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Crooked Tree Cottage

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
39 Hilken Drive Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4319 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews rooms are fantastic great hosts a great sea view a king size bed excellent hospitality enjoyed my stay safe parking home away from home guest house location is great rooms are clean easy access business trip spent nights free wifi excellent stay helen
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really nice and well located B&B. It is a really good base to explore Durban if you have your own mean of transportation. The hosts are really caring and helped us a lot designing our stay in South Africa.

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded yesterday

So glad you had a great experience here. Really hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels. Hope to host you again on one of your future trips!

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Crooked Tree was one of the best accommodation that I have ever stayed in. Owner was friendly and very welcoming and would recommend this place to anyone staying in Umhlanga. Accommodation was clean and very well equipped. Awesome experience

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. I hope we can continue to make all of our guests feel welcome. Good luck for 2019

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at Crooked Tree very much. The staff were very friendly and sufficient. Modern, neat and clean rooms. Sea views and a swimming pool .Good value for money. We would definitely recommend this guesthouse to anyone.

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for taking to time to review us and for your kind words. I do hope you will visit again in the future!

Reviewed December 6, 2018

Very nice host that suggested restaurants to go to and offered a different breakfast everyday which was great. Thanks Helen. WIFI conection is good and the bed was comfortable, what more can ou ask for?

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded December 8, 2018

Glad we met your needs and more I hope. Until next time!

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I don’t even know where to begin! My stay here was super amazing. Helen, thank you so much I can’t even begin to express the hospitality I have received. The room was amazing, the breakfast unbelievable. I even received an awesome to go breakfast pack....More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded October 28, 2018

It was a real pleasure to host you and many thanks for taking the time to review us. I hope Joeys is as fun as you were expecting! Until next time.

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Description
Established in November 2005, Crooked Tree Cottage is a 6 room accommodation establishment located in Umhlanga, Durban, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa. Umhlanga is a premier holiday destination and has the More added advantage of being close to some of the business giants located at La Lucia Office Park, Ridgeside (a new development), Gateway and Mount Edgecombe. So we can cater to both the Holiday visitor and Business person alike. There is plenty to do in the area for both types of visitors – beaches, conference centers, restaurants, township tours, kite surfing, mountain biking and most importantly, King Shaka Airport is only 15 min away. Crooked Tree is run by Reinhard and Helen Oehler, both of whom like to take a personal approach to running things. Reinhard is Chief Cook as the breakfasts are his specialty, and Helen runs things in the background, managing bookings, marketing and accounts etc. They both however like to interact with as many of their guests as possible and are often found chatting away at breakfast time. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Golf course
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$73 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$73 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
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Room & Suite (26)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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bobbyj861
September 26, 2018|
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Hi there. Thanks for the message Can you give me rough dates and guests numbers please. Also if you are all adults or adults and children. Kind regards Helen Crooked Tree
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"All the rooms are good"
DebbieVenter
Sep 14, 2018
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"All rooms are fantastic.."
B1497BXnicolem
Apr 18, 2016
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"Best View Ever :)))"
SonyaR2
Feb 24, 2016
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"Room 5 overlooked the pool and had good views."
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Oct 22, 2015
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