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Shaka's Seat

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

On our arrival we found that not enough towels for the bath room, No smoking signs posted , but constant cigarette smoke smell at the resection (owners part) .The towels were full of stains.The firs time the room was cleaned the dishes , knifes and forks were not returned Even the towels were not changed Request cash payment but no...

2Thank Blaar V
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

A nice spacious room with a sea view - not a beach view. Friendly, helpful lady, eager to assist on duty. As part of our stay was for business it was really unpleasant not to be able to work on 3G and the Wi-Fi did not pickup on any of the 3 days during our stay, Salt Cafe - just...

Thank Christelle S
Sandy C, Owner at Shaka's Seat, responded to this review

Hi Christelle, I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, apart from not being able to pick-up wi-fi. I was unfortunately not made aware of this. At this point in time we are having internet problems with Telkom, not just Shaka's Seat, but the entire area. This has been reported to Telkom and they are trying to get...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 26 January 2016

So enjoyed our stay at Shaka Seat,hosts were accomadating and very friendly.Rooms were clean and self catering facilities were awesome.The view was breathtaking and soo close to the beach.Enjoyed every minute of the pool and our stay.. We will defilnetly be back for more...

1Thank Nafeeskhan725
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Beautiful view, well located for the beach, nice and sunny pool and friendly staff. The styling is a bit dated, it feels like an english hotel from the 60s, but nonetheless a great place to stay in Shaka's Rock. Good for a couple of days of relaxing on the coast

1Thank Gunnar I
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

We only spent 1 night at Shaka's Seat but will definitely return. The room has everything you need for a comfortable stay, rooms get serviced daily. Each room has it's own patio. The road passing below it is quite busy but the patio doors block the sound of passing cars. The beach is literally a stone throw away. You will...

1Thank Debrouwers
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We rented Chakas's Cove for the week of 13 - 19 of July 2015. My hubby and I, our 16 year old son and 13 year old daughter. A cosy apartment just down the road from Shaka's Seat. On arrival we found the place to be impeccably clean, the kitchen was kitted with everything that one would need from a...

1Thank Yvette N
Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

Nicely situated and a lovely stay...We did not spend much time in the apartment but enjoyed the scenery and the other warm welcome of Sandy (the owner). Gave us lots of information on what was happening in Ballito/Salt rock as well as some good restaurants.

1Thank Nadia P
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Stunning views from the balcony of the Catfish Suite, short walk to the beach! Rooms are clean and serviced daily, and equipped with everything you'll need! Very friendly hosts, and also very informative of what to do in the area, which we really appreciated! Thank you for a wonderful stay, will definitely recommend this property!! It's beautiful!

2Thank annvz
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We recently spent 4 nights at Shaka's Seat - a lovely property a short walk away from the beach. This was a time to reunite with family and we couldn't have chosen better. We occupied the self-catering suite on the ground floor as well as a room upstairs. The place was immaculate with a beautiful attention to detail. Shaka's Seat...

1Thank IrishAfricanmeisie
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 November 2013 via mobile

A stunning location with easy acess to the beach. The room is lovely, we stayed in catfish which has a lovely view of the ocean. The layout is great - nice big room tasteful decorations. A nice big bathroom and kitchenette. Our hostess was so helpful without being intrusive. She even generously took me to a little shop nearby to...

Thank Gillian K

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Address: 40 Ocean Drive, Shaka's Rock, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Shaka's Rock
Price Range: $97 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“All the suites are tops..Green suite is private and comfy”
Nafeeskhan725, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Green room. It is upstair so it has a good view and a lovely deck.”
nicib2013, 10 Sep 2013 | Read review
“The only thing I didn't see or was told about was a pool at the place.”
TasjM, 27 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Choose a suite on the upper floor - the extra cost is worth it for the view.”
WorldwideAtraveller, 23 Nov 2012 | Read review
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