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uMhlanga Sands Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   44 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Ranked #5 of 18 Hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Ajith R Port Shepstone, South Africa
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Port Shepstone, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sands is one of the best resorts in the country. Situated right on the beach, it offers excellent service, is very clean, modern, relaxing and "kid is king" at this resort. It also offers two restaurants for your convenience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 2nd time staying at the sands. My husband grew up going here and his family is still coming back so we came too. They have a timeshare here which is much less expensive than the Caribbean timeshares, so quite popular with people of all ages. The bathrooms are being updated now. The rooms are nice and spacious.... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting the Sands Resort for the past 4 years and were looking forward to our 2 weeks stay this year. However, the entertainment at the family pool has dropped by 100%. Last year all guests (young and old) were entertained the whole day with competitions, challenges, funny dances etc. This year there was only one game/competition played... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I own two weeks timeshare during December at the resort and spend most of my December vacations at this resort during in December with my family. The resort is centrally located and close to shopping centres and the airport. The staff is always friendly and the room is always clean. The sea view is stunning.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived and were told bathroom renovations underway so drilling and banging consistently from 8am to 4pm every day. None had contacted us in advance of our booking ( 6 months ago) to advise us of this (RCI timeshare) . Attempted to escape noise by going outside to pool area (adults only pool area) - got told that no umbrellas possible... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a time share at the sands for a few years now but have usually banked our point to stay at other places but this year we decided to stay there we were not disappoint we asked for a low floor and were given room 119 overlooking the adults pool it was clean and fresh with plenty of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff - from cleaning crew to management. Reception staff particularly made us feel very welcome again. We appreciate the lovely sunny rooms with stunning sea views and pleasant views over the pool and garden areas. Very well situated - Walking distance from some amenities - Close to major shopping centres. Enjoyed the pool programme and other evening activities.... More 

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Lusaka, Zambia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just awesome......... Excellent!, service food and entertainment , I am a regular visitor and cannot wait to go back to the friendly warm hospitable people :)) Highly recommended to anyone! Any age!! Any time!! :)))

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The week's breakaway holiday was everything we could expect, the reason why we return there twice a year. Beautiful ocean view, clean, well equipped and modern rooms make this my favourite resort to visit. I recommend uMhlanga Sands Resort to anyone who would like to have a very relaxed and comfortable value for money vacation at the North Coast of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I am checking out today and i have never experienced such disruptive and noisy staff ... At 7:30 this morning there was construction in the room next to us that we were not notified about ... And till now there is an absolute racket with staff screaming and shouting and making such unecessary noise ...we have complained and the front... More 

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Address: 44 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — uMhlanga Sands Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 237
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#7 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks

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