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Crooked Tree Cottage

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39 Hilken Drive | Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4319 , South Africa
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Queenstown, South Africa
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for just one night. The owners were very pleasant and helpful. The room is a good size and our 6 year old daughter was comfortably accomodated too. The unit was a self catering one and the kitchen is generous in size and has everything one needs. We were able to park our vehicle in the property. We... More 

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback Tracey! All the best for 2016 and I hope we see you this way again! More 

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

We have been looking forward to this holiday all year long. On arrival, we were pleasantly surprised with our cottage. It felt so homey during our 12 days stay, that it was hard to leave the northern coast of KZN and come back to Gauteng. A big thank you to Helen and her husband who were excellent hosts during our... More 

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! I do hope we see you both again and when you come you will see the room retlled! We wish you both all the best for the coming year! More 

Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Crooked Tree Cottage for 6 nights and had a wonderful stay. We had the self catering room, which is beautifully decorated with a great view. It is a nice size as well and has everything you need, including an aircon (Umhlanga is hot and humid in December!) and a huge super comfy bed. I will definitely recommend... More 

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you do much Celeste- we saw so little of you, but I am please we managed to meet your expectations! Have a lovely 2016 and hope we see you again When you are down this way! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Crooked Tree Cottage no 5 for a couple of days before Christmas, and wow, what a wonderful place! There really is so much to rave about. The unit is fully appointed, King bed, aircon, dstv, hairdryer, fridge, two plate cooker, kettle, microwave, toaster, lock up safe, mirror close to electric points, small dinner table for two, etc... More 

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the extensive review. It is really nice when we get such a great response! I do hope we get to see you again in the future and wish you all the best for 2016! More 

Hamburg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

amazing place, great location, great hosts and super clean rooms, I cant recommend it enough! the hosts were so friendly and very helpful with everything from washing clothes to changing money info. will def return when in durban

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

I always try yo be up to date with everything A guests need and have my hubby to thank for a lot of that and Google for the rest. I am glad we were able to help you with your queries and want to say thanks for the great feedback! More 

Johannesburg, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Excellent value for money. Close enough so that you can walk to the beach, but away from the crowds. I would recommend this venue highly for business stay or a family holiday stay. Helen thank you very much.

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Paulo it was a real pleasure to host you! Thanks for the wonderful review and I hope we see you on your business travels. More 

Ladysmith, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

What a nice place to stay - our hosts were lovely and very helpful. The room was spotless and we enjoyed the accommodation. The breakfast was delicious and we would definitely go back there. Close to Gateway.

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks Marian for the great review. Wish you and your family all the best for the festive season and I hope we see you again! More 

Johanessburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

I got such an awesome experience from the start. Quick response when i was looking for rates. I got the best deal. On arrival, their hospitality was amazing and they took care of me like I was part of their family. I REALLY ENJOYED MY STAY. NB: Breakfast was always Great. Would like to stay at CTC on my next... More 

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Nicodemus. It was a real pleasure to host a coffee expert and learn from you. All the very best and hope we see you again very soon. You will have to organize a few more coffee competitions in the area! More 

Benoni, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Crooked Tree Cottage was an excellent get away. The room was the perfect size with all the necessary features and more. Good value for money as well as friendly and hosts. And not too far from the beach

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Claudio We are happy you were comfy and hope you left feeling relaxed and refreshed. Maybe we will see you again for another holiday break... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

This is an awesome place in the heart of Umhlanga. The Owners make sure that every little detail is perfect and go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. Absolutely love this place and the personal attention.

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Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree Cottage, responded to this review

You are a rare gem Charne - thank you so much. Have a wonderful Christmas and see you next year! More 

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