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Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My families two rooms were unfortunately not next to each other as one would expect when booking for 2 rooms, but not the end of the world. The parking was plentiful, rooms were fantastic, beds comfortable, amenities good, views over the sea unobstructed and wonderful (except for the collapsed decking hanging perilously over the sheer drop).The troupe of monkeys clambering...

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a detailed review about our guest house. All feedback is highly appreciated. Controlling noisy guests is always tricky, our apologies for their lack of consideration to others during your stay. Kindly note that the guests in reference have no connection whatsoever to any of our guest house staff. We are elated that you enjoyed your...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing darling guesthouse. We stayed at various 5 star and 10 star resorts this year but this place outshines all the others. Staff go out of they way to make sure guests are comfortable. The rooms are neat and comfortable. Breakfast was heavenly. Sea views are beyond beautiful and management makes you feel like royalty. The massage area is...

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

It is truly amazing & encouraging to receive such wonderful feedback from you, our most valued guest! We are elated that you loved your stay with us so much. Our staff & myself have a huge passion for this beautiful guest house, that we have the privilege of looking after. Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Holon, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this hotel as close to Eland lake game reserve (accommodation on game reserve itself wasn't available). We have upper room with ocean view and with balcony,unfortunately don't have enough time to enjoy this nice room and especially with ocean view. Just one point: service of receptionist is not proper to such good hotel,we ask woman about glass for...

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! Our apologes for the receptionists oversight. Our view is indeed amazing! Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Reviewed 19 September 2016

I had such a wonderful weekend stay at 305 over this past weekend! All I can say is WOW!! From the awesome staff who made sure I was comfortable from the minute I walked in, to the amazing views from my room and lovely breakfast! 305 is one of the best guest houses I have been to! I must come...

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Wow! Wow! Wow! A huge big thank you for such a stellar review of our guest house. We are elated that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us & that you will be returning! Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Pretoria
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beautiful guest house and setting overlooking the beach and sea. Get a luxurious feeling in the rooms. Staff friendly and helpful. Very good food. Close to big shopping mall. Whole guest house and outside decorated with beautiful art. Only negative I could say is that there isn't a swimming pool.

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your most appreciated review! Fortunately we have our beautiful local beach & pool just 2 km's away to enjoy. But our 180 degree view of the spectacular Indian Ocean is breath taking nonetheless. Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Sea facing room. WiFi excellent. Room is clean and well . The size of room is big. Washroom size is also big. Breakfast was good. The staff and service is excellent. Great place to stay..

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

What a splendid review! A huge thank you! 305 Guest House is indeed so very proud of its luxury & spaciousness. Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I picked Amanzimtoti as this weekend's destination. The first place that came through my search was 305 Guest House and I obliged. After an 8 hour drive the guest house was a perfect spot, tranquil with the roar of nature, the sea. I didn't even have to go out on day 1 but seat and admire the view. The Guest...

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

We loved having you stay with us! And definitely look forward to your next visit. Thank you for an amazing review. Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 August 2016

It was clean, very clean. And it was quiet. So much attention to detail. The sea views, well very little compares. This was my 3rd stay...and the excellence has been consistent. I love the idea of a cafe in the premises because sometimes you just want to stay in.

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post such a fabulous review of our guest house! Lovely to see our frequent travellers happy and content! Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Kempton Park
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Everything very nice, maybe some more snacks in the room. very nice view. Room was also clean and neat. Maybe it will be a good idea to put some more snacks in the room. prepared to pay for it. came in late and wanted to snack on something. but not serious. Keep it up

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review! We do sell snacks & drinks from reception from 6am to 10pm daily, and can assist with this even if you have arranged a later arrival time. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

Johannesburg
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The guest house is beautiful, peace full, safe and very clean. The's someone at reception at all time always eager to assist you The breakfast was delicious and the total management of the place is on point

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305gh, Operations Director at 305 Guest House, responded to this review

Wow! A huge thank you for taking the time to post such a splendid review of our guest house. Your feedback is so valuable to each and every member of our staff. Best wishes, Jolene Els (Operations Director)

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
305 Guest House is an AA & TGSA accredited 4 Star luxury accommodation with unspoilt 180 degree sea views, facing natural forests and the Indian Ocean. Situated in the heart of South Durban, you can while your time away by relaxing on our deck looking out onto the sea & watching dolphins and whales! All our rooms are individually designed with unique colours and natural stone floors. Numerous choices of beverages for you to choose from. Your stay at 305 Guest House includes a variety of fruit, muffins, snacks and freshly made fruit salad & yoghurt at our Buffet Table for your breakfast. Choose either a scrumptious continental breakfast or a variety of other dishes such as an omelette with flourishings of cheese! Our dinners are cooked daily in our kitchen using quality AND quantity as a perk to your stay! PLEASE NOTE: Dinners are ordered at reception and either delivered to your room or served in our dining area. Our prices beat our competitors. We offer a quality service with a friendly atmosphere from all our staff! A Massage and Nail Spa on the premises allows you to be spoilt on your door step by our professional technicians. Gym to work out in whilst facing the Indian Ocean watching ships pass by and whales frolicking in the sea! WE do have an on site coffee shop that is open 7 days a week from 7am to 3pm. WE also do offer 2 x golf driving range nets for our keen golfers. 305 Guest House is one of the most talked about hotels in the area and a short walk to The Galleria Shopping Mall allows you to shop till you drop and see South African Culture. The Tala Game Reserve and the Lion Park is only a drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 305 Guest House

Address: 305 Ipahla Road | Athlone Park, Amanzimtoti 4126, South Africa (Formerly 305 on Ipahla)
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Amanzimtoti
Price Range: €51 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 305 Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Upper room with ocean view”
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“Our room was to the left of the entrance. Very quiet and private.”
 of 5 bubbles 856chantals, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Eishhh, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles L0uise007, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The cappuccino's are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles Refilwe_Mosia, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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