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City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge

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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Pune, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best hotel near gateway, good ambiance and good facility, you have plenty of restaurants around the hotel so you can just walk down for food. Rooms are very nice and cozy, service is great, best part is that its situated in one of the best area of Durban. All in all a great place to stay

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are absolutely delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are pleased to read your appraisal of our team, services and facilities. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here about a 100 times- and without even one miss, I loved each and every time! Lovely professional staff, parking garage. Hotel is only a few steps away from Gateway shopping. One minuet walk to amazing restaurant. My top choice near Gateway and Umhlanga!

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

It is always lovely to read great reviews from guests who visit us time and time again and please accept our most sincere thanks for your continued patronage of the City Lodge Hotel Group.

Paarl, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for two nights with wife and daughter at this hotel. We arrived a very early because of a very early flight out of Cape Town. The staff was very friendly and efficient and offered to store our luggage while we went to browse the Gateway Shopping Mall across the street. On our return we were accommodated in a...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your fantastic and detailed review of your recent stay with us. It was great to read how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family room. I was not happy with the hotels condition this time around. The bathroom had mold and the carpet looked dirty. The bed linen was clean, but I happened to to find hair on the bed and in the bathroom. The upside is that it's close to Gateway Mall, about 5 minutes walk or less. And...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. Thank you also for your comprehensive review. We pride ourselves on the cleanliness and the overall condition of our hotels, so we are really sorry to hear about your experience. We will certainly bring this to the attention of the hotel’s management. On a more positive note, we’re glad you liked the hotel’s location...

Reviewed March 7, 2017

Awesome location, awesome vibe and awesome service..would highly recommend this hotel and is within walking distance of Gateway Shopping Center and great for when you are travelling solo. The rooms are modern and the breakfast variety is quite good.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Yoemna. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Very good cosy hotel, kids friendly, with a nice and warm pool. Great service and good value for money. Conveniently located in the middle of the Gateway shopping centre area, half way between central Durban and King Shaka's airport......5 minutes from Umhlanga rocks beaches, Oyster Box Hotel and Ile Maurice Restaurant......20 minutes from Ushaka Marine.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive and informative review. We are so glad that you enjoyed the hotel's location and your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Check in was easy and you can do this online. Ask for a quite room if you are fussy about noise. Gateway Mall and surrounding restaurants are literally outside the door of the Hotel. I recommend Beluga Restaurant. The room is clean. In need of refurb as the decor is outdated. Good bed. Good clean pillows. Clean shower. Adequate amenities....

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Nicole. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location and hotel facilities. We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night here whilst touring S.Africa and it was ideally situated for us,across the road is a huge shopping mall,with eating establishments galore! Our room with balcony overlooked the Main Street across to the mall.We had two bedrooms,one with twin beds the other with a double,it really was spacious.Free wifi and safe are included.The breakfast was excellent as...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed January 14, 2017

This is close to Gateway Shopping Centre. You can walk to it. Clean, fresh and nice. Nice Breakfast room and breakfast. Book in advance. Secure parking. Lots of parking. Lots of Restaurants in walking distance. Nice room service from .Italian Restaurant.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Australia
Reviewed January 5, 2017

My partner and I stayed at the City Lodge in early December. The hotel offered a great location, as our aim was to complete some Christmas shopping before we travelled up the coast. The room was a good size, with a lovely bathroom. I found the 'roller door' between the bathroom and bedroom odd, and was difficult to operate. We...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally situated next to the upmarket Gateway shopping and entertainment complex, City Lodge Umhlanga Ridge blends into the surroundings of its modern environment. Durban is just minutes away on the adjacent freeway, as is the city’s international airport. The five-storey hotel is in the heart of the new business district that has emerged in the Umhlanga area. It is also a short drive from Umhlanga’s popular promenade and beach front. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge

Address: 2 Palm Boulevard | P. O. Box 25173,Gateway M.C.P, Umhlanga Rocks 4321, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: $112 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge 3*
Number of rooms: 168
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City Lodge Umhlanga Ridge Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
City Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
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“not next to elevator”
Ankit_Sigtia, 5 days ago | Read review
“Book in advance. Include Breakfast.”
798joeyv, Jan 14, 2017 | Read review
“I would ask if they could provide a quieter room.”
Pamelaebe, Dec 12, 2016 | Read review
“Unfortunately there is no sea here, but full wifi is on ground floor”
nicolenP3252DU, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“They are all good !!”
DannyDavidsson, Oct 29, 2016 | Read review
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