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Pumula Beach Hotel

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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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 6 days ago NEW

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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After much difficultly to get a passport for our 6 month old, we opted for a local beach vacation. We were looking for an all inclusive relaxing break with our toddler and infant were we could just play and enjoy being at the beach without the worries of were our next meal will come from. Pumula provided just that! This...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic. We just can't get enough of Pumula Beach Hotel. Everything about it is just fantastic. It just feels good to be there. If you have never been there do yourself a favour and get there. You won't regret it. We can't wait to get back.

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This is a good family hotel, with lots of daily activities to keep the kids busy for hours on end (mostly 5-10 year olds) The location is fantastic, right on the beach (a blue gag status beach nogal) It's a all inclusive package hotel (save for drinks, which are reasonably priced) so leave the belt at home and bring along...

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Just spent a wonderful 5 nights at this stunning holliday destination . More than a hotel with all meals included.Entertainment for children and adults , gym , spa treatments and pool and beach options to enjoy . Excellent food with a wide variety for all 3 meals . Staff well trained and friendly with a very involved manager making sure...

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durban
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Been to this hotel a few times and am always impressed with the physical appearance, cleanliness and staff friendliness. The manager, Philip is a gem and has been working at the helm for many years, a true testament to the standards and values he has for this family friendly hotel. The food has certainly stepped up a notch, and great...

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Spent 7 days at this really beautiful and homely hotel. The setting is fantastic with easy access to the beachfront. The rooms are very tastefully furnished and all sea facing. The table is exceptional. Great variety and superbly presented. Real value for money. Last visited 26 years ago. Would recommend to all. Very child friendly. Great staff and management team....

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

There was a mix up on our booking and the hotel staff made a plan to fix it and get us space. We were extremely grateful. What an experience, great location, amazing food and amazing staff. Will be going back every time back in Sunny SA.

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Shelly Beach, South Africa
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had made a booking for Sunday Lunch at Pumula Beach Hotel (For Sunday 30/10/2016) and the reception had confirmed that they had reserved a table for us. When we got to the hotel the security at the gate confirmed that our name did appear on the booking list for Sunday lunch. When be passed through reception the friendly ladies...

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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
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

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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“The Family units, sea facing, are super for parents who want a bit of space in the evenings.”
 of 5 bubbles robynzoe, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 42 to 48”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles alandesireed, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs have the best views but steep stairs to get there!”
 of 5 bubbles JillM933, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No room service but easy to choose from resturant and take to room. Higher floors have great views but steps difficult for small children.”
 of 5 bubbles shuggy48Muscat, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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