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Garden Court South Beach

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   73 O R Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Ranked #11 of 42 hotels in Durban
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was a good stay, staff are friendly, experienced and very helpful! Room was clean, but bathroom should be cleaned better - cold taps had toothpaste on it from previous guest's stay. Mold and Mildew should be treated/cleaned properly. Area does become a bit rowdy on Friday/Saturday nights, but quite safe - due to continuous police presence. In Room dining was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is busy all day with families, groups and tours looking for value for money from a trusted brand on the main Durban beach parade. This tended to be noisy at reception with queues. Breakfasts were great! Parking convenient.

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Port Shepstone, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The aircon is somewhat questionable. But generally a good stay overall. Breakfast was good but service is compromised when busy. Wifi was being upgraded during stay but where it was picked, speed was very slow.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the lovely weather in Durban with excitement. Only for our mood to be spoiled by the receptionist at Garden court hotel!. No proper welcome, frowning faces and attending to you in anger. Anyway, got to our room which was okay but realized the wi-fi was not working. Had go down at the reception to ask for guidelines... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Real value for money - with a personal service, pleasant rooms and good food which cater for the individual. The streets surrounding the hotel is however dangerous and activities at night not for the faint hearted - so take care when staying there.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early and wanted to check in at about 10am. The room was not ready, which i understand. The lady at the front desk said it should take another hour-hour and a half and that she would call us. I waited a hour and a half (@11:30) and went back... she said room still not ready and that i... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i am not a fussy traveller but allow me to lodge a complain.i am not sleeping here again.I booked myself for a weekned from 8 August 2014.First check in was not so great,poor lady trying her best to help.I mean there we like 3 customers speaking to her at once.The reception area is so small.I was given a room on... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I use this hotel frequently as it is well suited to family beach accommodation. This last trip was a 4 night stay and was disappointing. Our room was not made up over 2 days and we had to call and request to be made up. Even after that the tea cups well not replaced and tea station not refreshed etc.... More

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Johannesburg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wifi not working from 21st floor. Staff was welcoming and helpful. I forgot some of my shoes on departure, and when I called to let them know, they located them and kept them until I send somebody to get them

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this hotel because it ticked all the boxes I wanted: *Durban's tourist attractions were in close proximity *Amazing views of the city + sea at day/night *Easy access to the beach *Cabs/taxis available at your beck & call *Clean + comfortable room, and sufficient amenities + facilities. *The rates are very affordable, thus Garden Court South Beach can... More

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Dear Valued Guest We are so glad that you had a good stay, and that we could help make the birthday a memorable one. Please come back soon. Kind regards Amar More

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Address: 73 O R Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court South Beach 3*
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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Spa Hotel in Durban #4 Best Value Hotel in Durban #5 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
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Situated amidst the hustle and bustle of Durban, this affordable family-friendly hotel offers stunning panoramic views of the historic Durban Harbour and the Indian Ocean. A stone’s throw from the modern aquarium and oceanarium, uShaka Marine World, this hotel also allows for easy access to the SunCoast Casino and Entertainment complex, miles of golden beaches and the culturally rich Durban CBD. This Garden Court Hotel is the ideal destination for business and leisure travellers. ... more   less 
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