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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed October 11, 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed at the hotel on 12 August, Room nr 3. We had had a long drive, and just wanted to rest, our sheets smelt of dust. I'm not sure if this is a problem through out the hotel, or only our room, but from the minute we walked in, the overbearing smell of humidity and disgusting...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed April 22, 2016

i stay here during my visit to durban as its bang opposite to the place of my meetings, a good homely environment, irony is there is no staff in the evenings except a superb night guard who is quite helpful however is unable to assist for queries like wifi details or any other requirement as he is a night guard....

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed February 22, 2016

The 4 star rating is misleading - there are things about the hotel which are positive, like the spa bath and the friendly staff but overall, everything looks a little sad and run down. If some attention was given to fixing up small things and ensuring an improved level of comfort I would recommend giving them another chance. This time...

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1Thank WendyN1604
Reviewed January 30, 2016

A comfortable and relaxing overnight stay at this hotel with my husband and 3 year old son. The location is great. Conveniently situated across the road from Musgrave Centre. Plenty of choices of restaurants and entertainment within easy reach. Loved the newly renovated bathrooms complete with our own private jacuzzi. Breakfast was very basic but sufficed. Overall a nice place...

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Thank Ashina R
Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place. 5 star bathrooms. Peaceful and friendly staff. Comfortable place really, better than what you see in the pictures. Very clean. Musgrave mall is across the road .security is good, Mr Ngcobo watched our cars every night.

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Thank enoch b
Reviewed September 28, 2015

So I booked here through bookings.com. The website is old and from I can tell from a previous owner. All the reviews bar the last one are true. No wifi, kettle is hidden in the cupboard, the mini fridge smelt like vomit as it has clearly been off for some time, there wasn't even a chair in the room at...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed August 19, 2015

For the price, this is a great value for money. The manageress, Raeesa welcomed us and showed us around, she even recommended a few spots around Durban to visit. I particularly enjoyed that for once, I could eat everything at breakfast as all the food was halaal.The garden was small, but the kids loved the fake grass and swing. Staff...

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3Thank AdrenalGland
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed July 31, 2015

No hotel WiFi. Seriously?? Spa bath not working, and hotel manager insisted on telling me several times (on the phone) that it worked for the previous guest. And how exactly does that help me? She was more invested in making excuses instead of hearing me and trying to make it right. I arrived after 7pm to find no-one who could...

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2Thank LindaLion
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Really bad lack of maintenance. Bad attitude lamp shade held together with masking tape, torn sheets and curtains. Broken air conditioning and it was 38deg C. Dirty common areas with broken benches. Unattended by any staff because it was Xmas. Can't believe it has 4 stars??? Bathrooms were nice but had a leaking pipe under basin.

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1Thank Glynda K
Randfontein
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Terrible terrible !!! The manager has a terrible attitude towards staff and guests Room is extremely dirty with holes in curtains, toilets that are leaking, stained floors and coutches ... breakfast is awful and there is almost nothing to eat exept eggs .... room cards almost never work wont go back ever again !!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This charming boutique hotel is set back from the road in Durban’s tree-lined Berea, and lies within walking distance of the upmarket Musgrave Centre. Easy access to the freeway and close proximity to the airport make this the ideal venue for a business stopover or for a leisurely getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Oaks Boutique Hotel

Address: 17 Silverton Road | Musgrave, Durban 4309, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: $57 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Silver Oaks Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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