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    Mackaya Bella Guest House

    137 Penzance Road | Glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My family and I had a fantastic stay at Mackaya Bella in December 2017. we have no complaints what so ever. The service was fantastic from the staff to the owners of the property. our linen was changed daily, breakfast always on point. thank you...More

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks so much Fortunate. We really enjoyed having you and your parents stay with us. You are all such lovely people and we would very much look forward to having you come back again. Until then ...

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Fantastic Guesthouse, Nicky and Mike and their staff are so helpful in every way, quiet atmosphere and great rooms, good WIFI, parking inside.Excellent breakfast with fresh fruits, every you need for a great stay, best guesthouse I know in Durban

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    What a fabulous review - thanks Mike. And all of it so true :) Hope to see you again next time you're back in SA. Much appreciated. Nicki.

    Reviewed 8 January 2018

    Absolutely awesome service, rooms are clean, breakfast is awesome and Manager is highly knowledgeable about the City/places to go to for entertaintment, really loved the place and its close to many ameneties

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 9 January 2018

    Thanks so much. Appreciate the lovely review. Glad we could help with the recommendations. Local knowledge is always important and it also keeps you safe! Cheers, Nicki.

    Reviewed 30 December 2017

    Excellent accommodation option on a lovely property, perfect for solo business travelers. Was very well looked after by the couple running the BnB. Will definitely keep this in mind as a top option for when i'm back in Durban.More

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 January 2018

    Hi Scott. Many thanks for your great review. Yes, we are getting more and more single business travellers or international students who book these budget rooms just wanting the basic necessities of good bed, clean room, quick breakfast etc. Appreciate your review and hope to...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2017

    We enjoyed the service with the rooms clean and tidy. Loved the location as it is close to the university. I will stay here again and enjoyed it. Owner was very friendly and always willing to assist. There was nothing that I did not like...More

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 12 December 2017

    Many thanks Colette for a great review. We love getting such nice compliments. Look forward to having you stay with us again. Kind regards, Nicki.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • US$76 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 7
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    Luthando M
    3 August 2017|
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    Response from NickiM003 | Property representative |
    Hi. Yes, if they are able to have 2 people in the same room, ie. share a double bed. We only have 7 double rooms, so if they are singles there won't be enough. Kind regards, Nicki
    Luthando M
    3 August 2017|
    Response from Rick28200 | Reviewed this property |
    We were 4, but the house had more guests, so I would guess so.
    Room Tips
    "If you want to cook your own meals ask for the self-catering room."
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    "All rooms are exceptional, let Nicki or Mike suggest the right one for your needs"
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    "Home away from home"
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    "If you can request one of the flats, it would give you some extra space to cook, eat and relax"
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