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Margate Sands

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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (45)
Pool & Beach (26)
Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gas braai”(4 reviews)
“main beach”(8 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Private Balcony
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
Situated on Margate's popular main beach just 153km south of Durban, Margate Sands comprises a high-rise development of 63 luxury 3-bedroom apartments overlooking the Indian Ocean. Margate Sands is perfect for those seeking a fun-filled getaway along the warm South Coast or ideal for...
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Location and contact
Wiilliam o'Connor Lane, Margate 4275, South Africa
13 km to Margate Airport
17 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsgas braairefurbished unitmain beachheated poolserviced dailygames roompleasant staykids adultsrecommend this resortwashing machine and dishwasherenjoyable family holidayvarious restaurantskiddies entertainmentcoffee farmself cateringout of seasontime share
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit to Margate Sands and we loved every min of our stay. The front desk staff and management were extremely helpful and friendly and on arrival we were properly informed about all the activities in and around the resort. The unit is spacious,...More

Thank stepstonesfinance
Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Stepstonesfinance Thank you for staying with us at Margate Sands Resort .We have on words to describe how happy we are with your feed back and it is so good .We are looking forward to welcome you back with us at the Resort ....More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

I have been with RCI since 1988 and have stayed in many different resorts, this is by far the best. Staff were exception, well inform about restaurant and places to visit. Well done to the resort on maintaining such a high standard. The sun rises...More

Thank lynnwilkinssa
Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 12 June 2018

Dear Lynnwilkinssa Thank you for spending time with us at Margate Sands Resort .We are so delighted you had a wonderful time with us and we are looking forward to welcome you back with us . Kind Regards Nokuzola Felicitus Joko GM Margate Sands GM

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Probably the best location in Margate.Main beach is about 30 meters from the property's entrance and there are many restaurants within walking distance. The apartment we stayed in is well equipped and furnished and its balcony had an unspoiled view of the main beach and...More

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Thank Gerhard1vdm
Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Gerhard1vdm Thank you for staying with us at Margate Sands .What an awesome review and thank you for the support you have given us .We are looking forward to welcome you back at Margate Sands . Kind Regards Nokuzola Felicitus Mabel Joko GM Margate...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Situated directly opposite main beach, there was no need to ever start the car after we arrived: Walking distance from the beach, the Wimpy and Shoprite. The warm pool with outside showers at the hotel was a pure luxury after a sandy day on the...More

Thank Juanita B
Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Juanita B Thank you for spending your holiday with us at Margate Sands Resort .It makes us very proud to receive such a wonderful review from our Guests ,we always thrive for excellence .We cannot wait to welcome you back with us again ....More

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Location is everything. It's right across from the beach on the Indian Ocean. We had access to restaurants, bars, grocery and shopping all around us. The unit is huge and well spaced out. 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is nice. The floors are not cleaned...More

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Thank frenchwedding
Response from Felicitus nokuz... J, General Manager at Margate SandsResponded 17 April 2018

Dear French Wedding Thank you for staying with us at Margate Sands Resort .Your feed back is very important to us and we take it as a tool to improve our service to our Guests and be the best that we can be .We are...More

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Situated on Margate's popular main beach just 153km south of Durban, Margate Sands comprises a high-rise development of 63 luxury 3-bedroom apartments overlooking the Indian Ocean. Margate Sands is perfect ...More for those seeking a fun-filled getaway along the warm South Coast or ideal for half and full day business conferences or intimate weddings. On-site facilities include WiFi, pool, games room, adventure golf, Wellness Spa, beach access, speciality shop, fishing, bicycle hire and braai area. Nearby you can enjoy Oribi Gorge, deep sea fishing, scuba diving, crocodile farm, coffee farm, go carting, reptile park and the Wild Coast Sun and Casino as well as loads of restaurants, bars and golf courses. Less
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (45)
Pool & Beach (26)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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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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"All units are three bedroom, with main bedroom seafacing"
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"Floor 1 and two is the best."
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"Ask for A Quieter side of building - not sure if this will help with noise levels"
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"The higher the room, the better the view"
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