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    Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

    63 OR O R Tambo Parade | North Beach, Durban 4001, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9160
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good36%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean breeze” (36 reviews)
    “tsogo sun” (64 reviews)
    “pool deck” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have stayed at the Maharani several times. From my many stays at this accommodation I am disappointed to say I have seen a steady decline in the customer service and up keep of this landmark beautiful hotel in Durban. My last visit was this...More

    3  Thank Raakshani S
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I am really disappointed with my visit this time.This hotel will gradually regress to a 3 star,the way it's being run,currently.There's only 2 friendly faces at reception.The rest really need skills how to talk to their guests.Room service is a joke.Ordered milo and hot choc.Both...More

    4  Thank Shereen M
    Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for the lapse in service standards which you experienced during your stay - I have shared your feedback with the management team, in order that...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at this hotel for two nights and then moved north. The hotel was very busy, and the queues for breakfast was long, so it is advisable to go for breakfast by 08:30am during this period. Hotel is neat and tidy, wish they had...More

    1  Thank Theodore L N
    Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The stay was great. Hotel employees treated us like royalty. Room was clean neat and everything worked fine. After alot of hiccups in the past with this hotel This time they really did up there game. From my early check in to my check out...More

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    Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that you have noticed an improvement on our service delivery and that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hotel Rooms need to be upgraded , m2 of rooms must be added to website , I stayed 3 nights at Marine Parade prior to Elangeni the room there was of a much better standard than Elangeni and much more spacious , I booked a...More

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    2  Thank Sulayman Yousuf V
    Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for the lapse in maintenance standards experienced during your stay. I have shared your feedback with the maintenance team who will address these shortcomings. Regards...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Durban
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
    • #2 Business Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 449
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • Southern Sun Elangeni Durban ,
    • Elangeni Hotel Durban
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    Vumile M
    15 January 2018|
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    Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
    Lol... 2036
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    27 December 2017|
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    Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
    It is not time linked. You get 2 gigs per day as a loyalty card member. Not sure how much without the loyalty card
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    27 December 2017|
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    Response from Mr_MJO | Reviewed this property |
    yes the hotel does. ask for a family room. 2 double beds and a lil lounge area. very spacious and off course sea facing if you can get to enjoy the stunning views
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    "All rooms seafacing so views will always be awesome."
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    "Ocean view for sure and go high"
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    "Best view of sea from higher floors"
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    "It gets busy in other restaurants but you can always ask for an alternative in the hotel."
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