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Pumula Beach Hotel

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My first visit and definitely not my last at this magnificent hotel. Situated on the beach with amazing views from your dinning room and your bedroom.One cannot fault service Staff right from management level to waiters are so fun and friendly.Special thanks to Candis for the cake she arranged for my husband on his birthday. It was most delicious and...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Pumula Beach Hotel for amazing dinner and excellent service beyond expectations. Definitely Highly Recommended as the Best Hotel in Kzn. Absolutely awesome Kids entertainment Centre and outdoor playground!

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Port Shepstone, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The children's playground and the pool area is fantastic with security all night long. The view from the exterior dining area is wonderful looking out over the Indian Ocean. The hotel is situated on the beach. Most importantly the food is divine, the buffet menu is everything and more of the best on the coast. The children's and young adults...

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time here in April 2016, so visited the hotel again in April 2017. We stayed in the same room (50) as in 2016. We was very impressed by the unobtrusive service from all the staff. It is a great family hotel, with all day entertainment for the children and play facilities for them. The food is...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great business model that caters for the whole family. Three meals a day all inclusive plus lots to do for the kids and the adults. Great value for money and friendly staff that will try and accommodate every need you have. If you want a stress free beach holiday, this is definitely the place to go.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a place! Clean and friendly. Excellent service and excellent food. We absolutely love this place. Magnificent views and easy access to an uncrowded beach. A very beautiful part of the south coast. A SENSATIONAL stay.

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

We recently spent 5 nights with our two young children (7 & 9) and in-laws at Pumula. The resort was absolutely perfect for us. Great location a stone's throw from the beach which was perfect for swimming for all ages (especially at low tide), boogie boarding and surfing. The food was brilliant and there was an abundance of supervised children's...

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Durban
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This popular hotel is right on the beach....a long wide sandy beach. The hotel rooms are sea-facing. It has a wide terrace which is popular with guests throughout the day and evening. This is an ideal location for afternoon tea or sundowners later on. Inside the hotel there are lounges, a bar, a spa. Outside there is an extensive playground...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This was our fourth visit to Pumula. It really is the perfect family getaway in South Africa if you have young kids and just want an opportunity to chill out, spend quality time with your family, enjoy the beach and great food and service. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The service is friendly. An awesome holiday every time. Never...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This hotel is a hidden gem in our Province. A highly recommended beachfront property that provides so many options for couples, corporates and families alike. Superb food, great service and great rooms. The service is personalized and warm.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Pumula Beach Hotel

Address: 67 Steve Pitts Road, Umzumbe 4225, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umzumbe
Hotel Class:3 star — Pumula Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 62
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“We have a sea-facing room”
138colinf, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“To avoid steps, ask for the older rooms near the dining room. All these rooms open out on the terrace”
maryann52za, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Family units, sea facing, are super for parents who want a bit of space in the evenings.”
robynzoe, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 42 to 48”
212eugenev, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms will suit a variety of different tastes that cater for all needs,sea views,family rooms,ground floor or high up.”
alandesireed, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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