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Ilawu Boutique Hotel

2 Morcom Rd | Prestbury, Pietermaritzburg 3201 , South Africa
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Pietermaritzburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was perfect I have no complaints I received the best service ever keep up the standard it was great , I will definitely visit again I enjoyed my stay with you. The food was great. The evironment was good

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Pietermaritzburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the overall service was very good, i certainly enjoyed Good food, good service and comfortable bed and pillows ( where do u guys get your pillows LOL) will definitely recommend it for future references.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

1 week of repeated calls, emails and tirades to get an invoice to be able to make my reservation, which i am yet to receive. then Im asked to rate the stay??? How cd i stay when you cdnt give me an invoice????

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I expected more from the venue, considering the price. Very friendly staff the hotel has. Keep it up! The tall lady that works at the dining area is very sweet - Big ups to her. Too small parking available

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Stayed in Room 6 at the Boutique Hotel. Went to Durbs to attend a wedding. The stay was pleasant with an affordable price tag. Will recommend this venue at any given time. Suburb very quiet and great for a peaceful sleep.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Ilawu is well situated for the Comrades (2km from the start in Pietermaritzburg). Ilawu is really overpriced for a 3 star hotel. The rooms are very close to each other and very noisy. So you can't really get much sleep the night before the comrades.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A bad experience, When the booking was done, I was given the address as 18 New England road (on my Agoda Booking Letter) on arrival at this address, after much scratching of the receptionists head and calling a supervisor, it was discovered that I was in fact booked at the hotel, which is situated in another part of Pietermaritzburg, approx.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

although first impressions can be deceiving at first it looked lovely and clean. staff friendly and helpful. However on closer look. Towels were old and stained with holes. on even closer look "slightly imperfect" label explains holes but not stain marks, and hair left from previous user. Food was plenty and sometimes good but sometimes just been kept hot for... More 

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Rand, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

excellent place will recommend to anyone, everything neat and tidy,very helpful and efficient staff. Rooms up to standard. Very neat garden and well lit up area. Parking is ample and very safe. Centrally based , breakfast a must(divine),i will defnatly use this place again for family events in the area

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East London, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

my husband and sisters stayed here for 4days, it was unfortunate that we had already booked and paid our accomodation here. I must say the rooms were neat and the food "okay", however, there are number of things that were not working. the first night the shower was blogged, the next morning there was no hot/warm water in the showers,... More 

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