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    uMhlanga Sands Resort

    44 Lagoon Drive | Myezo Park, Umhlanga Rocks 5099, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “sleeper unit” (15 reviews)
    “great holiday” (26 reviews)
    “adult pool” (23 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Accessible rooms
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    41 - 45 of 790 reviews

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    nice place ,beach front, clean and neat pools clean ,that was most top class hotel is 5 star hotel in beach front service 100% everything is on point the view is perfect ,I wish I can go there again soonMore

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    Thank 463stanleyn
    Response from mandy n, PA to GM at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Mr Ntshebele, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay at uMhlanga Sands Resort. I am pleased to note from your ratings and comments that you enjoyed your stay with us. The satisfaction of our guests is, and always has...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    The only complaint my wife and I had was that people disregarded the NO SMOKING rule and smoked anyway. Perhaps you should consider having a smoking section and being more stringent in catching the smokers.More

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    Response from mandy n, PA to GM at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 18 October 2017

    Dear Eugene, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay at uMhlanga Sands Resort One of the uMhlanga Sands Resort 'House Rules' is that the Resort is a smoke-free zone as you rightly state. However, in order to cater for all...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    Our Umhlanga Sands experience was amazing. Access to the promenade and beach was effortless. The view from my room was breathtaking. We saw whales and dolphins every day. The on-site restaurants were excellent. My kids had the best time in the kids club and around...More

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    Response from mandy n, PA to GM at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 18 October 2017

    Dear Melanie, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay at uMhlanga Sands Resort. it is rewarding for us to note how much you and your family enjoyed your stay with us at the Resort, especially your children. An exciting Furnishings...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    Having been regulars to your place during the October School’s Holidays for the past couple of years, this year was probably our last as issues I continue to raise don’t get any attention and all complaints don’t get attended to so, I believe you have...More

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    1  Thank lovemorem368
    Response from mandy n, PA to GM at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Mr Machengedzera, Thank you for staying with us at uMhlanga Sands Resort and for taking the time to review your stay. We are sorry to learn that your recent stay with us was un-satisfactory and that you felt unwelcome. This is certainly not our...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    From arrival at the gate to the departure we were greeted with huge smiles, very competent and helpful staff. My only complaint is the enforcement and monitoring of no smoking house rules! Guests who can not abide to the rules should be requested to vacate...More

    Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
    Thank monicausa365
    Response from mandy n, PA to GM at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 16 October 2017

    Dear Ms Geringer, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay at uMhlanga Sands Resort. As you rightly mention uMhlanga Sands Resort's House Rule is that it is a non-smoking destination. Management is always happy to act upon a request from...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 30 - USD 500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #5 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Umhlanga Sands Lifestyle Hotel Umhlanga Rocks ,
    • Umhlanga Sands Hotel ,
    • Umhlanga Rocks Hotel
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    Traveller (182)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Pool & Beach (27)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (109)
    Family and Play Areas (17)
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    hsghonim
    8 September 2017|
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    Response from mandy n | Property representative |
    Good day and thank you for your query. The Resort is directly on the beach/Indian Ocean, however, the town centre is approximately 1.7kms from the Resort and transport would be needed to and from King Shaka International... More
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    soneone05
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from 661lindi | Reviewed this property |
    nothing has changed much to the exterior but the Units are all upgraded
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    Room Tips
    "all rooms sea facing"
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    "If you want a quiet time choose the rooms high up or above the adult pool not kids pool."
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    "Rooms on 1st floor looks out over adult pool - not great for little kids"
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    "The higher you go the better the view and the less the noise."
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