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Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“ocean breeze”(36 reviews)
“tsogo sun”(67 reviews)
“pool deck”(35 reviews)
Free Wifi
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I had an excellent stay at the Hotel. I always prefer Elangeni Hotel due to its close proximity to the beach. This allows me to wake up in the morning and take a jog on the beach which is refreshing. always nice to start the...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that Elangeni is your hotel of choice when staying in Durban and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

It was my birthday Wednesday on 8 of November we went there for breakfast at ocean breeze restaurants.what a terrible experience I will never recommend to anyone...and I was so disappointed worse on my big day & it was very quietMore

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 19 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for the lapse in service that you received during breakfast. I have shared your feedback with the food & beverage manager, in order that he...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you are looking for value for money, cleanliness and friendliness you should try out the Southern Sun Elangeni. The staff don't just go about their work day actually engage you and seem interested. The morning breakfast view is priceless The rooms are being refurbished...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback I am delighted that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had I not used Tsogo Sun hotels in the past, it would be doubtful that I would be back. My visit left a lot to be desired from dirty bathrooms to arctic temperatures in the conference venues, this particular hotel needs to consider smaller details...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for the lapse in service standards experienced during your stay. I have shared your feedback with the management team, who will address these shortcomings. I...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

It was my first time there what a wow service i got ,the view of the sea the rooms where so clean and beautiful not to mention their breakfast im planning to go again,everyone should consider this hotel when they come to Durban.

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that you had a memorable stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 145 - USD 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#1 Luxury Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 145 - USD 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#1 Luxury Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Vumile M
15 January 2018|
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Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
Lol... 2036
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watie_18
27 December 2017|
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Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
It is not time linked. You get 2 gigs per day as a loyalty card member. Not sure how much without the loyalty card
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watie_18
27 December 2017|
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Response from Mr_MJO | Reviewed this property |
yes the hotel does. ask for a family room. 2 double beds and a lil lounge area. very spacious and off course sea facing if you can get to enjoy the stunning views
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