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Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat

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“honesty bar”(29 reviews)
“colonial style”(18 reviews)
“english pub”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Well where to start. Location: Ideal for a quiet stay but within a short walk of restaurants and bars and beaches Layout: Incredible. From walking up the drive onto a private pool and water fountains and gardens, it's like an oasis in a city. The...More

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Response from goblepalms, Manager at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 July 2017

Many thanks for your beautifully descriptive comments - good to hear that you loved your stay and that our team took good care of you. We will be delighted to host you again for your next Comrades. Kind regards, Leanne

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Such a beautiful guesthouse offering everything you would want from a home away from home. The staff are so friendly and make you feel right at home. The guesthouse is set in beautiful gardens. Breakfast is served on the veranda with a view of the...More

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Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 July 2017

- So pleased that you felt right at home and enjoyed your stay! Thank you for your review. Kind regards, Leanne

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We used this as our home base for running Comrades Marathon. The lodge is beautiful and the personnel very friendly and helpful. Rooms are spacious and beds comfortable. The decks and pool area are ideal for relaxing.

Thank Juergen E
Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you! The Comrades Marathon is an important and exciting event each year. We enjoy and appreciate this opportunity to welcome and host our local and international guests. Kind regards, Leanne

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Goble Palms is in Morningside, a nice suburb along the Berea, a few miles from downtown Durban. The resort is beautiful. It is a complex of four colonial style buildings (with 20 rooms total) set within a lush, tropical garden. We stayed in room 20,...More

1  Thank RickGanzi
Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 17 June 2017

- and we look forward to hosting you again, Rick! Thank you for your comments and congratulations on completing another Comrades Marathon. Kind regards, Leanne

Reviewed 6 June 2017

I have been staying here for a few years now when visiting Durban on business, and never once a bad experience. It is quite frankly superb! What more can be said about Gobel Palms? The staff are friendly, highly professional and efficient. Rooms are spacious,...More

Thank Stuart M
Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you, Stuart, for your great compliments! We are always pleased to welcome you to Goble Palms and appreciate your patronage. Kind regards, Leanne

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$78 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$78 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hi there, We are happy to arrange your Airport Transfer. We do have a Duty Manager through the night, so no problem there. Kind regards Leanne
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"All rooms are beautiful!"
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"The top house is beautiful if you're comfortable with stairs"
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"The room closer to the entrance/restaurant is larger and nicer."
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