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    Balmoral Hotel

    125 Marine Parade, Beach Road, Durban, 4001, Durban 4000, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent8%
    • Very good30%
    • Average26%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible15%
    26 Jun 2017
    “Good hotel but very tired”
    18 Apr 2017
    “Old traditional Hotel”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    It looks like a very traditional hotel. The building is very stylish but needs a bit of an update. It is not as old as some of the reviews paint it but compared to others hotels in the area is not as modern. Location is...More

    2  Thank ScanLondon
    Reviewed 23 March 2017

    This could be a nice hotel - if the owners would get rid of the filthy carpets and do some serious renovation! The carpets were so dirty - when we looked into the corners we were disgusted. The location is really good though right on...More

    2  Thank Delia R
    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Very affordable however the rooms needs some renovations , very well located just a stone throw away from the beach also a very good breakfast. family rooms very spacious and we received a very warm welcome from the reception.

    1  Thank Sandile I
    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    Not a bad place to stay. The whole hotel was dated, the wifi was not consistent, it struggled to find it a lot of the time, it was a bit of a pain to park although we did find spaces there. The location was quite...More

    Thank Sophien101
    Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

    Spent the whole week there and it was just ok. The family room is huge with lots of space. Not so sure about the breakfast, there isn't a lot of variety and especially the lack of bacon. Just cross the road to the beach and...More

    Thank Tshireletso N
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 95
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel Durban
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    Room & Suite (37)
    Dining (8)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (53)
    Bathroom (9)
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    Room Tips
    "Must have sea view"
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    "The family rooms on the second floor have great views and are spacious but view partially is blocked by an..."
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    "Don't come close to the Balmoral. It is not worth it."
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    "Make sur to get a room with a view of the ocean"
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