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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stayed at the Old Mill Guesthouse for 7 nights whilst attending a conference. I cannot fault the wonderful hospitality, spacious and clean room. Both the owner and staff are friendly and very accommodating. I would highly recommend this Guesthouse to anyone travelling to Durban. Thank you!

1 Thank paulic72
Garden Route, South Africa
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345 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

It's time the owners spent some money on making small repairs and up grading The Old Mill. It is looking very shabby around the edges. The cupboard under the basin in my bathroom is so old and decrepit it should be replaced immediately. There is just no attention to detail or anyone checking the rooms. The sheets on my bed... More 

1 Thank m0zchick
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Stayed here with hubby for 4 days. Staff were friendly, couldn't do enough, even found a spare room for all our luggage. Room was very nice Strelitza by the side of the pool, every thing we needed was provided. Breakfast was very nice. Central for everything. Will be back again.

Thank Noelle F
Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 9 March 2015

I stayed at the Old Mill Guesthouse in Durban in December 2014 with my family. The staff was friendly and the service they provided was excellent. Every request I had was met and the staff went above and beyond to make our stay at the Old Mill Guesthouse an unforgettable one. The outdoor areas were lush and provided a very... More 

Thank MBarker2015
Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 2 February 2015

My family stayed at the Old Mill Guesthouse in Durban North in December 2015. The rooms were spacious, well maintained and beautifully decorated, the staff were caring and accommodating to all requests, they always went above and beyond. The breakfasts supplied were delicious. The outdoor areas are beautiful with plenty of different areas for the various guest to feel comfortable.... More 

Thank DeirdreMullan
Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We had the good fortune of staying at the Old Mill Guest house in December. The Old Mill Guest house is in a great location. Close to the beach, shops and variety of restaurants. The rooms are tastefully decorated, clean and comfy with aircon. We also made use of the beautiful sparkling pool and outdoor area. The friendly, helpful staff... More 

Thank debbie262015
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Old Mill Guest House is very well situated in Durban North, it is close to all major centers, it is easy to get to Durban central and to Umhalanga. we stayed there for 4 days. The rooms are comfortable but dirty, The staff friendly, willing but untrained. we stayed there three years ego and it was superbly run, well its... More 

Thank Yoram A
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2013

The Old Mill Guest House is very conveniently situated, it is close to all major centres i.e it is easy to get to Durban and the new Business Hub in Umhlanga. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The staff friendly and welcoming. Special requests were handled promptly.

2 Thank Dayle V

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the exclusive up market suburb of Durban North our guesthouse offers holiday makers and business visitors comfortable, air conditioned accommodation only a short drive from Durban and Umhlanga’s golden beaches and the Umhlanga and La Lucia Ridge CBDs.Our central location provides quick access the ICC and Durban’s sporting venues; Moses Mabida Stadium, the Sharks home ground, ABSA Stadium as well as the Sahara Cricket Stadium and Kings Park Olympic Swimming Pool.We believe that good service and value for money are as important as the large comfortable beds we offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Mill Guesthouse

Address: 1 Old Mill Way | Durban North, Durban 4051, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: RM357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Mill Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Outside room by the pool is best”
 of 5 bubbles yorama_13, 29 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Stayed outside, it was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles DayleV_13, 13 Jan 2013 | Read review
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