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Garden Court South Beach

73 OR Tambo Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
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  • uShaka Marine World
    1.3 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed yesterday
Delightful Durban
We spent 3 nights at the Garden Court South Beach. The hotel... more
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 3 nights at the Garden Court South Beach. The hotel was clean and modern with well looked after facilities. We had a sea facing room on the 8th floor. It was spacious enough for 2 people with enough packing space and a comfortable bed. I just wished there was a fridge to keep water or whatever other beverages...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had excellent stay at the hotel the staff was very helpful, really enjoyed the stay, every year i visit this hotel and I am not stopping any time soon as long as the service continue to be this excellent.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel was average at best nothing outstanding about service. Parking for your car was terrible spaces very small and you need to produce a paper slip for entry and exit we in 2017 people not 1917, wifi was 350 MB in this day and age 350 can do what exactly ?

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Thank dhaseng
Pretoria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was indeed my best stay in the facility, the service I received from the staff in totality, the house-keeping staff, kitchen staff were recognised as good people and I applaud them for the excellent service.

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Thank sg_sibusiso
Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ sg_sibusiso Thank you for your wonderful message and for taking the time to post your review. We are delighted by the feedback and that you had a great stay. I will certainly commend the team and encourage them to continue. We hope we are able to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Wayne

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed in this facility during very interesting times for guests and very difficult times for staff. Despite all the buzz in and around the facility there was a great sense of satisfaction with how the staff managed to keep head and shoulders above the situation. Breakfast, room service and the atmosphere was key. I am very appreciative of this...

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Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ petrosc581 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are certainly delighted with the comments, and more so appreciative of the recognition for the energy and effort that goes into a very busy December season for us. This is certainly the best compliment you could give us. We continue to work on getting better and better,...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Garden court, excellent view of the ocean and a friendly service from the staff made my stay quite enjoyable. The hotel is also close to uShaka Marine which is convenient.

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Thank Maqhawe M
Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ Maqhawe M Thank you for the comments and sharing your review. Can never get tired of that view, we agree. Delighted the staff made your stay stay enjoyable and the location was great. Hope we can see you back and welcome you again soon. Kind regards Wayne

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked for a Family Room , whitch means a room with two queen size beds , when I booked In I was with presented with a Single Room with a Dubble Bed,I was forced to sleep on the floor with my son whilse my two daughters sleep on the bed, Aparently there were no Family rooms available and I...

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Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ Chaine777 Thank you for taking the time to bring this matter to my attention. The feedback which we did already receive. Again we do apologise for the mix up and the impact this had on your stay. As per your discussions with our Guest Services Manager, we do trust this will not deter you from returning to us and...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not to my expectations , did not get what I expected in my room. I even complained to hospitality because the other day my bath was not washed and the towels were dirty but they were not changed. They called the lady tk come was the bath tab, she she tried to eplain that she washed the bath but when...

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Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ amosn2017 Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share your experience. I do certainly apologise for this, and assure you this is not in keeping with the standards we are striving to achieve and maintain and certainly not the norm. This has been brought to the attention of our Executive Housekeeper for action with...

Sasolburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and awesome stuff, the breakfast/food was excellent. The place is clean and tidy all around. the WiFI is speedy but the only issue is the limit, also found it to be difficult to connect consider increasing the limit.

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Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ tshilil0r Thank you for sharing your review and the comments. We are delighted you had a great stay and all was in order. We are indeed considering the WI-FI limit and are certain that this will increase in the near future. Hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards Wayne

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a awesome time, will definitely return. loved the beachfront....weather was great. We had a lunch time meal at the Mustard Grill at the hotel and it was superb!. The vending machines in the lobby was very pricey! All and all the service at the hotel was great.

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Thank Ursula D
Wayne S, General Manager at Garden Court South Beach, responded to this review

@ Ursula D Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are thrilled you had a great stay and enjoyed the location and facilities. Your comments are noted and we will look into this. We hope to be able to welcome you back again. Kind regards Wayne

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated amidst the hustle and bustle of Durban, this affordable family-friendly hotel offers stunning panoramic views of the historic Durban Harbour and the Indian Ocean. A stone’s throw from the modern aquarium and oceanarium, uShaka Marine World, this hotel also allows for easy access to the SunCoast Casino and Entertainment complex, miles of golden beaches and the culturally rich Durban CBD. This Garden Court Hotel is the ideal destination for business and leisure travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden Court South Beach

Address: 73 OR Tambo Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: R995 - R1 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court South Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 414
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Also Known As:
Garden Court - South Beach Hotel Durban
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#1 Spa Hotel in Durban
#1 Best Value Hotel in Durban
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
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“Sea-facing rooms are worth the extra spend.”
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 of 5 bubbles TheAbduls, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great views from rooms heading south east.”
 of 5 bubbles Aslevatn, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles BertFlan, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the sea view side are very noisy”
 of 5 bubbles DiDonn, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles 0468, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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