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    Ridgeview Lodge

    17 Loudoun Road | Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
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    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 21 December 2016

    The service was excellent and i received a very warm welcome . Gary was very helpfull and accomodating. It is a great place to stay and is located near all ammeneties. breakfast was wondefull. will definitely stay there again

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    Thank allanl343
    Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview LodgeResponded 28 December 2016

    Hi Alan, thanks for the review and fantastic to read that you enjoyed your stay.We look forward to hosting you some time in the future. Seasons Greetings Gary & Tosca

    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    I really enjoyed my stay at this lodge.Gary and Tosca are sweet and helpful.The environment is so clean and quiet,it is the best for relaxing and refreshing your mind.Breakfast is superb,you eat as much as you like and what ever you want.Thank you Gray&Tosca.

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    Thank JoyceThandiwe
    Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview LodgeResponded 28 December 2016

    Hi Joyce, hope that you hads a pleasant flight home. Many thanks for the review , sure is good to know that you enjoyed the ambiance and facilities of the Lodge and that you were able to relax. Seasons greetings Gary & Tosca

    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    The rooms are large and well serviced. The Lodge is clean and very well run. The hosts are friendly and welcoming. The breakfast is excellent.with all the extras. The view over Durban harbour is an added bonus.

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    Thank James R
    Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview LodgeResponded 16 November 2016

    Hi James, many thanks for posting the review, great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, do hope that the exams went well, we sure look forward to hosting you when you are next down Durban way...Regards Gary & Tosca

    Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

    The rooms are average. The bed was not so nice. The view in the garden is stunning and the couple who owns the house are really good hosts. They gave a lot of information about Durban and other places we where going to. they were...More

    Thank Cécile K
    Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview LodgeResponded 27 October 2016

    Hello Cecile and Stephan, how are you doing, enjoy Sani Pass and the Drakensburg? Many thanks for staying with us, sorry about the "hard bed", new beds are often a little uncomfortable at first. Travel safely, Best regards Gary& Tosca

    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    The advertising boasts some very impressive attributes HOWEVER this is not the case! The view is not visible from any of the rooms although the ad says that the panoramic views are a feature! The gardens are impressive and WiFi is really good The rooms...More

    1  Thank Stan K
    Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview LodgeResponded 20 October 2016

    Hi Stan, many thanks for the "review", may I give you a few pointers.... we did not submit or edit the guest house description, it is done by their webmaster , whoever that might be,. We do not freely award ourselves "4 stars", this is...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$69 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    Room Tips
    "If the price was somehow lower then any room will do!"
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    "Room 1 has the best view, somewhat smaller but still big enough for a tall guy like me :-)"
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    "I don't think it is a major issue, but you probably get more privacy in a garden room."
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    "Rooms 6 & 7 are the best."
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