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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Benoni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well done as usual to the management of Umhlanga Sands. you run a top class resort! The Guest Braai is not perfect, but the arrangements work in light of the layout of the resort. when the bathroom revamp is complete, the resort will be fantastic.

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had the most amazing holiday at "The Sands". There is something for everyone and the staff go out of their way to ensure guests are happy and comfortable. We have been going for over 10 years and it only gets better!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Wonderful family getaway. Best place to relax. Friendly staff. Fun for kids. Lots of entertainment. This is my 10th time I have been to umhlanga sands and it won't be my last. The kids had a blast. Great sea view. Safe for long walks on the beach.

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Klerksdorp, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our best stay in Umhlanga Sands to date! Attentive and polite service, a fabulous room with such a lovely view and a nice atmosphere in the hotel. A problem with the aircon was sorted promptly and efficiently, which was appreciated immensely! The pool areas were nicely maintained. Loved the foodie spots in Umhlanga - divine restaurants - all nearby. Had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say one of the best places to stay in Durban . This was the 3rd time I've been to Umhlanga sands and all I can say is.. its amazing. From the moment you enter till the time you depart there's always someone to try and make sure your stay better. A special thanks should go to the... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second week that we have stayed here and we like the comfortable beds and high levels of cleanliness. The views north along the beach are outstanding. The hotel resort is well located with a 2.3km promenade outside its beach entrance. We chose not to eat there and we did not attend the evening entertainments – other than one trip to... More 

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Jhb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 6 sleeper unit we had on the 1st floor had a perfect balcony with stunning views for meals and relaxing, 2 beds each with their own bathroom means everyone has their own space and the resort has heaps of activities for the whole family so no ones bored. In the area there are also lots of attractions including golf,... More 

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Kriel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Wonderful place to stay, very clean very comfortable, the beach is clean and very close. The daily activities was enjoyable. Staff is friendly. The bad things about the place is: One cannot cook or prepare anything to eat inside the apartment. So it can not be called self catering. You have to eat in one of their restaurants. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful week in UMhlanga, as usual, clean & well serviced, friendly staff & the best location on the north coast. Conveniently close to Gateway Mall for shopping and theatres. Nature trail proximity a big plus.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check in is a bit chaotic.To top that we called 3 days before check in to request two rooms next to each other as we had hired two units. We had decided to treat my wife's elderly parents and she needed to be close to them as they require attention .I spoke to Hlengiwe in reservations to ask if she... More 

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