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    The Waterfront Hotel and Spa

    40 Mahatma Gandhi Road | Durban Point Waterfront, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    • Excellent27%
    • Very good34%
    • Average17%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible11%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    While the overall experience was pleasant certain aspects never met my expectations ... sheets torn ... lift buttons not working and the lack of enough milk cartons in the bedroom. The location to uShaka is excellent but not close enough for general shopping

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed in this hotel for 3 nights.The hotel architecture looked like was built on old building. Good views of waterfront from the hotel.Looks Impressive from outside but inside room setup felt like for only business stays, Not for luxury or family friendly rooms. Bathroom door...More

    Thank BikTravel01
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hotel is clean but the service is terrible, from the staff to the food, amenities and atmosphere. Not value for money, the hotel is overpriced for the standard of service offered. I would not refer anyone there and I will not be returning there...More

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    Response from JacoSV, General Manager at The Waterfront Hotel and SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued I hope you well and in good spirits. Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback about our hotel and your experience. Please be assured that this is not the standard that we endeavor to uphold. We have...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Good for a shot stay.Rooms are not very spacious.Its located walking distance from USHAKA Ocean world and Durban beach.If you are a vegetarian you will have to look for a restaurant outside as they don't serve the same.Other nearby places to visit are the Mall....More

    Thank Rajeev K
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The bathroom smells like urine, we specified one double bed instead we got two single beds! The staff at reception was extremely rude! I couldnt wait to leave! The breakfast was terrible, the fruit salads were left standing in the open with nothing covering them...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 73 - USD 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Bathroom (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Sheets torn and not enough milk cartons"
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    "Opt for high floors"
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    "The family rooms are very small. You trip over the sleeper couch they provide for kids. If you are travelling..."
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    "The rooms are dirty, the bathroom smells like urine and the water was cold! Nobody likes paying to get a cold..."
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