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The Saint James on Venice Guest House

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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (6)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“high tea”(11 reviews)
“baby shower”(5 reviews)
“double storey”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Babysitting
4 Star Hotel
Originally the home of Corobrick founder Robert Storm who built it in 1892, the guesthouse is steeped in Durban history and retains much of its old world charm. The 15 bedrooms are individually decorated in a classically elegant style with some having a view over the century's old St...
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Location and contact
100 Venice Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
25,7 km to Louis Botha Airport
12 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A charming house that offers a comfortable sleep and very delicious breakfasts served outside in the garden courtyard. Quiet locale amidst a residential neighborhood. The staff were all pleasant and ready to help .

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely romantic weekend away at the St James. My husband and I live in Durban, but go away locally every now and then. We loved the location of the St James, the beauty of the building itself and the lovely service. It...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I introduced 13 enthusiastic delegates to St James on Venice for a training workshop,today. The team easily handled the venue setup and technology. The chefs served fantastic food which was a taste experience for each attendee. Sincere appreciation to Michelle and Team St James Great...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

A gem in a quiet residential suburb. The restaurant offers fantastic food. Rooms are clean and comfortable with modern fixtures and fittings. The little garden is lovely featuring a koi pond as well as a vegetable and herb garden the produce of which is used...More

Thank Siraj P
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This was a nice respite after spending the earlier part of the week at a conference and in an international hotel chain. The room I was in was exactly as pictured online, very charming. It was a little strange that the bathroom wasn't totally separate...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (6)
Questions & Answers
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Lebogang K
7 August 2017|
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Response from GM-Vusi | Property representative |
Good Day Lebogang, The rate will be per night, including breakfast :) Kind Regards, Chanel
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Rugaya S
5 January 2017|
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Response from GM-Vusi | Property representative |
Hi Rugaya, Thank you for your enquiry. We are about 7 kilometres away from Ushaka Marine which is about 20 mins by motor vehicle. Kind Regards Tracy
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Room Tips
"Upstairs is better"
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"Check if you require a bathroom or only a shower"
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"Stay upstairs, you have a lounge area that you can sit and have that glass of wine after a long day."
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"Bathroom had bath with hand held shower. Would request shower next time. Avoid rooms next to staircase: smell..."
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