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Sica's Guest House

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   19 Owen Ave | Mayville, Durban 4058, South Africa
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Ranked #61 of 219 Durban B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
27 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Researched and found Sica's to hold our customer conference at. I must say I really enjoyed the room that I stayed in (Room 5). Very spacious most comfortable King size bed, bathroom generous size and very well equipped. Breakfast in the morning is more of a self service thing with hot items in a Bain Marie, not my best but... More

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Durban
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The best kept secret in Durban! The service from management to staff was superb and the food and presentation magnificent! Waiters are extremely competent , and the work ethic of all the staff made for a fantastic party! The venues are brilliant!

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Boston
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Our stay (12 of us on a trip for graduate school) at Sica's Guest House was wonderful. The rooms were clean and airy, the grounds were beautifully landscaped and the food was delicious. The staff were courteous and friendly. Since we were traveling in a group, I can't really speak to the ease of getting around from this spot but... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at Sica's for two nights for a business trip. The towels were frayed and stained, walls dirty, carpets stained/damaged place is just run down and unkept. I only saw a manager once when I had to pay. I wouldn't stay here again.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

I was on my honeymoon in South Africa for 16days. This hotel was by far the worst. Why? The room was dark (even darker due to a 15min power outage just after arrival - great!) and very old. Like the whole resort. It is just a big run-down place from the 50s or older I believe. The location is also... More

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Benoni, South Africa
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94 reviews 94 reviews
20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

I have been staying over at Sica's during my last two trips to Durban. A delightful place very close to the centre of town. It is just far enough to get out of the "City" and still close enough to get to meetings quickly. I like the buffet for breakfast and the fact that there is not such a big... More

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
38 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Visited this large B&B twice. Rooms were clean and the Friendly staff put on a good breakfast each morning with nothing being to much trouble . Eggs to order and porridge if you wanted as well.Others in our group had a good dinner there too. The location lets this B&B down , It is at least two miles from the... More

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Wentworth Falls, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

I spent 22 comfortable, safe, enjoyable nights on my own at Sica’s Guest House in Mayville (Durban). It was close to the UKZN Howard and Westville campuses where I needed to be at intervals throughout my stay. The room (38) was spotless and well appointed with the only hitches being slightly decrepit plumbing (the shower head was inclined to squirt... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2012

We had an excelllent 4 night stay, staff are fantastic, rooms spacious and clean, pool is lovely and the breakfast was fab!

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Jhb
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011 via mobile

Location not as affluent as neighbouring Musgrave or Morningside, but that doesnt really matter once you enter the estate. The colonial styled buildings and well manicured gardens create a sense of prestige and calm. Rooms are spacious and clean. Initially our room (42) suffered a broken AC and faulty TV reception but the friendly staff saw to it that we... More

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Address: 19 Owen Ave | Mayville, Durban 4058, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Sica's Guest House 4*
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