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The Crescent Guesthouse

8 Tills Crescent | Sydenham, Durban 4091, South Africa
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Ranked #173 of 235 Durban B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Polokwane, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I wasn't impressed about the facilities,one of the units that we were using had an unpleasant smell coming from the en suite bathroom that we couldn't even sleep in the room. The couches in the units were so dirty and were then covered with a sheet after we complained. The pillows had some plastic thing inside making the pillow uncomfortable... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

It was the first time I had make a booking at The Crescent Guesthouse and it was the most horrific experience I had ever encountered. We walked in there at around 10am after a 6 hour drive from Johannesburg, we knew we could only check in after 12:30 and we were ok with that just wanted to let the guesthouse... More 

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Noordhoek, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Although advertised as in Sydenham, this property is on the seedy edge of Berea, right next to the freeway (which makes for easy travelling, but is terribly noisy). Upon arrival, nobody was around to let us into the property. We were shown to our 2-bedroom unit, but one bedroom was locked and nobody knew where the keys were. We also... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We booked this because of the option to have a separate bedroom for our child to sleep in, which worked out well. However, the guesthouse is also an event center so they were having a party RIGHT nextdoor until late friday night so no one got much sleep. When I asked about adding breakfast to our stay or using the... More 

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