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    Mackaya Bella Guest House

    137 Penzance Road | Glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good25%
    • Average2%
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    “budget room” (2 reviews)
    “great hosts” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I will recommend the guest house to anyone. Professional staff and excellent service. They go above and beyond to make their guests feel at home, away from home. The room was spacious, it catered for all my needs, and the guest house is perfectly situated...More

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    Response from NickiMahony, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

    Thanks Bertus. You were a very easy to look after guest and we enjoyed our breakfast chats with you. Appreciate you taking the time to send a review and hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Anyone that read ladybird books when growing up must have read the secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Well Mackaya Bella Guesthouse is exactly that. The gate gives no hint from the outside. You open the gate and enter into a lovely garden. I arrived...More

    Thank makobu
    Response from NickiM003, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thank very much Makobu. Such a beautiful review and so true - we love our quiet garden oasis and Mike also likes to feed everyone very well! Glad to hear you made it back safely and hope that we will see you again.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The stay at Mackaya Bella Geust House was very pleasent. The hosts were incredibly nice, filled with humor and service minded. We received good help and got nice suggestions, that improved our trip. We can strongly recommend Mackaya Bella Guest House.

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

    Thanks Maria. Glad we could be of help - we love passing on any good information about places to visit, things to do and see or restaurants to go to. Nicki

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Most impressed by the personal touch and hands on approach of the owners of the place and their flexibility. Meals are out of this world and I guess what makes them special is the homely touch put into each and very meal by the owners.More

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    Response from NickiM003, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks Edson. That's such a sweet comment. I put a bit of effort into making our homecooked meals nutritious but yummy, so I'm very happy you've highlighted this as a positive. We want you to feel like we would like to be treated, if we...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    A well kept secret behind those walls. Lovely fresh atmosphere , very clean, friendly staff, secure and peaceful. Would do return visit. Do yourself a favour and spend some time there whether for business or pleasure

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    Response from NickiM003, Owner at Mackaya Bella Guest HouseResponded 17 October 2017

    So glad you enjoyed your stay with us Tara and thanks for the wonderful review! Please do come back. We'd love to see you again. Nicki.

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 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
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    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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    "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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