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    Margate Sands

    Wiilliam o'Connor Lane, Margate 4275, South Africa
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
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    “gas braai” (4 reviews)
    “heated pool” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Beachfront
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a very pleasant stay at Margate sand, the refurbished unit was very excellent, but the highlight of our stay was a very hospitable staff at your reception area by the name of BRIGHT. He was just brilliant, well done on the excellent service.More

    1  Thank Reshika S
    Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Reshika S What a wonderful review we are so delighted you have chosen us as your holiday resort .Our staff are always thriving for excellence and Customer satisfaction .We are looking forward to welcome back at our Resort . Kind Regards Felicitus Nokuzola Joko...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Booked in on Friday 2 March 2018 and out on Sunday. Awesome unit , friendly staff but if you looking to get a good nights rest then you not gonna find it here. Sadly that is what lets this resort down. friday night was not...More

    Thank sharonn198
    Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Sharonn198 Thank you for staying with us at Margate Sands on the 02 February 2018 and your feed back is very important to us as a Resort .We are having challenges regarding the situation as we really trying our best as a Resort to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The shower floor was infested with ringworms it wasn't a concern or shock to cleaners as it seemed all units experience this. Never will I stay there again. Disgusted that managements cudnt care n was of no help at all. Extreme attitude. N racist.

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    2  Thank surayiai
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The resort in centrally located in the seaside holiday town of Margate. Great access to the beach, which has blue flag status. The only downside is if you looking for a good night sleep you may not get it every night with loud music from...More

    Thank Ebrahim S
    Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ebrahim S Thank you for your feed back about your Holiday ,We are really trying to engage in ideas that will make the status of the Beach front to be pleasant for all our Guests in the surroundings .We at Margate Sands are looking...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2018

    Lovely resort but room no 16 needs total refurbishment. Door handles, bathroom doors all broken and lots more. Very impressed with kids entertainment. The Staff are pleasant and helpful. Security guards are hopeless and rude, they cause constant traffic in the driveway that inconvencies the...More

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    Thank aaminal2018
    Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, Guest Relations Manager at Margate SandsResponded 9 January 2018

    Dear aaminal2018 Thank you for staying with us at our Resort however i can understand some of your unhappiness and i would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused . Kind Regards Felicitus Nokuzola Joko

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$118 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 63
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
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    Rafique1
    16 November 2015|
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    Response from Sacci2014 |
    Good Morning Rafique, regarding your request, yes unit 15 have 2x bathrooms , 1x bath and 2x showers.Should you need further detail please feel free to contact us direct. Kind regards Sakkie Coetzee General... More
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    V-nny
    11 October 2015|
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    Response from Sacci2014 |
    Dear Visitor, our resort is self catering, with lots of restaurants and fast food outlets next to us.Hoping you will find this in order. Regards Sakkie Coetzee General Manager- Margate Sands.
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    1 April 2015|
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    Response from Margate Sands V | Property representative |
    Dear Yrrets Thank you for your enquiry. We do offer a shuttle service from King Shaka Airport to Margate Sands. Please forward your details to the resort in order to make a booking. Alternatively you can rent a car on... More
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