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Garden Court Marine Parade

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Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a beautiful place to be next to the beach also next to the shops! M loving the place,I will recommend the place to my friends and also to my business partners,I feelt at home,thank you so much to the staff and management.

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Thank 420pasekam
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are extremely pleased that you had a great stay and you love the location and services offered. We have noted your comment on the wifi and will address this accordingly indeed. Kind Regards John Aritho More 

Witbank, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Garden court Marine Parade made our stay excellent from the service I received at the check in until I left it was excellent. Will recommend friends and family to stay at Garden Court Marine Parade thanks to the Garden Court Marine Parade GM and Team.

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Thank 872sudhirs
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Sudhir, It is a great honour to read your review and know that this wonderful team made your stay a worthwhile one. It gives us the greatest satisfaction that you will spread the word to your friends and family and we look forward to welcoming them with wide arms. We do trust that we shall see your back soon... More 

The Crags, South Africa
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant stay at the hotel, the staying conditions were up to standard.We were visiting for a few daysand the accessibility to the hotel was ideal.The food was great and the menu was good, all that visited the hotel was satisfied as we were a group of 20.

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Thank TheHubPresents
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Guest, What a pleasure it is to read your review and note that your group of 20 people had a great stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to share this important feedback. We are thrilled that we were of service and we are motivated by your comments to do even better and provide quality world class... More 

Pretoria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the facility was above par and service was excellent. i enjoyed myself. my friends were ecstatic about the standard and quality of your rooms. the food was excellent and want to congratulate the kitchen staff especially going an extra length to prepare fish for my brother who is not into red meet. keep it up folks

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Thank Simon L
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Simon, Thank you very much for your fantastic review of GC Marine Parade! I must say that we are thrilled that you had a superb stay and most importantly you had great quality on the quality of rooms and the culinary side too. I shall thank the Executive Chef and his team for enuring that your brother got exactly... More 

Roodepoort, South Africa
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139 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel has been renovated since my last visit and I confirm the value added. The rooms have been refurbished and my room was spacious and had a small fridge, kettle and cups. It also offered amazing views of the ocean. The area around the hotel is tourist friendly and a real hub of activity. I felt safe, but was... More 

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Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Davis, Thank you very much for your accurate review of Garden Court Marine Parade. We are extremely pleased that you found that your stay was great and the Hotel looking good since the extensive refurbishment that we did. The beachfront area is looking great and the views spectacular indeed. We are working closely with the City authorities to assist... More 

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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When travelling for business the least of your problems should be the accommodation. I arrived at the hotel on Sunday to attend the AIDS conf. On arrival they couldn't find my reservation even though I had an accommodation voucher. After this was eventual sorted I inquired about parking as I had a rental car, only to be told that it... More 

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Fiji
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely service at reception, the restaurants and concierge! Room service was great and only till 10pm though and from 1300hrs onwards. No breakfast served to room but you wouldn't want to miss the epic buffet breakfast served which is pretty amazing at dinner too! Spacious rooms with basic amenities and tea and coffee- no mini bar but may be provided... More 

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Thank Litia N
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Litia, Thank you very much for sharing your very valuable feedback. We are very pleased that you had a great stay and the service and quality of food was superb. We have noted your feedback on the wifi and will pursue this to find a better way of resolving this. We do thank you for taking the time to... More 

Sandton, South Africa
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239 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was recently refurbished and this has made a world of difference to the rooms! Each and every room faces the sea - so it was a pleasure to wake up every morning to a beautiful sunrise, go for a walk or a swim if you wanted to. the hotel was very busy during this time for a conference,... More 

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Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear 'Zavahir', It is fantastic to read your review and know that you had a great stay with us despite the busy periods that we have been expreiencing. We do hope that we shall see you back again and again to enjoy this wonderful Hotel facilities, service and location. Kind Regards John Aritho More 

KZN RSANewcastle
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel standard high, rooms are clean and staff very helpful and friendly. Breakfast service is of an excellent standard. Family rooms with twin beds are very spacious. There's good value for money; well managed reward system.

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Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Jabu, It is fantastic to read your superb review. This really encourages us as a team to strive to excell and do better each day. We do hope that we shall see you back soon for another magnificent stay. Kind Regards John Aritho More 

Benoni, South Africa
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175 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 5 days while doing a conference in Durban. The hotel has been refurbished and look nice. I did find that there were insects in my room; the first day I saw one, the second two and the third six. I did report it and I hope that the will do some pest control. The food is a... More 

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Thank HermanK449
Aritho, General Manager at Garden Court Marine Parade, responded to this review

Dear Herman, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback. We are very glad that you had a great stay and the service was up to speed. Nevertheless we have noted the areas where we can do better and we shall surely address to ensure that the Hotel is as flawless as possible. We do hope that we shall have... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Garden Court hotel is situated on Durban’s world-famous Golden Mile. Offering sun-drenched beaches, guests are offered comfort, hospitality and that little something extra. This hotel is at the centre of Durban’s beachfront and offers attention to detail without compromising on the good value that characterises the Garden Court brand. It is the perfect alternative for visitors to this fun seaside city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden Court Marine Parade

Address: 167 Marine Terminal Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: $96 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court Marine Parade 3*
Number of rooms: 351
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