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SUN1 Durban

65 Masabalala Yengwa/NMR Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

If you can only improve the safety of our cars in your parking lot, everything would be okay. The sun1 in pretoria was much better than that one because there was a security available there 24/7. I like sun1 because its prices are reasonable and i want a place to stay in durban in the upcoming months but i am... More 

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Thank MPHO MODISE P
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear MPHO MODISE P, Thank you for informing us of your recent experience at our Hotel. Your disappointment regarding the parking facilities has been noted and we apologise for any inconvenience caused. We can confirm that security is available in the parking area at the hotel from 18h00 – 06h00. We do hope that you will continue to make use... More 

Nelspruit, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We literally made a last minute booking at the Sun1 on our way to Durban over the Easter Weekend. We had a very comfortable stay, the Front Desk Staff was friendly, the room was clean and neat. The only thing that bothered me a bit was the fact that is was sharing a parking lot with the Bus Terminal. I... More 

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SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear BiancaW19, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel and for sharing your experience. Your comments have been noted and are greatly appreciated as they will help us improve the overall guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Thank you Sphiwe. Helpful, kind and very efficient. We were well received, everthing was clearly explained. Rooms were clean and neat. We enjoyed our short stay here. Sphiwe really made our stay pleasant, went out of her way to assist our needs.

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Thank Omphile S
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear Omphile S, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel and for sharing your experience. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and your comments are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

the room was so interesting, tv, nice bed, nice bathroom. the set up was so perfect. they provide enough bedding, enough towel. they also have soap although it doesn't mean you must not bring yours. there is a table for study

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Thank jzdlamini
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear jzdlamini, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and your comments are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

We spent the night at Sun1 Durban on the 28th February we had room 120 and room 224 booked and we are very disgusted with what I experienced. 1. the floor was wet in room 120 after the storm that night. 2 receptionists day shift and night shift are unfriendly and needs some customer care training urgently as they did... More 

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Thank Samantha P
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear Samantha P, Thank you for informing us of your recent experience at the Sun1 Durban hotel. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconveniences experienced during your stay at this hotel. All the concerns you have raised will be addressed immediately by the Hotel Manager who will deal with both the attitude of the staff members and the Security... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Service excellent rooms clean we travelled by bus parking a major problem for busses but for cars no problem we stayed there on a few occations friendly staff especially Nellie enjoyed our stays and in fact we will be booking in again for 3 nights in December.

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SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear shannon499, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel and for sharing your experience. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and your comments are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

Mafikeng, South Africa
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

slept at Sun1 on 6-7 Jan 2016. Sizwe was very rude and undermining. Gave us dirty room and linen, air- con not working. Window can't close slept with open window. Thanks to the lady who worked on 7th.

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Thank 217facebook
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear 217facebook, Thank you for informing us of your recent experience at our Hotel. May we apologise for the various inconveniences you experienced and for having created an unfavourable impression. We consider the points that you have raised very seriously and would like to assure you that this is not the standard on which Sun1 Hotels prides itself. Please accept... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Compliments to simphiwr and sizwe they were very helpful but the day security his job is not to manage kitchen but yo maintain peace and security,its like he like kitchen work that his title work,please get a decent lady to manage the canteen or lichen

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Thank 330annao
SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear 330annao, Thank you for informing us of your recent experience at our Hotel. May we apologise for any inconvenience experienced during your stay. Your comments have been noted and are greatly appreciated. We do hope that you will afford us the opportunity to positively influence your impression of us in the future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The service is the best.the staff where welcoming and friendly through out our stay. The place is too small for three people. I can book to stay for one day alone not more than that. And the place is clean

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SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

Dear matshediso1, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel and for sharing your experience. Your comments have been noted and are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for 3nights, hotel is reasonable nd the Stuff is very friendly. The hotel is very clean and it's nearer to most of the Attractions in Durban. The only problem will be the noise as it is near the bus station but other than that it's the best.

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SUN1-HOTELS, Owner at SUN1 Durban, responded to this review

DEAR tumikiwe Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of our hotel and for sharing your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Sun1 Hotels Management More 

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about SUN1 Durban

Address: 65 Masabalala Yengwa/NMR Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Amenities:
Wheelchair access
Number of rooms: 88
Also Known As:
Formule 1 Durban Hotel Durban
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