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    Smith's Cottage

    5 Mount Argus Road | Umgeni Heights, Durban 4051, South Africa
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    Room & Suite (8)
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    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “pool cottage” (2 reviews)
    “south africa” (7 reviews)
    “place to stay” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 82 reviews

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We were made to feel so at home by owners Keith and Pat during our stay in Durban. The hostel has homely atmosphere and is situated in Durban North - close to the city. Thank you Keith and Pat for all of the recommendations and...More

    Thank Hannah S
    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    I couldn't have asked for a better place to start my travels in South Africa! Pat and Keith immediately made me feel at home, they were so kind and helpful and were always ready with tips and recommendations. I had a fantastic time staying at...More

    Thank londongirl327
    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    You want to visit Durban as a tourist and you are looking for a place to stay that is close to the city but still save to be? You are looking for tips and information around durban or for the rest of your trip? Then...More

    4  Thank Fabian G
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    This is a terrific choice, if you're looking for something near the city without being right in the middle of it. It sits in the leafy, hilly suburb of Durban North and is a small, intimate, family run place. Keith and Pat have run this...More

    4  Thank Mark R
    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for the most kind and helpful hosts in SA -Smith's cottage is the place! Pad and Keith gave us the best and most personal "service" in their lovely and very clean home. Their house is very cozy and relaxing, but still...More

    4  Thank Trine S
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$28 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • Smith`s Cottage Hotel Durban
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    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (2)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (6)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    "Although the cabins were good it seems the place to stay is the pool house."
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    "The pool house is WONDERFUL."
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    "No WIFI in the individual rooms but internet available for a price."
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    "There is a big dormitory, as well as some private rooms"
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