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Botany Bay Lodge

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27 St Thomas Road Berea, Durban South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 31 January 2011

We have now stayed at Botany Bay Lodge twice and would do so over and over again. We were made to feel very welcome throughout both our stays. Our room was extremely comfortable and spacious. Our hosts were always around to pamper to our every...More

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Response from BotanyBayLodge, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 12 August 2012

Thank you for your review. We were glad to have you back again and even more so to hear that you enjoyed both your stays with us. Our doors are always open to welcome you back.

Reviewed 13 May 2010

Double booking and a pack of lies: We had a fully paid for and confirmed booking for two single rooms for a 4 night stay. On arrival management tried to place myself and a female colleague in the same room. Later they conceded a mistake...More

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Response from DurbanBotany, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 18 August 2010

This person had booked via a colleague, the colleague had paid in full and we had no contact whatsoever with David Cartwright, he openly admitted to corresponding with an incorrect email address, our t's & c's have a time frame to pay and send confirmation...More

Reviewed 10 November 2009

Had a wonderful week at Botany Bay Lodge, right opposite the fantastic Durban Botanic Gardens where we were working/attending an international conference. Stacey, Wayne and Lily went out of their way to look after us, without being obtrusive at all, and we felt very safe...More

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Response from BotanyBayLodge, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 6 August 2012

Thank you for such a good review. We're only glad we were able to make your stay in Durban a wonderful one and hope you will return to Sunny Durban and Botany Bay Lodge one day.

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Botany Bay Lodge was built in 1921 and has been lovingly restored to its former glory by the owners Wayne And Stacy.Botany Bay Lodge offers friendly, relaxed accommodation with an afro-colonial setting, More situated right next to the famous Botanical Gardens on Durban's lush suburb - the Berea - not far from shopping centres, cinemas, good restaurants and take-aways.Minutes from Durban City Centre.We are only 5 minutes from the city centre, International Conference Centre and beaches and the soccer, cricket and rugby stadiums.Our lodge has four en-suite bedrooms with fans and air conditioners for those balmy Durban evenings. Our rooms are all equipped with coffee/tea facilities, TV’s, overhead fans, safes and have ample cupboard space. Our top quality mattresses ensure you a restful night’s sleep. Our linen is new and of good quality. We provide towels, soap and shampoo. We offer wireless internet access to check emails for those guests with their own laptops. We do offer fax/ telephone facilities on request. We also offer safe off-street parking, pool bar, laundry / maid service and a fully fitted communal kitchen and braai area for your self catering requirements.Our pool is set in tranquil, lush, tropical surroundings and you will find it very difficult not to unwind and take a well-deserved break. Our bar has a fridge where you may chill your drinks.There are telephone and fax facilities on request, a comfortable, relaxing lounge and lots of information available for tours / safaris, activities, car hire, etc. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$56 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$56 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Room & Suite (2)
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"Room 2 is the best room, I think"
MilesDivett
25 Jul 2013
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"perhaps avoid the room by the kitchen if you want to sleep in."
GailLosAngeles
4 Aug 2012
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"Not for stay when on business due to lack of wifi and parking accessibility."
Wawiel
4 Jul 2012
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"All rooms are of excellent quality"
toby5762
5 Jul 2011
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