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Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant

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Angola
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Winters spa day with friends.... All 3 of us enjoyed our treatments very much. Our therapists were very friendly and professional, and added to a lovely relaxing outing. The rooms were lovely and warm, cosy and clean. Would happily visit again

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the feedback.

Vereeniging, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Everything was great, the rooms, the food the service. We even got a short story on our bed every night to read before turning in. I would definitely recommend this hotel for a relaxing stay in the Midlands.

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review!

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

So this is not a standard review because I did not have the fortune of staying at the Fordoun but I did have the opportunity of having lunch at their restaurant and it was so good that I had to share with my fellow trip advisors.This in house restaurant is better then most international restaurant I have been.I can not...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely feedback and we do hope you can join us for an overnight stay, soon.

Wimborne
Reviewed 12 June 2016

My wife and I had a 3-night stay at The Fordoun to attend a wedding at a nearby venue and came away most impressed with the hotel. Our little cottage/villa was delightfully well-appointed and scrupulously clean. The log fire was a welcome addition as winter was approaching in the South African Midlands. I liked the staff enormously: they were friendly...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so happy that you had a great time at our hotel and we hope to welcome you back soon!

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This establishment offered a perfect anniversary getaway. Amazing room with great attention to detail, excellent spa treatments, and sublime dining (don't miss the lamb chops!). Only slight criticism is that the check-in process and orientation could be improved; this said: WOW!!

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, we appreciate you taking the time to send us comments

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Possibly the best place to stay in the Natal Midlands. It feels like a second home. the rooms are very comfortable with all mod cons. Food is excellent and guests are encouraged to stay for dinner. The spa is superlative with a pool to float in. Neighbourhood of Nottingham Road and the Midlands generally are worth visiting especially in autumn...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much!

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting, modern and comfortable units. Fordoun Restaurant was so accommodating with dinner even though we were staying in the self catering units. Friendly and efficient staff, from receptionists, to chef, to waiters and owner! Will definitely make a trip back!

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our new self catering units!

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We ate, drank, got massages and were very merry! Had lunch the first day then went back a few days later for dinner! Fabulous food and service both times! 😘 Our lunch lasted over 2 hours...we raided the wine cellar and had lots of laughs! My friend had bunny chow that she said was the best! The floating tank was...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

That sounds like the perfect girls getaway! Thanks for the feedback.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The highlight of our stay was definitely the food and the beautiful, peaceful setting. It being autumn and the trees had changed colours - was gorgeous. The room was lovely, but the bed was very uncomfortable, we did not have a good nights rest. The spa was disappointing, especially considering how much we paid. The indoor pool was green due...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Devika, We are glad you enjoyed your overall stay but we are sorry to hear about your spa experience. We will address your concerns with the spa manager.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We visited Fordoun this weekend to celebrate our anniversary. On the whole everything at the hotel was nice! The room, all be it very dark and a little depressing in the day time, was spotlessly clean with all the expected amenities, apart from one or two threadbare towels. Check-in was pleasant and efficient. Dinners were outstanding. Tasty with an interesting...

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Richard B, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback of your recent stay at Fordoun. We will chat to housekeeping regarding the towels.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant

Address: Nottingham Road | R103, Nottingham Road 3280, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Nottingham Road
Price Range: R1 821 - R3 580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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