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175 Snell Parade North Beach, Durban 4001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights, check in was efficient, Felicity explained everything, big up to her. My huge disappointment was, some of the windows were not opening and some of the lights were not working. There was no bath mat in the bathroom but there...More

Thank Mahlaba_Themba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely hotel right on the beachfront (North Beach). Easy access to everything and anything within walking distance to everything around you, you would want to see and experience. Beautiful clean spacious room on the 17th floor with a magnificent view. excellent room service. Fantastic...More

1  Thank Leonilda K
Response from BlueW, Guest Services Liaison at Blue Waters HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay. We are thrilled to hear you had a Good stay, and enjoyed the Prime location with Beautiful Ocean Views. We are also thrilled to hear you enjoyed the Breakfast Buffet served in our Versailles...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was very clean. The assistance at the reception/service desk was very hands on. Staff very friendly. Walking distance to the beach, sun coast casino. Breakfast very good with a variety food to choose.More

Thank vijanthip
Response from BlueW, Guest Services Liaison at Blue Waters HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay. We are thrilled to hear that you had a lovely stay with us and the amazing service and treatment that you received during your stay with us. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue waters hotel is just next to the beach, with access of public transport, taxis and bus to move around Durban. Walking distance to wild coast sun casino. The hotel is good except the check in TIME!!!! Not sure if the delay its due to...More

Thank M.c S
Response from BlueW, Guest Services Liaison at Blue Waters HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the Prime Location of the Hotel. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed our Versailles Restaurant. We have reported the matters mentioned to the relevant departments. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most exceptional experience hotel stay i have had. In a word "personal". What an awesome vibe here. An intense buisness schedule was transformed when i got back to the Blue Waters Hotel. Service with a smile. Personal service. And the food was...More

1  Thank Discover819932
Response from BlueW, Guest Services Liaison at Blue Waters HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay. We are thrilled to hear that you had a lovely stay with us and the amazing service and treatment that you received during your stay with us. We...More

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Description
The Blue Waters Hotel is a three star beach front hotel located on Durban's famous Golden Mile in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The Blue Waters Hotel specializes in offering the best accommodation at More affordable rates to corporate business, honeymooners, sports teams, groups and holiday makers alike. We also specialize in hosting unforgettable wedding receptions. We have a number of wedding venues to choose from depending on the size of the function required. The hotel offers business conference and function facilities for small to large events. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
262
Price range
$52 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Waters Hotel Durban
,
Blue Waters Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
262
Price range
$52 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Waters Hotel Durban
,
Blue Waters Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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Room & Suite (115)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (22)
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Ketshepile M
July 8, 2018|
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"Rooms far from the lifts!!"
965mcs
2 weeks ago
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"Sea View is a great choice."
Durbanite_1983
Jul 9, 2018
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"Go elsewhere"
mckent
Jun 12, 2018
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"Sea facing rooms have balconies but noise from Marine parade can be quite loud."
GrahamP19
May 2, 2018
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