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Mackaya Bella Guest House

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Breakfast included
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All reviewsbudget roomhome away from homehelpful in every waygreat hostsoff street parkingfriendly place to stayquiet neighborhoodfelt like homestay there againkwazulu natalroom was spaciouswonderful staysmall fridgebreakfast was amazingawesome servicethanks guysbusiness or pleasure
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent another wonderful week at the Mackaya Bella Guest House a week ago when I was in business in Durban. I wouldn’t stay anywhere else. The rooms are comfortable, the location in Glenwood makes for convenient access to the University of KwaZulu-Natal (especially Howard,...More

Thank lucenligne
Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Oh Luc, you write the best reviews! The feeling is absolutely mutual. Thanks for covering off on EVERYTHING we have to offer. I don't think you missed a thing. So there you have it folks ... the perfect summary of what you can expect if...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome guest house in Glenwood. Very neat and tidy. Includes breakfast. Serviced daily. Owners will go the extra mile to ensure your stay is hassle free. Close to Howard College and restaurants. Easy to get a cab to move around. Also has a pool on...More

Thank niruDurbs
Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Shucks ... that's such a lovely thing to say. We're almost blushing! Thanks very much for the lovely review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place to visit again soon. The food was nice and the owners very welcoming. The rooms were always clean and tidy. The place is in a very quiet environment, no noise. The place is also not that far to the beach and the...More

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Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks Bontle. You summed us up so well - hopefully that's everything guests are looking for:) Much appreciated and look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, Nicki and Mike

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicki, Mike and the staff, they are all warm and welcoming The room was gorgeous we fell in love with it The breakfast was delicious and the morning breeze at the balcony was refreshing we really enjoyed our stay and we will definitely call again

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Thank businkomo1
Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

That's so sweet of you Busi. Thank you for the warm fuzzies you've just given us and we look forward to you coming to visit again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed over 3 weeks in March/April at Mackaya Bella and were sorry to leave. Everything was good. The owners Nicky and Michael were such caring hosts and nothing was too much effort. Our cottage type room was spacious and the bed was large and...More

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

We were sorry to have you leave as well and hope that you come back to visit us when next in Durban. Thank you so much for the awesome review. We try very hard to please all our guests and it's great to know this...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$74 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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Luthando M
3 August 2017|
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Response from Rick28200 | Reviewed this property |
We were 4, but the house had more guests, so I would guess so.
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"No tip as all was perfect"
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"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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