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Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Stay at this hotel often, generally a good hotel. Last visit however was not very pleasant due to the guard at the boom gate refusing us entry into the car park even after producing 2 separate room keys. The arrogance and heavy handedness of the...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for the manner in which you were treated by the security guard at the boom gate. This is most certainly not the procedure that he...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

As we entered the Maharani hotel we were greeted by incredibly friendly staff. All dressed so well and made us feel welcome from the start. The ground floor restaurant V@V is world class. The chefs need to be highly commended on delicious food and great...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 20 January 2018

I have been staying at these hotels on and off for the last 5 to 6 years and the level of service has been consistently good to excellent. I have seen staff changing at the front desk, V&V and the Lingela without change in service...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 19 January 2018

Ideally located hotel on the Snell Parade, view from the rooms is jaw dropping. Ideal for tourists who want to unwind and stroll on lower marine parade street. Has two restaurants for breakfast and you can also choose between Elangeni and Maharani.

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am pleased that you had a memorable stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Replace Samantha Croft and I'm sure Tsogo Elangeni's service will get better. A family Vaca turned sour because the GM allows (by her own admission) members of the public (non-residents) use of both pools , pool deck As LONG AS THEY purchase drinks from the...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review as well as your email, detailing your valuable feedback. We have taken careful note of your feedback and amended our policy regarding the use of the back pool deck and loungers. Regards Samantha

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Pool
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Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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US$142 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durban
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$142 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durban
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We had a sea facing view which was fabulous. Our room was standard but very comfortable. The staff are excellent, we had an issue with the next part of our holiday and they couldn't have been more helpful, checking travel... More
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"Higher floors give a better view"
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"Insist on Sea facing. Views of Durban Bay are fantastic, the higher you go."
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"All rooms have sea views at the Elangeni - go for the best class of room within your budget . Also ask for a..."
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"Do not take a room outside the elevators it is vey noisy"
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