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The Benjamin

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Overview
141 Florida Road Morningside, Durban 4001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (254)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are fantastic. Super friendly. The hotel is simply beautiful and spotless. Situated in the hub of Florida rd a few steps away from great restaurants. This is definitely my place of choice to stay in Durban from now on!!

Thank Wendy R
Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank-you so much for our 5 star review! We take great pride in what we do and it is very rewarding getting such feedback. See you back soon I hope!

Reviewed 10 August 2018

The Benjamin kindly put up around 16 "girls" visiting Durban for our 30th School Reunion. I'm not sure that they didn't regret it, but my word! They were nothing but kind and understanding and went way above and beyond to accommodate our needs. The hotel...More

Thank marguerite c
Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 11 August 2018

Thank-you so much for your kind review. The staff loved having all you ladies here and it gave an extra 'spunk' to the hotel for the weekend! Don't wait for the 40th to return...

Reviewed 19 July 2018

It was a very warm and welcoming place. Their breakfast is always fresh and healthy, and a friendly staff. It's quiet enough for me to fall asleep even when next to a busy street. The WiFi is very Reliable and for what I would reckon...More

Thank Fidel T
Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 24 July 2018

Good Day Thank-you very much for your kind review of The Benjamin Hotel. We are delighted you enjoyed your experience here and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The staff are fantastic. The hotel is very comfortable. We had a beautiful room. The breakfast is probably the best I have seen in 40 years of travelling. Complimentary evening drink is such a nice touch. A really great stay and being offered a late...More

Thank RiaTenburyWells
Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 16 July 2018

Good Day Thank-you very much for your kind review. We work very diligently at The Benjamin to achieve high standards so it is most gratifying to receive such positive feedback. We look forward to having you back one day soon!

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay with old world charm, you need to be able to climb stairs to the rooms. Ours had a shared balcony with plenty of space for cases ect. It was lovely to be offered complementary drinks before going out for...More

Thank Bluemargt
Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 6 June 2018

Good Day Thank-you for your kind review of our hotel. We are so pleased you enjoyed all the offerings and that Florida Road provided ample options for you to choose from. We also offer ground floor rooms should you prefer that in the future. Thanks...More

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Description
"Home away from Home"A warm welcome awaits you at The Benjamin located a 5-minute drive from Durban Beaches and in the heart of the vibrant entertainment strip in Florida Road. The hotel features gardens with an ...More outdoor pool and a shaded terrace. Free parking is available on site.The Benjamin and offers free WI-FI.41 rooms where no two rooms are the same open onto balconies and gardens . The cosy rooms offer airconditioning, tea,coffee making facilities,hairdryers,Satellite TV and work desks in all rooms. Overlooking the garden and pool, Benjamin’s breakfast is served in our open glassed conservatory style restaurant and offers a fresh continental breakfast buffet and plated hot breakfasts. Walk out of the Hotel into the restaurant road of Durban and enjoy your dinners and lunches in some of Durbans famous restaurants.The Moses Mabida Stadium, The Rugby Stadium, Suncoast Casino and Durban ICC are within 5km by car from The Benjamin. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$91 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Benjamin Hotel Durban
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Benjamin Hotel Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$91 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Benjamin Hotel Durban
,
Benjamin Hotel Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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Room & Suite (22)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (4)
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"Ask for a room away from the noise of Florida Road"
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"If you're a REALLY quiet sleeper. Best to choose a room opposite the road from the road. It's a busy..."
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"Avoid front rooms as road quite noisy"
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"If you are looking for a quiet room request one at the back of the hotel"
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