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Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cape Town Central
Reviewed 1 week ago

after reading reviews we were wondering if we had made a mistake no this hotel was very good staff very helpfull from start to check out rooms clean furniture good do with aspurace up ref food use there clipper restaurant good food at a fair price best hotel breakfast in durban stay here you dont need transport just get the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room looked cleaned, but the bedding smelled a little funny. The staff are ok. Parking is across the road, and not very safe. Breakfast was terrible. There is a lot of noise from the outside of the hotel, and we really battled to sleep. Last time for me. Thank you!

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1Thank Mohamed S
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well maintained place with refreshing view of the ocean. My family and I enjoyed our stay, and the staff is ever assisting with friendly faces. We are going to visit Durban again since my family loved the Tropicana Hotel, it will be our home in Durban.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Gooderson Tropcana Hotel is a reasonably-priced hotel located on the "Golden Mile", on the shore. Furnitures and facilities are a bit old but perfectly functional, the place is clean and the sea view is really appreciable. The bar on the ground level serves fresh Castle draught beer. A good place for a short stay.

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Thank jdy752
Bronkhorstspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Booking in where almost an problem. we arive just before 12oclock the night. They told us they don't have space for us they are full booked for the weekend. But we have booked. after about an hour we find an room. Not the room that we have booked for but they move us to an better room for free. So...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The female receptionist on the night of 23/12/2016 was very friendly and competent. She orientated us about the hotel, breakfast times, parking and the nearby attractions. We immediately felt accepted and at home.The family was impressed with the promise kept by the hotel to allocate us two sea facing rooms as we requested. We really enjoyed the sight of the...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Really enjoyed my stay here. The staff was very nice, welcoming and the breakfast buffet was very tasty, The WIFI works better in lobby and business areas but is in serious need of an upgrade in the hotel rooms itself but good that it is free. The hotel is in a prime location with great views of the ocean and...

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1Thank foodie1814
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Where to start? Parking lot across the road is very shady, I parked in front of the hotel one night as my kids were sleeping in the car and it was raining so I had to carry each one to the room, went down to move the vehicle to the parking lot across the road which I had to pay...

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2Thank adamfJ6278VE
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Although it is old I found it very convenient for the business trip. It on the beach front, lovely view and quite. Very close to uShaka Marine world and other entertainment. Rooms are neat and tidy, air conditioner functioned well. The conference room is well equipped and the snacks. refreshments adequate during breaks. You don't have to eat in the...

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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

They really need to close down this hotel and rebuild it from the ground up. Everything is old and dated but worst of all the hotel smells and gives you the feeling of not wanting to touch anything. It's really the worst hotel I have ever been to.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holiday Hotel in South Beach area, 10 minutes from city center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

Address: 85 Marine Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: $118 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gooderson Tropicana Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 168
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
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“try for 4th floor”
selinaf706, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best view of the ocean”
thomasmV8769MP, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a seaview room”
jdy752, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms.”
johannieuwoudt08, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a view”
foodie1814, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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