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al Marrakesh Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Hilary Drive, Ballito 4420, South Africa
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Ranked #9 of 23 Ballito B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Pongola
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got what I paid for and a bit more. Very attentive staff. The bed was very comfortable. All that was a bit confusing was the coffee plunger one day without a teaspoon, then the next a teaspoon and no plunger.

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Johannesburg, Gauteng
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I had a very peaceful stay at al Marrakesh, check-in was very easy, and I was never bothered by any staff. Reception was friendly, and I would definitely recommend al Marrakesh as a means of accommodation.

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Caoe Town
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

My husband and I attended a reunion in Natal and flew from King Shaka airport so decided to stay in Ballito. We found a delightful guest house called Al Marrakesh Guest House straight out of the Arabian Knights. We were welcomed by a young lady who showed us around and as it was a Sunday she went off duty and... More

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Recently we spend three days at this b/b. This was our 2nd visit and just as good as the first. It is so comfortable, all the equipment (kettles, microwaves, etc etc) are of the highest quality. Beds, bedding so luxurious...but the cream on the top was the staff. They were pleasant, helpful, and ready to see to our smallest need...I... More

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AlMarrakesh, Manager at al Marrakesh Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, Thank you for the lovely review, we are pleased to hear that you had a nice and relaxing stay at Al Marrakesh Guest House. It was great meeting you and we look forward to host you again! Kind regards, Valentina of Al Marrakesh Guest House More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Thank you for the beautiful place and the relaxing stay, we had a fantastic time!The room was comfortable and we loved the stylish Morrocan decor.The guest house is a quiet and peaceful place - home away from home.The staff was extremely helpful and friendly and went the extra mile to make us feel comfortable;It was our first time in Ballito... More

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AlMarrakesh, Manager at al Marrakesh Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Masikiti, Thank you for the lovely review, its a pleasure to hear how our guests enjoyed their vacation at al Marrakesh; We look forward to hosting you in the future! From al Marrakesh Management More

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

The room was nicely decorated and clean but expensive. We were quite disapointed to see how dirty the pool was (it looked like a health hazard) and mentioned that also to the owner. The additional fact that a dog in the neighbourhood was barking the whole night made the stay not as relaxing as we hoped for.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013 via mobile

No doors to bathrooms No breakfast included No Internet Dirty Rats in room Not enough parking Staff not trained Pool leaked and had 1/4 amount of usual water 8 TV channels Website is misleading. We left the place a day early , as it was unbearable. Could have stayed in a hotel for less and received more.

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Durban
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

I was surprised to read the other reviews after our pleasant stay. I think people need to remember that after all, this is a suburban B+B, not the Holiday Inn :) I had a wedding in Ballito and had avoided booking accommodation as everything I saw was very overpriced, for what looked like someones badly decorated spare room. At the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

We booked this accommodation after looking at the pictures and were really disappointed. While the room was large we booked or 3 people - a single and a double only to find we were all in one room with only a curtain separating off the bathroom. The pool was dirty and un-usable. The room not all that clean. It was... More

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Magaliesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Checking their website, my wife booked digs for us at Al Marrakesh Ballito as the pics looked beautiful, intimate & exotic & the rates, slightly above par suggested something a bit special. The website leads one to believe this is an exotic, peaceful place Moroccan style. We arrived, met the on duty manager & were pressed to pay up front... More

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Additional Information about al Marrakesh Guest House

Address: Hilary Drive, Ballito 4420, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ballito
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — al Marrakesh Guest House 4*
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