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The Benjamin

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“boutique hotel”(24 reviews)
“florida road”(55 reviews)
“safe street”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsboutique hotelflorida roadsafe streetrestaurants and barssmall poolvery comfortable roomgood nights sleepsmall hotelnight lifelight sleeperwithin easy walking distancestayed for one nightfresh fruithome from homeexcellent breakfastwould definitely stay here againcentral location
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

This was my third stay at The Benjamin and I'll be back. Staff are really great, always smiling and nothing is ever too much trouble. Food is great and rooms are very clean and comfortable. Lindsay is an absolute star..

Thank RichdlR
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for your comments. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 19 May 2017

This privately owned property in a convenient location close to restaurants and other facilities, has a deservedly loyal repeat clientele. Impeccably maintained with caring, welcoming and efficient staff, it is a secure and comfortable oasis on Florida Road. Rooms and bathrooms are compact, and I...More

Thank LewR
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 22 May 2017

Thank-you for your comments; the staff at The Benjamin is definitely its biggest asset.

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We always stay here with my groups of Canadian visitors. We feel welcomed, with a glass of wine and people who greet us like friends. They care about their guests. Excellent breakfast, comfy rooms with good linens. I like this place as there are many...More

Thank Valerie H
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you and glad that you enjoyed our area and the hospitality of our hotel.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

This little hotel was a delightful one night stay. We were warmly welcomed and our room by the courtyard was quiet and comfortable. The cupboard of welcome drinks was a very nice touch and appreciated by our travel-weary group. We thought the Florida Rd area...More

Thank UnaW
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay, sorry it was only one night, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

I really enjoyed the level of service, the lovely attitudes of every body at this establishment, their willingness to assist with things like adaptors, tooth paste , printing and the clean and comfy rooms.I wish mine wasn't facing the pool because I had to close...More

Thank Liepollo Leboha... P
Response from Nicole M, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again soon.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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"Avoid front rooms as road quite noisy"
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"If you are looking for a quiet room request one at the back of the hotel"
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"Request a room not facing Florida Road which are quieter"
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"corner rooms are better and the ones away from the pool are more private"
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