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    Smith's Cottage

    5 Mount Argus Road | Umgeni Heights, Durban 4051, South Africa
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Reviews (96)
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    1 - 5 of 80 reviews

    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

    2  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

    2  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

    2  Thank Trine S
    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    My girlfriend and I spent two nights at the start of our trip to SA with Pat and Keith. They are super welcoming and friendly couple, Keith picked us up from the nearest airport shuttle stop, and then drove us around all day on a...More

    3  Thank SkipyJon
    Reviewed 28 December 2016

    Our stay at Smiths Cottage hostel was great, especially due to all the efforts Gary and his family take to make you feel so welcome and at home. They were the best, always willing to help even when you don't even expect them to do...More

    5  Thank Inge M
    Hilton Durban
    1,433 reviews
    #3 of 43 hotels in Durban
    eMakhosini Boutique Hotel
    43 reviews
    #32 of 43 hotels in Durban
    Florida Park Hotel
    83 reviews
    #20 of 43 hotels in Durban
    The Riverside Hotel
    222 reviews
    #13 of 43 hotels in Durban
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    • 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$17 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • 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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    Room Tips
    "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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