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Abalone Place Luxury Guesthouse

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Abalone Place was a luxurious guesthouse in upmarket Glenwood with panoramic views of Durban city and the harbour, minutes away from shopping centres, restaurants and beaches. It is currently closed. Each of the unique 5 spacious suites had a bedroom with air conditioning and heating, en-suite bathroom, separate lounge with satellite television, wireless internet and work desk, and private balcony or garden. Full English and Continental breakfasts were freshly prepared and served in the dining room or veranda.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Breakfast included
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Air conditioning
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The rooms are furnished in a wonderful old English style with many antiques which we had never seen before in other guesthouses. The stuff is nice und very helpful. We regret that our stay was only planned for two days. Christina gave us very helpful advices to get along in
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One of the best rooms -- beautiful furniture, comfortable, clean and felt right at home. Could not sing higher praises! The room alone is enough to make you want to come back time and time again, but the staff truly provide an additional personal touch - Christina is warm,
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This is our fifth visit to Abalone Guesthouse, it really suits us in every way. The house is beautifully furnished and very well situated in a leafy part of Durban with interesting restaurants and coffee places close by. The entire experience is excellent, from the wonderful
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The very moment you enter the house you feel welcomed as if you were count and countess. Everything is beautifully decorated with best materials, antiques and a touch of luxury which makes your stay an enjoyment. We enjoyed some wonderful days in the first-floor suite with a
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The accommodation here is very high quality; very tasteful decor, lots of interesting antiques in bedroom suites and public areas, and secure parking. The staff are really friendly and helpful, breakfast was beautifully done, and sitting on the balcony whilst eating was luxury.
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Durban by night as could be seen from our room
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Luxurious Suites with separate lounge and private balcony
"All are really nice, though mine had a lovely mahogany four poster bed .."
"Suite 2. It's fabulous!"
"The front room with the gorgeous balcony - if you don't mind a claw foot tub instead of a shower."
"All the rooms are big with a seperate living area. Room 2 has the best view, but bath only, while the other rooms have bath and shower. If there are rooms open, Sue is happy to let you choose the one you prefer."
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban
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