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The Saffron House

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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
  • Aug 13, 2018
    “Not friendly or helpful”
  • Dec 12, 2017
    “Yes!”
15 Robbins Road, Salt Rock 4392 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

We stayed here two nights. The rooms were good, clean , and big enough. Our youngest had to sleep on a matrass on the floor. He slept well but an extra cot could have been placed. Breakfast was good but they were clearing the plates...More

Thank Patrick R
Response from Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron HouseResponded August 13, 2018

Hi Patrick, thanks for the review. We are pleased you liked our rooms. I'm afraid a four year old is a little too old for a cot but if you wanted a cot why didn't you ask us? Sorry we cleared the plates too fast,...More

Reviewed December 12, 2017

Very fast response to my inquiry about room availability, and arrangements. Very welcoming and calming reception. Room spacious and the outside pool helped get me relaxed. Ian was so hospitable as to offer me a packed breakfast as I needed to leave too early for...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Impossible to review this place as we didn't get passed the front desk! We had booked for two but then at the last minute had to take an extra child with us. We tried to get hold of saffron to change the booking and eventually...More

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Response from Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron HouseResponded April 14, 2017

Dear Andrew, thank you for taking the time to review our family owned and run guesthouse. You originally booked your stay on 31st March for 02nd April for two adults sharing a twin room via Expedia.com. You then phoned on 01st April to tell us...More

Reviewed March 11, 2017

This is perfect place to stopover on the North Coast, just an hour out of Durban and close to King Shaka International airport. Situated on a quiet road in a residential suburb we had a pleasant and restful night’s sleep at Saffron House, The room...More

Thank Juper
Response from Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron HouseResponded March 13, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We so much enjoyed hosting the both of you and hope we can do so again in the future. Very best regards Ian & Jenny

Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

I stayed two nights at this establishment and I can truly recommend it to anyone. It has the necessary comforts required and is magnificently clean. The host Ian is extremely friendly and really does his best to make you feel at home. As I was...More

Thank 499frikkies
Response from Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron HouseResponded February 1, 2017

thank you for your kind review Frikkie. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope we can accommodate you again in the future. Very best regards Ian

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After traveling throughout Europe and Africa, we settled here in South Africa on the beautiful tropical Dolphin Coast. The Saffron House has all the best of our experiences, attention to detail and private gust ...More areas. Our rooms each have private entrances, modern bathrooms, air-con, mini bar and satellite TV. Stroll back an easy 400m, from the beach and swim in our large pool or relax by our well stocked bar. Breakfast is served outside on our deck. Children welcome, Secure off road parking, close to local restaurants. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$77 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Salt Rock
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$77 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Salt Rock
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Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (8)
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"All rooms are comfortable and roomy"
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"Ask for the rooms by the pool. There are only 2! They are super private, and I fancy the shower in the one on..."
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"Typical B&B"
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"Rooms tucked away at the back of the property."
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