall.Adjacent to the pool is the entertainment area for buffets or braai(barbeque).The traditional African décor abounds throughout with each of the six double bedrooms having a en-suite bathroom (bath & shower) and being appointed with air-conditioning, ceiling fan, satellite TV, safe, hair dryer, bath robes, toiletries and hostess tray. Our penthouse, set in a nautical theme,has views of the bay and ocean. Other facilities include free coffee/tea/juice & biscuit station, free secure off road parking, airport transfers,golf club loan, laundry service and free wireless internet connection. Prices include full English breakfast. Major credit cards accepted. Regret no children. Location: Located in the quiet suburb of Durban North by the warm Indian Ocean and conveniently situated between Durban's Golden Mile and Umhlanga Village Resort. An ideal location offering complete relaxation and privacy whilst being just minutes away from the beach, shopping malls, ICC, cinemas,theatres, casino, golf, sports stadiums, sports facilities and tourist attractions. Within walking distance are banks, post office, good restaurants and pharmacy. Fifteen minutes (23 km) from the international airport. Tours & Safaris: We can provide information on tours to suit the individual needs of our guests on request with our tour partners.Day trips or extend your stay to explore more of the culture, heritage and wildlife of KwaZulu Natal. Attractions Nearby: Gateway Shopping & EntertainmentValley of 1000 Hills Suncoast Casino Zulu Cultural Centre uShaka Marine World4 Golf CoursesSharks BoardUmgeni Bird ParkInternational Convention Centre ABSA Rugby Stadium - SharksSibaya Casino & Theatre Pavillion Shopping CentreKingsmaed Cricket GroundDurbanInternational Swimming ArenaDurban' Golden Mile - BeachesUmhlanga Beach World Cup Soccer Stadium Regional Attractions: Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve LionPark Drakensberg National Park Crocodile Safari Park Oribi Gorge SnakePark St Lucia Wetlands Park Cheetah Sanctuary ... more   less 
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