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Durban View Guest House

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16 Holstead Gardens | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Durban view guest house is a place to be. To unwind. Relax and feel hospitable with Michelle and Johannes. I've really enjoyed the 3 days I came for training here. If you would like to be treated with comfort. This is the place to be.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The hosts are great, the b&b is beautiful, the jacuzzi is a big bonus and the breakfast is awesome. No negatives here! Everything is perfect, great local amenities if you just wanna chill out and the local gay bar isn't far :)

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Had to get away from Jhb and found the guesthouse on the web. Jhb problems followed me and it would've been my worst holiday ever had it not been for my stay at Durban view. Weather was perfect for just lazing in the sun on the roof enjoying the view and serenity. Came back with a winter tan and calm.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The location of this guest house is really confusing but it seems to be in a nice area! However we got lost try to find it, and then no one answered the door for 20 min when we arrived. Our hosts Dave and Llewelyn were away getting married in New Zealand, so there were stand-ins to greet us. The rooms... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Caroline your amazing ! Llewellyn you are a gracious host and have a lovely B&B. Loved the shower , the bed was nice and comfy .I will be back soon and hope to use the jacuzzi .The only criticism I have is to put a bigger house number and be proud of your amazing home . Definitely recommend to have... More 

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Maseru, Maseru, Lesotho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

its was more than wonderful to stay at this guest house,i loved every thing there.the view was great and the receiption was so so good.let aline the contact person or the owner named michelle was welcoming and caring .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

This is a friendly place to stay with very good amenities, comfy bed, nice breakfast, safe area, convenient for top restaurants and especially good on the low-down of where to go in Durban. The bathroom has a little too much form and not enough function and the fittings and fixtures in a small number of places are looking a little... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

What a great stay! Our hosts, Llewellyn and Dave made us feel at home. Welcome drinks on the first night with them, and some of the other guests. Close to the city centre, as well as the night life, without being in the noisy zone. Will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Fabulous! A definite re-visit. The save area, personal attention from owners, comfortable room and common living area with fantastic breakfasts makes it excellent. Indoor bar such a pleasure. . and Caroline is just a gem!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Clean rooms, nice views on Durban downtown, delicious breakfast, always good company and great hosts Dave and Llewellyn. Parking is always available if you rent a car. Quiet and safe neighbourhood. Good restaurants in the vicinity.

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