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    Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat

    120 Goble Rd | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
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    “honesty bar” (28 reviews)
    “colonial style” (18 reviews)
    “guest house” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    31 - 35 of 315 reviews

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    The Guesthouse would be a Bijoux and the Personel is very nice. We had a reservation for two rooms, one was especially tiny and the other one really spacious with a big terrasse and whirlpool. We came into the spacious room and it reeked old...More

    Thank Monika R
    Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 June 2017

    Our rating on Tripadvisor and Certificate of Excellence is entirely determined by our Guests and neither we, nor Tripadvisor, have any influence over this. We are extremely sorry that your expectations were not met and have followed up on your areas of concern - our...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    A fantastic hotel, beautiful ,homely and tastefully with the best manager Vincent and staff,we had a wonderful stay there ! Will be back ! Breakfasts were great ,decor and bedding great , what more can I say !

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    Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 June 2017

    We are so pleased that you had a wonderful stay at Goble Palms, and thank you for your enthusiastic comments. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kind regards, Leanne

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    Lovely stay as always! Me and a friend shared a room; we had a lovely private patio and because of good security we could sleep doors open. Breakfast was a highlight every morning. Good eateries conveniently close. Last but definitely not least, the staff are...More

    Thank thecrownza
    Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 June 2017

    It was our pleasure to host you once again at Goble Palms. We appreciate your patronage and thank you for taking the time to send a review. We look forward to your next visit! Kind regards Leanne

    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    We have not been to Durban for quite some time and we were looking for a guesthouse in a safe area , close to the Promenade and other facilities.The Goble Palms Guest Lodge is minutes away from all amenities , walking distance from here are...More

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    Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 5 June 2017

    Thank you, Carl, for your great review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to host you again when you next visit Durban. Kind regards, Leanne

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Very nice place and great hospitality. Enjoyed my stay there with my family and was absolutely awesome. Their staff was very helpful and always there to assist when you need them. I'll go back there anytime. Thanks a lot.

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    Response from goblepalms, Owner at Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban RetreatResponded 11 May 2017

    We thank you for staying at Goble Palms and are most pleased that your family enjoyed your time with us. Kind regards Leanne

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Durban
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    Response from goblepalms | Property representative |
    Hi there, We are happy to arrange your Airport Transfer. We do have a Duty Manager through the night, so no problem there. Kind regards Leanne
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    "The top house is beautiful if you're comfortable with stairs"
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