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Summerhill Estate Culinary Retreat

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Overview
9 Belvedale Road Cowies Hill, Durban 3610 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The title says it all... CULINARY; The food, well, was great, meal after meal... original, tasty, made with local products, well served, what more can we ask for? Maybe some wine to go with it? Guess what, they have a really nice choice of wines...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

It was a business trip and I was very happy with my room. Loved the hospitality that was extended to us. Christine and Johanna very friendly and made me feel very welcome. Loved the food and the lovely way it was plated.More

Thank madam0n
Response from SummerhillEstate, Owner at Summerhill Estate Culinary RetreatResponded July 10, 2018

Hi madam0n, We are thrilled by the fact that you enjoyed your stay at Summerhill Guest Estate and will be sharing your compliments with the rest of our team. We look forward to welcoming you again soon and spreading some more of Durban´s sunshine. Warm...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Small room, place has bad outside lighting & dark, switches for lights are located weirdly in the room so light for bathroom is by the cupboards in main bedroom. No toilet paper holder so toilet rolls are there on the side, toilet leaking water on...More

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Response from SummerhillEstate, Owner at Summerhill Estate Culinary RetreatResponded July 10, 2018

Hello Rafael, We apologies for the negative experience you had at Summerhill Guest Estate and are grateful for your constructive criticism. Obviously there are points mentioned above that are inexcusable. We take these very seriously and have amended them with immediate effect. What should be...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

I have never stayed at the Estate, but have had the privilege of dining at the restaurant on a number of occasions and I can honestly say the food is some of the best I have eaten anywhere in the world. The owner’s son and...More

Thank Jessica C
Response from SummerhillEstate, Owner at Summerhill Estate Culinary RetreatResponded January 30, 2018

Hello Jessica, We are delighted to hear such high praise! The LivingRoom team can only say that it is an absolute pleasure hosting your family and yourself. We are always working on upping our game and are sure that we will offer a couple of...More

Reviewed August 27, 2017

Our first visit to the Living Room yesterday evening was superb. We were blown away by the meticulous attention to food plating, flavours, and avant-garde dishes for Durban's culinary scene. The beetroot butter paired with homemade sourdough bread, the sashimi, chili and peanut amuse-bouche, followed...More

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Description
Summerhill Estate - a culinary retreat with unpretentious vibes overlooking Durban and the Indian Ocean. The perfect, intimate setting for special occasions. Family owned and run, you are guaranteed More attention to detail and lots of caring and warmth. With 17 individually designed and spacious rooms that are, spread across 13.000 square meters of indigenous park like gardens, tranquillity for all is guaranteed. LivingRoom @ Summerhill Estate supper club It is a love story about food. Conveying South Africa from a culinary point of view is our main objective. Regional products and a sustainable approach in combination with global experience is the essence of the Chef Johannes’s philosophy. From our garden to your plate. Great food, wine & company – elementary for the perfect dinner – we would love to be your companion. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$78 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$78 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (7)
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Apr. 19, 2015
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