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uMhlanga Sands Resort

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44 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Ranked #5 of 18 Hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Strand, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for our honeymoon and we couldn't have asked for better. The weather in Umhlanga in June is lovely and warm most of the week we were there, so we could swim and sun bathe almost every day. The adult pool was the best part of this, and also the fact that you exit the hotel property and... More 

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Wilderness, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in room 1412 from 29 May to 05 June 2015. Beautifull setting and overall good experience however, i did not appreciate the dirt stain on the 2nd room carpet, the stain on the coach, single duvet covers that were way bigger than the actual duvets and, stains on main bedroom linnen. Some kitchen cupboard hinges were loose. The... More 

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South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It seems crazy but we are locals who holiday locally (sometimes). Living just outside Durban, Umhlanga is just 20 minutes drive away and we have stayed several times at the UMhlanga Sands. Now what would make us do that? Well, all too often we travel hundreds of kilometers to end up at rubbish place. There is no doubt that Umhlanga... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is lovely, not only by its surroundings but by its wonderful service as well. I was also pleasantly surpised to find that the rooms had a microwave and a fridge. Our holiday experience from this place will linger on as our stay there was very lovely. Totally Awesome!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time in this hotel. It was superb. Very, very memorable. Enjoyable I think to all ages and catergories of people. Most needs can be found under this one roof. Sporting activities galore and planned for day time. I enjoyed the karaoke done by the different artists every night. A must for most average age to old... More 

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Midrand, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I have visited this hotel a couple of times before and it's always sad to leave as it is such a enjoyable hotel. Uninterrupted sea views, new upgraded apartments and restaurants in the lobby. Walking distance to shops. Love the place.

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Hoedspruit, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This resort is consistently excellent on all fronts! From Reception, to the awesome rooms, all with panoramic sea views (the room we were in had a newly refurbished bathroom). The dining & leisure areas are always immaculate, the service for breakfast prompt & these meals are well presented. Staff are attentive & management & supervisors are always on hand. I... More 

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Mkuze, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We had a great stay definitely a place that we will return to, our kids had an amazing time so close to the beach and a pool. The resort was clean and the rooms were very comfortable. The staff was always friendly and helpful.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Luxury apartments, all with seaview. All units are serviced daily, beautiful, white linen and towels. Entertainment program for adults and children and two restaurants on site. We had a great week and loved every moment of our stay. Cannot give any negative comment.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Definitely one of our best holidays yet. Rooms are stunning, with an amazing view! Kids absolutrely loved it. We will definitely be back. A special mention to Vivian and team for the great entertainment! Highly recommend "The Sands"!

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