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Ammazulu African Palace

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Overview
20 Windsor Road, Kloof 3610 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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AMMAZULU PALACE IS A UNIQUE LUXURY LODGE just outside Durban on the edge of Kloof Gorge and Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. A truly spectacular five star venue for you to unwind and experience a special stay inside ...More the elaborately crafted beaded and mosaic columns and decorated walkways, halls and bedrooms full of African craft. Truly a destination where you can also pamper yourself in our sauna or steam room or merely lounge on one of the many decks overlooking the beautiful natural surroundings with zebra grazing a few meters away and eagles soaring overhead in the reserve. It is also possible to take a leisurely nature walk along the top of the gorge or play golf at the nearby country club. All this and more a mere 20 minutes’ drive from Durban city center awaits you. Our chefs will welcome you to Ammazulu Palace Boutique Hotel: A visionary lodge celebrating the cultural heritage of KwaZulu Natal with culinary delights by them. The Palace reflecting on parts of KwaZulu Natal’s cultural history is the vision of two architects, Kevin MacGary and Peter Amm, who has used his entire collection of Zulu arts and crafts and incorporated into the building and architecture. Ammazulu Palace has 10 luxury suites and a large function hall to seat up to 60 persons with a private lounge and dining area overlooking the gorge for the guests to relax and enjoy themselves as well as even more private lounges in the suites. Wireless and internet facilities are also available in all our rooms and lounges with king size beds and DSTV. You are invited to come and experience the sensory delight of AMMAZULU AFRICAN PALACE. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$87 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Kloof
Nearby
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Traveller (80)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Reviews (130)
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All reviewsafrican artout of this worldrooms are hugepresidential suitestunning viewsboutique hoteltea and coffeestar qualityseparate loungeyour eyesevery nook and crannywell worth a visitmueslicould not have been more helpfullittle gemfantastic staybeautiful place
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have stayed here twice now and can’t wait to go again. It is just on the edge of the greater Durban area but it feels like you’re out in the country being on the edge of Kloof gorge. The actual hotel decor is indescribably...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

I have stayed over at this establishment a number of times. It remains one of the best experiences in guesthouses - the rooms, the view and the decor. I only noticed recently that they added a sauna to the experience!!! A must.

Thank InaB759
Reviewed 11 June 2018

You cannot describe this hotel easily as it is totally unusual and amazing. The decor is all made from recycled items, glance up at the pillars decorated with marbles and you will see an array of teacups and metal kitchen items hanging down, or look...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 4 June 2018

On entering the property you are in a tropical jungle environment as you wind up the drive way. The entrance is amazing... it truly is like being in an African palace. The property is large with many African themed decorations & the attention to detail...More

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Thank jnewal440574
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I also fell for the amazing pictures of artwork and views, but... We were greeted by someone that looked like your next door neighbour that just woken up and demanded the vouchers before letting you in, obviously I booked before the time and the admin...More

Thank Erna G
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Suzanne H
6 August 2016|
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Response from Ammazulu | Property representative |
It has a small splash pool, with a seat all around, for you to sit, relax, unwind, cool down and enjoy the breathtaking view of the gorge.
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"Ask for one of the front rooms"
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"For the best view select the President suite"
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"Rooms overlooking the gorge are obviously the best, but all the rooms look out onto a garden so wonderful..."
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"9 very private with nice outside seating area, believe the rooms on the other side (not ours) might be noisy..."
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