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Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

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Vaalpark
Reviewed today NEW

We received the best service. My kids and I had a very good time. All our needs were met. the room was clean, linen was also very clean. The staff was very friendly and helpful all the time. The hotel eas very clean.

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Thank masalar2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed today NEW

our service was disappointing - 0826980464 the poor toilet cistern was constantly overflowing dispute them fixing it in the old end i fixed it myself as shown on YOUTUBE. I was kept awake twice cause of this its really bad.

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Thank rukshanal
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's was been à pleasure again to be in your hotel, iT was funny to take the bikes and see the coasters from north to south. The staf in the hall is always Nice and help-full, thanks! Of you want to see Durban and you want acsave feelings, iT is à very good hotel!

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Thank Cneel L
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel really delivers on their promise of great views, great hospitality and great food! The fitness centre is well equipped, but the air conditioning was not working, so it was rather hot inside. Best to go outside for a jog in this case... Breakfast is really nice and you can feel that the staff take pride in their tasks....

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Thank Amanda B
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Over All a pleasant Stay. JUDY at Vigour and Verve was always helpful and polite. Clean Rooms and good value for Money. Beach is across the road which is a plus. Breakfast at Elangeni at the Pool deck is the best place to eat, with staff being helpful and friendly. Maharani Breakfast at Vigour and Verve, Not so Much.

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Thank mdindar
johanesburg
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

what an 5 star experience a huge thank you to all the staff at the hotel will only use this hotel in future and a huge thank you for the gentlemen that assist us on Sunday at the V&A at the maharani I lost the paper with your name on it but I told you that I will give you...

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1Thank saliemb
Alberton, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The location is fabulous close to the beach with beach facing rooms. Disappointed by the carpet in room it looks old and needs to be changed. The hotel staff were excellent with the service and my kids enjoyed the stay

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Thank Patrick D
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our accommodation was clean, and comfortable with a breath taking view. The service was great at all times. Staff were friendly. The second floor swimming pool is sparkling with breakfast on the deck outstanding.

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Thank Clive L L
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay. Everything was to expectation. I was totally comfortable. The people at the hotel were very helpful. I would highly recommend a stay at the hotel.as the staff made it pleasant and food was good.

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is great the staff are always friendly I only wish they had a valet service for parking, but otherwise lovely hotel and great facilities. The sea views are amazing kids saw dolphins and really high waves

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Radiating energy and elegance across the Golden Mile, Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani invites you to take your place in the sun. From the stylish bedrooms with breath-taking sea-views to the variety of restaurants and recreation facilities, visitors can look forward to the vibrancy, colour and culture of Durban's premier hotel destination offering more choice than ever before, from service and hospitality through to accommodation and dining. Absolutely everything under one sun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

Address: 63 OR O R Tambo Parade | North Beach, Durban 4001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: $186 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani 4*
Number of rooms: 449
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Elangeni Durban
Elangeni Hotel Durban
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Durban
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
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“Rooms on the south side”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High floor to the beach side”
 of 5 bubbles herbertfweber2016, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for floors 4 to 20 sea view; south facing rooms will give a poor glimpse of the sea!”
 of 5 bubbles 151christophers, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher the better.”
 of 5 bubbles Twickenham_12, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors for quietness and brilliant view.”
 of 5 bubbles drymcassim, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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