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Sylvan Grove Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Will definitely recommend Sylvan grove to anyone wanting accommodation around the Umhlanga area . Had an awesome stay in a beautiful area. Amanda and her staff were great and I will definitely be back.

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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Shaunn Thank you so much for your kind word. What a pleasure to have met you and have you staying with us. So happy that you loved your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back! Kind Regards Amanda & Team

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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Probably the best bed and breakfast in Durban. The rooms are neat and tidy and everything you could need for a stay in Durban. Although not walking distance it is located close to everything you could need and only a short uber ride to most...More

Thank Rebecca K
Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded May 12, 2017

Dear Rebecca Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this nice review and for your kind words. We really appreciate feedback. I am so delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to meet in the near future again!...More

Reviewed December 4, 2017

Loved my stay at Sylvan Grove Guest House. Amanda and crew are world class, always willing to go the extra mile. Peaceful and most importantly, no disturbances. Found my home away from home when I'm in Umhlanga.

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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded December 6, 2017

Hi Kalam Thank you for the kind words. I am happy to hear you loved our place. We look forward to welcoming you back ! Warm Regards Amanda & Team

Reviewed September 21, 2017

Good location, comfortable room, spotlessly clean bathroom, very tasty breakfast, friendly staff and helpful manager. Complimentary tea and coffee, fridge with honesty bar, microwave oven, plates and cutlery, free wifi and secured parking make your stay so much more comfortable !!!More

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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded September 22, 2017

Dear Doninique We are so happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us ! Thank you for taking the time to write us this review. We really appreciate feedback so we can see where we can improve. Hope to welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed August 12, 2017

We only had one night here, but the service and rooms were fabulous. Definitely worth an extra day. Our host could not be more helpful with providing a takeaway breakfast as we had a very early flight. Luxurious!More

Thank SonjaB60
Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded August 13, 2017

Dear Sonja Thank you for taking the time to us a a review and thank you for your kind words. It makes me happy if my guests enjoyed their stay with us. We really hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Microwave
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Pool
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Price range
$94 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$94 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Stephanie D
April 9, 2016|
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Hi, we are 20 min drive from the airport
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"Ours was wonderful and I would assume they would all be the same - fabulous."
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"All rooms are excellently placed and are very quite."
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"We stayed in room 2 which has a sea view."
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"My ground floor room overlooked the pool and gardens"
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