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“Needs to move into the 21st Century” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Margate Hotel

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Margate Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3139 Marine Drive, Margate 4275, South Africa   |  
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Ranked #4 of 5 Hotels in Margate
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“Needs to move into the 21st Century”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

This place has friendly staff, but the rooms are so outdated with old T.V.s & old looking furniture, the bed was big & comfy though. It was very hot & humid on our stay but we had to leave the old air con off as it was too noisy to sleep with it on. The bathroom was not nice at all, something from the 70's even & not very clean, cracked tiles, very old bathtub & shower & it was not cheap. Corridors have obviously recently been re-carpeted & look fine but the rooms need major attention. Breakfast was awful, buffet style & greasy. They even had tinned fruit, blimey, you can buy fresh fruit at nearly every set of lights on the N2, what are they thinking.

  • Stayed January 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Margate Hotel

Address: 3139 Marine Drive, Margate 4275, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Margate
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 5 Hotels in Margate
Hotel Class:3 star — Margate Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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