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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I come to Umhlanga/Durban often and try different hotels all the time to check how they compare. Garden Court Umhlanga is by far my favourite hotel in that area. The hotel is modern, extremely clean, features a fitness centre, safe parking at no charge, rates inclusive of breakfast, great front desk service, good food and great location too. It is...

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grdncrtmill, Manager at Garden Court Umhlanga, responded to this review

Dear HeinrichT, Thank you so much for completing the electronic client review form after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks. We do welcome your feedback and value the support which you give our hotel. This is indeed high recognition and we as a team are happy to see that our property has lived up to your...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is definitely a family friendly hotel! The sandpit was a huge bonus for me because my kids love the sand and can spend hours in it! It got them extremely excited and officially in holiday mode especially since the weather wasn’t the best for the beach. OUR ROOM EXPERIENCE: We had an interleading room with my mom and cousin....

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grdncrtmill, Manager at Garden Court Umhlanga, responded to this review

Dear youbabyandi, Thank you very much for sharing your insightful and detailed thoughts with us on the tripadvisor website after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks.We do welcome your feedback and value your custom. I am happy to see that our hotel did live up to your expectations and was convenient to you and your families...

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Excellent stay will definitely recommend to others. The location is great, staff are friendly and efficient. Rooms are clean, Breakfast is amazing and have a large variety to choose from Pool area is stunning

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grdncrtmill, General Manager at Garden Court Umhlanga, responded to this review

Dear 508mariamc, Thank you for posting the details of your stay on the tripadvisor website after your recent visit to the Garden Court Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks. We do appreciate your feedback and value your patronage. I am happy to see that you had a succesful stay with us and that you found our propety to be convcenient to your...

Richards Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Breakfast area was very neat and well presented. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Major shopping center "GATEWAY" a very short walking distance away. Very safe to walk during nights or evenings. Excellent heated pool.

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grdncrtmill, Manager at Garden Court Umhlanga, responded to this review

Dear GanasG, Thank you very much making use of the tripadvisor website to pass your thoughts on to us after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks. We do appreciate your feedback. We welcome your comments and appreciate the positive nature of your asessment. We are happy to see that the property is conveniently located in respect...

Dublin
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stayed at the Garden Court for a weekend while on tour for the South Africa V NewZeland game, the location is great, service is average and the food is good. The hotel is clean and modern and the rooms are nice and comfortable. There is a terrace and pool for hot days. It is a pleasant place within walking distance...

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grdncrtmill, Manager at Garden Court Umhlanga, responded to this review

Dear kitser1, Thank you very much for posting your travel review on the tripadvisor website after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks. We do appreciate and welcome your feedback and value your patronage. I am happy to see that you found our hotel ,location and facilities to be convenient your requirements and expectations. Should I be...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Once again an excellent stay, this property is far more than its 'Garden Court' branding and deserves as such. Had an issue or 2 with the aircon, which blew at arctic temps constantly, but otherwise fine. I was as sick as a dog all weekend but the hotel staff were really helpful by bringing me food to my room, even...

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Dear CraigEdmondson, Thank you very much for sharing the details of your experience with us after your recent stay at the Garden Court Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks. We do appreciate your feedback and value your supprt. I am glad to see that your stay went well and that our service brigade were aware and responsive to your requirements and circumstances....

Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I've now stayed in several Southern Sun hotels and they have all provided a very good standard of service. Being a 'chain' you know what you are going to get and Garden Court was no exception. The staff are unfailingly courteous and efficient. The breakfasts are excellent, a very good range of high quality food choices. We never had lunch...

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Dear Lorien6, Thank you very much for passing your feedback on to us via the tripadvisor website after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks. We do appreciate your participation in this process and value your custom. I am happy to see that you have found our hotel and location to suitable and convenient to your requirements....

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Garden Court is my preferred place to stay in Mhlanga, mainly due to its favorable location to restaurants and obviously the Gateway shopping centre. The hotel offers both comfort and value for money and the staff are exceptionally friendly.

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Dear Kevin B, Thank you for passing your thoughts on to us via the tripadvisor website after your recent visit to the Umhlanga Garden Court Hotel. We do welcome your feedback and value your patronage. I am happy to see that you found our hotel to be suitable and convenient to your requirements. Should I be able to be of...

Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The hotel location is very good and close to most attractive things. The rooms are very clean and always maintained clean at all times. Staff service was good but still needs improvement at the reception desk.

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Dear 521livhuwanim, Thank you for posting your asessment on the tripadvisor website after your recent stay at the Garden Court in Umhlanga Rocks. We do value your custom and appreciate your feedback. I will follow up your comments with the reception desk. This remains a vital service in any hotel and we certainly do appreciate and recognise this. I do...

Ntabankulu
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Garden court puts their customer satisfaction as their main priority. The hotel staff and services are offering top satisfaction on ones' stay. It is very warm to stay with you. Keep it up Garden Court.

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Dear tembelam206, Thank you for posting your satisfaction rating on the tripadvisor website after your recent stay at the Garden Court Umhlanga. We welcome your feedback and value your vote of confidence and support. I am happy to see that your stay went well and that our property lived up to your requirements and expectations. We hope to see you...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A contemporary interior design of fusing water features. The colours and textures of natural reed, sets the mood of the newly opened Garden Court uMhlanga. This hotel is ideally situated in uMhlanga Rocks. Within close proximity to the Gateway Shopping Centre and popular uMhlanga beaches. The hotel offers spacious guest areas with business and internet facilities to cater for business travelers.The hotel boasts a lush courtyard that offers guests a heated pool with a play-ledge for young children to enjoy. The gym facility on the 5th floor will ensure that health fanatics are also catered for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden Court Umhlanga

Address: 7 Aurora Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: $146 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court Umhlanga 3*
Number of rooms: 204
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Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#6 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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“Rooms that are larger are sea facing but are more expensive. Higher rooms quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles lesleyannw2017, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 504 which has a view on the pool area and is much quieter when groups are staying at the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Martie1S, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are self-help ice making machines on the even number floors,ie. 2,4.”
 of 5 bubbles paulgI647WD, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Family room facing pool is great!”
 of 5 bubbles youbabyandi, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to book a non smoking room if required.”
 of 5 bubbles kevinbV6329HO, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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