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    Anchor's Rest

    14 Stanley Grace Crescent, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Reviewed 16 January 2017

    All round a very enjoyable recovery break following three flights. But minus luggage for twenty four hours. A few minutes walk revealed a great variety of restaurants and cafes. Peter is great source of local knowledge and suggestions.More

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    Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear Peter and Carol Thanks for taking the time to write a review of Anchor's Rest, which we so enjoyed reading. Being without your luggage was definitely not the way to start a holiday, but you were very stoic about it, which is admirable after...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    A beautiful establishment with lovely peaceful gardens and sea views. Well organized. Friendly host. Visit was comfortable and pleasant. Facility is within walking distance to the sea, shops and restaurants.More

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    Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 6 December 2016

    Dear Rob Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write a review on Anchor's Rest. We are always delighted when guests have enjoyed their stay with us and hope that you will return for another visit in the not too...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    Attention to detail excellent breakfasts and lovely room with everything you needed including cafietere and fresh coffee .Host extremely attentive and lovely pool, furnishings and a seaview What more could you ask for .Safe location with a short walk to the bustling restaurants.More

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    Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 6 December 2016

    Thank you so much for your most complimentary review, which we were delighted to read. It is always so rewarding for us when guests have enjoyed their time at Anchor's Rest, as well as the wonderful 'village' of Umhlanga Rocks with it's vibey restaurants. We...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2016

    Anchor's Rest is located in a very quite street, but not far from the town. The room was very clean and had very good taste in decoration. The wifi in the room was very good. They serve good breakfast. Peter and Cilla are very friendly...More

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    Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 6 December 2016

    How lovely to hear from you and thank you for your wonderful review of Anchor's Rest. It was such a pleasure to meet the two of you and introduce you to our bustling 'village' of Umhlanga Rocks. We so enjoy meeting people from different parts...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    A group of ten of us from the United States started our trip to South Africa with two nights at Anchor's Rest. This was to allow any stragglers in our group to catch up, and to recover from jet lag. The rooms are delightful with...More

    Thank Paul A
    Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 6 December 2016

    Dear Paul Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Anchor's Rest which we were delighted to read. It was a pleasure meeting you and the rest of your group and helping you to ease into your trip in South Africa. You were a...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • US$84 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    894Andrea894
    10 May 2016|
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    Response from Cilla R | Property representative |
    Hi Andrea During the week (Monday through to Friday) breakfast is served from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Over the weekends breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. For guests who have an early flight to catch we put a continental... More
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    24 January 2015|
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    Anchor's Rest is two blocks from the beach, so it won't take more than five minutes leisurely walking to reach the Promenade. There are Tour Guides who would happily take you out for half day, or full day tours and they... More
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    "Cheetah room was lovely, private little garden and patio. and still close to the pool and bar area"
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    "Rooms leading out on to the garden are beautifully peaceful."
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    "If walking a problem make sure you ask for a room that doesn't have a steep staircase."
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    "We stayed in one of the double rooms, as the larger rooms were booked, yet we were more than comfortable."
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