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    Cowrie Cove Guest House

    4 Cowrie Terrace | La Lucia, Durban 4051, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 101 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I booked in here based on a recommendation I received from a friend. I arrived late the Friday evening and was met with a warm, friendly reception. I was then taken to my room and shown all the facilities which were all excellent! I left...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My Father,Wife, her guide dog Juliet and I spent a wonderful week at this establishment. Caroline , Kobus and their staff go out of their way to ensure that your stay at Cowrie Cove is exceptional and memorable. The facilities and location are perfect, with...More

    Thank 570brett
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    We arrived quite late to the guest house and got a very warm welcome by the owner who showed us around the facilities and the room. The room was generously sized and was very clean the bathroom was also very large so plenty of room...More

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    Thank Chris D
    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    The guest house looks gorgeous in the web photographs. When we first walked into our rooms, the immediate feeling was of lushness and lovely decor. Interesting finishes and textures complement each other to create a feeling of extravagance. However, upon spending a little time in...More

    Thank Adri D
    Response from CAROLINE S, Owner at Cowrie Cove Guest HouseResponded 12 September 2017

    Thank you for your constructive review Adri. There is no excuse for a " Used Coffee Plunger" we will be more vigilant in future when checking the rooms prior to guests arrival. Carpets are always a problem....the carpets in Suite 7 which you were in...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    The Cowrie Cove was the perfect place for me to be post-safari for a few days. After spending a week out trekking and sleeping in the wilds, I felt held by the cozy, friendly comfort of Cowrie Cove. I was in room #7 and while...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$117 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    1234pasc
    15 December 2016|
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    Response from Caroline S |
    Good morning, You may contact me at Cowrie Cove Guest House in La Lucia Durban KZN. I am unable to give you my email address or telephone number in my reply unfortunately. You will have to google my details. Regards, CAROLINE
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    "#7: no direct access to outside with a deck or windows with views, yet it served my purposes of having a..."
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    "We stayed in room 1 and it was very good."
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    "The rooms on the ground are the most popular."
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