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Redlands Hotel and Lodge

1 George MacFarlane Lane | Wembley, Pietermaritzburg 3206, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Benoni, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Huge, well-equipped rooms with a view. The food is really good and the ambience very attractive. Redlands is a smallish hotel but definitely the best place to stay when visiting Pietermaritzburg. Good conference facilities.

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upstate NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been at this hotel twice now, just last week and for a week in 2013. It is very comfortable, the staff is terrific, and the food is good. It is within a gated business park, so very quiet after hours. It is more like a bed and breakfast than a commercial hotel, which was great. It is within walking... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I was there in september 2009. and loved this hotel. The rooms are big, confortable, clean,... The staff is very kind and the breakfast was delicious. The place is very silent and is perfect to relax.

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

upon my arrival on my room the bathroom was dirty. it was obvious that someone had used it a day before because the flow was dirty and there were hairs for that person floating all over. my recommendation is that prior a guest checks in, someone must check the rooms as to whether the they resemble your quality.

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Redlands_Hotel, General Manager at Redlands Hotel and Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying at Redlands Hotel and for your feedback. I will be following up on this with my housekeeping team as the rooms are cleaned daily. I apologize for the inconvenience and hope that we see you at Redlands sometime in the not to distant future. Regards and best wishes. Paul More

Durban
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The reception was excellent. cleanliness in general, bedrooms and bathrooms were excellent. sense of humour of the staff mncwaa. the setting of the dining room, the meal was very good. If and when we visit P.M. Burg definitely we will recommend Redlands to our leadership. we can as well recommend it to other potential clients.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Thank you Redlands, I enjoyed my stay and the people are very friendly, good personality. Although I booked at the last minute but I was welcomed. My next holiday stop is Redlands Hotel. It's clean in a quite place and its safe.

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Warrnambool, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Great service, good value, very accomodating staff & management. Brenda on reception was very welcoming and informative. The outdoor pool helped to relax me post the Comrades Ultra marathon. The food quality & standard was exceptional and great value. The grounds were immaculately maintained.

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Redlands_Hotel, General Manager at Redlands Hotel and Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Raj. Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review for us on Trip Advisor. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay. Congratulations on Comrades. I hope you return next year and that we see each other on the road. Perhaps I will be able to finish under 12 hours this time!!! Regards and best... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Aircon was not working, as button broken. One day no clean towels were left. The fixtures in the bathroom should be tightened and there should be a key in the bedroom doors. The menu at the restaurant is limited when staying for ten days. At breakfast there was no butter for the last three days.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The Building and Hotel Reception are very nice, but the following regarding the rooms. We stayed in room number 3 and the following issues: 1. Bed linen are torn/Our duvet and pillow covers were badly torn and there were blood stains on the pillow cover. 2. Very very noisy 3. Shower does not work properly. When opening the cold water... More

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Redlands_Hotel, General Manager at Redlands Hotel and Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peter. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for taking my call yesterday. The state of the linen was inexcusable and I have taken it up with my housekeeping. The hem had torn and should have been replaced. You asked for additional pillows on the last night and these were taken from the laundry. Unfortunately... More

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The place is excellent. Considering that it is located in town and in a busy office park, one never feel the city vibe. Its like a country place far away. The level of professionalism - staff and quality culinary makes this place the first choice. The room are modern and stylish. Its the best you can get in PMB.

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Address: 1 George MacFarlane Lane | Wembley, Pietermaritzburg 3206, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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