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Cowrie Cove Guest House

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   4 Cowrie Terrace | La Lucia, Durban 4051, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 218 Durban B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

One of the best B&Bs we've ever stayed at. Great people, very accommodating and the rooms are just beautiful....The super short walk to the beach (basically their back yard) was an unexpected and pleasant surprise. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Kim and her husband Garth made us so welcome in their beautiful guest house. This is an amazing location, right next to the beach. Our room was gorgeous and had it's own outdoor patio seating area. Breakfast was delicious and the whole place has a lovely, relaxed and very welcoming feel. Kim and Garth were so helpful, even booking us... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

A week end break to recharge the batteries before year end, Cowrie Cove was the perfect choice. The whole experience is extra special. Owner Garth and wife Kim are perfect hosts and their level of attention to the needs of their guests is just amazing. Our room was beautifully appointed with a stunning en suite bathroom offering an extra large... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Had an amazing time at Cowrie cove guest house. Service was fantastic and Garth and Kim were wonderful hosts. Would definitely return and highly recommend this guest house to anybody! There was a large variety of food for breakfast!

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

cowrie cove is simply amazing, it is a five star establishment with the benefit of a home away from home feel. my husband and I felt like we were on a second honeymoon, with a deluxe sweet and a spa bath and a massive walk in shower in a beautifully decorated room. the breakfast buffet is also five star with... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

What a great place to stay, very high level of service offered by Kim, Garth and their team. The rooms are superb offering a very at least 4 star level of comfort. The breakfast offering has to be one off the best I've come across. There isn't much more to say other than I can't wait for my next visit.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I stayed at Cowrie Cove for five nights and it was superb!! Kim and Garth are amazing. I left there feeling that I had made new friends. There was not a single thing lacking. The suite was beautifully decorated, 100% clean, top class linen. The breakfast was better than at any 5 star hotel. I loved every minute and wanted... More

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

I recently stayed at Cowrie Cove, their high level of service, devine breakfast, professionalism and warm welcome are just some of the characteristics which has made this accommodation a MUST STAY when visiting Durban. I would like to thank Garth, Kim, Jacqui & their staff for a memorable stay. God Bless and Good Luck! -----Clayton

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This was my third visit at Cowrie Cove Guest House, and every time is better. Garth & Kim Thank very much for going out of your way to make me feel right at home. This is by far the best place next to the coast. I will see you soon. THANKS AGAIN. André

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

I was on business for one night in KZN and a colleague suggested Cowrie Cove in La Lucia near Durban. What a brilliant suggestion. From King Shaka Airport it is about a 20 minute journey using the M2/M41/M4. Easy to find. Upon entering, one immediately just falls in love with this place; It is a calm refuge from the busy... More

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Address: 4 Cowrie Terrace | La Lucia, Durban 4051, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Cowrie Cove Guest House 5*
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