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Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good26%
  • Average33%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
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What's included
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
3 Star Hotel
Holiday Hotel in South Beach area, 10 minutes from city center.
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85 Marine Parade, Durban 4056, South Africa
28.5 km to Louis Botha Airport
17 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is good about this hotel. The cab drivers recognize the place, it is next to the beach, a great location, many restaurants around, staff great, rooms decent for the price paid and breakfast is good. But, I do have to point out that when...More

Thank Sundncr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I returned to train for a week at the Tropicana Hotel, and was delighted to see that standards have been maintained, and in fact, even improved since my last experience (which was also a positive one!).The Foyer has been beautifully revamped. The staff are outstanding...More

Thank dionysus2015
Response from GoodersonLeisure, Public Relations Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear dionysus2015, Thank you so much for you review! We will pass your compliments on to our team! We look forward to having you with us again!

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

If I could rate the hotel less I would. Here are some reasons why I would not recommend this hotel. 1. The hotel conveniently located near the beach and inconveniently between two noisy clubs that don't close until the sun comes up. 2. We were...More

Thank la_Sambo
Response from GoodersonLeisure, Public Relations Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear la_Sambo, Thank you for you review, albeit a negative one. I'd like to address your issues above: 1 & 2. We do apologise for this, we are in communications with the clubs to address this, unfortunately once the guests leave the clubs, it becomes...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Our room was clean and with a great view, bathroom upgrade would do. The buffet breakfast was great and the staff was very friendly, from front desk, housekeeping and restaurant. Walkable distance from the hotel to the beach and room service was fast. Best hotel...More

Thank kholeka g
Response from GoodersonLeisure, Public Relations Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear kholeka g, Thank for you the review! We are in the process of upgrading our bathrooms as we speak. I will pass on your compliments to our F&B, Front Office and Housekeeping teams. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Gooderson Tropicana with my girlfriend and I must say how lovely the hotel is. The staff is friendly and responsive to your needs as a guest. I will certainly sleep at Tropicana on my next visit to Durban

Thank Ephraim L
Response from GoodersonLeisure, Public Relations Manager at Gooderson Tropicana HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Ephraim L, Thank you for your review, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay! We will pass your compliments on to our team. We hope to have you back again soon!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$58 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$58 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (21)
Dining (5)
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grapejuice1986
8 December 2014|
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Unfortunately we are not included in the Funatix program
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grapejuice1986
8 December 2014|
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We are not part of the Funatix program
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Ann H
30 October 2014|
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Response from Stuart D | Property representative |
My sincere apologies for the delay in my response. There is no shuttle service from the harbour to the Tropicana Hotel however there are several taxi opperators servicing the route. We can also arrange an outsourced shuttle... More
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"Sea Facing, simply the best, and not noisy. Stunning views"
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