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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Hi after not going to umhangla for many years we decided to book at the sands . The staff are friendly and try to please . My own error I booked a 4 sleeper for 2 adults and 2 grown children .Not ideal as the kitchen is in the 2nd bedroom. Next time I must book the 6 sleeper ....

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice resort location is excellent and views are to die for.staff are good only problem is the bathroom cleanliness other then that the resort is amazing. I really would recommend it to others that want a week of bliss.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were at the MA Cafe at the Sands. The location is pleasant and the staff were excellent. However the experience left a sour taste as we were charged for a slice of lemon in the water ! Never ever have I felt so unwelcome as the lack of hospitality showed.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good holiday destination. A great place for rest and recuperation from a hard year. The overall service was good - all queries were adequately dealt with eventually to our satisfaction. the room was good and spacious in all areas.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been going there since I was little (my dad has timeshare) and no hotels can compare to Umhlanga Sands. The view is spectacular! You can lie next to the pool en be so close to the sea that it's almost the same as lying on the beach minus all of the sand. They have plenty of activities for young...

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gautange
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i will never go there it is not what it used to be ;accadation not great damp in room smoking was not great u go into a small room .where it smells got no windows and it run by spurs managment not wanting to talk about it

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love that you always know what to expect at Umhlanga Sands. My family and I visit the resort at least 5 times a year. They never disappoint and the staff and always very friendly and helpful. They have family fun activities planned for every day of your stay. Would however be much better if they could accommodate us with...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Umhlanga Sands is a wonderful resort that is always kept up to date with amazing modern rooms. The kids are kept busy with loads of activities and an amzing play area calle Xscape where they are supervised including a on duty lifeguard at the kiddies pool and new waterpark style slides. Was a great and relaxing place for the...

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Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love this family hotel.. I love the Buzzz and the staff really goes out of their way to help you with all your needs Friendly and efficient . I love the sunny rooms and when you open the curtains in the morning y...... the beautiful blue ocean greets you with so much passion... oooh I just love this place

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Reviewed December 17, 2016

It was a very relaxing and peaceful holiday. Wonderful to wake up early morning, 5h00am get dressed and go for a 5km run along the esplanade. Also enjoyed doing the 5km Parkrun on the Saturday morning at 8h00. Very convenient. The esplanade was always spotless and safe. The lifesavers were always on duty and did a great job. We enjoyed...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An idyllic resort located mere steps away from the pristine Umhlanga beachfront, the Umhlanga Sands Timeshare Resort is the perfect location for travellers looking for something out of the ordinary. Sporting easy access to all the major tourist attractions as well as fantastic facilities geared towards holiday activities, the Umhlanga Sands is a perfect destination for families seeking self-catering Timeshare accommodation in KwaZulu Natal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about uMhlanga Sands Resort

Address: 44 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: $30 - $500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — uMhlanga Sands Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 237
Also Known As:
Umhlanga Sands Lifestyle Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
Umhlanga Sands Hotel
Umhlanga Rocks Hotel
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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“if you love to have a happy time and atmosphere... the Umhlanga Sands is the place to be. It is very much family orientated.. awesome”
 of 5 bubbles 661lindi, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“The first 4 floors have balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles Arbel2006, Nov 10, 2016 | Read review
“If travelling with out children take a unit overlooking the adult pool (quieter)”
 of 5 bubbles Andreap800, Nov 6, 2016 | Read review
“stunning sea view sunny balconies”
 of 5 bubbles swanemm, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a sea view, no problems with noise in room”
 of 5 bubbles LINDASGM, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
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