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Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa

Old Main Road, Pennington 4184, South Africa
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hong kong
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116 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just love this place. Very tastefully renovated in keeping with the existing buildings. Very friendly efficient staff work in a great atmosphere. Well worth eating dinner in the main dining room. Good choice of wine, a limited menu but very tasty food. The massage I had in the Spa was great. Lovely to walk around the well kept gardens. The... More 

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Thank fundi8
First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post this fantastic review. I was extremely happy to read you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully we will become your destination of choice for your next get away, summer is around the corner so you need to come back and enjoy the pool area !!! . I look forward to welcoming you back.... More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Selborne this weekend, celebrating my birthday. Goodness was I blown away! The staff is super friendly, the spa treatment was beautiful, and the food....WOW!!! Definitely coming back again!!

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Nqobile, Thank you for taking time to post the review. I was pleased read that you enjoyed your birthday with us & our facilities. I am hoping to welcome you, your family & friends in the not to distant future back to Selborne Golf Estate Hotel & Spa. May you have many more years of health & happiness. Regards... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The newly renovated rooms are five star and very private, wonderfully situated within the beautiful golf estate and very spacious. The staff were all so friendly and welcoming. Nice running route in and out the estate. We will definitely be back, thoroughly enjoyed our weekend there.

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, Thank you for taking time to post the review. I was pleased to see you enjoyed your stay with us & the Estate in general. I am looking forward to welcoming you back in the not to distant future. Kind regards, Andrew Young General Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

I booked a room at the last minute when I had unfinished business in the area and was pleasantly surprised by the standard of the facilities, helpfulness and courtesy of staff and comfort of my spacious room. The outlook from my large patio area in a ground floor cottage was lovely and almost forest like. Sleep was great in the... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jenny, Thank you for taking time to post this review. I was happy to see that you enjoyed your rather short stay with us! Next time you will have to spoil yourself & spend a few extra days with us. I look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Andrew Young General Manager More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

I was surprised by my children with an overnight stay at Selborne for Mothers Day. On arrival I was welcomed by Molly and then shown to a garden suite which is beautifully furnished with its own luxurious bathroom. The chocolates on the bed were a nice touch. The meals at the hotel were delicious and the service excellent. The hotel... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post the review. I was pleased to read you enjoyed your Mothers Day weekend spoil with us and that the Hotel & staff exceeded your expectations. Your comments will be shared with all the staff. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Hotel. Kind regards, Andrew Young General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked into the hotel for a night. We were warmly greeted and from the time we checked in we were treated as very special guests. Our room was wonderfully clean and very comfortable. We ordered bar service which arrived promptly, later we enjoyed a delicious meal in the hotel restaurant. This hotel goes above and beyond,... More 

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Thank Gail S
First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gail Thank you for taking time to post this review. I was pleased to read you had an enjoyable stay & we exceeded your expectations. I am looking forward to welcoming you & your husband back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Andrew Young General Manager More 

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

A superb facility. When u arrive the bellhop is there with his trolley. Registration is quick and pleasant and the receptionist is very attentive to your needs. If fact all the staff are there to assist you in a very pleasant way. The room was spacious and luxurious with a magnificent bathroom which was well designed, We did not eat... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Warwick , I appreciate you taking the time to post the review. I am happy we lived up to your expectations in terms of service & the compliments you made regarding the staff have been noted. I look forward to welcoming to back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Andrew Young General Manager More 

Amanzimtoti, South Africa
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Selborne is an awesome estate. Safe and secure. Excellent up market villas to rent at attractive prices. And the cherry on the cake is the golf, the course is out standing and well maintained ,Golfers paradise with all the advantages for the fame. Staff are well mannered and very attentive. The only downer was that the hotel food was poor.... More 

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Thank Ken T
First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ken, Thank you for taking time to write the review. I was disappointed to read you were not happy with the food , I will be discussing the issues you raised with my Food & Beverage team. I am hoping you will return & experience good quality food on your next visit. Thank you also for the compliments for... More 

hong kong
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116 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been here for meals many times in the past, sometimes good and sometimes not so good. However we keep coming back as this place is still worth visiting. We had dinner which was excellent. Well presented food, good choice of wine and a lovely atmosphere in the dining room. Don't miss out. I can't think of any other... More 

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Thank fundi8
First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Fundi, Thank you for choosing to have dinner with us and taking time to post the review. We are constantly looking at ways of improving our service & making sure are Guests needs are taken care of. I am pleased you enjoyed it and have seen an improvement, we want to ensure that you always have a fantastic meal... More 

Durban, South Africa
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my hubby and two kids who are 5 and 10yrs. old in the garden rooms which have an inter-leading door. Rooms were clean and neat and we each had our own private patio area. Our rooms were very close to the swimming pool but we were not disturbed by any noise emanating from the pool area.... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to post your review on Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure hosting you & your family at Selborne . Thank you for bringing the maintenance issues to my attention. The electrician was here yesterday the tripping issue has been resolved . We have made contact with our Aircon repair company they will be... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the beautiful and sunny Natal South Coast, The Selborne Hotel, Spa & Golf Estate is located in the charming seaside town of Pennington. Decorated in elegant colonial style, the hotel has its own unique character of old world charm and discreet personalized service. With its landscaped grounds, manicured fairways, coastal forests and ocean views, it is one of Southern Africa’s iconic luxury estates. The award winning, PGA rated 18-hole golf course is a superb masterpiece. The number of golfers that return year after year stands testimony to Selborne’s reputation as one of the country’s premier courses. Relaxing and rejuvenating are “par for the course” in this picture perfect estate that offers guests the complete luxury experience; warm and friendly staff; tempting culinary delights; championship golf course with country club; and revitalizing Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa

Address: Old Main Road, Pennington 4184, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pennington
Price Range: $58 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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