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Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Hey Lynn, Just letting you know to not book this place again - its on the party strip and my windows are vibrating from the music in the bars nears us. I've given up trying to work cause its too noisy. Its like a rave or something downstairs. It's not your fault at all. I just want you to know... More 

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Thank research1232015
Jacqueline N, Front Office Manager at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

We apologise tremendously for your bad experience. More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 December 2015

The description says it is near 16 cafes and bars, and I can hear everyone of them! Music is so loud my window is vibrating. not good when you are on a business trip and need to give a presentation tomorrow. To add insult to injury there's no milk in the room to have with the tea and coffee, the... More 

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Thank CSP500
Jacqueline N, Owner at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

We apologize for you bad experience. More 

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Reviewed 13 October 2015

The room was spacious and had an air conditioner. The door is up a steep flight of stairs with no landing, coming out of the door I nearly fell with my luggage. Bit of a dangerous situation!!! Towels we dirty, no milk or substitute in the room for the coffee & tea provided. No staff available after 6 till around... More 

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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

I attended a conference at the university and found this guesthouse to be a close, affordable option. It is also conveniently located near shops and restaurants in what seemed to be a busy but safe area of Durban. The room was basic and small, but comfortable with just minor issues like a soap dispenser in the shower that wasn't working... More 

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Jacqueline N, Owner at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much. More 

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Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Nice little guest house in Glenwood. My wife had a stay of a few nights at Entabeni Hospital which is just up the road and as we are out of towners it was the perfect place to stay so I could be close by. Didn't book the breakfast but the room was more than adequate with all the home comforts.... More 

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Jacqueline N, Owner at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much More 

Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 14 May 2013

Really nice service and just what I needed. I was in Durban for a 2 day conference, i got back every night to a quiet room with fast wifi and for dinner some good restaurants all within a minutes walk away. I hardly saw Jackie and Abonda as I was away so early, but they left a nice breakfast for... More 

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Jacqueline N, Owner at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much More 

Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 8 February 2013

We arrived to Durban from Sydney at the end of January and stayed till the 6th of February at this beautiful Beechwood B&B Our stay started with the hostess arranging our trip from the airport to the B &B. Once we arrived at Beechwood we were then shown to our room. Our room was absolutely lovely. It was obvious that... More 

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Jacqueline N, Owner at Beechwood Guesthouse, responded to this review

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beechwood Guesthouse is a gracious home situated in one of Durban's established suburbs close to the famous Musgrave Centre with its many shops, offices, restaurants and cinemas. Beechwood Guesthouse is 200 meters from approximately 16 restaurants and cafes.Close to Davenport shopping Center as well as Woolworths Food.North Beach is a 10 minute drive and 12 minute drive to uShaka Marine World. The guesthouse has 4 rooms and a cottage as well as a two bedroomed apartment with a dining area and lounge area as well as kitchen&bathroom with a shower and bathtub.All rooms have dstv, air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, tea&coffee making facilities.Three rooms have kitchenettes. We also have another three bedroom house,with two of the bedrooms having a sharing bathroom and the third bedroom has its own en suite bathroom with a shower.The house also has an outside cottage with a kitchen and lounge area.All rooms have dstv, air-conditioning, tea&coffee making facilities.Beechwood offers Wi-Fi Internet access in most rooms,fans, safe, pool and safe parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beechwood Guesthouse

Address: 11 Shuter Road | Glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Price Range: RM245 - RM344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Do yourselves a favour and do not book this place.”
 of 5 bubbles research1232015, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“one as far away from the noise of the bars as possible.......”
 of 5 bubbles CSP500, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Only stayed in one, but they all looked good.”
 of 5 bubbles damianb448, 13 May 2013 | Read review
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