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The Palms Guesthouse

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53 12th Avenue | Essenwood/Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Ranked #15 of 236 Durban B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited literally hundreds of motels, B & B's, etc and will stay at the Palms every time we visit Durban. Large very clean room, views, huge comfortable bed, many TV channels, wifi was included, spacious shower, great breakfast, made to feel very welcome.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved staying at The Palms Guest House and will stay there any time. The room was awesome had a great sea view. I Loved the walk through closet to the bath room. I loved the breakfast although sometimes they will have Muslim visitors and feel they can try cater halaal as well.

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JHB
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Suzanne and her staff are warm, welcoming and extremely hospitable. Great breakfast options for Vegetarians, lovely rooms and excellent attention to detail. Would definitely recommend this guest house! Thank you

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We were welcomed and made to feel completely at home. Everything was very nicely presented, very clean and comfortable. The service was very attentive. The room had the most beautiful view of a lovely green garden.

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Nairobi Region, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I stayed Palms guesthouse in Morningside Durban between 28th to 30th Jan. 2015. I have to admit it was a remarkable stay. stayed durban view room, which has large airy windows and large balcony facing the city of durban. The internet was stable and fast, the bed and beddings was excellent, the atmosphere is homely, the bathroom is well taken... More 

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Middelburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I stayed for 3 nights at The Studio. The room is spacious, very neat and beautiful. The towels are changed every day. The reception is just 5 star deserving. The only thing that I didn't like is the breakfast which was the same menu for the whole 3 days. But the quality is perfect. The guest house location is perfect,... More 

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The Palms Guesthouse is an oasis in Durban. It is a small cozy and beautiful place. But the most important aspect for me was the warm people working in the guesthouse, always happy to help and social.

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east london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Beautiful and lovely place to stay at wouldn't to stay longer there,my stay there was for nominal but hope in Dec to get to stay there close to end of Dec,the service was excellent and and the thought of a small goody bag before we left as we left in the early hours of the morning hopeful party next time... More 

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ThePalmsGuesthouse, Owner at The Palms Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a nice review. We appreciate your words and look forward to making your next stay with us, comfortable and enjoyable. Until we see you again soon. Kind regards Colleen More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I have stayed at The Palms over the last year and half and have only had wonderful experiences. I travel for business that requires I leave early in the morning and sometimes arrive in the late evening, but Colleen and Suzanne are always ready to cater for these needs. The room I use the most (Dalgleish) is always immaculately prepared:... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We couldn't have been happier with our stay here. Starting with the warm and friendly welcome and ease of checking in, appreciated after a long drive from Pretoria. The BnB is beautiful and so comfortable. Our room had everything we needed, the shower and bath were hot with good pressure, the amenities well stocked. Breakfast was one of the best... More 

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ThePalmsGuesthouse, Owner at The Palms Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the Review, it was our treat and our pleasure to have two such wonderful guests with us. We loved having you, so sorry it was for such a short time....come back, stay longer and let us spoil you. PS So glad you loved those biscuits.!!!! More 

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