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    Durban Elephant

    330 Cato Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    Stay at Durban Elephant if you're in Durban. You can look out over Durban and the ocean from this gorgeous retreat above the city. it's not a hotel, it's a guest house with terrific big rooms, made-to-order breakfast, interesting books and things to look at,...More

    Thank AuntSiwa
    Response from Howard R, Owner at Durban ElephantResponded 16 May 2017

    I agree with you - Stay at Durban Elephant if you're in Durban! My view is probably biased so it is good to get an unbiased one. Thanks for the overall picture of Durban Elephant which is helpful for other guests.

    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    The D'urban Elephant is a lovely place to stay and meet other travelers in Durban. The rooms are large but cozy with comfortable beds. The highlight of my stay was daily breakfasts of made-to-order eggs and fresh fruit on the terrace, which overlooks a beautiful...More

    Thank krisnbratton
    Response from Howard R, Owner at Durban ElephantResponded 16 May 2017

    Thanks for this very informative review and I always stay up as to what to suggest for guests to do and see - it is not only about staying here - but the whole experience. I look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    The Durban Elephant is a great place to stay and I wish I could stay longer! I've stayed twice now with my wife and I will return any time I am in the area. The rooms I stayed in are gorgeous, clean, and well appointed...More

    Thank jadlecat
    Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

    What a nice accommodation! First of all - Howard is a great host, every morning we had a delicious breakfast with fresh fruits together with him. Our room was lovely. A big cosy bed and a little sofa at the side. Everything was clean and...More

    1  Thank Taelki
    Reviewed 17 September 2016

    A wonderful place to unwind after a day of work or sightseeing. The room was comfortable, spacious and clean. Every morning we are treated to a fresh and cook-to-order breakfast completed with interesting and varied discussion with Howard and other guests. The grounds are beautifully...More

    Thank amc7q
    Response from Howard R, Owner at Durban ElephantResponded 19 September 2016

    A rewarding pleasure of owning and running Durban Elephant is getting great reviews like this. I am pleased that we were able to make your stay here memorable. The garden is often underplayed in reviews so thank you especially for that mention.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    Room & Suite (6)
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    "Ask for an upstairs room."
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    "Ask if the room on the top floor - breathtaking view of Durban!"
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    "Loved our cottage in the back with a view!"
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    "I think that all the rooms are probably good ones but some at least have good views over Durban"
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