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Sylvan Grove Guest House

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Tucked away in a tropical garden, just 10 minutes north of Durban, this luxurious 4 *guest house overlooks the Indian Ocean and offers affordable accommodation. Set in a quiet residential area of Umhlanga, Sylvan Grove Guest House extends a warm welcome to leisure and business travellers alike. We are only 20 km from King Shark International Airport, 3 min drive to the beach and restaurants. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. Each of the guest rooms is spaciously laid-out with an en-suite bathroom and private patio. This makes it the perfect place to relax after an active day. In the morning, our continental breakfast comprising of only fresh ingredients and freshly brewed coffee, you can also choose any warm breakfast of your liking from our menu. Sylvan Grove Guest House is known for their warm, relaxed atmosphere that will make you feel at home!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf Course
Outdoor pool
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Contact
49 Sylvan Grove Herrwood Park, Umhlanga Rocks 4319 South Africa
Getting there
Louis Botha Airport12 km
Pietermaritzburg Airport67 km
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

We only stayed here one night as a convenient place from which to catch an early flight, but I would be happy to stay for a longer period. The service was excellent and the room had everything you might need and was quiet and comfortable.

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Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 7 October 2018

Dear Guests Thank you for taking the time to write us a review about your stay. Feedback is always important so see were we can improve. We really hope to see you back one day ! Kind Regards Amanda & Team

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here recently for one night. The room was excellent. Very clean , well lit and had everything that you could want including a microwave, fridge, crockery and cutlery. The service was very good. From the time that I initially made the booking till when...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 6 May 2018

Dear Viresh Thank you for taking time to give us feedback on your experience staying with us. Thank you for your kind words. I am so happy that you loved it here and we look forward to welcoming you back ! Warm Regards Amanda &...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

We stayed for 2 nights in the 2 bed family suite which is very convenient. The room was very clean, beds were comfy, nice touches in the bathroom and it was lovely to meet Amanda who was a very helpful host. The WiFi wasn't working...More

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Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Claire and family Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on you stay. I am happy to hear that you have enjoyed it and I am happy to inform you the WiFi and our lines are working again ! We hope...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

I have stayed at this prestigious establishment before due to the excellent service, comfortable bed and great breakfast. I will most certainly be returning on my next trip to Durban in May due to the superior quality of this establishment.More

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Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Giscard Thank you so much for taking time to write about your experience at our lovely guest house. Thank you for your kind words, we really appreciate it and give us a feeling of satisfaction, knowing how hard we are trying to make our...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

My family and I were on a short visit to Durban to spend Easter with family and was fortunate to find this gem in Umhlanga that catered for our accommodation (with children) and dietary requirements. Also the location is excellent, proximity to the beach and...More

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Date of stay: March 2018
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Response from sylvangrove, Manager at Sylvan Grove Guest HouseResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Vijay and family Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay at Sylvan Grove. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed it and all was to you liking. Thank you for your kind words we really appreciate...More

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Stephanie D
9 April 2016|
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Response from sylvangrove | Property representative |
Hi, we are 20 min drive from the airport
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"Ours was wonderful and I would assume they would all be the same - fabulous."
SonjaB60
12 Aug 2017
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"All rooms are excellently placed and are very quite."
stuartl178
23 Mar 2016
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"We stayed in room 2 which has a sea view."
stillfromthesouth
12 Aug 2013
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"My ground floor room overlooked the pool and gardens"
shibarghan
15 Jan 2013
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PRICE RANGE
US$87 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalUmhlanga Rocks
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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