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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We stayed 2 nights at Rosetta House in the Paprika room which has its own entrance, en suite bathroom, an additional sitting/work room and generous space. This was our second visit after 4 years and it is great to see that this wonderful establishment has kept its extremely high levels of standard over the years. The attention to detail is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Since the first time I stayed at the Rosetta House, I have felt completely comfortable. I will not stay anywhere else when I am in Durban. I have stayed there so often that by now I have had the pleasure of staying in all the rooms - each lovely and unique in its own way with an ensuite bathroom. Everything... More 

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Such good value for money. Room was tastefully decorated, tidy and clean, even a fussy guest would be pleased. Lovely English breakfast in beautiful garden setting. Restaurants and street café within walking distance. Safe parking and situated in a good neighbourhood.

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Billingham, Teesside
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I travelled to South Africa as a lone visitor for the Comrades Marathon 2016 and the level of assistance, service, friendliness, cleanliness and quality of this establishment is second to none. From my initial email enquiry through to checking out, Lee and Bill were the consummate professional hosts with the added air of friendliness that is so difficult to find.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

The location is perfect. You can walk at night to bustling Florida Road and it's easy access to everything in the city. Beautiful grounds...very comfortable rooms and the best breakfast ever at a B&B or hotel. And the price was very reasonable for the kind of service and amenities.

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Galveston Island, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Three of us traveled from the US to Durban in March. Durban was ok but the Rosetta House made up for all that Durban lacked. We had the guest house in the back of the of the main house and the walk through the gardens to get there was lovely. The guest house had 2 bedrooms, ensuite bathrooms and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I spent the past long weekend at Rosetta House in Durban, Lee and Bill were wonderful hosts and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Lee's breakfasts are awesome and my room was lovely. I felt safe and secure as a female on my own and I was delighted at how close I was to the stadium where I needed to be... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

As returning guests unfortunately we only had time to stay one night at Rosetta House in the room Paprika. This room is on the ground floor of the main house with its own private patio area. Having stayed at Rosetta House two years ago in the room Pistachio in the garden, we knew if we returned to Durban that we... More 

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Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My husband, Frank travels a lot and always prefer to stay at B&B as it feels more homely. He wants to complement and thank Lee for the divine breakfasts early every morning. Bill and Lee made him feel at home and very special. The garden is beautiful and the rooms very comfortable. A home away from your own home. Thank... More 

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

We stayed at Rosetta House for one night during our honeymoon, and we couldn't have been happier: a warm welcoming by the most charming hosts Lee & Bill, a beautiful room, cosy and immaculately clean, access to a kitchen & fridge, set in Lee's marvellous garden, in a quiet neighbourbood and at walking distance of the nice restaurants on Florida... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Please remove Rosetta House listing as the guesthouse closed on 31st August,2016. The property has been sold,we have retired & the house will revert to a private residence. We continue to receive telephonic enquiries in response to our listing and this is proving inconvenient to guests. We have requested discontinuation at least 5 times & would appreciate follow through. With thanks & regards Lee & Bill McGaw,Owners ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rosetta House

Address: 126 Rosetta Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel Class:4 star — Rosetta House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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