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    Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

    85 Marine Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent8%
    • Very good26%
    • Average34%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible15%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    Previously, on several occasions, and recently (for five continuous days) my business has chosen The Gooderson Tropicana Hotel, to conduct training for small, medium sized and quite large groups of corporate candidates from near and far afield. Every time, we have been delighted with our...More

    Thank dionysus2015
    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    all in order, warm friendly staff. No issues encountered. Will be back and will let friends and family know. Right on the doorstep to the beautiful durban beaches. On durbans golden mile close to all amenities

    Thank Warren B
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    To all the management, staff, cleaners and everyone else involved at the Tropicana hotel, well done. In all my years of attending the Indaba, I have always only stayed at the Tropicana Hotel. Service is excellent, rooms airy and clean. As for the buffet breakfast...More

    2  Thank Cheryl P
    Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

    Greetings Cheryl, Thank you most sincerely for posting such a favourable review on TripAdvisor. I am thrilled that you, once again, had an enjoyable stay with us. It was a pleasure having you here with us over Indaba and we are glad that you are...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

    The hotel needs a lot of work. Being in such a prime spot the hotel is not well maintained. Our first day the shower didn't work and manager still tried to convince us to remain in the room by claiming they were fully booked -...More

    Thank Ruhee C
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    On the first night the fan outside fell out of its mounting and started making a terrible noise. Staff had to climb outside to fix it. No hot water for 3 days. No Wifi even though it was advertised. Room was smelly and old and...More

    1  Thank meg201778
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 84 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    grapejuice1986
    8 December 2014|
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    Response from Stuart D | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we are not included in the Funatix program
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    grapejuice1986
    8 December 2014|
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    Response from Stuart D | Property representative |
    We are not part of the Funatix program
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    Ann H
    30 October 2014|
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    Response from Stuart D | Property representative |
    My sincere apologies for the delay in my response. There is no shuttle service from the harbour to the Tropicana Hotel however there are several taxi opperators servicing the route. We can also arrange an outsourced shuttle... More
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    "Sea Facing, simply the best, and not noisy. Stunning views"
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