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    Crooked Tree Cottage

    39 Hilken Drive | Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent70%
          • Very good28%
          • Average1%
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          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

          We stayed with Helen back in Jan 2013 when we went to SA to get married. When we decided to go back to SA last month we had to stay at Crooked Tree Cottage again. It is in a fantastic location. About 20 minutes from...More

          Thank minelli81
          Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 6 February 2017

          Hi Wes and Lisa Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was really great to see you both especially 2 yeasr after your wedding. We had a little more time to get to know you better and really hope...More

          Reviewed 16 January 2017

          The room was specious, enough for couple with kids. The environment was very friendly and warmly. We felt like we are at home. Helen and her Husband are the best in welcoming and accommodating guests.

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          Thank siyabulelar
          Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 17 January 2017

          Thank you for the great review. it was a real pleasure to host you and your family and see your children enjoy the dogs and the beach. I do hope we see you again another time. Until then all the best for the coming year.

          Reviewed 2 January 2017

          We were very happy with the rooms, everything was well serviced and our hosts were very warm and welcoming. Thankyou for your hospitality. I will recommend The Crooked Tree to all my friends and family.

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          Thank marindaj2017
          Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 3 January 2017

          Thank you for taking the time to review us Marinda. Hopefully the next time you are i Durban the weather is better! All the best for 2017

          Reviewed 10 December 2016

          The service I received at Crooked Tree Cottage was very efficient and very friendly. The room and bathroom were lovely and very comfortable, as well as spotlessly clean. The guesthouse has a great location - only a few minutes away from shops, restaurants and hospitals....More

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          Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 11 December 2016

          Hi Heather. Many thanks for the review. I hope your hubby is feeling much better. Hopefully we will get to meet him when you are next in Durban. All the best for Christmas.

          Reviewed 9 December 2016

          I have been staying at Crooked Tree for more then 2 years now when I have to be in Kzn for business. My stay at Crooked Tree is always fantastic and I feel very at home. The place is always very clean and the hosts...More

          Thank rozellev109
          Response from Helenoe, Owner at Crooked Tree CottageResponded 11 December 2016

          Rozelle thank you for posting such a wonderful review. Reinhard and I always enjoy your visits and news and here's looking forward to many more visits in the New Year. Merry Christmas!

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 79 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Umhlanga Rocks
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