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    Essenwood House

    630 Stephen Dlamini Road | Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 November 2013

    Beautiful old house and gardens with stunning views across Durban. Room size enormous with very good room facilities! Lovely helpful staff. Cleanliness acceptable, but room for improvement. Noise unfortunately travels up the stairs and around the property a fair amount. Good value for money all-in-all.More

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    Response from Essenwood, Owner at Essenwood HouseResponded 24 November 2013

    Thank you so much for your very kind review. We always appreciate honesty in these reviews, but appreciate it even more if the guests tell us exactly what was not up to their expectation. We try and keep the place immaculate and look after our...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2013

    I and my husband were there in Essenwood house last summer and it was wonderful! the house is very beautiful, the room big and plenty of charme . The owner, Sir George, is very kind and friendly!!!. We were like at home! We would like...More

    Thank simona b
    Response from Essenwood, Owner at Essenwood HouseResponded 17 October 2013

    So glad to get your review, thank you so much. We hope that all your travels were enjoyable and of course hope to see you again sometime here at Essenwood, All best wishes, John and paddy

    Reviewed 13 October 2013

    My mother, husband, and 6 month old son stayed at Essenwood on a quick stopover through Durban. We were quite surprised it turned out to be such an elegant oasis. The house is beautiful and well maintained. Our rooms were extremely well appointed; the hosts...More

    Thank Pinkfiece
    Response from Essenwood, Owner at Essenwood HouseResponded 17 October 2013

    So sorry it was such a short stay, but obviously glad that you enjoyed staying with us. There is so much to see in S.Africa it is impossible to see it all in one go, but we hope you will have happy memories of the...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2013

    As my other preferred hotel was fully booked, I chanced on Essenwood House - and I wish I could have been the first person to review it because so much has already been said that I would have wanted to! Yep, the gardens are lush,...More

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    Response from Essenwood, Owner at Essenwood HouseResponded 17 October 2013

    Many thanks for your review, which of course is much appreciated. We always try and look after our guests and it gives one a "lift" when one is kind enough to write about their stay, Hope to see you again now that you know where...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2013

    I couldn't imagine wanting to stay anywhere else in Durban. The garden is just glorious and you feel as though you are on acreage miles away from the bustle of the city. Not that the Berea area is that crowded - it is a beautiful...More

    Thank CanberraFamilygirl
    Response from Essenwood, Owner at Essenwood HouseResponded 17 October 2013

    Thank you so much for your very kind review, which is of course much appreciated and makes all the hard work worthwhile, So glad you enjoyed your stay, Bella still starving at breakfast, can't stop her!! Hope to see you again here sometime, best wishes,...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$67 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Gaia A
    24 July 2015|
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    Response from Essenwood | Property representative |
    Hi, The Convention centre is too far to walk, about 10 minutes by car. Taxis available on requests. We have many guests staying here for Conferences, they all take taxis or have hired cars Regards John Chance
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    Taxis available at 10 minutes notice 24 hours a day!! Just a phone call away Regards John Chance
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    "Room #2 is excellent on ground floor."
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    "Room 4 is private and beautifully laid out. / room 2- lovely setting with great views onto pool and sea"
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    "We stayed in 2 different rooms and both were fantastic so I think all rooms here are spacious, well equipped..."
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    "We had the ground floor room and family members had an upstairs room within the house. Magnificent views..."
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