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The Estuary Hotel & Spa

1.9 km from Port Edward centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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R61 National Road, Port Edward 4295, South Africa
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Empangeni, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My self & Lunga were very much impressed with the quality of service, special offers offered, all our wedding guests were highly impressed. We felt you had gone out of your way to ensure our wedding day to be such a special day to remember. The collaboration with your external service providers ,thanks to Bronwyn and Bree , every plan...

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Port Edward
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thanks for great service, place was clean and neat, very friendly and helpful staff, we would definitely go back again, keep up the great work Staff was always keen and eager to assist , money well spent

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

a great weekend away , highly recommend, restaurant service needs to be a little more upgraded, esp breakfast buffet for non beef and pork eaters. over all experience was outstanding. will visit soon .

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Port Edward
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overall it was a good stay. Just i have madr suggestions to improve on certain aspects with regards to the appearance and hygiene of the room. Also for the restaurant to review their menu. Staff was very friendly and helpful.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Post-retirement weekend treat! We got in early on Friday and our room was made available at 13:00 - kudos to the check-in staff. Thando in reception was extremely helpful and even arranged tea and coffee for the short while that we waited for our room. The room was large with a king-sized bed and all other amenities, including a jacuzzi....

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem nestled in absolute beauty near the wild coast. Superbly friendly staff and a homey feeling. One of the best 3 stars ever in the world. Actually this place can easily pass off as a four star. The food was scrumptiously delicious. Rooms had gorgeous estuary and sea views. Will definitely recommend and will be back.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been 2 years since we visited The Estuary Hotel. We did't think we would return because the service had been mediocre and the room so-so. Then we came across a great deal we counted resist and we are glad we took it. There have been massive improvements at the Estuary since our last visit. There is a children's...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Estuary Hotel the past weekend ,a belated birthday for my husband , was absolutely awesome. It was so peaceful and relaxing, with such a beautiful location. Kids had a blast. Staff were so friendly and nice. We will definitely go back :-)

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Port Edward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay although short only one night but facilities are good, beautiful rooms and view. The food was excellent, and the staffs was helpful, the only one thing that needs attention is internet connection and cellphone signal, these are very poor in this venue, so it's difficult to connect . It would be great to get good connectivity...

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quintonvanschalkwyk, Manager at The Estuary Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 677fikal Thank you for your words of appreciation.We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to contact me personally for any assistance you may require from our...

Port Edward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its was the trip for my kids and they were well accomodated thank you We were happy to see their eyes light up thank you Estuary with thr daddys deal its really accomodates even us this is a gift to us parents

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quintonvanschalkwyk, Manager at The Estuary Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Nqobilek2017 I am delighted to hear that we exceeded your expectations. It is imperative that we hear where we fault but also so nice when we receive such nice comments. Have a lovely day and we hope to see you soon at The Estuary Hotel & SPA Regards Quinton

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An idyllic location with breathtaking views of the estuary, sea, beach and breakers. A picturesque walk through the estate affords direct access onto Silver Beach, the main Port Edward bathing beach. The perfect setting for a romantic getaway, family holiday, conference, wedding or special occasion. Brides are spoilt for choice with a traditional wedding in our chapel, a relaxed ceremony on the beautiful garden terrace or an informal affair on the beach. A nursery, play area and games room provide activities that the whole family can enjoy. Wild Waves Water Park at the Wild Coast Sun is a mere 5 minutes away by car and is a popular attraction. The hotel is a golfer's jewel with several prestigious golf courses nearby. There's lots to do or you may want to simply chill at the pool, hang out at the beach or indulge your senses and be pampered at the spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Estuary Hotel & Spa

Address: R61 National Road, Port Edward 4295, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Port Edward
Price Range: $130 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Estuary Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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