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    Emerald Cove

    1286 Marine Road | Shelly Beach, Shelly Beach 4265, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

    After booking in through a local Dive Charter nearby we thought we would spend little time here but never the less the place felt like home after a day out. Very clean and neat little place with ample space for the four of us who...More

    Thank Dwaine D
    Response from Juper, Owner at Emerald CoveResponded 27 October 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a nice review. We are pleased you found the chalet clean, comfortable and homely as that is what we aim for.

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Nice place to stay at the beach. You have a lovely cottage with a separate bedroom. Lovely gardens surround the place. The host is very helpful. Don't expect fine dining in the neighborhood. Nice beach walk along the coast.

    Thank de-san
    Response from Juper, Owner at Emerald CoveResponded 28 August 2017

    Thank you for taking time to write us a nice review, we are glad you enjoyed your cottage and the garden. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in KwaZuluNatal.

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    It was really excellent :-) I was there with 3 frineds.. Kitchen was fully equipment, there are many grills to make barbecue.. so close to beach and good restaurant.. Owner help you with everything what you want.. what more you want?

    Thank Tomáš C
    Response from Juper, Owner at Emerald CoveResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you for your great review, it was nice to have the 4 of you here and we are glad you enjoyed yourselves.

    Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

    Well positioned family resort right on the beach. very comfortable and well maintained , owner run , attention to detail . Well priced and good value for money.The thatched units are nice and cool and spacious .

    Thank Mark B
    Response from Juper, Owner at Emerald CoveResponded 17 April 2017

    Thank you for your kind review

    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    What a beautiful place! What a great holiday. Judy keeps her venue sparklingly clean, and marvelously comfortable. She is wonderfully friendly, and was very accommodating to our special needs. Our Yorshire Terrier had the very best holiday of his life thanks to the enclosed, gated...More

    Thank Susan H
    Response from Juper, Owner at Emerald CoveResponded 11 March 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review, it was a pleasure having you and your Mum here, and we are so glad you enjoyed your much needed break. It will be lovely to have you back again.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$43 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Shelly Beach
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    "Unit 7, access to beach, sound of the sea, no cars a plus."
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