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The Benjamin

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
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All reviews boutique hotel florida road free bar safe street restaurants and bars restaurant district small hotel very comfortable room light sleeper night life fresh fruit stayed for one night nice pool would definitely stay here again central location breakfast was delicious home away from home
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

As I write this review i am still sitting on the terrace of the lovely Benjamin hotel, waiting for my ride to Point St Jone. I've come here for Sardine Run and did not see a necessity to spend night in Durban as anything pleasurable....More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 5 July 2017

Good Day! Thank-you for your lovely words and review, it means the world to us. The staff at The Benjamin certainly is what makes it stands out from the rest and I will be sure to pass your comments to my team. We hope the...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Hotel not amazing but it was good value for money. However, the noise from the nightclub next door and the street is terrible. Make sure to book a room poolside. Meeting or small conference facilities available. Accommodating personnel.More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Response from SunetGM, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 28 June 2017

We are currently contending with a situation of noise disturbance from a neighbouring building and we are working closely with the authorities to try and curb this situation but despite our best efforts, this issue has not yet been resolved. We are naturally extremely aware...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was my third stay at The Benjamin and I'll be back. Staff are really great, always smiling and nothing is ever too much trouble. Food is great and rooms are very clean and comfortable. Lindsay is an absolute star..

Date of stay: May 2017
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Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for your comments. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

This privately owned property in a convenient location close to restaurants and other facilities, has a deservedly loyal repeat clientele. Impeccably maintained with caring, welcoming and efficient staff, it is a secure and comfortable oasis on Florida Road. Rooms and bathrooms are compact, and I...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank LewR
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 22 May 2017

Thank-you for your comments; the staff at The Benjamin is definitely its biggest asset.

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We always stay here with my groups of Canadian visitors. We feel welcomed, with a glass of wine and people who greet us like friends. They care about their guests. Excellent breakfast, comfy rooms with good linens. I like this place as there are many...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Valerie H
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you and glad that you enjoyed our area and the hospitality of our hotel.

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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$99 - US$134 (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$99 - US$134 (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
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"Ask for a room away from the noise of Florida Road"
41margueritec
10 Aug 2018
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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..."
494fidelt
19 Jul 2018
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"Avoid front rooms as road quite noisy"
jackieemillis
29 Jan 2018
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"If you are looking for a quiet room request one at the back of the hotel"
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6 Sep 2017
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