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    The Benjamin

    141 Florida Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good37%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “boutique hotel” (23 reviews)
    “florida road” (54 reviews)
    “free bar” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 207 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed for one night at the Benjamin on our way through Durban but had a lovely stay. We arrived early in the morning after a drive back from the Drakensberg. We were there well before check in time but they let us go to...More

    Thank Robert K
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 1 week ago

    Good Day Thank-you for your kind review of The Benjamin. It truly is rewarding getting feedback such as this and I will be sure to share it with the rest of the amazing team. We hope to welcome you back soon!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was one of our hotels on our Travel Bag 16 Grand Tour of South Africa arranged by local agents Ilios. The location is right in the heart of it so be prepared for the music and crowd noise from across the way bars which...More

    Thank Marc D
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 1 week ago

    Good Day Thank-you for your review of The Benjamin. While the noise in the street is completely out of our control, be assured that we work closely with authorities within the Morningside area to try and curb this. We do have rooms facing the pool...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    This is a truly stunning place to stay. We were greeted warmly upon arrival, and shown to our room which was just beautiful. The decor is immaculate throughout the building and the rooms are to a very high standard. Our room was at the back...More

    Thank MissHolders
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 17 October 2017

    Good Day Ms Holders Thank-you so much for your kind review and for noting all the little things we pride ourselves in. Next time, hopefully you can enjoy the breakfast at leisure and have a little bit of everything. Warm Regards The Benjamin Team

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The Benjamin Hotel is situated in the most central and convenient location and right on Florida Road in Morningside. You walk out the front door and are within walking distance of a plethora of restaurants. If you need to be anywhere near the Moses Mabida...More

    1  Thank SamanthaLinsell
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 8 September 2017

    Dear Sam Thank-you for your kind review of The Benjamin. We hope you find a reason soon enough to come back and visit Durban. Regards Sunet

    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    I am a repetitive client of this hotel. This time around it was not as good. The windows were not closing properly, so with strong wind, they were continuously knocking. Never mind the wind in the room... Second problem: tv was not working. So I...More

    1  Thank KirillOussov
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 24 August 2017

    Good Day I apologize for the rattling window/ French door, we don't always get to stay in each room so it is sometimes hard to know about a problem such as this one. Thanks for the feedback, it allowed us to fix the issue. We...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Business Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • The Benjamin Hotel Durban ,
    • Benjamin Hotel Durban
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    Room Tips
    "If you are looking for a quiet room request one at the back of the hotel"
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    "Request a room not facing Florida Road which are quieter"
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    "corner rooms are better and the ones away from the pool are more private"
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    "Overlooking the pool is better."
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