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    The St. James on Venice

    100 Venice Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 14 February 2014

    So what do you get when an assistant chef is on duty and you decide to have an important working dinner? Simple: you change into shorts, have a good glass of wine (yes, an unusually interesting selection is available), and eat a well-cooked meal at...More

    Thank capeintl
    Response from Sunet P, General Manager at The St. James on VeniceResponded 1 April 2014

    Thank-you for your kind feedback regarding your recent stay at The Saint James on Venice. We certainly do try to be accommodating. Please come again soon.

    Reviewed 31 January 2014

    This was such a nice surprise to stay here. We found it through TripAdvisor of course. And loved our stay. Its style is charming. The existing building has been elegantly transformed into an accommodation establishment. The style and look fit right into the rest of...More

    Thank Marki663
    Response from Sunet P, General Manager at The St. James on VeniceResponded 1 April 2014

    Thank-you for your note and comments. Please visit us again soon.

    Reviewed 26 January 2014

    Booked in here for a weekend in Durban, and found it to be a gem of a hotel. Located just outside the city center, this fabulous old building has been meticulously converted to a small luxury boutique hotel. The decor is soft and elegant with...More

    Thank A K
    Response from Sunet P, General Manager at The St. James on VeniceResponded 1 April 2014

    I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay (and the food we serve!) so much. And yes, you do need to try out our high tea, the profiteroles are definitely made from scratch as we do with everything in our kitchen.

    Reviewed 4 January 2014

    This is an elegant number – as classy as its name - the St James on Venice. The guesthouse is a grand double storey building with curved balconies all around, glossy wooden floors and attractive finishings. It is well situated in breezy Morningside, Durban. My...More

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    Response from Sunet P, General Manager at The St. James on VeniceResponded 1 April 2014

    Dear Berenice, thanks so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of the hotel. The staff will appreciate this one for sure and I will be passing it on to them, commending them on their hard work over this time. Thanks...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2014

    As in Durban, like in other big south african cities, the issue of security is all around, this hotel is a good choice. Situated in a calm an clean area not too far away from the city center, it is quiet and safe. Disadvantage: no...More

    Thank yakumo S
    Response from Sunet P, General Manager at The St. James on VeniceResponded 1 April 2014

    Thank-you for your review sir, we will certainly consider opening the restaurant for dinner should we get more requests for this.

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    • US$96 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Lebogang K
    7 August 2017|
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    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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    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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    Belle1207
    22 October 2016|
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    No pool, but a lovely terrace with a water feature, where meals may be enjoyed. There is also a herb garden through which one can stroll, alongside an ancient fig tree.
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