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African Sensations Lodge and Spa

  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible33%
  • 02 Nov 2015
    “Home away from home ”
  • 09 Sep 2014
    “Charming space for a rest”
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Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 02 Nov 2015via mobile
My girls and I visited The guest house, we enjoyed being at the house more than we enjoyed being at the beach, the staff members truly made us feel at home I'd like to go again soon...they braai'd for us and ate with us like our own kind, they called to check up on us whenever we were out to find out if we were okay as we were just girls in a different town, the pool was on point, the jacuzzi was nice and warm, they kept giving us clean towels throughout the pool party...nothing but fun was had I'd go back there anyway
Thank LMema
Monterey, CA
Reviewed 09 Sep 2014
We stayed at the Lodge a few nights with our 10 month old baby.
The owner was welcoming and friendly, happy to answer all our questions about the city and life in it. Not only was she incredibly sweet with our little one, but she helped arrange a very knowledgeable taxi driver for an all-day tour of the city.
The grounds were very well kept and the house was lovely.
Breakfast was very nice (they even made the little one scrambled eggs of his own), the staff was kind and patient with the baby, and we felt completely at ease in our time there.
Thank Elevelyn
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 Aug 2014
I must honestly say that the location wasn't so bad, but I think the advertising is done really well because the Ad is way far off from the real world. My Husband was really disappointed. The only outstanding this was the SPA...the Spa was excellent. The breakfast just effortlessly done, wasn't much choice, it just felt like one hadn't left their own house. The Staff was friendly. Our overall rating for African Sensation was really not great at all. We booked into a hotel further down the road, and only then felt like we were on holiday. :(
4 Thank Senapam
Waterfall, South Africa
Reviewed 05 Aug 2014
We had a lovely, short stay - everything was clean and beautiful and the staff were very accommodating and extremely polite and friendly and made us feel very comfortable.. The spa was extremely relaxing.
Thank ElzetteZing
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 07 Apr 2014
At just entering the spa,they even forgot they had reservations,The staff were not friendly at all.They had given us two rooms,only to come and take the keys at 9 when we paid and booked the second room.We had booked two sets of massages,while my friends were getting their massage,we ordered to leave the room,cos they needed to clean when our time was not up,not to mention the welcome drink ,the breakfast was cold and didn't even ask if we have halal or non halal. the staff was even fighting with us for toilet tissue,On booking we had spoken to a lady named caroline,We had asked if they serve supper,she said yes,Wen we arrived they said they don't serve supper,Then the bar was opened to guest and wen we went to purchase drinks they said they don't sell to guests.While they were drinking and having a party,we were not allowed to sit on the terrace. the only good thing was the massage.This is really poor services,i would not recommend this spa to any1.
7 Thank 505merryl
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Number of rooms
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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"rooms on the south side"
07 Apr 2014
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"Dont stay here!"
17 Jan 2014
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"choose the room with the indoor jacuzzi"
28 Oct 2013
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