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Anchor’s Rest is a small, friendly, relaxed guest house with the emphasis on peace, tranquillity and the personal touch. Whether you are on holiday or business, we will provide you with an ideal retreat and a warm welcome.Tropical gardens, sparkling pool, warm ambience and excellent service await you at Anchor's Rest, located in the centre of Umhlanga Rocks. An easy walk to the shops, restaurants, coffee bars, beaches and vibrant night life. The Guesthouse boasts four fully appointed en-suite bedrooms all of which are Wireless Internet enabled, with all the luxury and comfort for which we have become renowned.Each suite is delightfully furnished and has every modern facility, convenience and comfort - including air-conditioning and heating, king size bed with cool cotton percale linen, complimentary bathroom toiletries, hospitality tray, books and magazines for guests’ reading pleasure, personal safe and hairdryer. All rooms lead directly to the pool or garden and have private entrances.A full English or Continental Breakfast is served every morning.After a busy day sight-seeing, or sun tanning on the beach, relax around a sparkling pool, enjoying the magnificent weather and warm hospitality of the hosts. In the evening, bar-b-que under the stars, dine al fresco in the gardens, or stroll into Umhlanga to enjoy a variety of cuisine at any number of good quality restaurants.Secure off street parking is provided, airport transfers, car hire and private tours can be arranged. Solar heated swimming pool. Visa, MasterCard and Diners credit card facilities. Daily laundry service. Children 10 years and older are welcome.
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All reviews guest house easy walking distance to the shops self catering honesty bar cotton bedding lovely patio excellent hosts minute walk honeymoon suite restaurants and bars great position comfortable beds small pool central location secure parking enjoyed our stay breakfast was excellent
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a beautiful place for those who want to stay close to the Umhlanga Rocks tourist spot in a private accommodation at cost effective price so near to the beach. The shopping mall and restaurants are so close. It is also a seemingly safe...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem of a place. Accommodation was incredibly exceptional, stayed at the self catering room and was beyond expectations. The staff was absolutely amazing and we really enjoyed our getaway. Looking forward to returning!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is very neat well situated and definitely close to the shops and beach. Our stay was very pleasant from breakfast in the morning till going to sleep at night. A very tranquil atmosphere to relax in. The hosts are beautiful and caring people...More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much taking the time to write such a complimentary review, which we so appreciate. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and that you found the position of Anchor's Rest so convenient to the shops, restaurants and beach. Our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful house, perfectly located walking distance to restaurants and shops. Great hosts, really enjoyable stay. Rooms are big, with great cotton bedding, and rooms were very clean and neat, with everything you need. Stunning garden, and most enjoyable breakfast.More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rob Thanks so much for your lovely, complimentary review which we enjoyed reading. It is always so gratifying for us to get such good feedback from our guests as then we know that we have met their expectations and hopefully exceeded them. I am...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

all OK except the DSTV was stuck on Channel 100and the room smelt like it was closed for a while. maybe open it prior to clients arrival.all else was good. will come back and visit again within the next two momths in 2018More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul Thank you for your review and for pointing out a couple of issues to us. We are sorry to hear that your DStv decoder was stuck on Channel 100. Should this happen again when you next stay with us, please do let us...More

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Hi Andrea During the week (Monday through to Friday) breakfast is served from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Over the weekends breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. For guests who have an early flight to catch we put a continental... More
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LynMWales
24 January 2015|
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Anchor's Rest is two blocks from the beach, so it won't take more than five minutes leisurely walking to reach the Promenade. There are Tour Guides who would happily take you out for half day, or full day tours and they... More
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"The garden units are at the back of the property and more private for a romantic getaway."
louisn97
03 Sep 2018
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"For more privacy, book one of the rooms downstairs. Your own private garden is reason enough!"
CathC187
07 Apr 2018
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"Not sure about rooms as I didn't make it to the hotel"
OlgaN1291
28 Mar 2018
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"Two rooms with lots of privacy"
dutchMolenhoek
03 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$73 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalUmhlanga Rocks
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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