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Anchor's Rest

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“b b”(29 reviews)
“guest house”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bfully stocked honesty barguest houseself cateringgarden roomfew minutes walklovely promenadehome away from homelovely guesthouselovely swimming poolthe perfect place to staybars and restaurantsgreat positioninternational airportsun loungersloved our staycentral location
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay. A home away from home. Very neat, clean and well equipment with much attention to detail. A perfect breakfast to the start of the day. Parking can be a little challenging however.More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roland and Lucy Thanks so much for your positive review, which was a pleasure to read. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your weekend and that Anchor's Rest met your expectations. Plus the fact that you enjoyed our delicious breakfasts, which does set...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Anchors Rest could not have been any better. Pete and Cilla made our trip and were so welcoming so thanks for a wonderful trip. The accomodation and standard of service was excellent .We will see you again!More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rallen Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Anchor's Rest, which we really appreciate. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the guest house and found the accommodation and our standard of service excellent. What is even better...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anchor's Rest is the perfect place to stay in Umhlanga. The hosts are wonderful, rooms are nice and everything is a short stroll away, beach, shops and restaurants. Breakfast is really good and the poolarea nice.More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 1 week ago

Dear Susann Thanks so much for your lovely review, which we were very pleased to receive. It is always such a pleasure for us to read a review like yours and know that we have met our guests' expectations. Of course it always helps when...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had a wonderful stay just before Christmas. Our host Cilla and Peter were amazing, nothing too much trouble. Breakfasts were amazing ! Anchors Rest is comfortable and homely and very welcoming and we look forward to spending time with them again in 2018 !!!More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 2 January 2018

Dear E3795QNjackiew Thank you so much for your complimentary review, which we so appreciate. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the breakfasts, which many guests do compliment us on. It is important to us that guests feel comfortable and at home when they stay...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

The Hotel owners are very warm and helpful the anchor rest is the easy place to reach from airport and also from durban. It’s place is in walking distance to elegant restaurants cafes shops and beachs.More

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Response from Cilla R, Owner at Anchor's RestResponded 5 January 2018

Dear mkiral_535632 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Anchor's Rest Guest House which we do appreciate. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found that the Guest House is well situated with regards to the airport,...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$103 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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894Andrea894
10 May 2016|
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Response from Cilla R | Property representative |
Hi Andrea During the week (Monday through to Friday) breakfast is served from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Over the weekends breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. For guests who have an early flight to catch we put a continental... More
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LynMWales
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Anchor's Rest is two blocks from the beach, so it won't take more than five minutes leisurely walking to reach the Promenade. There are Tour Guides who would happily take you out for half day, or full day tours and they... More
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"Garden apartments provide a quiet peaceful space.."
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"Ask for the room with access to the garden, then you also have easy access to the backyard exit"
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"Cheetah room was lovely, private little garden and patio. and still close to the pool and bar area"
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"Rooms leading out on to the garden are beautifully peaceful."
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