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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated close to the main Umhlanga beach, this centre is well worth a visit. An array of exclusive shops, and a great assortment of restaurants. Also to be found in the centre is a large Food Lovers Market. If you are not lucky enough to find street parking there is plenty of paid undercover parking,

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Durban South Africa
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Another lovely venue to wander around. Well appointed and easy access. Useful shops abound and a plethora of new restaurants to while away time in, with great ambiance.The setting for some of the restaurants is world class.

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Pearls level 2 unit 7 Pearl Dawn. It had 3 bedrooms and three bathrooms , fully equipped kitchen and an inviting sea facing living area. It is well located with full views of the seaboard , the famous bridge and the lighthouse. Downstairs there's a mall with Food lovers Market , clothing stores and restaurants. It...

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

My apartment had the most stunning balcony leading out over the pool and the ocean. I was thrilled with the natural light from the floor to ceiling windows and how modern the amenities are. Security and staff on site were friendly and it was so convenient being attached to the mall with a Food Lovers and amazing little coffee shop...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the Pearls shopping area which has recently opened .Several shops still to open Had cappuccinos at African Roots on the first level which were excellent Were able to find parking in the street but there is an underground parking Will visit again.

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We came to Maritzburg for a family wedding then decided on chilling for a few days in uMhlanga. Got a 3 Bedroom apartment for less than a 2 bedroom apartment at The Cabana Beach Resort in uMhlanga, Durban. The Pearls is so much better and cheaper than other Hotels and Resorts for its price in Durban. It's huge we actually...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This was our third stay at the Pearls of Umhlanga, and second at Apartment D2-7. Firstly thank you to Gerrit who met us late into the night to give us the keys as we were running quite late. The apartment is still very well maintained and exceptionally clean and tidy at all times thanks to Zodwa whom was very pleasant....

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The self catering apartment at the Pearl is exceptional. The 2 bedroom apartment was great. Latest furniture & fittings. The view of the beach & surroundings was absolutely spectacular. Currently undergoing construction, so you need to bear the noise. Not bad though. Weekends is very noisy as there is parties all around, loud music. For a family with kids, this...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This apartment was modern and well furnished and equipped for a family. Pearls is conveniently located within walking distance of good restaurants and, cafes and other holiday resorts, and has easy access to the beach. The views from the balcony will be stunning once the construction is complete. For those wishing to sleep in late remember that one of the...

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stayed at the The Pearls for a conference in Durban. Transportation to and from the International Conference Center took about 20-25 minutes by taxi or car. Uber is quite easy to use in Umhlanga and only half the cost of taxi. The condo was quite spacious with a huge deck overlooking the sea. There are shops, restaurants, and a...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Pearls

Address: 4-6 Lagoon Drive | Durban, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: $430 - $1,182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Pearls 4.5*
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