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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   16 Manaar Road, Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Ranked #1 of 41 Umhlanga Rocks B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Augsburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately we only stayed one night at Manaar House, we could have easily stayed longer. Jack is a great host and very helpful whenever there was a question. He gave us great tips for a perfect stay at Umhlanga and we were a bit sad that we had to leave after only one night. Manaar House is tastefully decorated and... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We spend two nights at the Manaar House, the owners are great and tina organized everything. Its a very friendly stay and the garden and the jacuzzi is great. We will come back once again. Cheers Markus, Carina and Bianca.

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Peel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

What a wonderful place this is. Forget the big hotels they have no chance of providing the same hospitality, comfort and service the Manaar Hotel provides. Umhlanga is a brilliant place to stay with lots to do and great places to eat.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We stayed at the Manaar House for only 2 nights and would loved to have stayed longer. The setting was beautiful, calm and extremely comfortable. Our hosts, Tina and Wayne were both very thoughtful and helpful in helping us plan our local itinerary.

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Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We stayed at Manaar House 3 days and we had a wonderful time. The breakfast was delicious, and the decoration of the house gave us the feeling being at home. Tina and Wyne were very helpful in providing us with any information we needed. Many Thanks for that. We will definitely recommend Manaar House to our friends and other visitors.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The warm greeting from Tina and Wayne was the beginning of a wonderful few days in Umhlanga. We stayed in the suite which had a lovely sitting area with spectacular orchids. The location of the B&B (away from the beach) was close enough for a quick drive yet away from the busy tourist area and wind. The highlight was the... More 

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ManaarHouse, Manager at Manaar House, responded to this review

Wayne and I were thrilled to read your review! We take a huge amount of pride in our breakfast preparation and service. Peace and tranquility is what Manaar House is all about and it was an absolute pleasure to host you both! We look forward to your return visit. Best wishes Tina and Wayne. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We arrived quite late from a long-haul flight from London and couldnt have been made more welcome. Our bedroom was very comfortable and the breakfast very good. We were given advice on where to visit on our way to the mountains. A lovely stay.

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ManaarHouse, Manager at Manaar House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review of Manaar House! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and just as important that you had a good rest before commencing your holiday in our beautiful country. Kind regards, Tina and Wayne More 

Royston, Hertfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed at Manaar House for one night prior to flying to Cape Town. We thoroughly enjoyed our brief stay. Jack and Mark were the perfect hosts. Our room was self contained and very well equipped. It was beautifully decorated and furnished. The guest house is situated in a peaceful part of Umhlanga Rocks, Durban and within ten minutes of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We spent a night at Manaar House, we received a very warm and friendly welcome from Wayne and Tina. Manaar House has a fantastic tranquillity about it and set in a quiet neighbourhood, with a beautifully lush garden and pool. The rooms are immaculately clean, and the service and breakfast were fantastic. Thank-you for the peaceful stay.

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ManaarHouse, Manager at Manaar House, responded to this review

Thank you for your complimentary review, which we really appreciate. We are pleased that you enjoyed the peace and tranquility at Manaar House - this is what so many of our guests comment on. We sincerely hope that you will return in the near future for rest and relaxation. Kind regards, Tina and Wayne More 

Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It is a very lovely b&b, like staying at someone's villa but totally private. Jack and Mark are wonderful hosts. They gave excellent suggestions for dinner and and after drink, and mark even gave us a drive around the little village before dropping us off at our choice of dinner place. Their pool and verandah made a beautiful relaxing place... More 

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Address: 16 Manaar Road, Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
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Hotel Class:4 star — Manaar House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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