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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Concierge
Spa
4 Star Hotel
Five minutes from the city centre of Durban, with wonderful views across a magnificent green belt stretching from the Umgeni River to the Indian Ocean. The Riverside Hotel reflect resort life in, the city. One hundred and sixty – nine superbly appointed bed rooms, two Restaurants and a...
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10 Kenneth Kaunda Road | Durban North, Durban 4065, South Africa
23.3 km to Louis Botha Airport
41 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a lovely hotel. My husband and I had the best accomodation at the aha Riverside Hotel in Durban. The customer service is beyond amazing, the staff are so friendly, kind and helpful and the breakfast buffet is delicious. I would definitely recommend this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, free Wi-Fi is a bonus as most hotels in Durban do not offer free unlimited Wi-Fi in the rooms. Also loved the free cellphone in the room that offers free local and international calls. I've been overseas and have never come across a...More

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Thank Khudeja P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really , the structure should be improved. Shuttle services should for free to some areas . Dinner should offered as a buffet especially on busy or peak days to avoid placing orders from rooms . Rooms space is not enoughMore

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Response from leeannb793, Public Relations Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear NA, Thank you for your valued feedback. We do sincerely apologize for the issues you have experienced and your messages have been forwarded to management who will rectify these issues immediately. We are glad that you have enjoyed your overall experience and hope we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the best accomodation at the aha Riverside Hotel in Durban. The customer service is beyond amazing, the staff are so friendly, kind and helpful and the breakfast buffet is delicious. I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Durban,...More

Thank mcjoseph26
Response from leeannb793, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mcjoseph26, Thank you for your valued feedback. We are glad that you have enjoyed your overall experience and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was booked by business associates. I phoned prior to the visit to enquire about gym facilities and was assured that a 24 hr gym was available - fantastic I thought!! The reception was friendly and efficient. The room clean and fresh but the...More

Thank Hendrik01_13
Response from leeannb793, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Hendrik01_13, Thank you for your valued feedback. We do sincerely apologize for the issues you have experienced and your messages have been forwarded to management who will rectify these issues immediately. We hope we can welcome you back in the near future and ensure...More

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Five minutes from the city centre of Durban, with wonderful views across a magnificent green belt stretching from the Umgeni River to the Indian Ocean. The Riverside Hotel reflect resort life in, the city. ...More One hundred and sixty – nine superbly appointed bed rooms, two Restaurants and a conference facilities have been designed to offer our guests a luxurious and relaxed environment. The Aha Riverside Hotel is a full service hotel. Facilities available include, but are not limited to, 24 hour reception, currency exchange, Conference facility, room service, laundry gym, baby-sitting facilities, restaurant, shuttle quest , tour’s ,Spa , Hop’s pub and grill and much, much more. Discover it for yourself today and drive on down to the Aha Riverside Hotel Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
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Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Spa
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Luxury
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Hotel Style
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Luxury
Room types
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Fozia A
19 May 2017|
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Response from Muhammad A | Reviewed this property |
No halal food for dining. But the cold breakfast is and most recently the eggs are prepared separately from meat products.
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Debby G
15 January 2017|
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Response from Wendy N | Property representative |
Dear Deborah Thank you for your inquiry.The shuttle service is available for your convenience, you can contact Reception and they will arrange the shuttle service. If you have any other questions please do not hesitate to... More
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"terrible...we had a room with a view of the roof and a wall"
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"Request room facing lagoon"
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"Try to have one that is close to the reception or staff as the others floors have many inconsiderate patrons..."
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"We had a toilet leak but where moved to another room within a few hours once reported."
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