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Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

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  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

on arrivall nice to see friendly staff who remembered us nice sea faceing room breakfast was top class buffet good choice evening buffet was good but over priced if you need taxi hotel will get you one half price of the ones waiting outsideMore

Thank Selina F
Response from Colin M, General Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Selina F Thank you for a wonderful review on our Hotel. It gives us great joy when our guest appreciates the efforts that we put in to make your overall experience memorable. I will make sure to share your review with our staff. We...More

Reviewed January 10, 2018

Walking distance from the beach and restaurants. Rooms was neat and clean, the bathroom needs a upgrade. The Staff was very friendly and helpful. Needs better parking place. The Breakfast was excellent. Really liked the sea facing view. Will definitely go back, back not when...More

Thank Nealandrie C
Response from Colin M, General Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nealandrie C, Many thanks for your review on our Hotel. We will be doing a soft upgrade of our bathrooms this financial year. We really appreciate your positive review. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at our hotel. Kind Regards,

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

It's true that what you see in one isn't what you get when you arrive. Room 1007 (right after they changed me from 3 other rooms) isn't up to standard. Aircon had a smell of smoke, door didn't close properly, shower has no ventilation, bed...More

Thank Sibahle
Response from Colin M, General Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sibahle, We apologise for the horrible experience. Thank you for bringing this under our attention I will make sure that we action all your points. We've already partnered with U.I.P to ensure the safety of our guest. Thank you for the positive review on...More

Reviewed December 17, 2017

Bathroom not up to standerd. Taps broken, shower not working, bathtub dirty, broken tiles. And what is disappointing is that the pictures on the web looks better than the real life. In good light - The breakfast was very nice. The service was very good...More

Thank Tharien D
Response from Colin M, General Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tharien D Thank you for your review a real pity that the hotel did not meet your expectations. We appreciate your positive feed back on our breakfast and staff friendliness. Many Thanks,

Reviewed September 27, 2017

Previously, on several occasions, and recently (for five continuous days) my business has chosen The Gooderson Tropicana Hotel, to conduct training for small, medium sized and quite large groups of corporate candidates from near and far afield. Every time, we have been delighted with our...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$87 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$87 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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grapejuice1986
December 7, 2014|
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Response from Stuart D | Property representative |
Unfortunately we are not included in the Funatix program
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grapejuice1986
December 7, 2014|
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We are not part of the Funatix program
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Ann H
October 29, 2014|
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My sincere apologies for the delay in my response. There is no shuttle service from the harbour to the Tropicana Hotel however there are several taxi opperators servicing the route. We can also arrange an outsourced shuttle... More
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"sea faceing"
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"Sea facing views"
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"Sea Facing, simply the best, and not noisy. Stunning views"
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"try for 4th floor"
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