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    The Benjamin

    141 Florida Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good37%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “boutique hotel” (23 reviews)
    “florida road” (53 reviews)
    “free bar” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Accessible rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 205 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is a truly stunning place to stay. We were greeted warmly upon arrival, and shown to our room which was just beautiful. The decor is immaculate throughout the building and the rooms are to a very high standard. Our room was at the back...More

    Thank MissHolders
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The Benjamin Hotel is situated in the most central and convenient location and right on Florida Road in Morningside. You walk out the front door and are within walking distance of a plethora of restaurants. If you need to be anywhere near the Moses Mabida...More

    1  Thank SamanthaLinsell
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear Sam Thank-you for your kind review of The Benjamin. We hope you find a reason soon enough to come back and visit Durban. Regards Sunet

    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    I am a repetitive client of this hotel. This time around it was not as good. The windows were not closing properly, so with strong wind, they were continuously knocking. Never mind the wind in the room... Second problem: tv was not working. So I...More

    1  Thank KirillOussov
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 24 August 2017

    Good Day I apologize for the rattling window/ French door, we don't always get to stay in each room so it is sometimes hard to know about a problem such as this one. Thanks for the feedback, it allowed us to fix the issue. We...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    Stayed here in July 17 on business. I must say the hotel is very well looked after and had great service. Many restaurants around and found basically outside the front door. Definitely be back here when on business again. Breakfast served is made to your...More

    Thank RishaanK
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 13 August 2017

    Dear Rishaan Thank-you for your kind review, we do try hard to look after the hotel and it is lovely when it is noticed. We look forward to having you back and serving you the yummy breakfast again.

    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    Still a very reliable boutique hotel - good breakfasts, close to restaurants and attractions. Very good for central business. Accessible and safe. Ample parking in secure location and people to assist with luggage. Comfy rooms with all you need.

    Thank ChristiaanADV
    Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 21 July 2017

    Good Day Thank-you for taking the time to review our hotel. We hope that you return soon so we up the score by a few points and exceed your expectations.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Business Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • The Benjamin Hotel Durban ,
    • Benjamin Hotel Durban
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    Traveller (105)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (67)
    Bathroom (3)
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    Room Tips
    "If you are looking for a quiet room request one at the back of the hotel"
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    "Request a room not facing Florida Road which are quieter"
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    "corner rooms are better and the ones away from the pool are more private"
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    "Overlooking the pool is better."
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