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Tropicana Hotel

85 Marine Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
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Benoni, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff was very friendly, from the cleaners to management. Always going out of their way to assist , the breakfast was very yummy! A special thanks to Gugu the front desk lady ,she went an extra mile for us always assisting us with a smile, also Raj the Potter such a helpful guy and to management, thank you for... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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53 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is well located, right on the beachfront. Most rooms have a view over the sea. It's getting a little long in the tooth and in need of a full revamp to bring it up to standard. The lifts in particular need revamping. One was out of order and the other's doors were incredibly slow in closing. The breakfast... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending a week on the South Coast we decided to stay for one night in Durban before heading home. As we wanted a place on the beach front we made use of the Trip Advisor app to make a booking. Looking for a relatively inexpensive place we decided on the Tropicana Hotel. After having read some of the reviews... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Friendly staff, clean Sea facing room and breakfast was good,location was good and just a walking distance to the beach. The family room has no privacy and that was a bit annoying but we did to allow the set up to spoil our holiday. had a wonderful stay and enjoyed Durban and love much.

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Dutch Alps
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

I will keep this short: Many things broken e.i. Cold water tap in bath so shower was too hot to bear, hole in wall taped off, door-lock broken, remote of tv not working, window glass broken. Total looks very shabby. Bar staff rude and slow..... Enough to advise not to go there

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Newlands, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

very friendly staff, nice clean rooms, good food. will surely go again. recommended it to friends and family. the only thing that irked me was the walkers blocking the ocean view and sleeping on the beachfront.

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

We had a very nyc time in da hotel...staff was dedicated to assist always.The breakfast was fantastic as well.No complaints at all I'm willing to visit durban and specifically a stay in Tropicana hotel.

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

As soon as we arrived in the hotel, someone of our group has been stolen in her room room so we didn't feel safe. Room is quite good and as we didn't go outside, we ordered roomservice, that was quite good, nothing special. Breakfast was fine. Nice view to the beach.

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1 Thank Marcelle62
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the hotel many times and I must say they are very friendly and thanks to Thandeka who once helped me out when I had no place to sleep during the durban handicap whereas the accommodation that was booked for me was a false advertising , but I came to Tropicana and she gladly helped me. Thanks a... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Lovely hotel right on the golden mile. Breakfast delicous, wifi good. Good value for money! Stayed 4 days whilst attending a conference at ICC. parking available in adjacent building. Overall a good stay. Thanks to friendly and helpful staff.

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